Will regional carrier Widerøe be the first airline to provide an electric-powered commercial aircraft in 2026?

The partnership between Rolls-Royce and airframer Tecnam was announced last year, however they’ve just connected the dots, expanding on Rolls-Royce 2019 partnership with Widerøe. Their combined goal is to deliver an all-electric passenger aircraft for Widerøe, the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, and a plan to enter revenue service in 2026. The idea of electric aircraft…

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Lego, I’m Your Biggest Fan

Here’s a a little bit of fan for you from Farnborough. Rolls Royce has unveiled a perfect replica of it’s Trent 1000 engine, made entirely from 152,455 lego bricks. As stated in Flight Global‘s report, the engine was revealed as part of its innovation zone at the airshow. Much like the engine itself it was built…

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