EADS Unveils Cri-Cri Four-Engine All-Electric Acrobatic Aircraft

By: Katie Cordrey - Published: Jun 30, 2010   Updated: Mar 23 2011 • References: eads & fastcompany
The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) introduced Cri-Cri, the world's first four-engine all-electric acrobatic aircraft at the Green Aviation Show in Le Bourget, France, in June 2010.

Cri-Cri has been under development for a number of years. At first, it used a gasoline-powered engine, but the latest incarnation is an all-electric acrobatic aircraft with stunt plane quality performance.

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