I read this piece of article on web. It was usual news-type article except the last line which caught my attention.
You go through it; perhaps your aeronautical mind will catch the word!!
"The fuel-efficient engine developed by General Electric for The Boeing
In a statement, GE said, "The GEnx engine took to the skies today in
The 787 will be a much more electric plane than previous commercial jetliners, and will not use bleed air from the engines to run certain systems."
So far so good, but the word electric plane stuck me and upon investigating found some good facts about the Boeing’s new airliner
We know much about the new jet's composite wings and fuselage, its cabin innovations and the next-generation, fuel-efficient engines, but what is this "electric”? To find out get going