Articles tagged “Zunum”

U.S.-Based Electric Jet Startup Zunum Books Its First Customer

U.S.-Based Electric Jet Startup Zunum Books Its First Customer

Julie Johnsson and Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

In April, JetSuite said it had accepted an investment from Qatar Airways. We wondered what JetSuite planned to do with the cash. Now we have a better idea. JetSuite plans to invest in electric jets. This is an intriguing idea. Let's hope it works.

1 year ago

JetBlue-Backed Zunum Plans to Produce a Small Hybrid-Electric Plane by 2022

JetBlue-Backed Zunum Plans to Produce a Small Hybrid-Electric Plane by 2022

Brian Sumers, Skift

Don't let recent news fool you. This is a promising development, but we're still far from a world in which a substantial number of passengers fly on a hybrid-electric plane.

2 years ago

Boeing and JetBlue will Help Fund a Startup’s Electric Airplane

Boeing and JetBlue will Help Fund a Startup’s Electric Airplane

Mary Schlangenstein and Julie Johnsson , Bloomberg

We're all for forward-thinking, environmentally conscious manufacturers and airlines. But do we think this thing will ever fly for any airline?

3 years ago