As aerospace accelerates toward a more electric future, Rolls-Royce has secured a jumpstart on its strategic goals in the sector with the surprise acquisition of Siemens’ electric and hybrid-electric aerospace propulsion unit. Based in Germany and Hungary, Siemens’ eAircraft business has been developing all-electric and hybrid-electric propulsion systems for aircraft such as Eviation’s Alice nine-seat commuter aircraft and the Airbus-Rolls E-Fan X hybrid-electric ...

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