News & Updates

The Air Current
September 6, 2023

Without a clean grid, today's plan for decarbonizing aviation won't fly

Magpie Aviation's far-out concept provides a window into the true challenges of decarbonizing flight.

Latest News
April 27, 2023

Towing the line

Interesting Engineering
April 26, 2023

Magpie Aviation may make zero-emission flights a reality

Blog posts

April 28, 2023

4. A gliding inspiration

When we stood at a whiteboard to brainstorm ideas for tackling the bulk of aviation emissions, we experienced our golden aha moment.

April 26, 2023

3. Flight testing

We believe in getting into the sky as early and often as possible. Last month, we achieved the world’s first automated aerotowing connections.

April 2, 2023

2. Why Electric?

Battery-electric vehicles are, to date, the lowest emission, the most efficient, and the lowest cost zero carbon option in existence.