The Hybrid Airplane Concept

A Unique Power Pairing

The Hutterer hybrid airplane employs two types of turbine engines which use the same type fuel: a jet engine and a turboprop. Both are used for take-off and rapid climb, but only the turboprop is used in cruise and descent phases.  This unique design stores the jet engine in the nose section when it is not needed, using the more fuel efficient turboprop in cruise.
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