Small Turboprop Regional Aircraft May be possible: Do228 “electric”

The company Dornier has started developing with Siemens an electric-hybrid version of a Dornier 228. More info here: https://aircraftperformance.software/files/DLRK_2017_Juretzko.pdf
And here:
https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/69418-siemens-ruag-and-others-eye-debut-of-electric-do228-in-2020

Do you think they’ll make it? I really think and hope so!

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Credit: Dornier

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Making an aircraft that works is only half the fight, the infrastructure also needs to happen, it would need to be a more system wide change than one small aircraft type

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