The Future of Electric Aviation: Differentiating Between Myth and Reality

September 26, 2018 | State of the Market Report

Over the past 20 years, electrification of the automotive and marine sectors created growth opportunities for businesses throughout the energy industry. This year, many are having the same discussions about electrification of the aviation industry as the next big opportunity. ​This report reviews the current landscape of today’s electric aviation market, including air taxis and flying cars, small regional aircraft, and commercial airliners, highlighting key players and commercialization timelines for each. It also discusses remaining technical challenges, the impact of regulations on growth, and market outlooks contextualizing how disruptive these technologies will be on the existing aeronautical landscape.​

Coverage Areas

  • Digital Transformation
  • Owning the Energy Transition
  • The Future of Mobility

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Executive Summary
  • The rise of electrification and market segmentation
  • Assessment of technical hurdles and regulatory environment
  • Market outlook

Lead Analyst

Chloe Holzinger
Analyst