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Tissandier electric motor and propeller, as displayed at 1881 Electricity Exposition

Electricity can be used for propulsion or for powering other systems aboard an aircraft.

In a different vein, meteorologists were excited to use aircraft to probe atmospheric electricity.[1]


  1. See discussion of Tuma and Le Cadet in: A. Cléry, "Études sur l'Electricité atmosphérique", L'Aérophile, Vol. 8, No. 4, April 1900, p. 54.
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Keywords Electronics, Communication, FR 12.6
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