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NASA, LAUREN HUGHES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NASA, LAUREN HUGHES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
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NASA X-57 Maxwell aircraft simulator. NASA principal investigator Sean Clarke using the X-57 simulator that is used to prepare pilots and engineers for the flight of this electric X-plane. The simulator can be used to study ideal manoeuvres and reaction times during flight. The X-57 Maxwell is an experimental electric plane that has been in development since 2015. Photographed on 21 November 2016, at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC), California, USA.
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