CLEVELAND (WJW) – We all know about electric cars… but how about taking a trip one day on an electric airplane?

Well, folks at NASA Glenn are working with many other engineers to get that idea off the ground.

And as we continue our look at black history you are going to meet a local man who is helping that, and many other projects get off the ground.

FOX 8’s Roosevelt Leftwich has the story. Watch in the video above.