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Connected Fleet Roles

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Teams will be exploring multi-modal connectivity options for connected fleets through networking between aircraft, satellite and terrestrial connections –...Teams will be exploring multi-modal connectivity options for connected fleets through networking between aircraft, satellite and terrestrial connections –...
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Design and Digital Factory Roles

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Faster decision making and improved performance in end-to-end product development processes will be the focus of the digital PDP,...Faster decision making and improved performance in end-to-end product development processes will be the focus of the digital PDP,...
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Electrification Roles

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Through electrification and hybridisation, we are driving a step change in air vehicle performance. This is enabled by the...Through electrification and hybridisation, we are driving a step change in air vehicle performance. This is enabled by the...
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Urban Air Mobility (UAM) Roles

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We will be testing and assessing new concepts for travel and transportation in urban areas by developing radical concepts...We will be testing and assessing new concepts for travel and transportation in urban areas by developing radical concepts...
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Airbus BizLab startups accelerator season 3

Airbus BizLab: Accelerating innovation globally

After a record number of applications, Airbus’ accelerator kicks off its third season with 11 international startups from the...After a record number of applications, Airbus’ accelerator kicks off its third season with 11 international startups from the aerospace sector and a new approach to helping humanitarian organisations.
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Funding for urban air mobility pioneers

Airbus and investor HAX have joined forces to accelerate the development of Urban Air Mobility through a four-month programme...Airbus and investor HAX have joined forces to accelerate the development of Urban Air Mobility through a four-month programme that will help startups drive innovation in the sector.
Airbus Blade

Improving aviation’s carbon footprint with BLADE

Targeting a 5% cut in an aeroplane’s CO2 emissions by reducing wing friction, Airbus has successfully completed the maiden...Targeting a 5% cut in an aeroplane’s CO2 emissions by reducing wing friction, Airbus has successfully completed the maiden flight of its A340 laminar-flow “BLADE” test demonstrator aircraft.
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Putting urban transport into the third dimension, together

Innovations in technology and the digital transformation of business means that a solution to urban transport congestion is in...Innovations in technology and the digital transformation of business means that a solution to urban transport congestion is in sight, according to Mathias Thomsen, General Manager for Urban Air...
Airbus XO Chatbot illustration

Chatbots: a smarter way to work

Chatbots are a hot topic in technology development and Airbus is exploring their use across the company - from...Chatbots are a hot topic in technology development and Airbus is exploring their use across the company - from business administration to manufacturing and from customer services to the...
Airbus XO Connectivity

Connectivity: transforming aviation operations and the passenger experience

Demand for connectivity in aerospace is growing fast, not just from passengers but also from airlines and aircraft manufacturers...Demand for connectivity in aerospace is growing fast, not just from passengers but also from airlines and aircraft manufacturers keen to make their operations more efficient by harnessing live...
BizLab Africa4Future Challenge

Fly your ideas in Cape Town

Airbus BizLab, our business accelerator programme, is expanding its search for a new generation of aerospace startups and entrepreneurs,...Airbus BizLab, our business accelerator programme, is expanding its search for a new generation of aerospace startups and entrepreneurs, this time in Southern Africa.

VR inflight entertainment: an unrestricted view

A dive into the future of IFE VR with Inflight VR which just completed a six-month business accelerator programme...A dive into the future of IFE VR with Inflight VR which just completed a six-month business accelerator programme driven by Airbus BizLab, our start-up incubator.