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Altiscope: building blueprints for the sky

With the development of new types of aircraft, including drones and autonomous air taxis, the airspace above us is...With the development of new types of aircraft, including drones and autonomous air taxis, the airspace above us is becoming increasingly busy. Airbus is working on a project to...
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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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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...
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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...
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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...
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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.
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Deep data: the beating heart of flight

Harnessing the power of deep, in-service data to support the digital transformation of the aerospace industry.Harnessing the power of deep, in-service data to support the digital transformation of the aerospace industry.

Meeting the next generation of tech pioneers at VivaTech

Expanding our innovation ecosystem by meeting startups from around the world at the Paris-based VivaTech industry event — with...Expanding our innovation ecosystem by meeting startups from around the world at the Paris-based VivaTech industry event — with agility and new technologies top of the agenda.

Planes can talk, let’s listen

Data is challenging every industry around the world. Today’s data scientists and engineers can shape a radically new vision...Data is challenging every industry around the world. Today’s data scientists and engineers can shape a radically new vision for the aerospace industry.

The very real benefits of virtual reality

The mission of our ProtoSpace Department is simple – go out and find technologies and people that can transform...The mission of our ProtoSpace Department is simple – go out and find technologies and people that can transform the way we work.

I Fly A380: Using digitalisation to listen and serve

I Fly A380 is simple in concept – it facilitates booking a flight according to your aircraft preference. But...I Fly A380 is simple in concept – it facilitates booking a flight according to your aircraft preference. But it is adding tangible value to the 60% of passengers...