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CityAirbus cityscape

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.
Robotics

Achieving automation on the factory floor

We are not replacing humans, rather we’re re-defining workmates. We are not replacing humans, rather we’re re-defining workmates.

Propulsion technologies – beyond the battery

Batteries have always been a weighty issue in holding back electric flight. If we filled up an A320 with the...Batteries have always been a weighty issue in holding back electric flight. If we filled up an A320 with the best batteries available on the market today, without any passengers...