2017: students harness the latest tech and digital tools for Fly Your Ideas challenges and beyond

Dec 12, 2017

December is here, and we have been looking back on some of the highlights of the year – what a year 2017 has been! Following the launch of the 5th edition of the Fly Your Ideas challenge at ...

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From V-Formation flight to Vahana

Nov 27, 2017

Geoffrey Bower is the Chief Engineer for Vahana, an electric, self-piloted, vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft project. He works at Airbus’ A3 facility, our advanced projects operation in ...

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Why building a better world starts with more women in STEM

Nov 10, 2017

Women make up 50% of the global population, but only 35% of students studying Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects, and just 8% of engineering, manufacturing and ...

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Better aircraft connectivity for improved passenger experience

Nov 07, 2017

Prepare to keep your phone switched on during take-off and landing! New satellite systems will shortly enable aircraft to be connected better than ever before. With the majority of travellers taking ...

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Try Before You Fly - The Airbus ‘Demonstrator’ Programme

Nov 06, 2017

As Airbus looks for new and better ways to fly, we need to develop products much more quickly than has been traditional in the aerospace sector. The ‘Demonstrator’ programme is central to this ...

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