Aerospace

Composite metal foams outperforms aluminium for use in aircraft wings

Composite metal foams outperforms aluminium for use in aircraft wings

The leading edges of aircraft wings have to meet a very demanding set of characteristics. New research shows that a…
Airbus unveils new “Bird of prey” inspired concept plane

Airbus unveils new “Bird of prey” inspired concept plane

Airbus has revealed a bird-like conceptual airliner design with the goal of inspiring the next generation of aeronautical engineers and…
GKN Delivers Demonstrator Tool for the Airbus ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ Programme

GKN Delivers Demonstrator Tool for the Airbus ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ Programme

GKN Aerospace has reached a major milestone in the ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ programme after delivering a mid-scale demonstrator tool to…
Porsche and Boeing are getting into the urban aircraft market

Porsche and Boeing are getting into the urban aircraft market

Porsche and Boeing are putting their heads together to create a new luxury, electric-powered aircraft for people who want to…
Volocopter raises $55 million to get flying taxis off the ground

Volocopter raises $55 million to get flying taxis off the ground

Volocopter has announced it signed the first closing of its Series C funding round, which is being led by Zhejiang…
Students Fly Worlds First Manned Solar-Powered Helicopter

Students Fly Worlds First Manned Solar-Powered Helicopter

A University of Maryland student team has once again achieved new aviation heights, this time by successfully lifting a helicopter…
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