fbpx
Airbus Flightlab – Testing To Turn Dreams Into Aircraft

Airbus Flightlab – Testing To Turn Dreams Into Aircraft

Airbus has a dedicated flight testing arm, that it calls the Flightlab Team. And an Airbus A350 is its most recent new Flightlab. But it won’t be the last! Airbus is keen to push its image as a strong, engineering company. They are also pursuing some demanding new...
Harbour Air To Resume Electric Test Flights

Harbour Air To Resume Electric Test Flights

Canada’s Harbour Air plan to recommence test flights with its all-electric seaplane, to move it closer to carrying paying passengers. In December of 2019, Harbour Air performed the first flight of what they termed “[the] World’s first commercial electric airplane”. Of...
100% Sustainable Fuels For All Boeing Aircraft By 2030?

100% Sustainable Fuels For All Boeing Aircraft By 2030?

On Friday, Boeing committed to making its aircraft capable of running on 100% sustainable fuels by the end of the decade. Its commitment includes both its future and its current aircraft! But what does it all mean? There have already been a number of well-publicised...
Hydrogen Combustion: Airbus Explains Further

Hydrogen Combustion: Airbus Explains Further

Airbus recently published some more information about details of its hydrogen plans. The manufacturer sees a lot of potential in this technology, and is testing to find which methods exploit it best. When many of us hear of hydrogen’s use as a fuel, the subject...
Hybrid Airliners? Aircraft Lessor Thinks So

Hybrid Airliners? Aircraft Lessor Thinks So

Aircraft lessors now expect both Airbus and Boeing to start developing hybrid technology-airliners. Those should replace their current new aircraft with efficient jet engines. Air Lease Corporation CEO Steven Udvar-Hazy said last week that manufacturers are reaching...