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LiBAT develops lightweight battery powerful enough to sustain flight

22 March 2021

Using electricity from renewable energy sources to power airplanes could cut overall greenhouse gas emissions drastically.

Racer’s centre fuselage completed and ready to leave Romania

15 March 2021

Romania’s RoRCraft consortium, formed by INCAS -National Institute for Aerospace Research Elia Cafaroli- and the aerospace company ROMAERO, has finalised the centre fuselage of the Racer demonstrator, which has been presented today in an event held in Bucharest.

Axel Krein on progress in aircraft and engines by 2050 at the Académie de l’air et de l’espace

11 March 2021

Clean Sky 2’s Executive Director Axel Krein spoke at the Académie de l’air et de l’espace (Air and Space Academy)’s event entitled ‘Air transport in crisis and the climate challenge: Towards new paradigms'.

Clean Sky 2 technology progress – contribution to the environmental performance of the next generation of aircraft

09 March 2021

Aernnova Aerospace SA and the Bioengineering and Aerospace Engineering department at the University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) are hosting an online conference on Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 March 2021.

“Fly high, fly green – climate-neutral aviation by 2050” Axel Krein @ Industry Days

24 February 2021

The impact of aviation on all of our lives is immense. What needs to be done to make aviation greener, without compromising on the economic gains that the sector brings?

EU to set up a new European Partnership for Clean Aviation

23 February 2021

Today, the European Commission announced its proposal for the future European Partnerships, in a number of strategic industrial sectors including aviation and as

A “tail” of better aerodynamics: NEXTTRIP

23 February 2021

The empennage, also known as the “tail” of an aircraft, provides much-needed stability and directional control to the plane.

New thermoplastic compound with increased electrical conductivity produced by ECOFUNEL

19 February 2021

Transitioning metal parts to composite materials within the environmental control system (ECS) has two main benefits: reducing weight and negating the need for harmful chromium surface treatments.

PERF-AI optimises flight trajectories and reduces emissions with artificial intelligence

11 February 2021

The PERF-AI project has developed a fully functional prototype that analyses historical flight data to generate accurate performance models of individual aircraft.

Best of both whirls: the RACER synthesises speed with VTOL capability

26 January 2021

The RACER, which combines the vertical agility of a helicopter with the pace of a fixed-wing aircraft, demonstrates the possibilities of pan-European aeronautical collaboration facilitated through the Clean Sky ecosystem.

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