America’s Cup a Win for Airbus Airbus is working on a redesign of its A320 “Sharklet” wingtips as a result of developing a new manufacturing process for the foil on a high-speed yacht competing in this year’s America’s Cup race. Airbus is an industry partner on Oracle Team USA, the defending team in the 2017 America’s Cup having won in 2010 and 2013. The European manufacturer has provided about 30 engineers and specialist expertise in hydraulics, control ...

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