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AIRBUS

AIRBUS performed gate-to-gate demonstration (on small-scale, remote-controlled AlbatrossONE) of freely flapping wing-tips (capable of reacting/flexing to wind gusts) that will alleviate wing loads and avoid tip stall for improved aircraft performance.

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