Webinar: Hydrogen Propulsion – Promise and Challenges

This webinar took place January 22, 2021.

Hydrogen is emerging as one of the paths forward for aviation to become more environmentally sustainable. But the implementation challenges are substantial and many technology options still have to be explored.

Aviation Week is bringing together industry and airlines to discuss the potential of hydrogen and what customers want for it to become a realistic exit strategy from fossil fuels. 

Watch the full recording above.


  • Paul Eremenko, CEO, Universal Hydrogen
  • Andreas Kollbye Aks, Chief Strategy Officer, Widerøe AS
  • Nico Buchholz, Former Lufthansa VP fleet planning and is an expert in airline fleet planning
  • Olof Nittinger, Head of Aircraft Evaluation and Market Intelligence, Lufthansa Group Fleet Procurement, Specification and Sales

Moderated by Graham Warwick, Executive Editor, Technology, Aviation Week Network

For more from Graham and Paul Eremenko, you can listen to the latest Check 6 podcast on How Universal Hydrogen Plans To Disrupt Aviation.

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