Regional Startups Heart, Deutsche Aircraft Name Suppliers
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Swedish startup Heart Aerospace has selected France’s Latecoere to complete preliminary design of the doors for its ES-19 all-electric 19-seat regional airliner which is planned to enter service in 2026.
Airbus Sees Micro-Hybridization As First Step In Electrification
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As Airbus is exploring several technologies to drastically cut and eventually eliminate an aircraft’s CO2 emissions, its design engineers are considering micro-hybridization as a starting point in electrification.
Global Aviation Stakeholders Commit To 10% SAF Target By 2030
A voluntary commitment to achieve 10% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) use in global aviation by 2030 has been announced by 60 companies in the World Economic Forum’s Clean Skies for Tomorrow Coalition.
Inmarsat Unveils ‘OneFi’ As Passenger IFEC Demand Grows
Industry analysts are seeing connectivity usage in the aircraft cabin growing three times faster than passenger growth as post-pandemic consumer behaviors have increased demand for all onboard digital services.
U.S. DOJ Files Antitrust Suit Against American Airlines-JetBlue Alliance
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The U.S. Justice Department (DOJ), along with six states and the District of Columbia, has filed a lawsuit seeking to block the partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways in Boston and New York City.
What Does Titanium Sponge Show About Aircraft Production Recovery?
How fast will U.S. military jet and large commercial aircraft build rates pick up? According to one new Wall Street report on titanium sponge, a key import for new-generation airliners, maybe not so fast.
When former Airbus chief technology officer Paul Eremenko cofounded Universal Hydrogen in 2020, his goal was to prove out a hydrogen infrastructure for aviation ahead of Airbus and Boeing making technical decisions on their next generations of single-aisle airliners in the latter half of this decade.
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