Airbus SE (Euronext Paris: AIR)

New nano-barrier could strengthen spacecraft payloads

Airbus and the University of Surrey, England, have developed a robust multilayer nano-barrier for ultra-lightweight and stable carbon fibre reinforced polymers. It could be used to build instruments for future space missions. Airbus has been using Carbon fibre reinforced polymers…

How are large-scale SAR operations coordinated?

Do you think that exercises like this could be useful for other agencies or other countries? It is a very good program and we’re firm believers in it. We know it’s a big undertaking in terms of logistics and support,…

Protecting Earth from asteroids: Airbus has a solution

The threat is real: on 15 February 2013, a previously undetected meteorite exploded in the atmosphere above Russia’s Ural Mountains, and the resulting shock wave caused extensive damage and injuries. Asteroids are larger than meteorites, and they have created at…

A330-800 receives joint EASA and FAA Type Certification

. Paving the way for entry into service this year . New technologies bring longer range and double-digit fuel burn reduction for airlines Toulouse, 13th February 2020 – The A330-800 has received joint Type Certification from the European Aviation Safety…

H160: A digital ambition

Increased safety Monitoring airworthiness is another benefit of this digitalisation process. From the logcards (parts identification) and logbooks (maintenance book) to the Fleet monitoring application, the entire maintenance and airworthiness chain has been digitalised. There is no more manual data…

Airbus reports Full-Year (FY) 2019 results, delivers on guidance

. Record commercial aircraft deliveries . Strong underlying financial performance, FY 2019 guidance achieved . EUR -3.6 billion penalties recognised for agreements with authorities . A400M EUR -1.2 billion charge; export assumptions revised . Revenues EUR 70.5 billion, +11% YoY;…