The aerospace industry is a hub of ideas and innovations. Every two weeks, we invite you to explore a fascinating innovation from our member companies that brings together social and economic benefits.

Here all the innovations are published.

  • Week 2/2019

    Pistons move up and down, creating pressure, and drive a propeller. Until the 1960s, piston engines were state of the art in aviation. Today they are…
  • Week 50/2018

    Obtaining CO2 from the exhaust gases of power plants is not a major challenge today. But what to do with the environmentally unfriendly gas? A new…
  • Week 48/2018

    Hydrogen propulsion systems are promising for the transport sector. Thanks to fuel-cell technology, the first cars and trains are already running…
  • Week 46/2018

    Internet of Things, big data, cloud computing – the buzzwords of digitalization are also driving the aviation industry. The engine manufacturer Rolls…
  • 44/2018

    Long-haul aircraft fly almost 10,000 kilometers every day – while their engines must always function reliably. There is hardly another part of the…
  • 42/2018

    Smart farming is the future of agriculture. Among other things, it enables farmers to use significantly less pesticides, nitrogen fertilizers and…
  • 40/2018

    When the term radar is used, everyone immediately pictures the same thing: large radar dishes, a flashing round screen, a monotonous beeping. Since…
  • 38/2018

    The aviation industry is growing. Over the next two decades, almost 2,000 new aircraft will be delivered every year. Before the aircraft take off for…
  • 36/2018

    In ever more densely frequented airspaces, the challenges air traffic controllers are facing are also growing. They have to coordinate more and more…
  • 34/2018

    An aircraft that combines the advantages of airplanes and helicopters? Sounds like a vision of the future? Airbus Helicopters is committed to making…