Photo caption, from left to right: Ron Palmatier, Customer Fleet Director – Russia / CIS Region, Pratt & Whitney, Robert Martin, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer BOC Aviation, Vladislav Filev, Co-owner and Member of the Board of Directors, S7 Airlines, Andreas Kramer, Vice President, Eastern Europe & Central Asia, Airbus.Airbus
Innovation has always been a part of Airbus’ DNA and we are focused on specific research and development areas that we believe are going to be the key drivers in building the future of flight. We’re using the core strength and capabilities of Airbus, plus an extended innovation ecosystem, to deliver our mission.
This video is a live demonstration, by Roland Naudy – A380 Cabin Marketing Director, of ‘cabin enablers’ which along with aerodynamic and operational improvements form the A380plus. These cabin enablers allow 80 additional seats to be accommodated without compromising comfort.
BepiColombo: To this day, Mercury remains the most mysterious planet of our solar system. The Sun’s glare makes it impossible to study via telescope and the extreme heat and proximity to the Sun make it hard to reach. As many questions remain unanswered, ESA and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) have teamed up for the dual spacecraft mission “BepiColombo”, named after the Italian professor Giuseppe ‘Bepi’ Colombo, which is made of 2 separate orbiters: the Mercury Planetary Orbiter (supplied by ESA) and the Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter (supplied by JAXA), and a propulsion module.
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