Our purpose in action
The NH90 rescues six in the grip of an offshore storm
The recovery of six people from the storm-torn yacht Don Quijote turned into an extraordinary rescue. Lieutenant Jean-Baptiste describes a mission he will never forget.
How to store liquid hydrogen for zero-emission flight
Hydrogen is critical to Airbus’ aim of developing the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft by 2035. This will require an innovative approach to fuel storage. Airbus is now designing cutting-edge liquid hydrogen tanks to facilitate a new era of sustainable aviation.
This chase aircraft is tracking 100% SAF’s emissions performance
The latest test flight of an A350 operating on 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) has mobilised DLR’s Falcon 20E to capture and analyse in-flight data. Flying within 100 metres during the test campaign, the two aircraft are already delivering invaluable insight, the preliminary observations of which point to the positive impact of SAF on aircraft emissions.
2021: another busy year for space
Launch of Airbus Atlantic, a new global player for aerostructures
France becomes first H160 law enforcement customer
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