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Acubed houses high-impact projects to enable the next age of aviation


Transforming risk into opportunity to build the future of flight

As Airbus’ Silicon Valley innovation centre, Acubed is building the future of the aerospace industry by pursuing high-value, high-impact innovation projects to enable the next age of aviation.


Acubed is Airbus' first innovation centre. We are ideally located in Silicon Valley, the world’s leading innovation hub and home to many of the world’s largest high-tech companies and start-ups. We drive innovation by focusing on technical domains in which Silicon Valley enjoys a clear competitive advantage, including artificial intelligence, autonomy, data analytics, rapid prototyping and digital communications.


Our mission is three-fold:

·         To build the future of flight now

·         To leverage world-class talent within the Silicon Valley ecosystem

·         To partner with and provide value to many different Airbus teams

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Our people

Our people are engineers, designers and world-class experts who take a multidisciplinary approach to intellectual discovery. They love working with their eyes wide open in a world without boundaries. Curious and passionate, they are committed to out-of-box thinking to deliver innovation in the fastest, most agile way possible.

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