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CTO Dr Sebastian Seemann and the team have demonstrated that the mechanical decoupling of the electric engines fully works.
May 22, 2024
The test campaign validates the functional EPU behaviour for normal operation as well as engine failure conditions, demonstrating that engine power loss failures will not stop or interrupt propeller operation. Full Story
The ES-30 regional hybrid-electric aircraft has a fully electric zero-emission range of 200km and an extended hybrid range of 400km.
May 22, 2024
CTO Benjamin Stabler will lead the hub, which will focus on the advancement of Heart's hybrid-electric propulsion system and other key technologies. Full Story
The G700 is now FAA and EASA type certified and customer deliveries have commenced.
May 22, 2024
EASA certification unlocks G700 deliveries for many more international customers, and Gulfstream is excited to see its next-generation fleet grow around the world. Full Story
The test facility is expected to be operational in late summer 2024.
May 22, 2024
The facility will be a cornerstone of the Lilium Jet certification programme. The rig will be used to simulate flights, for system integration testing and to verify aircraft performance through multiple flight profiles. Full Story
This year's ecoDemonstrator testing of various cabin interiors aims to help resolve the portion of the aircraft that is not reusable or recyclable, while also reducing fuel use and crew workload.
May 22, 2024
Seat cushion sensors reduce crew workload and smart galley tools improve efficiency, reduce waste. Other projects focus on single-engine taxi and digital taxi tests to reduce fuel usage and enhance safety. Full Story
New renderings of the fan-in-wing demonstrator reveal three lift fans, a refined, composite exterior and an uncrewed cockpit.
May 22, 2024
The concept is a low-drag, fan-in-wing demonstrator that combines the agility of VTOL with unprecedented speed. An Aurora and Boeing team is advancing this concept to the preliminary design phase. Full Story
May 15, 2024
The precooler increases the max speed of the turbine engine by lowering the temperature of incoming air. It is intended for Hermeus' Quarterhorse Mk 2 aircraft. Full Story
May 15, 2024
The prototype aircraft has successfully completed over 350 flight test hours plus rigorous certification tests for extreme hot and cold weather testing, bird strike, braking performance, tyre burst and windows. Full Story
May 15, 2024
Lilium is keen to leverage France’s unique aerospace heritage and vast supplier base in aerospace and electrification to expand its high-volume production capacity of the Lilium Jet. Full Story