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Hot topic: Clean Sky's 'Environmentally friendly fire protection' system

16 March 2020

For the past four decades, the cargo holds of airplanes have been protected with fire-suppression and extinguishing systems that use Halon 1301.

A step closer to the practical use of high voltage at 270 VDC in fast helicopters

10 March 2020

The use of high voltage systems will ensure that helicopters have access to stronger sources of electricity, which will increase power efficiency and reduce weight.

Joining the dots with Clean Sky's Eco Design Transverse Activity

09 March 2020

The Eco Design Transverse Activity (TA) aims to promote and coordinate ITD and IADP projects to significantly reduce the ecological impact of future air vehicles, focusing mainly around the non-ope

The next generation Multifunctional Fuselage Demonstrator — leveraging thermoplastics for cleaner skies

02 March 2020

In order to leverage the full potential of thermoplastic composites in aviation, the Next Generation Multifunctional Fuselage Demonstration (MFFD) project is progressing

Aerospace Europe Conference: Clean Sky’s path to climate-neutral aviation in focus

25 February 2020

Clean Sky’s progress towards climate-neutral aviation in Europe was in the spotlight today at the opening of the Aerospace Europe Conference organised by 3AF in Bordeaux,

Hot topics at Clean Sky’s Low NOx and Advanced Combustion Technologies Workshop: preparing the roadmap!

24 February 2020

While CO2 emissions and decarbonisation are receiving unprecedented levels of attention - and rightly so - considering the greenhouse gas issue, Nitrogen Oxide

Clean Sky in Poland for Info Day on 11th Call for Proposals

19 February 2020

Clean Sky was in Poland on 13 February for an Info Day on the 11th Call for Proposals, which was held at the Convention and Exhibition Centre of the Podkarpack

The balance of power: Clean Sky's Energy Optimised Regional Aircraft

18 February 2020

Regional air traffic is growing at an average annual rate of 6% (versus 5% of total commercial aviation), and regional aircraft represent over 33% of the worldwide commer

Lightweight materials and efficient manufacturing bring environmental benefits to cargo doors

17 February 2020

A major delivery was made recently in Clean Sky 2’s work on the next generation of cargo doors and aircraft structures, which is being led by Saab together with several p

Thematic topics explored at Clean Sky’s Intelligent Cockpit workshop

13 February 2020

Thematic topics were the focus of a workshop on the future Intelligent Cockpit, organised on 5 February by Clean Sky and industry members including Airbus, Dassault, Hone