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December 5, 2022, 1:39 PM

Embraer Narrows Priorities For Energia Green Aircraft Family

Two Embraer Energia-family airliners—one designed to carry 19 passengers and the other 30—would employ hybrid-electric and hydrogen fuel cell technology.

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IATA director general Willie Walsh (pictured right) and chief economist Marie Owens Thomsen
Dec 6, 2022 - 9:16 AM
North American airlines will likely turn a profit this year, followed by Europe and the Middle East in 2023, according to the latest projections from IATA.
Tamarack founder and CEO Nick Guida
Dec 6, 2022 - 4:08 AM
Active winglets could lower Airbus A320 fuel burn by 10 to 15 percent, according to Tamarack Aerospace.
HyPort has opened a hydrogen refuelling station for ground vehicles at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport in France.
Dec 6, 2022 - 4:00 AM
A “green” hydrogen ecosystem ranks as a key element in the realization of Airbus’s ambitions to bring hydrogen-powered airliners to market by 2035.
Eurocontrol's functional airspace blocks for the Single European Sky concept.
Dec 5, 2022 - 4:50 PM
The implementation of the Single Europe Sky project could save up to 10 percent of CO2 emissions across the region by modernizing air traffic management.
Embraer's planned 19-seat hybrid-electric regional airliner.
Dec 5, 2022 - 1:39 PM
Two Embraer Energia-family airliners—one designed to carry 19 passengers and the other 30—would employ hybrid-electric and hydrogen fuel cell technology.
An electric-powered Robinson R44 helicopter made a 21-nm airport-to-airport flight in October.
Dec 1, 2022 - 10:36 AM
2022 has proven to be a pivotal year for the advanced air mobility industry.
Nov 30, 2022 - 9:41 AM
A new agreement between Airbus and Renault calls for joint studies into energy management and battery weight related to hybrid-electric aircraft.
Airbus is working on a hydrogen fuel system that could power a 100-seat regional airliner.
Nov 30, 2022 - 7:27 AM
Hydrogen fuel cells could power a 100-seat regional airliner, Airbus said during this week's Sustainability Summit in Toulouse.
Airbus's final assembly line for the A350 widebody airliner in Toulouse, France.
Nov 30, 2022 - 7:13 AM
At briefing with European industry group ASD, Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury said supply chain problems will last for at least another year.
Oil refining group Neste is working with Airbus on the supply of sustainable aviation fuel for airliners.
Nov 30, 2022 - 6:42 AM
A collaboration between Airbus and Neste aims to accelerate the aviation’s transition to sustainable aviation fuel, which is currently in short supply.