Airbus is betting on hydrogen-powered aircraft to address climate change. Photo: AFP
Airbus is betting on hydrogen-powered aircraft to address climate change. Photo: AFP
Aviation

Airbus confident of delivering hydrogen-powered aircraft by 2035 as it looks to address climate change

  • European planemaker is likely to produce a short or medium-range aircraft at first, and then scale up, CEO Guillaume Faury says
  • Airbus will also research an ‘extra performance wing’ capable of changing shape during flight to secure greater efficiencies and reduce emissions

Airbus is betting on hydrogen-powered aircraft to address climate change. Photo: AFP
Airbus is betting on hydrogen-powered aircraft to address climate change. Photo: AFP
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