Hydrogen-powered Airbus A380 to take flight this decade

Airbus will this decade fly a hydrogen-powered Airbus A380 airliner as it lays the foundations to offer commercial zero-emissions aircraft by 2035. The aerospace corporation on Tuesday (Feb 22) confirmed its A380 plans as part of a new collaboration with CFM International, a 50/50 joint venture between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines. Together, the parties will play a crucial role in getting the Airbus A3980, equipped with liquid hydrogen tanks, off the ground and into the skies.

It was in September 2020 when Airbus made great commitments to hydrogen, with the unveiling of three hydrogen-based concepts,…

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