Airplane Manufacturer Proposes Decreasing Emissions By Shortening Flights

Airplane Manufacturer Proposes Decreasing Emissions By Shortening Flights

Airbus proposes 5 platform changes for air travel by 2050, lessening CO2 emissions and minimizing travel time.

Karen Summerson
  • 18 september 2012

Airbus launched their Smarter Skies proposal this week, unveiling new research, polls, and several projected solutions, which they hope to implement by the year 2050. The concept image below highlights their five platform changes, including decreased CO2 emissions, assisted take-off’s called ‘eco-climbs,’ and V flight formation patterns. Click the image below to expand.

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