Airbus’s Hybrid Helicopter-Plane Racer

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Airbus has introduced an innovative aircraft known as the Racer, which stands out as a helicopter-plane hybrid. This pioneering technology, still in the demonstration phase, promises to revolutionize air travel with its unique design and performance capabilities. Unlike traditional aircraft, the Racer combines the vertical takeoff and landing capabilities of a helicopter with the speed of an airplane, potentially transforming various sectors of aviation.

The high cost of cleaner skies: the path to net-zero emissions for European aviation

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The European aviation sector faces a huge challenge in its quest for net zero carbon emissions by 2050. With the promise of cleaner aviation comes a high price tag, as industry experts estimate that more than €800 billion in extra costs will be needed to meet the ambitious target.