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Powering up the electric racing plane of the future

Development of the first electric race airplane has taken a major leap forward due to an innovative partnership announced between the University of Nottingham and Air Race E. A new integrated…

From  Emma Lowry on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 213 plays 0  

Electric Catapult for Civilian Aircraft

From  Paul Hodgson on June 8th, 2017 0 likes 90 plays 0  

Towards A Silent Aircraft - Professor Dame Ann Dowling

Professor Dame Ann Dowling is President of the Royal Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the Royal Society. She is a mechanical engineer specialising in low emission combustion, acoustics and…

From  Debs Storey on February 1st, 2016 0 likes 116 plays 0  

Electronics in Aviation at the University of Nottingham

Professor Pat Wheeler talks us through the future of electronics in aviation in order to lessen the environmental impact of aircraft. The University of Nottingham is a leading organisation in this…

From  Digital Communications on June 14th, 2013 0 likes 594 plays 0  

Working with Boeing to Recycle Carbon Fibre Composites from Aircraft

In desert 'aircraft graveyards', where retired planes often go when flight service ends, good parts are removed and sold and many materials are recycled. Increasingly popular strong, light…

From  Digital Communications on May 16th, 2013 0 likes 278 plays 0