Revolutionising Spaceflight Using Only Proven Technology

by David Ashford, Founder and Director of Bristol Spaceplanes Limited This lecture describes a launch vehicle development roadmap that uses only proven technology and that could lead to a thousand-fold reduction in the cost of sending people to orbit within about 15 years.   This would clearly revolutionise spaceflight and create a new space age.   The roadmap involves … Continue reading Revolutionising Spaceflight Using Only Proven Technology

Electrifying Flight – From Concept to Reality

By a representative from E-Fan X Team How will Airbus continue to innovate and revolutionise the aircraft industry in the future, where a step change in technologies such as electric motors and batteries is required to realise sustainable flight? The E-Fan X team are taking challenging steps today to understand the barriers to electric flight … Continue reading Electrifying Flight – From Concept to Reality