A³ , Airbus outpost in Silicon Valley and SESAR JU exchange views on the future of flight

Jul. 27, 2017

“Imagine a world without boundaries, free of constraints. It’s a place to innovate, to discover, to create, to explore. Enter this world with your eyes wide open, with your ideas intact as you journey into the unknown. Dare to redefine the future.” 

This is the mission of A3 the Silicon Valley outpost of Airbus, a global leader in aviation and aerospace innovation.

On the 20th of July A3 visited the SESAR Joint Undertaking in Brussels. During a full day workshop, we deep dived into the future of flight challenges and opportunities:

  • The digital transformation of aviation
  • The future of flight and urban air mobility
  • Disruption and innovation
  • Connectivity and Automation
  • U-Space and the safe integration of drones

It was concluded that both SESAR and A3 have similar views on the ongoing disruption and the need for transformation. The discussions revealed several collaboration opportunities to be explored .