07/04/2019 Liebherr Signs Joint Declaration of European Aviation Research Stakeholders Related to Clean Aviation in Horizon Europe

Liebherr-Aerospace is one of the major participants of Clean Sky, Europe’s largest research program developing innovative and cutting-edge aircraft technology.

Liebherr-Aerospace is one of the major participants of Clean Sky, Europe’s largest research program developing innovative and cutting-edge aircraft technology.

Twenty-three Aeronautics Industry leaders incl. representatives of Liebherr-Aerospace, Research Organizations and University Associations across Europe signed on June 19th 2019 in Paris (France) a Joint Declaration of European Aviation Research Stakeholders Related to Clean Aviation in Horizon Europe. In this declaration, they express their strong commitment to a future European partnership that can lead the way towards a deep decarbonisation of aviation by 2050. The partnership should build on the progress made under the Clean Sky programs, and develop further-reaching innovations and concrete roadmaps for their implementation in a new breed of aircraft from 2030 and beyond.

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To be ready for the aircraft that will enter service in the future, Liebherr-Aerospace, in line with the long-term vision of the Liebherr Group, consistently invests above industry-average ratios into the R&D activities in its fields of expertise: landing gears, flight controls, actuation, gears, gearboxes, and air management systems.

In particular, Liebherr works on such topics as next generations of electric actuators, e taxiing, electric wing, electric environmental control system, auxiliary power generation systems, hydraulic power supply, and thermal and power management on-board the aircraft.

The future of aviation has begun – find out in our story how Liebherr is a part of it.

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