Europe’s Airbus Industries is aggressively pursuing a host of odd-looking concept airliners that employ unusual wing and engine configurations. These rad mods aren’t just for show – benefits include lower fuel consumption, reduced noise and the ability to carry bulky hydrogen tanks.How well do concept aircraft succeed?
These incredible concept aircraft push the envelope of what was – and is – possible, though often the envelopes have pushed back enough to ensure they never went into full production. The only thing these visionary designs will lift is our imaginations but in that respect they succeed… brilliantly.What is an audacious concept plane?
One audacious concept is a pane with flexible “smart wings” that change their shape to match optimal flying conditions. Europe’s Airbus Industries is aggressively pursuing a host of odd-looking concept airliners that employ unusual wing and engine configurations.What is Boeing Commercial Airplanes?
It includes the assets of the Douglas Aircraft division of the former McDonnell Douglas Corporation, which merged with Boeing in 1997. As of the beginning of 2020, BCA employed almost 65,000 people. Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) is organized as: