Airbus Group SAS – Airbus Group Innovations (AGI-F)

Airbus Group is a global market leader with decades of expertise in aerospace, defence and related products and services founded on 10 July 2000 by DaimlerChrysler Aerospace GmbH, Aerospatiale Matra S.A. and Construciones Aeronáuticas (CASA). Since then Airbus Group has become the largest aerospace and defence company in Europe and is currently the second largest worldwide having generated revenues of € 49.1 billion and employed a workforce of over 133,000 in 2011.

Airbus Group promotes cutting-edge technologies and scientific excellence to contribute to global progress and to deliver solutions for the challenges posed by such societal issues as environmental protection, mobility, defence and security, and safety. Airbus Group Innovations is the research & technology production facility of the Airbus Group. With sites in France, Germany, China, Russia, Spain, Singapore, UK and a workforce of more than 700, it provides world-class capabilities in aeronautics, defence and space research topics.

Role in the project

Airbus Group Innovations will deliver industrial use-cases for ComBoNDT applications. Efforts will be put on the Shock Wave Adhesion Test technique for post-bonding assessment and on the cross evaluation of the technologies developed in the project, with performance assessment.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 636494.

This project is endorsed by the European Aeronautics Science Network - EASN.

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