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Airbus to Manufacture Three Full-Size Prototype Aircraft Wings

The ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ research and technology programme at Airbus has reached a key milestone with the assembly of its first full-size wing prototype. The programme will not only test the latest composite materials and new technologies in aerodynamics and wing architecture but, importantly, explore how wing manufacturing and industrialisation can be improved to meet future demand as the sector emerges from the pandemic. Published by on 24 September 2021.