Airbus has won a patent for a hypersonic plane, but Concorde’s hydrogen-powered successor is unlikely to leave the drawing board any time soon. The European planemaker’s proposal would slash the journey time from Paris to Tokyo to under three hours, from 12 hours.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2015
Airbus unions in Europe today ordered a strike to protest against planned job cuts, including 1,600 in the UK, as shares of parent company EADS tumbled on the announcement that work on the A380’s slow-selling freighter version had halted
Fri, 02 Mar, 2007
President Vladimir Putin, meeting with EU leaders on Friday, will seek to advance Russia’s economic interests in Europe, defend its handling of foreign investors in its major oil and gas projects and deflect criticism of its heavy-handed response in a dispute with Georgia.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2006