Designing the Future

Designing the Future

Boeing is developing innovative solutions and technologies to meet environmental requirements and challenges for our customers and industry. 

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Investing in a Cleaner Future
Finding solutions to some of the tough environmental issues facing the aerospace industry isn’t easy or fast. But Jill Seebergh and a team of engineers and scientists in Boeing’s Chemical Technology Group aren’t daunted by the long lead times in research and development. “Developing a new technology can take ten years or longer. But if you don’t take the first step and try new ideas,...
Aug 27, 2015 2:45 PM ET
Boeing, Japanese Aviation Industry Unveil Biofuel 'Roadmap' to 2020 Olympics
July 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Japanese aviation industry stakeholders have charted a course to develop sustainable aviation biofuel for flights during the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, when millions of people are expected to visit Japan. The Initiatives for Next Generation Aviation Fuels (INAF) – a consortium of 46 organizations including Boeing, ANA (...
Jul 9, 2015 4:35 PM ET
Smaller Tails, Big Breakthroughs
An airplane’s tail is unmistakable: elegant, large and often hulking. But what if reducing its size could lead to more efficient air travel? A series of tests that concluded last month on the ecoDemonstrator 757 are trying to answer that question. “That’s the coolest part — there really is potential for this to make a big impact on our products,” said Ed Whalen, a project manager...
May 21, 2015 3:10 PM ET
Boeing ecoDemonstrator 787 Tests Innovations for More Efficient Air Travel
SEATTLE, Nov. 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Boeing [NYSE: BA] ecoDemonstrator 787 has begun flight testing more than 25 new technologies aimed at improving aviation's environmental performance through every phase of flight. The Boeing ecoDemonstrator Program accelerates the testing, refinement and use of new technologies and...
Nov 17, 2014 5:00 PM ET