Korean Air has signed a Cooperation and Research
Agreement with Airbus to partake in the Wing of Tomorrow
The Airbus Wing of Tomorrow program is a major
international research and development activity aimed at creating
new structural and systems architectures for carbon wings in order
to improve aerodynamics and overall eco-efficiency of Airbus
Since 2009, Korean Air Aerospace Division has
supplied over 2,800 wingtip structures to Airbus for A320
aircraft, and in 2016, Korean Air Aerospace Division was selected
as the supplier for A330neo wingtips.
Korean Air Aerospace Division will now collaborate
with Airbus on the development of innovative composite structures
for installation on the Wing of Tomorrow demonstrator.