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                        Tech challenges & competitions

                        Tech challenges & competitions

                        Targeting disruptive growth

                        Each year, Airbus sponsors a variety of tech challenges and competitions from around the world. Our aim is to achieve disruptive growth by tapping into bright minds who are ready to solve real-world problems with a technology-based product that keeps the end user in mind.

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                        Fly Your Ideas

                        Challenging students to transform the world of aerospace

                        Airbus Quantum Computing Challenge

                        Airbus Quantum Computing Challenge

                        Bringing flight physics into the quantum era



                        Co-innovation using artificial intelligence

                        First Teams Enter The Inaugural Electric Aircraft Air Race

                        Air Race E

                        The world's first all-electric airplane race

                        Other challenges sponsored by Airbus

                        •             Act in Space

                        •             Airbus Multi-Data Challenge

                        •             Copernicus Hackathon programme

                        •             Défi INSA AI (in French only)

                        •             INNOspace Masters

                        •             OneAtlas Sandbox

                        •             Space Exploration Masters

                        •             The Moon Race (2019 - 2024)

                        Discover our focus areas

                        Airbus UAM Cityscape

                        Innovation at Airbus

                        Shaping the future of aerospace

                        Airbus Urban Mobility

                        Airbus Urban Mobility

                        Taking urban transport into the sky

                        Future technology

                        Future technology

                        Leveraging the technologies that will revolutionise our world

                        Open Innovation

                        Open Innovation

                        Translating innovative ideas into aerospace breakthroughs

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