Thursday Throwback: GKN Aerospace Leads Development of Ground Breaking Hydrogen Propulsion System for AircraftJanuary 13, 2022 | 6 min read January 13, 2022 | 6 min read
- £54M collaborative H2GEAR programme to push hydrogen technology and accelerate aerospace decarbonisation to zero emissions
- Public-private investment and collaboration aims to create more than 3,000 UK roles
- Entry-into-service of hydrogen-powered aircraft could be as early as 2026
- Project maintains GKN Aerospace’s position at forefront of next generation of sustainable aircraft technology
GKN Aerospace will lead a ground-breaking UK collaboration programme, called H2GEAR, to develop the company’s first hydrogen propulsion system for sub-regional aircraft.