SDF and Motus Ventures investment in Cranfield Aerospace Solutions Ltd (Project Fresson will kickstart the decarbonisation of aviation)

Cranfield Aerospace Investment

Cranfield Aerospace Solutions (CAeS) is pleased to announce it has secured investment from the Strategic Development Fund (SDF), the investment arm of the Tawazun Economic Council of the UAE, and Motus Ventures, taking the current investment round to £14.4million. CAeS is a pioneer in aerospace design and the manufacture of new aircraft design concepts, complex […]

Bremen based EVIA AERO & Cranfield Aerospace Solutions (CAeS) Partner to Bring Zero Emissions, Hydrogen-Powered Air Services to Northern Europe

Handshake of directors

EVIA AERO – a start-up airline focusing on providing zero-emissions sub-regional air services within Europe – and Cranfield Aerospace Solutions – a UK SME developing a hydrogen fuel cell conversion of the 9-seat Britten Norman Islander – have entered into a strategic collaboration to bring hydrogen fuel cell-powered air services to Northern Europe. Their collaboration, […]

HydrogenOne and Safran Announce a Joint Investment in CAeS

HydrogenOne and Safran Announce a Joint Investment in CAeS

HydrogenOne Capital Growth plc and Safran announce a joint investment in UK passenger flight innovator Cranfield Aerospace. London (UK), Paris (France) 24 March 2022 – HydrogenOne Capital Growth plc and Safran Corporate Ventures are pleased to announce that they have signed definitive agreements for a common investment in Cranfield Aerospace Solutions Ltd (“CAeS”) as part […]

ICCT Study Confirms Viability of Hydrogen-Powered Aircraft for Short-Haul Aviation


By ADS Advance Magazine The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) has published a new study which finds that hydrogen-powered aircraft could cap emissions from passenger aviation with policy support and ‘look surprisingly viable from a design perspective’. According to the ICCT white paper – Performance analysis of evolutionary hydrogen-powered aircraft – liquid hydrogen combustion aircraft […]

easyJet Partners with Cranfield Aerospace Solutions

easyjet logo

easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has announced it is working with Cranfield Aerospace Solutions (CAeS) to support the development of its hydrogen fuel cell propulsion system for commercial aircraft, as part of the airline’s ambition to de-carbonise aviation. Cranfield Aerospace Solutions is developing its hydrogen fuel cell propulsion system for an existing 9 seat Britten-Norman Islander […]