We Make It Fly

We Make It Fly

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From Startup to Aerospace Giant: The Story of Airbus


4 Fernando Alonso: Testing, testing, 1, 2, 3
Sep 17 • 23 min
The introduction to this episode comes from Paris Air Show where aircraft are on display in the air and on the ground. But before they reach Le Bourget’s tarmac, or even go near any runway, they go through intensive testing procedures. “Safety first” is…
3 Jacques Rocca: A knight at the museum
Sep 3 • 20 min
Jacques Rocca is Airbus’s History Man. He sees the company’s achievements as part of a heritage that should be preserved. His passion to ensure that the past can be put on display now, led him to join the ‘AIRitage Project’ that collects and preserves…
2 Grazia Vittadini: Technically speaking
Aug 20 • 23 min
The Paris Air Show is the place where the industry and the public gather every two years to discover what’s new and exciting in the world of aviation. Airbus’s Chief Technology Officer is always in demand during the show, meeting with potential customers…
1 Barbara Kracht: Badge 007 – stirred, but not shaken
Jul 23 • 24 min
In this episode Barbara Kracht – one of Airbus’s original employees, number 007 – goes down memory lane, recalling how the company grew from a modest start-up to a global aviation giant. The daughter of Felix Kracht, who was one of the company’s founders,…
Introducing We Make It Fly
Jun 28 • 1 min
Airbus is turning 50 this year! So join us as we launch a new podcast, We Make It Fly.At Airbus, we make commercial aircraft—you’ve probably been on one. But we also make helicopters, fighter jets, space rockets and even the Mars Rover. In this podcast,…