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18 Mar 2024

TT Electronics receives UK government funding for sustainable aviation technology development

TT Electronics receives UK government funding for sustainable aviation technology development
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TT Electronics, a provider of custom power solutions and engineered technologies, has announced that it has received a substantial funding award as part of a £200 million joint government and industry investment plan.

The funding, which will be delivered through the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) Programme, is being awarded to Aerospace R&D projects across the UK that support the development of energy efficient and zero-carbon aircraft technology and accelerate the transition to net zero aviation.

With a steadfast commitment to environmental sustainability and technological advancement, TT Electronics has been granted funding to advance the research and development of technology to support electrical power conversion and electric machines for future more electric and all electric aircraft operating at higher voltages.

Julian Thomas, Engineering Director at TT Electronics said: “As a trusted partner to global OEMs in the aviation sector, we have a long history of developing cutting-edge power solutions that drive efficiency and performance.

“The funding will directly support our power conversion product and technology roadmap, developed in collaboration with Government organisations and industry partners, to facilitate greater electrification of aircraft and aircraft systems.”

Michael Leahan, Chief Operating Officer at TT Electronics said: “As the global aviation sector intensifies its focus on reducing carbon emissions, TT Electronics stands poised to play a pivotal role in this transformation by harnessing our expertise in power electronics and dedication to solving technology challenges for a more sustainable world.

“We are honoured to receive this funding, which will empower us to accelerate the development and deployment of solutions that are essential for achieving the industry’s net zero emission goals.”

SourceTT Electronics Receives UK Government Funding for Sustainable Aviation Technology Development | TT Electronics

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