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Applications open for Transport Research and Innovation Grants
Innovators with ideas to address the UK’s most pressing transport challenges are encouraged to apply
Search begins for freight innovators with ideas to improve sustainability, efficiency and resilience
Innovators can apply now for expert support to develop their solutions alongside the opportunity to access up to £150k for testing.
Search begins for Air Mobility Innovators with ideas that could take off
Up to eight innovative SMEs will be selected to receive up to £25k for live trials alongside tailored business support as part of the Future of Air Mobility Accelerator.
£1.96m to Fund 67 Projects to Improve the UK’s Transport System
Technology that enables open sea refuelling using hydrogen generation from buoys, a personal sign language avatar that provides wayfinding information in train stations, and a climate change resilient permeable pavement solution are among 67 projects to receive a share of nearly two million pounds.
Innovation for airport handling of hydrogen aircraft gets funding boost
Expanded innovation programme will help airports prepare for zero emission aircraft landing this decade.
Future of Air Mobility Accelerator 2022 cohort announced
Meet the SMEs revolutionising the way we think about air travel
Zero Emissions Flight Infrastructure Standards Gap Analysis
Airport infrastructure must rapidly evolve to enable net-zero aviation by 2050 and ensure the UK leads in zero emission aviation systems. Commercial use of hydrogen and electric aircraft is important to the UK’s goals for reaching net zero aviation by 2050. These new aircraft will increasingly be used alongside existing and sustainable aviation fuels at […]
Cohort and partners announced for the Future of Air Mobility Accelerator programme  
Today we are excited to announce the 11 SMEs selected to join our first cohort of the Future of Air Mobility Accelerator programme.  In partnership with UK Research and Innovation’s Future Flight Challenge, the five-month programme is focused on scaling disruptive technologies in areas of Data Driven Aviation, Smart Airports and Advanced Air Mobility.  Alongside access to funding for live trials and demonstrations the SMEs will receive support from a consortium […]