Bombardier wing makers win top engineering award - 'Cutting edge' - Made in Belfast
Wing of the Bombardier CSeries now renamed A220 by Airbus co-ownership with Bombardier and Quebec Government.
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July 12, 2019 - for bbc.com
A Belfast-based team of aerospace designers has won a top engineering award for its work on an eco-friendly jet wing.
The Bombardier working group received the Royal Academy of Engineering's MacRobert Award for its resin-infused advanced composite aircraft wing.
The wing underpins the company's A220 plane and is the first commercial wing of its type.
The Princess Royal presented the team with a gold medal and £50,000 prize.
The wing minimises the...