In this episode of BBC Click, BBC Technology Correspondent Marc Cieslak explores the role of the Whittle Lab in creating more environmentally sustainable ways of flying. Through its projects, the lab is researching new types of fuel – like hydrogen for long haul flights and battery electric for short haul – as well as prototype aircraft with more fuel-efficient designs. Research is done using a whole-system approach of the aviation sector, built by the Aviation Impact Accelerator through its University-wide collaboration.

Skip to 15:17 to see the AIA’s featured section.