The Protocol Programme: the Innovative Wing Box Project

Lead Participant: Airbus UK Limited


The aim of ‘InBox’ Innovative Wing-Box is to secure a robust set of integrated innovative technologies for wing-box, driven by the latest requirements for aero configuration and shape, for the next all-new Airbus product. This will be achieved by taking the key outcomes from recent UK funded collaborative programmes and to further expand the potential of the technologies identified.

Lead Participant

Project Cost

Grant Offer

Airbus UK Limited, BRISTOL £7,510,000 £ 3,755,000


Spirit AeroSystems (Europe) Limited, London, United Kingdom £865,500 £ 432,750


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