AI, AR, and VR Grant Funding Now Available for Application in the Aerospace Sector

As well as providing grant funding, the programme offers high calibre technical and management resources to help companies bring their technology to market.

08 July 2020

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While most Innovate UK grants have been closed for application until further notice, there are still some funding options available for companies looking to develop Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality technologies for application in the aerospace sector.

The National Aerospace Technology Exploitation (NATEP) Programme is a £10m programme to develop 60 aerospace technologies in the UK aerospace supply chain and provides support to encourage collaborative R&D in the development of innovative technologies with aerospace applications.

As well as providing grant funding, the programme offers high calibre technical and management resources to help companies bring their technology to market.

One recent project developed and trialled Augmented Reality learning for aerospace engineering and manufacturing environments, utilising AR glasses for intuitive point-of-need training and knowledge.

Article originally published on Digital Lancashire

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