Tommaso Cinelli (team leader), Daniela Agachi, Mario Capo, Vittorio Di Pietrantonio
2019 Airbus “Fly Your Ideas” contest
International student design competition
Airbus + UNESCO
Finalist (one of 7 out of 270)
Smart Wheelchair for Air-travel Needs (SWAN) is an electronic device which aims to revolutionize the air-transportation experience of Passengers with Reduced Mobility (PRM). SWAN converts a redesigned class of detachable airplane seats into wheelchairs, which can be used from check-in to the destination airport and is fully controllable by smartphone through a dedicated app.