Start-ups might have answers to ways to address safe flying concerns

Are you planning an airplane trip in the near term? Many people are not, and that’s a problem for airlines. Where challenges exist, entrepreneurial opportunity abounds.

A consortium of Research Triangle partners that includes four universities, the local airport authority, and Research Triangle Institute have joined together to sponsor an innovation challenge with $120,000 in prizes. Their goal is to propose new ideas for the future of safe travel.

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