Val Miftakhov

Portrait of Val Miftakhov, founder and CEO of ZeroAvia


Val Miftakhov is Founder & CEO of ZeroAvia, a company developing the first practical hydrogen powertrain for zero emission aviation. Miftakhov holds a Ph.D. in Physics from Princeton University and is an avid helicopter and aeroplane pilot himself.


ZeroAvia founder Val Miftakhov and journalist David Rowan explore the use of hydrogen in aviation at the DLD Munich Conference 2023

Ready for Takeoff: The Transition to Net-Zero Aviation

To become sustainable, air travel has to reach the goal of zero emissions. In this DLD Munich session, Val Miftakhov, Founder & CEO of ZeroAvia, explains how his company is developing the first practical hydrogen powertrain for clean aviation. David Rowan, founder of WIRED UK, does a masterful job of guiding the conversation. Rowan is…
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ZeroAvia hydrogen-electric plane on runway, taking off

Green Travel: Flying High on Hydrogen

So long, flight shame: ZeroAvia founder Val Miftakhov explains how aviation can become clean, thanks to a new kind of engine powering zero-emission airplanes.
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Stage at DLD Munich 2023, Europe’s leading innovation conference, at Serviceplan’s House of Communication

DLD Munich 2023

Highlights of DLD Munich 2023: Find videos, images and speakers of Europe’s leading innovation conference in one place…
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