New York University Abu Dhabi (NYU) said it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Abu Dhabi Airports to foster innovation in aviation through research, technology, and knowledge exchange.

Under the memorandum, the two parties will launch a joint initiative that aligns with the objectives of the Year of Zayed on advancing progress and development. The first phase of the partnership will see NYU Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Airports organising joint workshios to develop the UAE capital’s airport’s technology.