Aerospace Industry

News and issues concerning aerospace companies, including formations, acquisitions, mergers and financials; and announcements of significant aircraft sales, delivery statistics and personnel appointments.

Dec 12, 2006 - 10:18 AM
Air systems specialist Liebherr Aerospace Toulouse (Hall 2B Stand I6) is betting on regional jet production growth.
Dec 12, 2006 - 9:44 AM
Adour Compétitivité (AC), a French association of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), is helping its members in an original way.
Dec 12, 2006 - 9:41 AM
The air transport industry in Europe employs about 3.1 million people, and if air traffic doubles in 15 years as expected, the sector will contribute up to
Dec 12, 2006 - 9:30 AM
Tests currently under way at the Airbus UK facility in Filton are exploring technologies aimed at extending the use of advanced composite materials on the
Dec 12, 2006 - 9:17 AM
The chasm separating the realm of full-size airliners and regional airplanes has claimed another victim, swallowing the Boeing 717 as surely as it did the
Dec 12, 2006 - 9:07 AM
As Canadian conglomerate Onex prepared for its historic buy of Boeing’s commercial subassembly plants in the midwestern U.S., 9,300 employees at Boeing sit
Dec 12, 2006 - 8:56 AM
BAE already derives 34 percent of its revenues from North America, where 27,000 employees produce an annual turnover of $5.6 billion.
Dec 12, 2006 - 8:55 AM
The Rochester, UK facility of BAE Systems has developed the world’s first control stick that tells a pilot, through feel, that the airplane is exceeding th
Dec 12, 2006 - 8:53 AM
BAE Systems has all but abandoned Europe.
Dec 12, 2006 - 8:48 AM
Some 20 new aircraft, including the world’s largest–such as the Airbus A380 and the Boeing 777-200 Long Range–are among the 200 types on display here, maki