Aerospace

News and issues relating to the aerospace industry that are related to the science, engineering and business of flight in space involving civil, industrial and military applications, and similar topics related to flight in the atmosphere of the Earth that are not covered more directly by other AINonline subject channels. In other words, both astronautical and aeronautical subjects, except for those aeronautical topics that are specifically covered elsewhere on this website.

February 8, 2016, 1:43 PM

Jetpack Is Real, and It Flies

Jetpack Aviation has accomplished the dream of real jetpack flight, powered by two tiny turbine engines.

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Jan 25, 2016 - 11:57 AM
U.S. FAA certification on Boeing 757 paves the way for approvals on other aircraft.
Jan 25, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Direct effects of lightning testing is required for many aircraft components and parts, as well as in applications such as unmanned aerial systems.
Jan 21, 2016 - 4:55 PM
Blames slump in cargo market
Jan 19, 2016 - 10:15 AM
The FAA provides a longer compliance timeframe for aircraft weighing less than 121,254 pounds mtow.
Jan 18, 2016 - 11:58 AM
Civil aviation bodies such ICAO and EASA have begun tackling the cybersecurity problem too.
Jan 15, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Opens three customer service centers for Americas, China and Europe/Middle East
Jan 14, 2016 - 11:26 AM
New six-year contract would offer enhanced protections for displaced workers
Automated flight decks
Jan 11, 2016 - 10:32 AM
Recent accidents have shown that pilots who typically fly with automation can make errors when confronted with an unexpected event.
Virent Laboratory Interior
Jan 6, 2016 - 5:25 PM
Tests conducted by Rolls-Royce show the blend could burn more than 50-percent cleaner than straight jet-A.
Intel Corporation CEO Brian Krzanich
Jan 6, 2016 - 11:51 AM
The semiconductor manufacturer announced that it will acquire Ascending Technologies, a drone manufacturer based in Germany.