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.

July 24, 2015, 9:39 AM

Boeing Seals Contract with Japanese Suppliers of 777X

Consortium awarded 21 percent of major structural components

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Propeller balancing
Jun 10, 2015 - 10:41 AM
U.S. company Lord Corporation continues to expand its global presence as a key aerospace supplier.
Superjet SSJ100
Jun 10, 2015 - 9:30 AM
Yuri Slyusar, the new president of Russia’s UAC group, insists its strategy is unchanged by economic challenges.
production work at Techspace Aero
Jun 10, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Safran company targets 15 percent weight saving thanks to composites, integrated parts.
Kaman K-Max
Jun 8, 2015 - 5:24 PM
The K-Max was certified in 1994 and the production line was shuttered in 2003 after 38 were built.
Jun 8, 2015 - 2:57 PM
Program will test Elbit’s ClearVision infrared enhanced vision system and Nicarnica’s Airborne Volcanic Object Imaging Detector.
First NATO AGS Global Hawk
Jun 5, 2015 - 3:52 PM
The treaty organization expects to begin operating the NATO-1 Global Hawk from Sigonella Air Base, Italy, in 2017.
Jun 4, 2015 - 1:00 PM
David Melcher succeeds Marion Blakey as chief executive of the Aerospace Industries Association, representing major U.S. aerospace companies.
Jun 4, 2015 - 9:28 AM
The biggest challenge to imagined interoperability could be governments protecting their own systems.
Jun 4, 2015 - 7:40 AM
The linkup marks a milestone in the effort to create a system of satellite-based ADS-B receivers in each of Iridium’s 66 next generation satellites.
Jun 4, 2015 - 7:30 AM
A recent FAA notice offers guidance on the expansion of 3-nm separation in airspace below FL180 up to and including FL230.