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October 2, 2015, 7:51 PM

Preliminary Standards Released for Large Unmanned Aircraft

Standards organization RTCA publishes 'interim' standards for unmanned aircraft detect-and-avoid and command and control functions.

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A housing for the T25 sensor in the GE90 engine.
Jun 15, 2015 - 1:45 PM
As larger parts can be made at lower cost through additive manufacturing, 3-D printing is making more sense for aerospace.
Royal Airship Works facility
Jun 15, 2015 - 12:20 PM
Crowdfunding and government grants ensure that the Airlander 10 will be demonstrated to potential customers.
Twin Otter Series 400
Jun 15, 2015 - 12:10 PM
Liftec will serve as the company’s sales representative for eastern Europe, CIS and the Baltic states.
Jun 15, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Officials signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday at the Paris Air Show.
Sikorsky S-76 in flight
Jun 15, 2015 - 7:10 AM
Parent company still has to make up its mind about selling or spinning off Sikorsky.
Jun 15, 2015 - 3:10 AM
UTC is making big investments in more efficient use of electrical power in aircraft.
Jun 15, 2015 - 12:15 AM
The U.S Pavilion includes 230 of the 320 American companies exhibiting at the Paris Air Show.
Joseph Weiss, Israel Aircraft Industries CEO
Jun 14, 2015 - 6:55 PM
Cyber warfare is among the areas of new military business opportunity for IAI, but a new business jet could be on the cards too.
Dassault’s Falcon 8X business jet
Jun 14, 2015 - 1:30 PM
Debut appearances include the Bombardier CSeries, Dassault Falcon 8X and Textron AirLand Scorpion.
Jun 14, 2015 - 1:15 PM
All of the Leap engine’s parts are doubled-source to avoid a break in the supply chain.