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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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.
EGTS
Jun 3, 2015 - 9:37 AM
Entry into service now expected in 2018
NASA anti-stick coating test
Jun 2, 2015 - 11:12 AM
Five of the most promising non-stick coatings out of some 200 developed by NASA Langley were tested byengineers on the Boeing ecoDemonstrator 757.
Jun 2, 2015 - 8:55 AM
Safran appoints more than a dozen leaders to new posts, including those at the helm of Snecma, Turbomeca, Aircelle and Sagem.
Jun 1, 2015 - 11:09 AM
System is working better than expected and is on track to eliminate 80,000 minutes of delays at the airport in just three months.
2013 Paris Air Show ramp
May 30, 2015 - 10:54 AM
This year’s show at Le Bourget builds on the success of the 2013 show.
Harris Corp. merger graphic
May 29, 2015 - 12:18 PM
Spun off from ITT Corp. as an independent company in 2011, Exelis is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp.
A320 to Mobile
May 29, 2015 - 10:07 AM
Wings, tail, cockpit among components bound for Mobile, Alabama
Airbus A320neo
May 28, 2015 - 1:59 PM
Pratt & Whitney-powered test aircraft awaits resolution of technical glitch