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 17, 2017, 2:39 PM

Boeing Rolls Out First 787-10 Assembled in South Carolina

The ceremony at Boeing's facility in North Charleston, S.C., featured a speech by President Donald Trump.

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Jul 10, 2016 - 4:15 AM
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Jul 9, 2016 - 9:30 AM
U.S. company has always led the way in aluminum for aerospace but it is investing heavily in additive manufacturing and other “disruptive” technology.
plane being built
Jul 9, 2016 - 1:30 AM
Competing With Boeing’s 787 is one reason Airbus is looking at a larger A330neo, which it launched at the last Farnborough show in 2014.
engines
Jul 9, 2016 - 12:01 AM
The Trent 7000 powerplant for the Airbus A330 Neo represents “a pretty active program,” says Rolls-Royce customer marketing head Peter Johnston.
Jul 8, 2016 - 12:52 PM
There is nowhere you can find the curious and circuitous story about the civil use of unmanned aircraft, except in this new non-fiction book.
Jul 8, 2016 - 4:00 AM
The company is now approved to manufacture landing gear for Chinese aircraft programs.
model
Jul 8, 2016 - 2:00 AM
UMS Skeldar stake has helped Saab keep a stake in unmanned systems while focusing on Gripen export customers.
Farnborough International Airshow
Jul 7, 2016 - 1:03 PM
The biennial Farnborough Air Show will take place in mid-July, with the F-35 expected (yet again) to make its debut.
UAV
Jul 7, 2016 - 6:00 AM
New details of how the all-British UCAV was demonstrated have been revealed.
Jul 7, 2016 - 3:30 AM
Aerospace companies looking to invest in the state will receive a warm welcome and help finding quality talent.