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 1, 2016, 11:11 AM

ATR, Airbus Help Open Commercial Floodgates to Iran

Separate orders from Iran Air call for delivery of at least 20 ATRs, 118 Airbus jets

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Sep 14, 2015 - 9:42 AM
Largest A320-family jet to account for 49 of first 50 airplanes to roll off line
Sep 13, 2015 - 9:47 AM
By the end of the six-month trial aircraft across all oceanic airspace managed by Australia were being tracked with a minimum reporting rate of 14 minutes.
Sep 12, 2015 - 7:03 PM
Both Flight Watch and Hi-Watch will be available on frequency 122.2, effective September 24.
Sep 12, 2015 - 6:56 PM
The FAA will take over certifcation and inspection of LAWRS from the National Weather Service.
Sep 10, 2015 - 11:12 AM
Facility will include design, development and production of luxury seating solutions for Embraer’s business jets and airliners.
Sep 9, 2015 - 10:03 AM
The report found that separating air navigation and safety/regulatory functions has not affected safety.
FlightSafety Upset Recovery Training in Sim
Sep 3, 2015 - 10:31 AM
The main focus of the new training standards is for those who intend to pursue a career as an airline transport-rated pilot.
Sep 2, 2015 - 1:33 PM
Gibson and Lawrence replace the former manager of the FAA's Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Office, formed in 2012.
Sep 1, 2015 - 4:18 PM
Airspace affected is over Virginia, North and South Caroline, Georgia and Florida.
Sep 1, 2015 - 10:27 AM
The mechanics were candid about the maintenance errors that began the chain of events that ultimately led to the in-flight emergency.