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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FAA Administrator Michael Huerta
May 6, 2015 - 4:58 PM
The FAA, cable network CNN, BNSF Railway and PrecisionHawk will investigate beyond line-of-sight and other drone operations.
Navmar Applied Sciences Corp. exhibit
May 6, 2015 - 7:59 AM
The Commerce Department is expected to amend its regulations covering the export to foreign countries of small commercial unmanned aircraft.
May 5, 2015 - 1:50 PM
Lockheed Martin’s contract for AFSS could run through 2019.
Jim Williams, manager of the FAA UAS Integration Office
May 4, 2015 - 9:44 PM
The agency has asked standards organization ASTM to develop standards for beyond visual line-of-sight operations and flights over people.
Boeing 777 Flex Track
Apr 29, 2015 - 2:29 PM
Country's large supply base helps place it above Singapore, Hong Kong
GIII testbed with wing morphing technology
Apr 28, 2015 - 5:48 PM
Technology has the potential to lower fuel burns, reduce airframe weight and cut aircraft noise during takeoffs and landings
Apr 27, 2015 - 5:01 PM
The website Regulations.gov indicates that 4,499 responses were received for the small unmanned aircraft systems draft rulemaking
C-mi Drone
Apr 24, 2015 - 3:19 PM
The comment deadline for the FAA's small unmanned aircraft systems notice of proposed rulemaking arrived on April 24.
Apr 20, 2015 - 2:45 PM
Four constellations will be complete by 2020.
Yuri Slyusar
Apr 20, 2015 - 2:37 PM
Reveals plans to build 150 civil airplanes annually by 2025