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.

November 29, 2016, 9:44 AM

Airbus Announces Job Cuts Tied to Integration

Targets mid-2017 to conclude agreements with employee groups on “social measures”

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Jun 22, 2016 - 12:19 PM
Leonardo-Finmeccanica jointly owns regional aircraft maker ATR with the Airbus group.
DJI Inspire 1 quadcopter
Jun 21, 2016 - 1:09 PM
More than a decade and several iterations in the making, Part 107 allows the operation of small unmanned aircraft systems for business purposes.
Jun 20, 2016 - 9:19 AM
Maxwell will be a Tecnam PT600T twin-engine aircraft modified with a high-aspect-ratio wing carrying 14 electric motors.
Jun 15, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Pratt & Whitney says that with two necessary fixes now resolved on the PW1100G, the engine is achieving dispatch reliability as high as 99.7 percent.
Jun 14, 2016 - 5:19 PM
Edwards Rotorcraft Solutions will henceforth be known as Bell Helicopter Miami.
Jun 13, 2016 - 11:16 AM
Offering to institutional investors was also priced at €950 per share via a zero coupon bond due in 2021.
Embraer Commercial Aviation president and CEO Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva
Jun 10, 2016 - 10:29 AM
Embraer grew into one of the world's largest aircraft manufacturers during Curado's tenure.
Embraer Harbin
Jun 6, 2016 - 10:47 AM
More than 40 ERJ 145 were assembled in China from 2004 to 2010, and five Legacy 650s were built there from 2012 to this year.
Jun 1, 2016 - 3:45 PM
Crash of its P.1HH Hammerhead UAS on May 31 did not cause casualties or damage to maritime craft.
Anti-UAV Defense System
May 31, 2016 - 9:55 PM
The agency has signed cooperative research and development agreements to test counter-drone systems from several companies at selected airports.