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.

Boeing 787 No. 46
Apr 30, 2012 - 11:20 AM
The first 787 built in North Charleston, S.C., rolled out of the factory on April 27.
GKN has invested in new technology to accelerate the pace of both composite aerostructures fabrication and assembly.
Apr 30, 2012 - 11:05 AM
The new Western Approach factory will give GKN the capacity it needs for A350XWB and A400M wing aerostructures work.
Steven Udvar-Hazy
Apr 26, 2012 - 10:35 AM
ALC said the threat of competition drove AIG's lawsuit against it.
Bombardier CS100
Apr 25, 2012 - 12:09 PM
Bombardier has started testing C Series systems on its Ciasta.
Mitsubishi MRJ
Apr 25, 2012 - 11:00 AM
The latest delay to the MRJ will last at least a year.
Strata's aerostructures factory in Al Ain is part of the Mubadala Aerospace group.
Apr 23, 2012 - 10:00 AM
Mubadala subsidiary Strata will make composite structures for the 777 and the 787 Dreamliner
Spirit AeroSystems debris
Apr 23, 2012 - 10:00 AM
Spirit workers returned to the production lines today in Wichita.
E-Jet production
Apr 20, 2012 - 3:49 PM
Embraer's backlog has dropped to a five-year low.
Spirit AeroSystems cleanup
Apr 19, 2012 - 9:35 AM
Spirit AeroSystems expects production to resume Monday.