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.

Aug 30, 2011 - 6:50 AM
Boeing completed all flight tests required for type certification of the Rolls-Royce-powered 787-8 Dreamliner last month.
Boeing is re-engining its 737NG, with first delivery planned for 2017.
Aug 30, 2011 - 5:41 AM
Boeing made its plans to re-engine the 737NG official today when it announced board approval to proceed with development of a CFM Leap-1B-powered version o
Aug 26, 2011 - 7:10 AM
GA representatives accept the inevitability of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying in civil airspace, but urge their safe introduction.
Aug 25, 2011 - 7:30 AM
Boeing and Delta Air Lines today announced an order for 100 B737-900ERs worth $8.5 billion at list prices.
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:12 AM
You couldn’t miss it. The huge, double-deck Helicopter Association International (HAI) white tent with the signature blue logo near the flightline at this
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:10 AM
During a last-minute press conference held Tuesday under a bright blue sunny Oshkosh sky, Tom Poberezny announced that he has decided to retire from his jo
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:05 AM
<b><i>by Matt Thurber</i></b>For one brief warm summer week at the end of July, the aviation world largely put aside its commiserations about the sad stat
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:05 AM
<b>Rockwell Collins Returns</b>At EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, Rockwell Collins welcomed visitors to its pleasantly air-conditioned pavilion to share new techn
Boeing plans to deliver the first 747-8F to Cargolux early next month. (Photo
Aug 22, 2011 - 8:30 AM
The Boeing <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-boeings-747-8-on-track-for-summer-certification-30089/">747-8F Freighter</a> gained FAA and Eu
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin flew to the MAKS site on an Il-96-300VI
Aug 22, 2011 - 8:10 AM
While the first-ever appearance of <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/maks-2011-sukhoi-t-50-stealth-fighter-debuts-as-