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.

Honeywell chart
Oct 9, 2011 - 2:13 PM
Honeywell Aerospace’s annual Business Aviation Outlook cites several leading indicators pointing to a modest recovery in 2012.
Jetstar A320
Oct 6, 2011 - 9:38 AM
Qantas orders A320s.
Oct 4, 2011 - 8:15 PM
ATR collected orders for a total of 19 new ATR 72-600s from two customers last month, one of which also announced plans to lease another nine of the Pratt
Boeing 737 MAX 8
Oct 4, 2011 - 11:39 AM
Boeing forecasts demand for 7,530 airplanes in North America
AeroVironment’s Puma sUAS
Oct 4, 2011 - 12:50 AM
The expected release in December of a proposed rule governing the operation of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) in the U.S.
Boeing 747-8F
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Cargolux reaches tentative deal with Boeing on 747-8s.
Oct 2, 2011 - 11:30 PM
Business aviation will once again have a strong presence in Dubai this year.
Dubai Airshow 2010
Oct 2, 2011 - 11:20 PM
As the next biennial Dubai Air Show approaches, all eyes are on the Middle East, but not entirely for the usual reasons.
Lufthansa has added two more A380s to its order from Airbus. The deal also ca
Sep 29, 2011 - 11:50 AM
Lufthansa’s supervisory board has approved the purchase of two more Airbus A380s, four A320s and one A330-300, the manufacturer announced today.
A spike in accidents prompted calls this summer from Russian president Dmitry
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:44 AM
The crash of a chartered Yak-42 regional airliner on September 7 in Yaroslavl, Russia, that left 44 professional hockey players dead has prompted calls fro