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 18, 2011 - 5:44 AM
United Continental Holdings announced that the first of its 50 <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/boeing-787-on-home-stretch-t
Aug 17, 2011 - 7:21 AM
Boeing confirmed today that it completed all flight tests required for type certification of the Rolls-Royce-powered 787-8 Dreamliner this past weekend.
Aug 17, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Airbus and Russia’s VSMPO-AVISMA signed a memorandum of understanding today at the Moscow Air Show confirming their intention to widen their activities fro
ANA’s first 787 Dreamliner rolled out of Boeing’s paint hangar in Everett, Wa...
Aug 15, 2011 - 11:42 AM
Boeing expected the 787 Dreamliner to complete its type certification testing over the weekend, pending final analysis of function and reliability data col
The left wing for the first MRJ takes shape at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ T...
Aug 15, 2011 - 7:52 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft’s official launch of the proposed 100-seat MRJ100X will likely have to wait at least another year, or until after the first flight of t
Aug 10, 2011 - 5:58 AM
The backlog for Airbus’s A320neo family seems to grow on a daily basis of late, most recently with today’s conversion of an MOU signed in June during the <
Aug 9, 2011 - 9:25 AM
This is the teaser.
Airbus this spring decided to raise its A320 production rate to 42 a month st...
Aug 8, 2011 - 9:10 AM
Plans call for narrowbody production at both Airbus and Boeing to reach 42 a month by 2014, but the extent to which either company can extend its rates muc
Levil Technology sells a small AHRS that provides attitude information for iP...
Aug 5, 2011 - 5:29 AM
Spending a week at the annual EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show never fails to exhilarate and inspire, but at the same time it can frustrate.
Aug 4, 2011 - 11:47 AM
The general aviation industry’s rebound continues to sputter, according to first-half shipment numbers released this afternoon by the General Aviation Manu