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.

July 24, 2015, 9:39 AM

Boeing Seals Contract with Japanese Suppliers of 777X

Consortium awarded 21 percent of major structural components

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Aug 7, 2009 - 5:39 AM
Airbus has finished fabricating the second all-composite test barrel for the <link ain-and-ainalerts/aviation-international-news/single-publication-story/b
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Jul 30, 2009 - 6:17 AM
The latest traffic figures from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) show mixed results during June 2009 for the world’s airlines, but even t
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Jul 30, 2009 - 6:08 AM
In the weeks following the June 30 crash of one of its Airbus A310s off the coast of the Comoros Islands in the Indian Ocean, Yemen flag carrier Yemenia be
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Jul 30, 2009 - 6:01 AM
Global airlines are still suffering reduced demand for flights, but the Virgin Group’s dream of launching passenger flights into space has received a boost
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Jul 30, 2009 - 5:52 AM
At face value, Europe’s EADS group appeared to come off slightly worse than its U.S.
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Jul 30, 2009 - 5:29 AM
Boeing has given itself until the end of the third quarter to publicly outline its latest plan to get the 787 Dreamliner airborne and certified.
Jul 27, 2009 - 7:13 AM
A six-week strike at Bell Helicopter Textron’s transmission and rotor-blade component plants in Texas ended after union members ratified a revised four-yea
Jul 22, 2009 - 8:34 AM
Boeing has identified a remedy to the 787 Dreamliner’s <link news/single-news-page/article/more-delays-for-boeing-787/ _blank>wing-to-side-of-body stress p
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Jul 21, 2009 - 6:31 AM
The first Antonov An-148 <link news/single-news-page/article/new-regional-airplanes/ _blank>built by Russia’s Voronezh Aircraft Plant (VASO)</link>, regist
Jul 21, 2009 - 6:25 AM
Boeing announced today that it has assembled the major sections of the first 747-8 Freighter this week, as mechanics at the factory in Everett, Wash., load