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.

February 8, 2016, 1:43 PM

Jetpack Is Real, and It Flies

Jetpack Aviation has accomplished the dream of real jetpack flight, powered by two tiny turbine engines.

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Jul 16, 2010 - 1:10 AM
Let’s face it: the aerospace and defense industries do not have good track records when it comes to keeping new product developments on-time and on-budget.
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:07 AM
Involvement in the European Space Agency’s Intermediate Experimental Vehicle program to devise re-entry technology for low-earth orbit programs has given A
Jul 15, 2010 - 9:19 AM
Boeing’s margin of error to deliver the first 787 by the end of the year appears to have dwindled to near nil, as the company comes to grips with delays as
Jul 15, 2010 - 8:57 AM
Boeing’s 2010 Current Market Outlook, released today in London, projects a $3.6 trillion market for new commercial airplanes over the next 20 years, as wor
Jul 15, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Boeing has chosen North Charleston, S.C., as the location for its new 787 Dreamliner interiors fabrication facility, the company announced today.
Jul 14, 2010 - 12:51 PM
Australia’s Qantas has reached a new agreement with Boeing to advance delivery of the first of eight 787-8s it has on order to mid-2012, some two years ear
Jul 12, 2010 - 12:45 PM
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) has chosen the proposed joint venture between GE Aviation Systems and China’s AVIC Systems to supply the c
Jul 11, 2010 - 11:54 AM
Thales Aerospace is following Embraer’s lead in researching single-crew airliners as part of a program called Cockpit 3.0, which is targeted for the 2030 t
Jul 11, 2010 - 11:33 AM
The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) said its <link news/single-news-page/article/second-comac-arj21-flies-21640/ _blank>ARJ21</link> fligh
The famous Farnborough airshow may be about to receive one of its most famous...
Jul 9, 2010 - 6:47 AM
Former Boeing president Phil Condit once famously said, in so many words, that there is no point having aircraft at airshows.