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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Jun 25, 2010 - 7:21 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it recently identified a workmanship “issue” with the 787's horizontal stabilizers, forcing the company to inspect each of
Jun 20, 2010 - 11:37 AM
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner test fleet surpassed 1,000 flight hours this week.
Jun 19, 2010 - 10:50 AM
Rolls-Royce ran the Trent XWB engine for the first time on Thursday aboard a testbed in Derby, UK, the company announced on Friday.
Jun 17, 2010 - 6:19 AM
The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner powered by General Electric GEnx-1B engines–ZA005–completed its first flight at 6:29 p.m.
Jun 15, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it received expanded type inspection authorization (TIA) from the FAA for the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-as
Jun 15, 2010 - 7:01 AM
Boeing will raise production yet again on its 737 line, the company announced today, taking the rate from the previously announced 34 airplanes per month t
Jun 14, 2010 - 7:14 AM
Boeing has begun assembling the fuselage of the first <link news/single-news-page/article/further-delay-for-747-8-intercontinental-20437/ _blank>747-8 Inte
Jun 12, 2010 - 2:55 AM
Boeing has been awarded a three-year $9.8 million contract from the U.S.
Jun 12, 2010 - 2:44 AM
The Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA) is warning the Obama Administration that wording in the FAA reauthorization legislation pending on Capit
Jun 9, 2010 - 9:33 AM
Boeing has begun accepting delivery of major structural parts again for the 787 and plans to begin joining all the sections of the 23rd Dreamliner next Mon