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.

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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
Jul 16, 2009 - 10:14 AM
Panama’s Copa Airlines has placed an estimated $1 billion firm order for 13 Boeing 737-800s, in a deal consisting of a mixture of option conversions and ne
Jul 16, 2009 - 6:14 AM
Test pilots yesterday flew the first ARJ21-700 regional jet from its production site in Shanghai to China’s Flight Test Establishment in Xi’an, the capital
Jul 7, 2009 - 7:13 AM
Boeing announced today that it has agreed to acquire the business and operations conducted by Vought Aircraft Industries at its North Charleston, S.C.
Jun 30, 2009 - 10:12 AM
The radical shifts in business aviation over the past year were the focus of last month’s 16th annual Corporate Aircraft Transactions seminar held in New Y