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.

Oct 27, 2010 - 7:02 AM
Despite a recommendation by the International Association of Machinists executive council to approve the contract offered by Hawker Beechcraft, 55 percent
Oct 26, 2010 - 1:03 PM
Eurocopter expects to book approximately $67 million in orders in Southern African countries this year, a 35-percent increase over 2009’s orders.
Oct 21, 2010 - 12:06 PM
Bombardier has completed the first phase of construction of a 600,000-sq-ft wing manufacturing and assembly facility in Belfast for the C Series airliner,
Oct 20, 2010 - 9:02 AM
Boeing expects its commercial aircraft book-to-bill ratio to exceed one by year-end, following what CEO Jim McNerney characterized as a “strong” third quar
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Oct 15, 2010 - 5:44 AM
Boeing mechanics joined the forward and aft fuselage sections with the wing and center section of the first 747-8 Intercontinental in Everett, Wash., this
Aerospace manufacturers increasingly use a virtual platform approach to infor...
Oct 8, 2010 - 6:42 AM
Aerospace and defense firms are especially vulnerable to breaches of cyber security, according to a <link http://www.accenture.com/Global/Technology/Techno
Boeing instructors train airline maintenance crews at an expanded training ce...
Oct 8, 2010 - 6:33 AM
Boeing’s Commercial Aviation Services (CAS) division is gaining ground in its strategy to deliver services for the entire lifetime of the aircraft that it
Oct 7, 2010 - 11:45 AM
Brazil’s Embraer remains in negotiations with Chinese authorities over the prospect of building E-Jets at the Harbin-Embraer plant in Harbin, China, a comp
Oct 7, 2010 - 9:50 AM
More evidence of an increasingly robust single-aisle commercial airplane market surfaced today in Boeing’s third-quarter delivery report, which shows that
Oct 5, 2010 - 7:37 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) joined Canadian and Quebec government officials in inaugurating the company’s global flight test operations center yesterday