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.

General Atomics Angel One
Nov 14, 2016 - 5:17 PM
General Atomics said the jet-powered Predator C can drop humanitarian aid rations from its internal payload bay.
Gryphon Sensors' Skylight system
Nov 9, 2016 - 10:53 PM
The agency aims to develop a concept of operations to protect airports against the threat of rogue drones by next year.
Beriev Be-200
Nov 7, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Production of the Beriev Be-200 has been resumed with improvements, leading to new interest, says maker.
Nov 4, 2016 - 4:25 PM
N202SE is the first unmanned aircraft to perform an FAA-approved commercial beyond visual line of sight flight in the National Airspace System.
burned battery
Nov 2, 2016 - 7:35 PM
Li-ion battery fires can emit toxic, highly-flammable, ether-based vapors and smoke that can quickly reduce visibility in an aircraft.
The U.S. Army’s fixed-wing training command in Dothan, Alabama has added upset prevention and recovery training to its curriculum. A joint venture between APS and CAE will administer the training, using six aerobatic Grob G120TP trainers.
Oct 29, 2016 - 10:45 AM
The company is partnering with CAE as part of the U.S. Army’s Fixed-wing flight training program.
Oct 27, 2016 - 3:15 PM
The partnership integrates Passur’s live flight data with AirMap’s drone traffic alert system.
Oct 26, 2016 - 10:19 AM
Michael Saso sold American Jet after 45 years with the company.
Bob Hoover
Oct 25, 2016 - 11:04 AM
Jimmy Doolittle and Chuck Yeager have described Hoover as the greatest stick-and-rudder pilot who ever lived.
Oct 24, 2016 - 2:51 PM
Six-year investigation finds wrongdoing in four separate deals