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.

Apr 17, 2017 - 11:03 AM
Audit objectives will be to assess FAA’s processes for granting waivers, and its risk-based oversight of UAS operators with waivers.
Apr 14, 2017 - 1:54 PM
Eagle Cap Software's Aviation Charting Service will greatly simplify creating map-based aviation software applications.
Apr 11, 2017 - 5:22 AM
Overall European air traffic is expected to increase by 14 percent between 2016 and 2023, according to Eurocontrol.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:49 AM
U.S. Part 91 twin turboprops and jets flown in Europe must now operate with a Minimum Equipment List (MEL) developed for that specific aircraft
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:47 AM
The agency’s limitations in this role have been “revealed” since launching its conflict zone information repository after the 2014 downing of flight MH17.
Mar 7, 2017 - 10:41 AM
Miami is the latest ATC facility to go on line with digital communications, bringing to 55 the number of airport towers operating with Data Comm.
Feb 27, 2017 - 9:43 AM
In one instance, an ADS-B OUT system ground test created a false airborne target that generated a TCAS resolution advisory on an airliner on approach.
Feb 25, 2017 - 8:58 AM
French aerospace group Safran reported revenue and profit group for 2016.
Feb 22, 2017 - 10:52 AM
New airliner sales fell in 2016 but the overall backlog of almost 6,900 aircraft is strong.
Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
Feb 17, 2017 - 2:39 PM
The ceremony at Boeing's facility in North Charleston, S.C., featured a speech by President Donald Trump.