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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Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
Convention presence is just one aspect part of university’s year-long birthday celebration.
Nov 12, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Firan obtains its first airworthiness approval from China’s CAAC.
Nov 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM
The Canadian company released its first recordkeeping software more than 25 years ago.
Ikhana’s re-lifing of Twin Otters can include a customer’s choice of avionics, overhauled or factory-new Pratt & Whitney Canada PTA-27s or PT6A-34s, overhauled or new props and re-life on the fuselage,wing and wing box.
Nov 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM
The high-gross-weight modification of the venerable Twin Otter is Ikhana’s latest project.
Gone are the cumbersome clipboards and reams of paper checklists. Lufthansa Technik’s APU overhaul operation goes green with Honeywell’s hands-free Vocollect voice-technology data collection system.
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The Vocollect system helps eliminate mistakes and improves productivity in the maintenance arena.
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The True Blue lithium-ion battery offers triple the battery power of a nicad and a significant weight advantage.
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Digital flight data downloading demands high-speed transfer.
Nov 9, 2015 - 6:55 PM
Gulf Aviation Training Event takes place again at Dubai Air Show
Nov 9, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Some 30 companies exhibit in the Gifas’ pavilion
Nov 9, 2015 - 6:45 PM
Some 30 companies exhibit in the Gifas’ pavilion