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The combi Q400 offers up to 8,200 pounds of cargo capacity and as much as 1,150 cubic feet of volume. The high-cargo version can also hold 50 passengers .
Japan-based Kobe is to provide titanium landing gear forgings for the new Airbus twin-jet.
Show-goers can find F-35 models, parts and simulators on display, but the four F-35Bs slated to fly to the UK remain grounded at NAS Patuxent River.
With the Bauhaus Luftfahrt, Rolls-Royce and MTU, two projects are targeting distributed thrust. The Quadcruiser combines rotary- and fixed-wing.
Lycoming’s first UAS project dates to World War II and an unmanned twin-engine aircraft.
Company also announces million-hour milestone for AW139 fleet.
Boeing Commercial Airplanes senior vice president of programs Pat Shanahan sees flow times decreasing in a now stable production environment.
Hybrid air vehicles could finally fulfill the promise once offered by airships.
Airship pioneer led a series of British companies specializing in lighter-than-air technology for nearly 40 years.
Only Lockheed Martin (LM) has progressed beyond the drawing board in the arena of airship vehicles.