Aerodynamics

Dec 1, 2008 - 6:20 AM
The New Nose Company’s twin-turboprop ClipperSpirit amphibian was announced in early October, coincidentally at about the same time Dornier relaunched the
Dec 1, 2008 - 5:26 AM
Would-be manufacturers of supersonic business jets–Aerion, Gulfstream and Supersonic Aerospace International–are encouraged by an updated FAA policy statem
Oct 31, 2008 - 6:15 AM
Diamond D-Jet S/N 003 made its first flight on October 5 with the upgraded Williams International FJ33-5A engine.
Oct 6, 2008 - 9:57 AM
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) is giving Boeing $9 million over the next two years to investigate the feasibility of developing a di
Aug 29, 2008 - 10:27 AM
Cessna on August 13 said it completed a series of wind-tunnel tests for its large-cabin Citation Columbus.
Aug 11, 2008 - 9:05 AM
French inventor Christian Hugues has patented a new wingtip device promising an 8-percent reduction in induced drag and a 5.4-percent increase in lift.
Aug 11, 2008 - 8:56 AM
“Everybody talks about the weather,” Mark Twain once famously quipped, “but nobody ever does anything about it.”<br /><br />The sound barrier amounts to ro
Aug 11, 2008 - 5:15 AM
It is symbolic of the malaise cloaking aviation as it celebrates the centennial of powered flight that, for the first time since Orville and Wilbur Wright
Aug 5, 2008 - 8:59 AM
Under the cover of private funding, Honda has been secretly and very seriously developing its six- to eight-seat light turbofan twin.
Jul 14, 2008 - 7:59 AM
The market for Gulfstream hush kits stands at fewer than 400 GIIs, GIITTs, GIIBs and GIIIs.