British Aerospace industry

Jul 18, 2010 - 10:41 PM
GKN Aerospace has surfed into the Farnborough airshow on a wave of more than $1.5 billion worth of development and production contracts signed in recent mo
Jul 18, 2010 - 5:34 AM
Helicopter manufacturer AgustaWestland is here at the Farnborough airshow with three new aircraft: the civil GrandNew and the military AW159 Lynx Wildcat a
Jul 18, 2010 - 12:31 AM
Engine maker Rolls-Royce is preparing the technology needed for new two-shaft and three-shaft turbofan engines in the second half of this decade and an ope
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:30 PM
While it seems like the A380 first flew only a short time ago, Airbus is well into its next program–the A350 XWB (eXtra widebody).
Jul 15, 2010 - 2:30 AM
Four years after the surprise launch of the Airbus A350XWB airliner, engine maker Rolls-Royce is still faced with two pleasant surprises from what might ha
Jun 19, 2010 - 10:50 AM
Rolls-Royce ran the Trent XWB engine for the first time on Thursday aboard a testbed in Derby, UK, the company announced on Friday.
Feb 18, 2010 - 4:17 AM
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) is planning to expand into manufacturing civil aircraft, with possible programs including a sub-100-seat airliner and a bu
Nov 16, 2009 - 6:16 AM
Last weekend BAE Systems concluded the first flight trial campaign of its Mantis UAV, the world’s first twin-engine autonomous large UAV.
Jun 13, 2009 - 6:32 AM
Six years ago, the team from Airbus Military promoting the A400M came to the Paris Air Show full of confidence and good intentions.
Jun 13, 2009 - 2:13 AM
“Significant extra investment” is required by the UK government and industry if the country is to retain its position as an aerospace powerhouse, the Socie