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.

Nov 16, 2022 - 12:12 PM
A consortium of five technology companies: BASF, Thyssenkrupp, OMV, DLR, and ASG has been tasked with developing a methanol-to-SAF pathway.
Flasks of SAF in lab
Nov 15, 2022 - 12:48 PM
Based on projected demand and production increases Market Research Future sees the global aviation biofuel industry market reaching $60 billion by 2030.
Exterior of BAE Systems new facility in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Nov 1, 2022 - 12:38 PM
BAE Systems opened a new plant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa a month after opening facilities in Austin, Texas, Huntsville, Alabama, and Manchester, New Hampshire.
Honeywell's new cloud-based flight efficiency platform displayed on iPad, Macbooks
Oct 28, 2022 - 11:34 AM
Honeywell Aerospace has released a new and improved version of its Forge Flight Efficiency platform aimed at reducing user operating costs.
Alder Fuels female evaluating sustainable aviation fuel in beaker
Oct 19, 2022 - 4:57 PM
Engine maker Rolls-Royce will test Alder's 'Greencrude' fuel for 100 percent SAF applications.
EVO Fuels Booth, NBAA 2022
Oct 19, 2022 - 4:46 PM
EVO Fuels has invested in Zero Petroleum, which aims to produce net-zero-emission aviation fuels.
Astrophysicist Neil de Grasse Tyson, broadcast journalist Lisa Starke, EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky, race car driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr., FAA acting Administrator Billy Nolen, and NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen.
Oct 19, 2022 - 6:39 AM
NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson team on NBAA-BACE keynote opening session.
EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky (l),  FAA acting Administrator Billy Nolen, NBAA president and CEO Ed Bolen (Photo: David McIntosh/AIN)
Oct 18, 2022 - 6:52 PM
Nolen, Ky cite agency cooperation on SAF, AAM
NBAA22 Newsmakers Luncheon
Oct 18, 2022 - 5:08 PM
NBAA's sustainability lunch at BACE examined the challenges faced by the industry as it tackles decarbonization.
Oct 18, 2022 - 3:51 PM
The legislation mandates federal interagency coordination in support of advanced air mobility.