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.

SAF fueling
Sep 16, 2021 - 12:58 PM
The Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative applauded the U.S. government’s recognition of the role that SAF will play in decarbonization efforts.
AW169
Sep 16, 2021 - 9:57 AM
Helicopter lessor LCI and Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing are acquiring 12 more helicopters worth more than $120 million.
images showing development of KORD over the past decade
Sep 13, 2021 - 2:06 PM
Officials in Chicago celebrated the conclusion of a 16-year, $6 billion modernization program at O’Hare International Airport.
Boeing 777-300ER NIAR Werx mod
Sep 10, 2021 - 12:31 PM
Under the 777 project, Werx will assist in the development of an STC for the conversion that will be owned by partner company Kansas Modification Center.
Sep 10, 2021 - 11:19 AM
GE Aviation and the FAA are partnering on the development of noise- and emission-reducing technologies for aircraft engines.
JB11
Sep 7, 2021 - 12:18 PM
JetPack Aviation's manned VTOL flying machines are gaining new ground with the sale of two JB12s to a Southeast Asian customer.
Aug 24, 2021 - 9:46 AM
Honeywell and InfiniDome are developing anti-GPS jamming technology for urban air mobility and military vehicles.
Rolls-Royce 747-400 flying testbed
Aug 13, 2021 - 9:43 AM
Aerotec's Wichita Engineering Center is expected to initially employ 25 aerospace engineers.
Jul 19, 2021 - 11:30 AM
A DOT Inspector General report has found the FAA “lacks sufficient oversight controls for managing its National Airspace System parts inventory."
Jul 16, 2021 - 10:09 AM
PWC, Bell, and CAE could receive $685 million from Canada's support for electric aviation.