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.

The Bell V-280 Valor in flight
Dec 18, 2018 - 12:47 PM
The Bell V-280 tiltrotor has achieved a variety of performance milestones over the course of 85 flight test hours.
Dec 12, 2018 - 1:11 AM
A gathering of experts in Abu Dhabi in March 2019 will showcase the region’s role in global satellite and space development activities.
Nov 21, 2018 - 3:26 PM
With operators seeking MEL relief for STC components not yet evaluated through the required process, the FAA has issued new guidance.
Nov 21, 2018 - 11:35 AM
The Iris program is a partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA), led by Inmarsat, to establish secure, high-bandwidth communications over Europe.
GE's former testbed 747
Nov 20, 2018 - 10:32 AM
In service with for 49 years, first as an airliner, then as a flying engine testbed, the four-engine jumbo was the world's oldest active 747.
Nov 19, 2018 - 9:57 AM
Lockheed Martin has started construction on the first parts of its Low Boom Technology supersonic testbed
Nov 6, 2018 - 11:46 AM
Hopes To Appeal To Offshore, SAR Markets
Nov 5, 2018 - 9:07 AM
Heatcon and Solvay Materials have partnered to deliver composite repair products to the aerospace industry.
Nov 2, 2018 - 8:00 AM
Penetrate Deeper Into Aircraft Structure
Oct 31, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Bell's new flight research center will house advanced programs.