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.

Jul 22, 2020 - 4:00 AM
The aerospace supplier is turning toward build its defense business while looking at a strategy to accelerate a rebound in commercial aviation.
Sustainable Composites
Jul 21, 2020 - 8:15 AM
Despite the aerospace industry's high rate of aluminum aircraft recycling, use of composites is adding a layer of complexity to that effort.
A220 wing
Jul 21, 2020 - 7:14 AM
Former Airbus COO Tom Williams issued a blunt warning about the dangers facing the UK aerospace industry dealing with both Covid and Brexit.
Rolls innovation
Jul 21, 2020 - 7:00 AM
UK industry group ADS says the government must match public spending by other countries' aerospace industries to deal with threats posed by Covid, Brexit.
Jul 20, 2020 - 4:55 PM
All segments of aviation agree, there is not one magic bullet for solving the industry's carbon emissions quandary.
Joby
Jul 20, 2020 - 4:31 PM
The challenge of bringing urban air mobility vehicles to market is making a lot of smart people work very hard on solutions.
Airbus UK wing factory in Broughton
Jul 20, 2020 - 7:36 AM
Senior industry leaders addressing the opening ceremony for the FIA Connect event indicated that the aerospace sector faces a long path to recovery.
BAE Systems
Jul 19, 2020 - 8:00 AM
BAE is adapting energy management, engine controls, and power conversion systems for use with the electric propulsion systems of new eVTOL aircraft.
Farnborough Airshow 2016
Jul 17, 2020 - 1:30 AM
Over four days, the industry will gather around a program of 77 webinars addressing all aspects of aerospace and defense.
Faradair's Bio Electric Hybrid Aircraft
Jul 16, 2020 - 11:37 AM
UK startup Faradair is developing the BEHA aircraft with hybrid-electric propulsion, transitioning to all-electric once technology and regulations permit.