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November 15, 2018
Inmarsat signs Honeywell Aerospace as global reseller of GX Aviation inflight broadband solution
Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, has expanded its global network of Value Added Resellers (VARs) for its GX Aviation inflight broadband solution with the addition of Honeywell Aerospace.
November 9, 2018
Boeing, Safran Joint Venture to Start Operations
Boeing and Safran have received regulatory approvals for a joint venture so they can begin designing, building and servicing aircraft Auxiliary Power Units (APUs)—onboard engines that are primarily used to start the main engines...
October 27, 2018
Pratt & Whitney launches Industry Capability Enhancement Program
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., launched its Industry Capability Enhancement program to support medium and small scale enterprises serving global aerospace majors through precision manufacturing and highly specialized engineering services from India.
October 25, 2018
US Navy awards Northrop Grumman $35.1 million contract for Next Generation Jammer–Low Band Demonstration of Existing Technologies
The US Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $35.1 million...
October 17, 2018
Boeing launches new organization to unleash the power of advanced computing and networks in aerospace
Boeing today announced a new Disruptive Computing and Networks (DC&N) organization to develop computing and communications solutions for advanced commercial and government aerospace applications.
October 15, 2018
Boeing and Flightdocs Enter Exclusive Partnership
Boeing and Flightdocs have entered into a multi-year agreement to exclusively market and sell the Flightdocs Enterprise platform, a full-service maintenance, compliance and inventory management...
September 27, 2018
Raytheon awards Air Traffic Control Association's first-ever Women in Aviation scholarships
Raytheon Company's Intelligence, Information and Services business awarded four Women in Aviation scholarships as part of the Air Traffic Control Association's (ATCA) Scholarship Fund Program.
September 24, 2018
Northrop Grumman expands facility in Beavercreek, Ohio, continues to add manufacturing jobs
Announcement builds on company's 35-year heritage in Dayton, Ohio
September 13, 2018
ST Engineering to acquire nacelle manufacturer for aggregate purchase consideration of US$630m
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced that the Group's US subsidiary, Vision Technologies Aerospace Incorporated (VT Aerospace), has entered into a conditional share purchase agreement...
September 10, 2018
Pratt & Whitney awarded $437M contract modification for adaptive engines
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., has been awarded a $437 million contract modification by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) for next generation adaptive propulsion risk reduction...
August 30, 2018
Cyient Receives AS9100 Rev D and ISO 9001:2015 Quality Certifications for its Melbourne (FL) Facility
Cyient, a global provider of engineering, manufacturing, geospatial, networks, and operations management services to global industry leaders, announced that it has been granted the AS9100 Rev D and ISO 9001:2015 quality certifications...
August 22, 2018
CAE Elektronik GmbH achieves CMMI Level 3 rating for Development
CAE today announced that CAE Elektronik GmbH, based in Stolberg, Germany, has achieved the Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 rating for Development following an independent CMMI appraisal.
August 1, 2018
CAE acquires Alpha-Omega Change Engineering (AOCE)
CAE today announced that CAE USA Mission Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of CAE USA, has acquired Alpha-Omega Change Engineering (AOCE) for approximately US$29 million, excluding post-closing adjustments.
July 25, 2018
13 GA-ASI suppliers recognized with Supplier Excellence Awards
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI) has honored 13 suppliers with the company's annual Supplier Excellence Awards. The awards recognize outstanding quality and delivery performance.
July 23, 2018
Embraer delivers 28 commercial and 20 executive jets in 2Q18
During the second quarter of 2018 (2Q18), Embraer (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) delivered 28 jets to the commercial aviation market and 20 business jets, being 15 light jets and 5 large jets.
July 22, 2018
NORDAM seeks Chapter 11 reorganization
The NORDAM Group, Inc., together with its domestic subsidiaries and affiliates, today announced it has filed a voluntary petition for protection under Chapter 11 reorganization.
July 16, 2018
Pratt & Whitney sponsored e-learning centers open in Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., celebrates the opening of two e-learning centers in India this week, the 63th and 64th centers Pratt & Whitney and project partners have opened since 2011...
July 13, 2018
Air Botswana signs for two ATR 72-600s
African airline Air Botswana today signed a firm order for two ATR 72-600s. Having operated ATR -500 series aircraft since 1996, the Botswanan national flag carrier has been an ATR operator for more than 20 years and will now upgrade and restructure its fleet with the addition of the latest generation turboprop aircraft.
July 13, 2018
Air Saint-Pierre commits to purchase an ATR 42-600
Air Saint-Pierre has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with market leading turboprop manufacturer ATR for the purchase of a new ATR 42-600 aircraft. Air Saint-Pierre’s ATR provides the island with essential connectivity, flying to several locations in Canada.
July 12, 2018
JetBlue selects Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engines to power 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), congratulates JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) on its selection of 60 firm Airbus A220-300 aircraft, which are powered exclusively by Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines.
July 9, 2018
GE awarded $437M contract for Adaptive Cycle Engine
GE was awarded a $437 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base June 29. The contract modification is for the execution of next generation adaptive propulsion risk reduction for potential air superiority ap plications.
July 5, 2018
Boeing and Embraer to establish strategic aerospace partnership to accelerate global aerospace growth
Boeing and Embraer announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a strategic partnership that positions both companies to accelerate growth in global aerospace markets.
May 30, 2018
ST Engineering adopts masterbrand for its subsidiaries to drive growth in key global markets
ST Engineering today announced that it is undertaking a group-wide branding exercise to firstly, adopt a single brand approach by harmonising all its corporate brands by using "ST Engineering" as a masterbrand...
May 29, 2018
Dassault Aviation pays tribute to Serge Dassault
Serge Dassault—the son of Marcel Dassault and Madeleine Minklès—was born in Paris on 4 April 1925. He had married Nicole Raffel in 1951 and was the father of four children Olivier, Laurent, Thierry and Marie-Hélène.
May 29, 2018
GE Aviation receives KC-135 Integrated Data Acquisition Recorder award
GE Aviation, working with Rockwell Collins, was awarded a multi-million-dollar contract to upgrade the Integrated Data Acquisition Recorder (IDAR) for the United States Air Force (USAF).
May 25, 2018
Safran and UEC Saturn sign framework agreement to reengine the Beriev Be-200 fire-fighting aircraft
Within the scope of the meeting between the French and Russian presidents, Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Safran Aircraft Engines of France and UEC Saturn of Russia today signed...
May 23, 2018
Pratt & Whitney announces significant investment in West Palm Beach facility
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced an investment of up to $100 million in its existing West Palm Beach facility that will create up to 215 new jobs by 2022 supporting the company's defense programs.
May 22, 2018
Additive manufacturing: MTU Aero Engines steps up its efforts
The breakthrough came with the borescope boss for the geared turbofan engine powering the A320neo; now MTU Aero Engines is stepping up its efforts in the field of additive manufacturing.
May 17, 2018
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems has launched an industrial partnership with ROMAERO for local Romanian production of air defense and land systems
Rafael has over 15 years of successful experience in Production Transfer Programs implemented at more than 50 overseas companies located in the U.S, Canada...
May 14, 2018
Boeing, Assembrix to collaborate on secure 3D printing
Boeing and Israeli company Assembrix Ltd today signed a MOA that will enable Boeing to use Assembrix software to manage and protect intellectual property shared with vendors during design and manufacturing.
May 11, 2018
Raytheon breaks ground on Ontario International Airport hangar
Raytheon Company and the Ontario International Airport Authority broke ground today on a hangar that will house Raytheon's flying testbed platform.
May 9, 2018
Boeing details more than $54 million in grants and philanthropic investments
Boeing today announced details for $54 million in grants and philanthropic sponsorships to nonprofits in the U.S. and around the globe.
May 1, 2018
Boeing to acquire leading aerospace parts distributor KLX Inc. to enhance services business growth
Boeing announced today it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire KLX Inc. to enhance its growing services business. The agreement comprises an all-cash transaction for $63 per share and the assumption of approximately $1.0 billion of net debt, totaling $4.25 billion.
April 24, 2018
Inmarsat signs CTTIC and ADCC as China distribution partners for aviation safety and operational services
Official agreement will provide Chinese airlines with a comprehensive package that integrates Classic Aero and next generation SB-S flight deck connectivity
April 23, 2018
Boeing, Ryanair announce order for 25 737 MAX 8s
Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Ryanair today announced they finalized an order for 25 additional high-capacity 737 MAX 8 airplanes. The $3 billion order, at current list prices, was previously listed as unidentified on Boeing's Orders & Deliveries website.
April 17, 2018
BAE Systems signs partnership for Chevening Scholarship in Malaysia for 2018
BAE Systems today signed partnership for Chevening Scholarship programme for 2018 with the British High Commission of Malaysia at the DSA 2018.
April 15, 2018
LEAP engine recognized with Silver Edison Award
The leading-edge technology of CFM International's advanced LEAP engine was recognized with the Silver award in the Transportation & Logistics – Engine Enhancements category at the 2018 Edison Awards™.
April 9, 2018
CAE to support new Oman Aviation Academy
CAE today announced it has signed a service level agreement with the Omani Authority for Partnership for Development (OAPFD) to support the creation and establishment of the Oman Aviation Academy.
March 10, 2018
Safran announces the opening of a factory in India
During the official visit to India of Emmanuel Macron, the President of France, Safran announced the opening of a factory to manufacture electrical wiring interconnection systems based in Hyderabad, in the Indian state of Telangana.
February 12, 2018
GE and Tata celebrate the ground-breaking of a world class Aero-engine Centre of Excellence in Telangana
GE and Tata group, India's leading global enterprise, today held the ground-breaking ceremony for a world class Structural Center of Excellence (COE) focused on aero-engine components.
November 15, 2017
Rolls-Royce accelerates digital transformation with TATA Consultancy Services Partnership
Rolls-Royce and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) have expanded their long-standing partnership in order to exploit future data innovation opportunities.
October 27, 2017
Dassault – Reliance Aerospace manufacturing facility in Mihan, Nagpur inaugurated
Eric Trappier, Chairman of Dassault Aviation and Anil D. Ambani, Chairman of the Reliance Group today laid the Foundation Stone for the Dassault Reliance...
September 7, 2016
Tata Advanced Materials Limited and Boeing sign an agreement for providing interior panels for the P-8 aircraft
Tata Advanced Materials Limited (TAML), a subsidiary of Tata Industries Limited, has been awarded a contract from Boeing to provide composite interior closeout panels for the P-8 aircraft that cover the interior wall...
June 18, 2016
Boeing, TATA joint venture establishes aerospace facility in Hyderabad
Boeing and Tata Advanced Systems today celebrated the foundation laying of a new facility in Hyderabad for its joint venture named TATA Boeing Aerospace Limited.
April 25, 2016
Pratyush Kumar of Boeing India elected Chairman of AmCham India
At the 24th Annual General Meeting of the AmCham India held in New Delhi on 22nd April 2016, Pratyush Kumar, President, Boeing India, was elected as the Chairman of AmCham India.
November 19, 2015
Rockwell Collins expands India operations
In creating its first connected chronograph, Breitling has applied a new philosophy placing the smartphone in the service of the watch so as to enhance its functionality and user-friendliness.
April 01, 2015
Rolls-Royce to expand engineering capability in India
Rolls-Royce announces that it will be expanding its engineering capability in India with plans for a facility in Bangalore that will employ 500 people by the end of 2017. The work done at the facility will include aerospace engineering for customers in the region as well as support for Rolls-Royce’s regional supplier base.