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November 16, 2018
Supersonic commercial travel begins to take shape at Lockheed Martin Skunk Works®
Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® began manufacturing the first part for the X-59 Quiet Supersonic Technology aircraft, marking a milestone to bring supersonic commercial travel over land one step closer to reality.
November 16, 2018
NSA certifies latest-generation ARC-210 RT-2036(C) airborne radio from Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins has reached a critical milestone in its airborne Software-Defined Radio (SDR) program as the National Security Agency (NSA) has issued the company a Type-1 certification for its AN/ARC-210 RT-2036(C) radio.
November 9, 2018
US Air Force to battle hostile navigation environments with high-assurance GPS receiver technology from Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins has been selected by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (USAF AFLCMC) to provide its latest-generation Digital GPS Anti-Jam Receiver.
September 28, 2018
New Northrop Grumman GEM 63 motor's impressive power stems from extensive heritage
On Sept. 20, Northrop Grumman successfully conducted the first static test fire of its new Graphite Epoxy Motor (GEM), the GEM 63, at its Promontory, Utah, test area.
September 26, 2018
ST Engineering's perimeter intrusion detection system evaluated for US aviation use
ST Engineering today announced that its award-winning perimeter intrusion detection system, AgilFence PIDS has completed testing and evaluation by US-based National Safe Skies Alliance, Inc. (Safe Skies).
August 7, 2018
Boeing HorizonX Ventures invests in high-speed metal 3D printing company Digital Alloys
Boeing today announced its investment in Digital Alloys, Inc., a Burlington, Mass.-based company developing high-speed, multi-metal additive manufacturing systems that produce 3D-printed parts for aerospace and other...
August 6, 2018
Raytheon invests in advanced manufacturing for radar development
Raytheon Company announced the opening of a $72 million, 30,000 square foot facility on its Andover, Mass.-based campus, which is now home to some of the industry's leading innovations in manufacturing.
June 27, 2018
L3 WESCAM delivers first electro-optical and infrared system for Canada's fixed-wing search and rescue program
L3 WESCAM announced today the successful delivery of its first MX™-15 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) system to Airbus Defence and Space in support...
July 25, 2018
EcoServices, LLC wins patent infringement case over EcoPower® engine wash system
EcoServices, LLC (EcoServices), a joint venture between Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. and Pratt & Whitney Line Maintenance Services, Inc., today announced that the United States District Court for the District of California...
July 23, 2018
GA-ASI completes testing of Arresting Hook and HDD for MQ-25
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) concluded performance testing of the arresting hook Hold Down Damper (HDD) for its proposed MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft for the US Navy.
July 20, 2018
Boeing reviews new ICBM design options with US Air Force
Boeing has presented the US Air Force with design options for America's next intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD).
July 5, 2018
GA-ASI maximizing fuel capacity for MQ-25
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is using an integrated fuel tank structure to maximize fuel offload for the proposed MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft for the US Navy.
June 26, 2018
Boeing HorizonX ventures invests in on-demand urban aerial delivery startup Matternet
Boeing today announced its investment in Matternet, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based startup pioneering safe, on-demand unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) delivery operations in urban environments.
June 21, 2018
Guardian concludes demonstration flights
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) today announced that the Guardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) has concluded the first large-scale demonstration flights in Japan.
June 21, 2018
FAA now has better, more precise GPS coverage across US
The Federal Aviation Administration's Geosynchronous Earth Orbiting 5 Wide Area Augmentation System navigation payload, developed by Raytheon's Intelligence, Information and Services business, is now operational and fully integrated into the WAAS network.
May 8, 2018
At 2nd UBER elevate summit Pipistrel reveals new eVTOL Concept and strategic partnership with Elan
Today as part of Uber's second annual Elevate Summit, aircraft designer and Uber Elevate partner, Pipistrel, revealed its newest eVTOL concept and design.
July 27, 2016
NASA tests Pipistrel electric propulsion systems in scope of their electric X-plane program
The fact that NASA is researching electric aircraft is nothing new - but Pipistrel is very proud and honored that the researchers at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in California decided to use several electric propulsion systems from Pipistrel...
October 29, 2014
Safran announces R&D collaborations with Indian Institutions
Global Aerospace, Defence, and Security leader Safran announces the Research and Development collaborations with Foundation for Innovation & Technology Transfer...