Show News Staff

Show News Staff
Articles
Rockwell Collins Launches HeliSure Safety Products
The initial components of a new family of special missions and safety avionics for helicopters are being featured at the Dubai Air Show for the first time by Rockwell Collins.
Boeing and Sikorsky Team for Saudi Helo Support 
DUBAI - Boeing and Sikorsky have formed Boeing Sikorsky International Services (BSIS), a joint venture to support Saudi Arabia’s military helicopter fleet.
Dubai Air Show: New Venue, Bigger and Better
Show organizers predict this year’s show will be the biggest in its 26-year history
Pratt & Whitney Pushing Down Costs On F135 Engine

The “War on Cost” is a priority at Pratt & Whitney Military Engines, made more difficult as U.S. military budget constraints stretch out the delivery schedule for the F-35 Lightning II fighter and its PW F135 powerplant. “We face stronger headwinds,” says P&W Military Engines president Bennett Croswell. “But we continue to make progress.”

Honeywell Will Supply Pilatus PC-24 Avionics
Advanced Cockpit Environment (ACE) designed for new jet.
MTU Achieves Milestone Delivery For GEnx
MTU recently delivered its 200th turbine center frame for the GEnx engine.
P&W To Cut Costs on F135 Engine

The “War on Cost” is a priority at Pratt & Whitney Military Engines, made more difficult as U.S. military budget constraints stretch out the delivery schedule for the F-35 Lightning II fighter and its PW F135 powerplant. “We face stronger headwinds,” says P&W Military Engines president Bennett Croswell. “But we continue to make progress.”

ATR 600 Wins 120-Minutes ETOPS
ETOPS will allow carriers to establish more direct flight plans between departure points and destinations.
European Sales A Priority for Eclipse
Eclipse plans to deliver 10 550s in the final quarter of the year
Jeff Bonner Designing Interior For 400XT
Nextant chose Jeff Bonner to design interiors for the 400XT.
Honeywell Eyes Next Generation Midsize Jet Engines
Honeywell is refreshing plans for a new engine for midsize, long-range business jets
Honeywell Will Supply Pilatus PC-24 Avionics
Honeywell has been selected by Pilatus to supply the avionics suite for the PC-24 twinjet
Dassault Says The Best Falcon Is Yet to Come

Dassault Aviation finds itself and its business jet products to be in better shape than the market. A new jet is being developed, but the company is not neglecting the bread-and-butter work of constantly upgrading its existing products.

Cessna Expands European Footprint
Cessna will continue investing in Europe to position itself for return to growth.
Dassault: U.S. Uncertainties Hold Back BizAv Market
Dassault says the U.S. is holding back the recovery in business aviation
Special Topics
 
Blogs
May 28, 2015
blog

Videos: F-35B Operational Test Trials 6

Aviation Week's Senior Pentagon Editor witnessed aviation history aboard USS Wasp for the first-ever F-35B Operational Test (OT-1) trials off the coast of North Carolina. Watch her videos....More
May 22, 2015
blog

NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Descends Toward Asteroid Ceres for Closer Look at Bright Spots

Images gathered May 16 with cameras from an altitude of 4,500 miles have again prompted speculation the spacecraft has spotted ice deposits on the 600 mile wide minor planet....More
May 18, 2015
Article

Fire In the Cabin 2

While installing a fireplace in a cabin clearly would be a bad idea, Lufthansa Technik develops a technology that uses illuminated water mist with an image of burning wood to create a fireplace for VIP aircraft....More
May 15, 2015
blog

Cardington: Britain’s Airship Heritage 2

Construction of Cardington’s Number 1 shed, currently housing the HAV project, began in 1916 when Construction of Cardington’s No. 1 shed, currently housing the HAV project, began in 1916 when Short Brothers was awarded an Admiralty contract for the development of dirigible airships....More
May 11, 2015
blog

NavWeek: China Coastal Catch 8

China last year accelerated its plans to “reclaim” areas like the Spratly Islands, and the Asian giant is banking on its coast guard to protect its disputed maritime stakes in the region, according to the Pentagon....More

Sign up to Aviation Week Newsletter

Daily analysis on technology advances impacting the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×