Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en Business & Commercial Aviation, October 2018 http://aviationweek.com/business-commercial-aviation/2018-10-01 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p><em style="font-size: 12.8px;">BCA</em><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">, October 2018, Vol. 114, Issue 10</span></p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 2018-10-01</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 114 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 10 </div> </fieldset> Mon, 01 Oct 2018 04:00:00 +0000 1851731 at http://aviationweek.com Selected U.S. Military Contracts For The Week Of Sept. 17-21, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-sept-17-21-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Support Systems Associates Inc., Melbourne, Florida, has been awarded a $31,195,898 firm-fixed-price contract for RC-26 avionics upgrade.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-sept-17-21-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-sept-17-21-2018#comments AWIN ONLY Contracts AWIN North America Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:03:00 +0000 1854821 at http://aviationweek.com Advertisement: FS PRECISION http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-fs-precision-22 <div class="node-body article-body">View the Advertisement: FS PRECISION ad in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-fs-precision-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-fs-precision-22#comments AWIN ONLY Advertising AWIN North America Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:03:00 +0000 1854811 at http://aviationweek.com The Week Ahead In Aerospace & Defense http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-74 <div class="node-body article-body">On Tuesday morning the Senate Armed Services Committee will review the nominations of U.S. Army Gen. Robert Abrams.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-74" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-74#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN North America Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:03:00 +0000 1854801 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1006 <div class="node-body article-body">AEROVIRONMENT has $8.9m U.S. Army contract for RQ-20B Puma AE II for Estonia.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1006" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1006#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:03:00 +0000 1854791 at http://aviationweek.com Airport Profile — Indianapolis International (IND) http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-indianapolis-international-ind-1 <div class="node-body article-body">View the Airport Profile — Indianapolis International (IND) chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-indianapolis-international-ind-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-indianapolis-international-ind-1#comments AWIN ONLY Airport Profile AWIN North America Tue, 25 Sep 2018 22:01:00 +0000 1854761 at http://aviationweek.com Mitre Proposes Surveillance For Large Urban Drone Fleets http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/mitre-proposes-surveillance-large-urban-drone-fleets <div class="node-body article-body">Looking ahead to a future where drone fleets and air taxis share urban airspace, Mitre Corp. proposes a dedicated drone-to-drone surveillance system.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/mitre-proposes-surveillance-large-urban-drone-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/mitre-proposes-surveillance-large-urban-drone-fleets#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Air Traffic Management AWST-CommercialAviation39 AWST North America Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1854711 at http://aviationweek.com Mitre Corp. Opinion: Drones Enable Small Businesses And Help Drive U.S. Economy http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-drones-enable-small-businesses-and-help-drive-us-economy <div class="field-byline"> Tulinda Larsen </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small drone businesses face hurdles with the regulatory process that the FAA needs to remedy. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-drones-enable-small-businesses-and-help-drive-us-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-drones-enable-small-businesses-and-help-drive-us-economy#comments Future of Aerospace Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation39 Viewpoint AWST North America Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1854631 at http://aviationweek.com VPixOne/istockphoto Tieup Billed As Tectonic Shift In Connectivity Market http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/tieup-billed-tectonic-shift-connectivity-market <div class="node-body article-body">The surprise move brings together two former archrivals with differing satellite strategies—Inmarsat and Panasonic Avionics.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/tieup-billed-tectonic-shift-connectivity-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/tieup-billed-tectonic-shift-connectivity-market#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation39 Commercial Aviation AWST Global Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1854531 at http://aviationweek.com Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, September 25, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/aerospace-daily-defense-report/2018-09-25 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 265, Issue 60</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2018-09-25</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 265 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 60 </div> </fieldset> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 04:00:00 +0000 1815111 at http://aviationweek.com Aviation Daily, September 25, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/aviation-daily/2018-09-25 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 413, Issue 60</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 2018-09-25</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 413 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 60 </div> </fieldset> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 04:00:00 +0000 1807411 at http://aviationweek.com Advertisement: StandardAero http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-standardaero-4 <div class="node-body article-body">View the Advertisement: StandardAero ad in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-standardaero-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-standardaero-4#comments AWIN ONLY Advertising AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854321 at http://aviationweek.com Upcoming Events http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-672 <div class="node-body article-body">Oct. 16-18—NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), Orange County Convention Center, Orlando Executive Airport, Orlando, Florida, <a href="https://www.nbaa.org/events/bace/2018/" title="https://www.nbaa.org/events/bace/2018/">https://www.nbaa.org/events/bace/2018/</a></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-672" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-672#comments AWIN ONLY Calendar AWIN Global Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854291 at http://aviationweek.com Appointments http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-193 <div class="node-body article-body">Richard (Rick) Brighenti has been named vice president and general manager of Cadence Aerospace-Tell Tool, effective immediately. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-193" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-193#comments AWIN ONLY Appointments Asia Pacific AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854271 at http://aviationweek.com Advertise With The Weekly Of Business Aviation http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-86 <div class="node-body article-body">For information about placing Classified Advertising in BA's Marketplace Section, please contact Miguel Ornelas at 1 (661) 480-7000.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-86" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertise-weekly-business-aviation-86#comments AWIN ONLY Advertising AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854261 at http://aviationweek.com Airworthiness Directives http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-192 <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Learjet, Inc. Models 28, 29, 31, 31A, 35, 35A, 36, 36A, 55, 55B, 55C, and 60 airplanes.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-192" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-192#comments AWIN ONLY Airworthiness Directives AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854251 at http://aviationweek.com Duncan Completes 16th Falcon 7X 1C Inspection http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-completes-16th-falcon-7x-1c-inspection <div class="node-body article-body">Duncan Aviation has completed its 16th Falcon 7X 1C inspection at its maintenance, repair and overhaul facilities in Battle Creek, Michigan, and Lincoln, Nebraska.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-completes-16th-falcon-7x-1c-inspection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-completes-16th-falcon-7x-1c-inspection#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Briefs AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854241 at http://aviationweek.com Jet Aviation San Juan Earns Stage 1 IS-BAH Standard Approval http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/jet-aviation-san-juan-earns-stage-1-bah-standard-approval <div class="node-body article-body">Jet Aviation San Juan is the first FBO in Puerto Rico to qualify for Stage 1 registration to the IS-BAH Standard the company said. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/jet-aviation-san-juan-earns-stage-1-bah-standard-approval" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/jet-aviation-san-juan-earns-stage-1-bah-standard-approval#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Briefs AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854231 at http://aviationweek.com Duncan, Gogo Develop New STC http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-gogo-develop-new-stc <div class="node-body article-body">Duncan Aviation and Gogo Business Aviation have partnered to develop a new Supplemental Type Certificate for installing the Gogo ST 4300 Iridium Satcom Satellite Telecommunication System configuration for Future Air Navigation Systems.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-gogo-develop-new-stc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/duncan-gogo-develop-new-stc#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Briefs AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854221 at http://aviationweek.com Nomad Aviation Now Offers Maintenance, Hangar Services At Basel Facility http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/nomad-aviation-now-offers-maintenance-hangar-services-basel-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Nomad Aviation is offering maintenance and hangar services at its Basel, Switzerland facility.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/nomad-aviation-now-offers-maintenance-hangar-services-basel-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/nomad-aviation-now-offers-maintenance-hangar-services-basel-facility#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Briefs AWIN Europe Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854201 at http://aviationweek.com Daher Introduces TBM 900 To India http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daher-introduces-tbm-900-india <div class="node-body article-body">Daher has introduced the TBM 900 turboprop aircraft to India’s business aviation community, it said. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daher-introduces-tbm-900-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daher-introduces-tbm-900-india#comments AWIN ONLY Business Aviation Briefs Asia Pacific AWIN Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854191 at http://aviationweek.com August 2018 Business Aircraft Activity In North America http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/august-2018-business-aircraft-activity-north-america <div class="node-body article-body">View the August 2018 Business Aircraft Activity In North America chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/august-2018-business-aircraft-activity-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/august-2018-business-aircraft-activity-north-america#comments AWIN ONLY Forecasts/Industry Data AWIN chart North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854171 at http://aviationweek.com Modern Aviation To Buy Assets Of XJet Holdings http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/modern-aviation-buy-assets-xjet-holdings <div class="node-body article-body">Modern Aviation has entered an agreement to purchase the assets of XJet Holdings based at Centennial Airport near Denver. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/modern-aviation-buy-assets-xjet-holdings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/modern-aviation-buy-assets-xjet-holdings#comments AWIN ONLY Intelligence AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:46:00 +0000 1854161 at http://aviationweek.com What Could NASA Do With 1% Of The U.S. Budget? http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/what-could-nasa-do-1-us-budget <div class="node-body article-body">NASA’s budget represents one half of one percent of the federal budget, Administrator Jim Bridenstine says. “If we had a full 1% of the federal budget you can imagine the impact we would have.”</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/what-could-nasa-do-1-us-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/what-could-nasa-do-1-us-budget#comments AWIN_Space Funding & Policy Space Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:21:00 +0000 1854771 at http://aviationweek.com SLS on mobile transporter concept: NASA Boeing Wins Lucrative Huey Replacement Competition http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-wins-lucrative-huey-replacement-competition <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has received the first installment of $2.38 billion the U.S. Air Force will spend on the Huey replacement effort.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-wins-lucrative-huey-replacement-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-wins-lucrative-huey-replacement-competition#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 21:46:00 +0000 1854751 at http://aviationweek.com MH-139: Boeing Mattis: S-300 Makes Assad Regime Stronger http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/mattis-s-300-makes-assad-regime-stronger <div class="node-body article-body">Defense Secretary James Mattis says the S-300 missile system keeps Assad in a position of obstruction. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/mattis-s-300-makes-assad-regime-stronger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/mattis-s-300-makes-assad-regime-stronger#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy AWIN Middle East Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:46:00 +0000 1854731 at http://aviationweek.com Defense Department San Diego Airport Welcomes First 'Innovation Accelerator' Class http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/san-diego-airport-welcomes-first-innovation-accelerator-class <div class="node-body article-body">The San Diego International Airport (SAN) Innovation Lab Accelerator program recently welcomed its inaugural class of entrepreneurs—five companies engaged in a 16-week program designed to help airport officials improve their operation and their passengers' experience.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/san-diego-airport-welcomes-first-innovation-accelerator-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/san-diego-airport-welcomes-first-innovation-accelerator-class#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:31:00 +0000 1854721 at http://aviationweek.com Pentagon Innovation Shop Gets New Managing Director http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-innovation-shop-gets-new-managing-director <div class="node-body article-body">The Pentagon’s innovation unit has hired Silicon Valley veteran Michael Brown as its new managing director. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-innovation-shop-gets-new-managing-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-innovation-shop-gets-new-managing-director#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:18:00 +0000 1854741 at http://aviationweek.com American’s Parker Defends Seat, Lavatory Dimensions http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/american-s-parker-defends-seat-lavatory-dimensions <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines Chairman and CEO Doug Parker defended seat and lavatory sizes on the carrier’s new fleet of Boeing 737 MAX airliners, during an opening presentation Sept. 24 at the Airline Passenger Experience (APEX) Expo.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/american-s-parker-defends-seat-lavatory-dimensions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/american-s-parker-defends-seat-lavatory-dimensions#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:42:00 +0000 1854641 at http://aviationweek.com Air Mauritius Narrowbodies, A330neo Delivery Delayed http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/air-mauritius-narrowbodies-a330neo-delivery-delayed <div class="node-body article-body">Indian Ocean-based Air Mauritius has postponed a decision on procuring new narrowbody aircraft to replace two A319s and expand its fleet as competition and high fuel prices create pressure on the company. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/air-mauritius-narrowbodies-a330neo-delivery-delayed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/air-mauritius-narrowbodies-a330neo-delivery-delayed#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:21:00 +0000 1854611 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Air Mauritius CEO Somaskaran Appavou.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Kurt Hofmann