Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en CFM Readies For Coming Leap MRO Mountain http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm-readies-coming-leap-mro-mountain <div class="field-deck"> CFM readies Leap MRO capability ahead of expected demand and unpredictable events </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While building up facilities to service its Leap engines, CFM reaffirms commitment to aftermarket competition.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm-readies-coming-leap-mro-mountain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/cfm-readies-coming-leap-mro-mountain#comments MRO AW.com Engines Global Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1566291 at http://aviationweek.com CFM Defense Market Intelligence Notes http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/defense-market-intelligence-notes-29 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2017/01/18/asd_01_19_2017_cht1.pdf">View the Defense Market Intelligence Notes in PDF format.</a></p> <p><strong>North America</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/defense-market-intelligence-notes-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/defense-market-intelligence-notes-29#comments AWIN ONLY DMIN AWIN Global Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:39:00 +0000 1568811 at http://aviationweek.com Eugene Cernan Funeral Services Set For Jan. 24 http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/eugene-cernan-funeral-services-set-jan-24 <div class="node-body article-body">Funeral services for Eugene Cernan, commander of NASA’s Apollo 17 mission and the last human to journey to the lunar surface, is planned for Jan. 24.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/eugene-cernan-funeral-services-set-jan-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/eugene-cernan-funeral-services-set-jan-24#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN North America Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:39:00 +0000 1568801 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-566 <div class="node-body article-body">NORTHROP GRUMMAN has $140m U.S. Army contract for Battle Field Airborne Communication Node payload, operations and support through Jan. 23, 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-566" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-566#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:39:00 +0000 1568791 at http://aviationweek.com Airline Snapshot: Copa Airlines http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airline-snapshot-copa-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">View the Airline Snapshot: Copa Airlines chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airline-snapshot-copa-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airline-snapshot-copa-airlines#comments AWIN ONLY Airline Snapshot AWIN Europe Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:26:00 +0000 1568721 at http://aviationweek.com DOT Proposes New Bag-Fee Disclosure Rules http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/dot-proposes-new-bag-fee-disclosure-rules <div class="node-body article-body">In the last week of the Obama administration, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has proposed that airlines and ticket agents be required to disclose specific baggage fees when providing airfare information.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/dot-proposes-new-bag-fee-disclosure-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/dot-proposes-new-bag-fee-disclosure-rules#comments AWIN_Commercial AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:13:00 +0000 1568971 at http://aviationweek.com American Airlines Number Of Used BizJets For Sale Hits 20-Year Low http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/number-used-bizjets-sale-hits-20-year-low <div class="node-body article-body">The number of used business jets for sale in January decreased 4% from a year ago and 3% from December, according to a monthly business jet survey by Jefferies. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/number-used-bizjets-sale-hits-20-year-low" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/number-used-bizjets-sale-hits-20-year-low#comments AWIN_BizAv AWIN North America Business Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:57:00 +0000 1568961 at http://aviationweek.com G650: Gulfstream Safran To Acquire Zodiac Aerospace http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/safran-acquire-zodiac-aerospace-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Safran has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Zodiac Aerospace.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/safran-acquire-zodiac-aerospace-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/safran-acquire-zodiac-aerospace-0#comments AWIN_Commercial AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:34:00 +0000 1568901 at http://aviationweek.com Smart Sound Material Asks: "Can You Hear Me Now?" http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/smart-sound-material-asks-can-you-hear-me-now <div class="field-byline"> John Hitch | New Equipment Digest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A team of physicists has discovered a smart material for headsets that can be specifically tuned to block out the roar of a jet engine, while still allowing other noises, like a co-worker’s voice, to break the sound barrier.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/smart-sound-material-asks-can-you-hear-me-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/smart-sound-material-asks-can-you-hear-me-now#comments Commercial Aviation Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:29:00 +0000 1568941 at http://aviationweek.com Photo Credit: Restored Hearing Jetstar To Begin First Australia-Vietnam LCC Flights http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/jetstar-begin-first-australia-vietnam-lcc-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Australian LCC Jetstar Airways plans to introduce nonstop routes to Vietnam, improving its links with fast-growing Vietnamese affiliate Jetstar Pacific.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/jetstar-begin-first-australia-vietnam-lcc-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/jetstar-begin-first-australia-vietnam-lcc-flights#comments AWIN_Commercial AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:20:00 +0000 1568881 at http://aviationweek.com Wikimedia Commons Western Aerospace Suppliers, Providers Invited To Morocco http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/western-aerospace-suppliers-providers-invited-morocco <div class="node-body article-body">Dozens of Western aerospace suppliers are on the verge of hiring thousands of workers and even establishing additive manufacturing facilities in Morocco.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/western-aerospace-suppliers-providers-invited-morocco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/western-aerospace-suppliers-providers-invited-morocco#comments AWIN_BizAv Africa AWIN Business Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:54:00 +0000 1568871 at http://aviationweek.com Morocco: Google Western Aerospace Providers, Suppliers Invited To Morocco http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco <div class="node-body article-body">Dozens of Western aerospace suppliers are on the verge of hiring thousands of workers and even establishing additive manufacturing facilities in Morocco.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco#comments AWIN_Defense Africa AWIN Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:54:00 +0000 1568861 at http://aviationweek.com Morocco: Google Indonesia Allows Tigerair Australia To Resume Flights http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/indonesia-allows-tigerair-australia-resume-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Tigerair Australia has resolved a dispute with the Indonesian government that forced the LCC to suspend service on popular leisure routes to Bali.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/indonesia-allows-tigerair-australia-resume-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/indonesia-allows-tigerair-australia-resume-flights#comments AWIN_Commercial AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:34:00 +0000 1568851 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Western Aerospace Providers, Suppliers Invited To Morocco http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco <div class="node-body article-body">Dozens of Western aerospace suppliers are on the verge of hiring thousands of workers in Morocco, according to U.S. trade officials—so much so that they are quickly organizing a trade mission to the North African country in April.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/western-aerospace-providers-suppliers-invited-morocco#comments AWIN_Commercial AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:26:00 +0000 1568841 at http://aviationweek.com Moscow Air Show Likely To Move Up A Month http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/moscow-air-show-likely-move-month <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s major aviation event, the MAKS air show, is likely to take place a month earlier than expected this year. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/moscow-air-show-likely-move-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/moscow-air-show-likely-move-month#comments AWIN_Defense AWIN Europe Defense Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:00:00 +0000 1568981 at http://aviationweek.com Subsonic X-plane Concepts Undergo NASA Midterm Reviews http://aviationweek.com/aircraft-design/subsonic-x-plane-concepts-undergo-nasa-midterm-reviews <div class="field-deck"> Design reviews pave way for X-plane definition as NASA targets smarter acquisition plans </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NASA vows to become a “smart buyer” to offset budget threat to X-plane plans as it plans larger, piloted flight demonstrators.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aircraft-design/subsonic-x-plane-concepts-undergo-nasa-midterm-reviews" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aircraft-design/subsonic-x-plane-concepts-undergo-nasa-midterm-reviews#comments Aircraft Design Technology Aeronautical Engineering AWST-Technology3 AWST North America Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1568711 at http://aviationweek.com Dzyne Concept ATR Invests In Digital Mockups To Streamline Aircraft MRO http://aviationweek.com/information-management-solutions/atr-invests-digital-mockups-streamline-aircraft-mro <div class="node-body article-body">ATR is converting 1980s design drawings to more contemporary digital mockups.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/information-management-solutions/atr-invests-digital-mockups-streamline-aircraft-mro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/information-management-solutions/atr-invests-digital-mockups-streamline-aircraft-mro#comments Information Management Solutions Commercial Aviation MRO Technology AW.com AWST-CommercialAviation3 Manufacturing Europe MRO Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1568701 at http://aviationweek.com ATR The Week In Defense, Jan. 19-25, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-jan-19-25-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">In this week’s roundup: U.S. Marines with F-35Bs arrive in Japan, Israeli air force receives Arrow-3 missile defense, Airbus delivers H225M Caracal helicopters to Thailand, British navy awards radar contract and CAE scores training services contracts</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-jan-19-25-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-jan-19-25-2017#comments Defense AWST-Defense3 Defense AWST Global Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1568691 at http://aviationweek.com Israel Missile Defense Organization, Ministry of Defense New Italian Attack Helicopter To Recycle Commercial Technology http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-italian-attack-helicopter-recycle-commercial-technology <div class="field-deck"> Leonardo draws on commercial technology to reduce cost of military attack helo development </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Replacement for Mangusta to use dynamics and avionics from AW149.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-italian-attack-helicopter-recycle-commercial-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-italian-attack-helicopter-recycle-commercial-technology#comments Defense AWST-Defense3 Rotorcraft AWST Europe Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1568651 at http://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Leonardo CEO Begins Hunt For Acquisitions http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-ceo-begins-hunt-acquisitions <div class="field-deck"> Unmanned helicopters, advanced radars are the keys to Leonardo’s new UK-focused business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leonardo’s UK enterprise claims the second largest aerospace and defense company behind BAE Systems.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-ceo-begins-hunt-acquisitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-ceo-begins-hunt-acquisitions#comments Defense AWST-Defense3 Defense AWST Europe Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1568561 at http://aviationweek.com Leonardo How Will 3-D Printing Rearrange The Aerospace Spare Parts Business? http://aviationweek.com/mro/how-will-3-d-printing-rearrange-aerospace-spare-parts-business <div class="field-deck"> Advances in additive manufacturing may change the spare parts business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New uses for additive manufacturing, sometimes in combination with more traditional methods, could be a game-changer in the spare parts industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/how-will-3-d-printing-rearrange-aerospace-spare-parts-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/how-will-3-d-printing-rearrange-aerospace-spare-parts-business#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Technology AW.com AWST-MRO3 Technology Global Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1566781 at http://aviationweek.com Satair Are Fluids and Lubricants Matching Engine Advances? http://aviationweek.com/mro/are-fluids-and-lubricants-matching-engine-advances <div class="field-deck"> Lubricants, oils and greases evolve to keep up with engines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fluids and lubricants are designed for an engine’s life cycle so evolution with technology development can be slow.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/are-fluids-and-lubricants-matching-engine-advances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/are-fluids-and-lubricants-matching-engine-advances#comments MRO AW.com Engineered Global Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1566011 at http://aviationweek.com Eastman Aviation Solutions Advanced Airmanship Training http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/advanced-airmanship-training <div class="field-deck"> New concepts, new challenges, new content at the not-so-old and familiar schoolhouse </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Take some time to put together a plan that offers the opportunity for you and your flight team to gain additional knowledge and continue to grow your operation’s safety culture.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/advanced-airmanship-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/advanced-airmanship-training#comments BCA Business Aviation AW.com Training North America photograph Business Aviation Top Stories Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1552621 at http://aviationweek.com CAE Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, January 19, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/aerospace-daily-defense-report/2017-01-19 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 259, Issue 12</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">Thu, 2017-01-19</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 259 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 12 </div> </fieldset> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0000 1558361 at http://aviationweek.com Aviation Daily, January 19, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/aviation-daily/2017-01-19 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 407, Issue 12</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">Thu, 2017-01-19</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 407 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 12 </div> </fieldset> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 +0000 1557581 at http://aviationweek.com Aviation Additive Manufacturing In Quotes http://aviationweek.com/mro/aviation-additive-manufacturing-quotes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Additive manufacturing in aviation is adding big players like GE Aviation and is slated for significant growth over the next five years.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/mro/aviation-additive-manufacturing-quotes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/mro/aviation-additive-manufacturing-quotes#comments MRO Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:43:00 +0000 1568291 at http://aviationweek.com Jefferies: Business Jet Deliveries To Decline Before Upturn http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jefferies-business-jet-deliveries-decline-upturn <div class="node-body article-body">A new forecast by Jefferies projects business jet deliveries to decline in 2017 before turning upward in 2018 and again in 2019. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jefferies-business-jet-deliveries-decline-upturn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jefferies-business-jet-deliveries-decline-upturn#comments AWIN_BizAv AWIN North America Business Aviation Top Stories Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:01:00 +0000 1568681 at http://aviationweek.com PC-24: Pilatus Earth Temperatures Reach Record Again In 2016 http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/earth-temperatures-reach-record-again-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">The latest U.S. government data derived from spacecraft and in situ measurement show the Earth warmed again to record levels in 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/earth-temperatures-reach-record-again-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinspace/earth-temperatures-reach-record-again-2016#comments AWIN_Space AWIN Global North America Space Top Stories Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:04:00 +0000 1568631 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX Returns To Flight, Deploys Iridium Satellites, Sticks Landing http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/spacex-returns-flight-deploys-iridium-satellites-sticks-landing <div class="node-body article-body">Elon Musk’s SpaceX restored some of its luster Jan. 14 with the launch of a Falcon 9 for the first time since an on-pad explosion on Sept. 1. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/spacex-returns-flight-deploys-iridium-satellites-sticks-landing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/spacex-returns-flight-deploys-iridium-satellites-sticks-landing#comments AWIN ONLY Programs AWIN North America Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:58:00 +0000 1568351 at http://aviationweek.com SPACEX United Focused On Margin Expansion http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/united-focused-margin-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">United Airlines has seen business bookings increase since the November U.S. presidential elections, but forecasting the behavior of the macro-economy remains difficult, executives said during the company’s fourth-quarter and full-year earnings call Jan. 18.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/united-focused-margin-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/united-focused-margin-expansion#comments AWIN_Commercial Airlines AWIN Commercial Aviation Top Stories Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:53:00 +0000 1568621 at http://aviationweek.com Wikimedia Commons