Technology http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/30731/more en The Week in Technology (June 26-July 2, 2017) http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-26-july-2-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai air taxis; Eviation’s electric regional; AFRL robotic copilot; Airbus/Safran electric taxiing; Racer’s advanced wing; Boost for Stratobus</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-26-july-2-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-26-july-2-2017#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Technology AWST-Technology26 Technology AWST Global Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:37:00 +0000 1651671 at http://aviationweek.com Unconventional Configuration For Airbus High-Speed Rotorcraft http://aviationweek.com/technology/unconventional-configuration-airbus-high-speed-rotorcraft <div class="field-deck"> Radical configuration for ‘Son of X3’ high-speed helo concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus Helicopters’ Clean Sky 2 high-speed rotorcraft uses radical box-wing and pusher-propeller configuration.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/unconventional-configuration-airbus-high-speed-rotorcraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/unconventional-configuration-airbus-high-speed-rotorcraft#comments Paris Air Show 2017 Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology PARIS AIR SHOW AWST Europe Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1651361 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Helicopters Europe’s Complex UAV Studies Delivering Tangible Results http://aviationweek.com/defense/europe-s-complex-uav-studies-delivering-tangible-results <div class="field-deck"> Maturing UAV studies suggest Europe’s governments are taking sovereign unmanned capabilities more seriously </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Anglo-French FCAS study finally confirms engine selection and planform. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/europe-s-complex-uav-studies-delivering-tangible-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/europe-s-complex-uav-studies-delivering-tangible-results#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology PARIS AIR SHOW AWST Europe Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1651401 at http://aviationweek.com BAE Systems Norsk Titanium and Spirit AeroSystems Team on 3D Printing http://aviationweek.com/paris-air-show-2017/norsk-titanium-and-spirit-aerosystems-team-3d-printing <div class="node-body article-body">Norsk Titanium and Spirit AeroSystems have disclosed a commercial aerospace collaboration in 3D printing, reckoning that “thousands of titanium parts” manufactured at Spirit or by its suppliers are candidates for the new technology.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/paris-air-show-2017/norsk-titanium-and-spirit-aerosystems-team-3d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/paris-air-show-2017/norsk-titanium-and-spirit-aerosystems-team-3d-printing#comments Paris Air Show 2017 Technology Show News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:30:00 +0000 1649941 at http://aviationweek.com Pratt & Whitney: Unleashing the World to Go Beyond http://aviationweek.com/pratt-whitney-unleashing-world-go-beyond <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Visit Pratt &amp; Whitney at the Paris Air Show June 19-22 at Pavilion C2 to view our PW100, PW300, F135, and PurePower® PW1100G-JM engines, our new interactive experience, and</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/PAS_PW_OneCompany_AviationWeek_NativeContent_595x335.jpg?1498065886" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/pratt-whitney-unleashing-world-go-beyond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Paris Air Show 2017 Commercial Aviation Technology Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:20:00 +0000 1646121 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Says Airframe Integration Key To Hybrid-Electric Regionals http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/nasa-says-airframe-integration-key-hybrid-electric-regionals <div class="node-body article-body">NASA transformed the ATR 42-500 in a design exercise to show how careful integration of propulsion and airframe can overcome the limitations of electric propulsion and unlock its benefits.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/nasa-says-airframe-integration-key-hybrid-electric-regionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/nasa-says-airframe-integration-key-hybrid-electric-regionals#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST North America Tue, 20 Jun 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1647231 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Additive Manufacturing Design Tips For Aerospace http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-design-tips-aerospace <div class="node-body article-body">Use of additive manufacturing in aerospace will more than quadruple to over $3 billion in 2022 from this year's level.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-design-tips-aerospace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/advanced-machines-aerospace-manufacturing/additive-manufacturing-design-tips-aerospace#comments Advanced Machines for Aerospace Manufacturing Technology Global Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000 1639091 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Lightweight, organically-shaped models, such as this model from Siemens NX, can be designed using simulation-based topology optimization then printed using additive manufacturing.</p> Credit: SIEMENS The Week In Technology, June 19-25, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-19-25-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Boom’s Baby advances; Full-scale wind tunnel damaged; Delair drones get government nod; Embry-Riddle UAS to fly into the unknown.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-19-25-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-june-19-25-2017#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST Global Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1644931 at http://aviationweek.com Aeronavics Will Upgraded Cockpit For UPS’s Airbus A300-600 Start A Trend? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/will-upgraded-cockpit-ups-s-airbus-a300-600-start-trend <div class="node-body article-body">Despite the multiple benefits of a cockpit upgrade, it remains uncertain whether the recent contract for Airbus to retrofit UPS’s A300-600 freighters is signaling a trend.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/will-upgraded-cockpit-ups-s-airbus-a300-600-start-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/will-upgraded-cockpit-ups-s-airbus-a300-600-start-trend#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology AW.com Commercial Aviation Global Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:02:00 +0000 1636741 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Airbus A3 Shows Reconfigurable Cabin Benefits http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-a3-shows-reconfigurable-cabin-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus’s Silicon Valley outpost says its studies show modular, reconfigurable cabins can increase airline revenue and passenger comfort. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-a3-shows-reconfigurable-cabin-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/airbus-a3-shows-reconfigurable-cabin-benefits#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST Global Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1642621 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus A3