Technology http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/30731/more en French Aerospace Research Center Overhauls Wind Tunnels http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-aerospace-research-center-overhauls-wind-tunnels <div class="node-body gallery-body">Onera aims to continue performing complex testing exercises in the facilities for decades to come.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-aerospace-research-center-overhauls-wind-tunnels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-aerospace-research-center-overhauls-wind-tunnels#comments Galleries Commercial Aviation Technology AWST Wed, 25 Oct 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1703441 at http://aviationweek.com French Wind Tunnels Get Long-Sought Upgrades http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-wind-tunnels-get-long-sought-upgrades <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hoping to have stopped infrastructural degradation, Onera engineers turn to improving wind tunnel.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-wind-tunnels-get-long-sought-upgrades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/french-wind-tunnels-get-long-sought-upgrades#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology AWST-Technology43 Technology AWST Europe Tue, 24 Oct 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1703411 at http://aviationweek.com Thierry Dubois/AW&ST Opinion: Biofuels Sustainable, Essential To Aviation’s Future http://aviationweek.com/technology/opinion-biofuels-sustainable-essential-aviation-s-future <div class="field-byline"> Adam Klauber, Isaac Toussie, Steve Csonka and Barbara Bramble </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New generations of fuels can drastically reduce carbon emissions without harming the food supply or the environment.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/opinion-biofuels-sustainable-essential-aviation-s-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/opinion-biofuels-sustainable-essential-aviation-s-future#comments Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Viewpoint AWST Global Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1702801 at http://aviationweek.com Alaska Airlines U.S. Air Force JASSM-ER Rolling Out To New Fighters, Bombers http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-jassm-er-rolling-out-new-fighters-bombers <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin’s long-range cruise missile is being installed on the F-15E, F-16, B-2 and B-52 combat aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-jassm-er-rolling-out-new-fighters-bombers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-jassm-er-rolling-out-new-fighters-bombers#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology AWST-Defense43 Defense AWST North America Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1702841 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Siemens Software Chief’s Advanced Manufacturing Playbook http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/siemens-software-chief-s-advanced-manufacturing-playbook <div class="node-body article-body">Siemens President/CEO Tony Hemmelgarn weighs in on smart airplanes, 3D printing, cybersecurity and the gaps in IoT.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/siemens-software-chief-s-advanced-manufacturing-playbook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/siemens-software-chief-s-advanced-manufacturing-playbook#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation Technology AWST-CommercialAviation43 Interview AWST Global Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1702831 at http://aviationweek.com Kate Eby/Siemens The Week In Technology, Oct. 23-27, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-oct-23-27-2017 <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian drone collision; Boeing autonomy investment; drones over crowds; regional biofuels; unmanned medevac </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-oct-23-27-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-oct-23-27-2017#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Technology AWST-Technology43 Technology AWST North America Mon, 23 Oct 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1702721 at http://aviationweek.com Skyjet NASA Relearning Lost X-plane Skills With Low-Boom Demo http://aviationweek.com/technology/nasa-relearning-lost-x-plane-skills-low-boom-demo <div class="field-deck"> Low-boom demo will be NASA’s next X-plane </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NASA’s low-boom flight demonstrator will be the agency’s first manned supersonic X-plane since 1990. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/nasa-relearning-lost-x-plane-skills-low-boom-demo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/nasa-relearning-lost-x-plane-skills-low-boom-demo#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology AW.com Technology North America Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1702181 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Project Wing’s New Drone Delivery Trials Focusing on Users http://aviationweek.com/technology/project-wing-s-new-drone-delivery-trials-focusing-users <div class="field-deck"> Drone-delivery viability takes next step with X’s Project Wing trials </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> If retailers and customers need new skills to use drone delivery, the idea could have difficulty taking off, so Alphabet’s Project Wing is working with real-world users of its planned service.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/project-wing-s-new-drone-delivery-trials-focusing-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/project-wing-s-new-drone-delivery-trials-focusing-users#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Technology Technology AWST photograph Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1701281 at http://aviationweek.com Project Wing Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/rolls-royce-readies-advance3-core-test <div class="field-deck"> First all-new big core configuration in 50 years paves way for next-gen Advance and UltraFan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The core is the common element of the company’s plan to make a step change in efficiency with two engine families, the Advance and the UltraFan, for the 2020s. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/rolls-royce-readies-advance3-core-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/rolls-royce-readies-advance3-core-test#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Propulsion AWST Global photograph Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:55:00 +0000 1701331 at http://aviationweek.com Rolls-Royce VTOL Flexrotor Flies 32 Hr. As Small UAVs Push Endurance Limits http://aviationweek.com/technology/vtol-flexrotor-flies-32-hr-small-uavs-push-endurance-limits <div class="node-body article-body">Small unmanned aircraft set new standards for flight endurance as developers push the limits of aerodynamics and propulsion.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/vtol-flexrotor-flies-32-hr-small-uavs-push-endurance-limits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/vtol-flexrotor-flies-32-hr-small-uavs-push-endurance-limits#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Technology AW.com Technology Global Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1700331 at http://aviationweek.com Aerovel