Sustainability

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Nov 19, 2021
Commercial aviation has made huge strides in environmental efficiency, but is the industry prepared for a shift in focus to gross emissions?
Nov 16, 2021
Speaking at Dubai Airshow, CFM International President Gael Meheust says the benefits of the RISE programs could improve current-generation engines.

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Aircraft & Propulsion

Nov 25, 2021
Airbus has dismissed UAS startup Kelley Aerospace’s claims of illegal activity by the OEM’s personnel as “baseless and defamatory.”
Nov 24, 2021
ATR moves to upgraded powerplant as Embraer turboprop talks continue.
Nov 24, 2021
The Russian Navy comprises four fleets operating in the Atlantic, Arctic and Pacific oceans as well as the Baltic, Black and Caspian seas.
Nov 22, 2021
Sixty companies in the World Economic Forum’s Clean Skies for Tomorrow Coalition have committed to accelerate the supply and use of sustainable…
Nov 19, 2021
Airbus and Boeing unveil new freighter product development moves as cargo market continues to surge.

Connected Aerospace

Nov 17, 2021
Talon 1 Acquisition Corp. began trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange Nov. 4 in anticipation of a merger with an aerospace, aviation or related services company.
Nov 11, 2021
Why satcom providers Viasat and Inmarsat are combining to expand service offerings and meet rising competition in the sector.
Nov 08, 2021
During the COVID-19 crisis, virtual control centers would have helped in adjusting resources to market needs.
Oct 29, 2021
How low-Earth-orbit satellites will impact inflight entertainment.
Oct 19, 2021
As sharing and analyzing data is proving increasingly effective, Airbus intends to build on the momentum and grow in services.

Emerging Technologies

Nov 25, 2021
In the wake of the COP26 Climate conference Aviation Week editors talk to leaders of FlyZero, a UK government-backed Aerospace Technology Institute project targeting zero-carbon emission commercial aviation by 2030. 
Nov 24, 2021
ATR moves to upgraded powerplant as Embraer turboprop talks continue.
Nov 24, 2021
American and United airlines have bet on startups promising aviation fuels with low to negative carbon intensity.
Nov 22, 2021
China’s AVIC Aerodynamics Research Institute says it has completed construction of a new hypersonic wind tunnel that is reportedly able to simulate speeds from Mach 4 to Mach 8. 
Nov 22, 2021
Astroscale’s docking port; Synthetic avgas; Kinetic launch; Next-gen gyroplane; Blood delivery by UAS.

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Nov 24, 2021
American and United airlines have bet on startups promising aviation fuels with low to negative carbon intensity.
Nov 24, 2021
Resolving the A400M’s issues is particularly important for the UK as it prepares to retire the C-130J Hercules.
Nov 19, 2021
Airbus and Boeing unveil new freighter product development moves as cargo market continues to surge.
Nov 18, 2021
It is almost certain that some years from now, a new A&D behemoth will be born from GE Aviation. But when and how?
Nov 18, 2021
As the industry manages through diverging near-term trends and challenges, these lessors and other players are positioning for growth.

Urban & Unmanned Aviation

Nov 23, 2021
Unmanned cargo aircraft startup Elroy Air has partnered with humanitarian transport operator AYR Logistics to develop an autonomous aerial delivery service. AYR has committed to purchasing up to 100 of Elroy’s Chaparral vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) cargo aircraft.
Nov 22, 2021
For Joby Aviation, the key to leading the urban air mobility revolution was to fit within the existing regulations for air transportation.
Nov 22, 2021
A growing number of seasoned aerospace executives are bringing their experience to startups working to disrupt aviation. The latest is Fred Cromer, the former President of Bombardier Commercial Aircraft.
Nov 22, 2021
Astroscale’s docking port; Synthetic avgas; Kinetic launch; Next-gen gyroplane; Blood delivery by UAS.
Nov 19, 2021
As GAD World opens Nov. 30 in Zurich, one of the highlights will be discussions concerning how advanced air mobility will affect airport operations.

Commercial Space

Nov 25, 2021
“This latest round of funding will dramatically accelerate our ability to make on-orbit servicing routine by 2030,” Astroscale founder and CEO Nobu Okada said.
Nov 23, 2021
The eldest daughter of Alan Shepard, the first American to venture into space, will fly on the Blue Origin suborbital spacecraft named after her father, the company said on Nov. 23.
Nov 23, 2021
Astra Space, a California-based startup staking a claim in the burgeoning small-satellite launch business, completed a successful flight test of its Rocket 3.1 booster on Nov. 20, a mission backed by the U.S. Space Force.
Nov 23, 2021
Voyager Space, a private equity-backed holding company of new-space upstarts such as Nanoracks, announced Nov. 22 it has acquired a majority stake in Space Micro, a satellite communications specialist for NASA and the U.S. military.
Nov 22, 2021
Astroscale’s docking port; Synthetic avgas; Kinetic launch; Next-gen gyroplane; Blood delivery by UAS.