Aerospace Aircraft & Propulsion

Apr 30, 2021
Internal production headwinds slow but still persist.
Apr 30, 2021
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
Apr 30, 2021
Dave Calhoun is giving himself a dual mandate of returning Boeing to financial eminence while reinstalling engineering prowess. The gambit could decide the embattled company’s fate.
Apr 26, 2021
As new materials and fuel technology advance, NASA gets serious again about nuclear space propulsion for missions to Mars and beyond.
Apr 26, 2021
Airbus’ aerostructures production is a core part of its setup—a chance to take more work in-house—but pressure on suppliers is mounting.
Apr 26, 2021
Following steady growth in commercial air travel and growing demand in the military aircraft market over previous years, it seemed like 2020 would be…
Apr 23, 2021
The U.S. Army has announced that a regiment located in Ansbach, Germany, will be the first unit to field and test the Mobile-Short Range Air Defense System that is designed to protect soldiers from unmanned aircraft systems, rotary-wing and fixed-wing threats.
Apr 23, 2021
A four-year research project to develop a cheaper method of producing sustainable aviation fuel from agricultural and forestry residues has kicked off in Europe.
Apr 23, 2021
Zero-emissions propulsion startup Universal Hydrogen has raised $20.5 million in Series A funding from investors including the venture arms of Airbus, JetBlue Airways and Toyota.
Apr 22, 2021
Bye Aerospace has launched development of the eFlyer 800, an eight-seat, all-electric competitor to Textron Aviation’s Beechcraft King Air 260 turboprop.
Apr 21, 2021
An alliance has been launched with the goal of accelerating investment in sustainable aviation fuels by creating a certificate system that provides a standardized approach to verifying and tracking the emissions reductions from the low-carbon fuels.
Apr 20, 2021
The policy doesn’t name Boeing as the target, but the recent history of the company’s relations with the Canadian government provide a clear link. 
Apr 20, 2021
A Russian research agency is preparing to begin the first flight tests of a superconducting electric motor powering an aircraft.