Aerospace Emerging Technologies

Aug 12, 2022
Bombardier prepares to fly a larger-scale model of its blended wing-body concept for a future sustainable business aircraft.
Aug 08, 2022
The FAA’s decision to push radio altimeter upgrades as wireless companies roll out new 5G networks has airlines on edge.
Aug 05, 2022
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
Aug 04, 2022
Spirit AeroSystems says it has solved one of the problems limiting the Pentagon’s ability to scale-up hypersonic weapon production.
Aug 03, 2022
The Air Force Research Laboratory’s upcoming demonstration includes new solar panels, deployable structures, cooling systems.
Aug 08, 2022
The FAA’s decision to push radio altimeter upgrades as wireless companies roll out new 5G networks has airlines on edge.
Jul 25, 2022
The U.S. Army says it is behind an ongoing test flight of Airbus’ Zephyr high-altitude pseudo-satellite, which has broken the record for longest-duration uncrewed air system mission.
Jul 20, 2022
The first of three prototype demonstrators has been finished.
Jul 20, 2022
The aim is to develop an engine with at least 10% better fuel efficiency over current engines by 2030.
Jul 20, 2022
First flight of a hydrogen fuel cell-powered electric engine could come within weeks.
Jul 20, 2022
Airbus UpNext plans to flight test a hydrogen-burning engine at altitude on a powered glider.
Jul 19, 2022
Washington DC-based Alder Fuels expects completion of its first “greencrude” plant in 2024.
Jul 19, 2022
The two companies will cooperate on a series of early concept ground tests of a Rolls AE 2100 engine, followed by a full-scale ground test of a Rolls Pearl 15 jet engine.