Aerospace Emerging Technologies

May 03, 2021
Europe’s industry sees itself in a time crunch for sustainability, but budget negotiations on the Clean Sky follow-on program drag on.
Apr 30, 2021
The latest Skunk Works demonstration series shows off new level of ad hoc, multidomain networking.
Apr 30, 2021
Up to five test runs of the rotorcraft are planned by May 4.
Apr 30, 2021
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
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 22, 2021
The airline group said it would achieve this by purchasing one million tons of sustainable jet fuel per year, which will allow it to cut its annual emissions by two million tons by 2030.
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 21, 2021
Europe and Japan have launched a joint research program to advance the direct conversion of CO2 to sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).
Apr 20, 2021
Electric aircraft propulsion will lead to the creation of electric low-cost carriers—eLCCs—flying sub-regional routes that are not economically viable for hydrocarbon-powered aircraft, proposes a report released by UK trade association ADS Group.
Apr 20, 2021
A Russian research agency is preparing to begin the first flight tests of a superconducting electric motor powering an aircraft.
Apr 20, 2021
Swiss startup H55, a spinoff from the Solar Impulse round-the-world aircraft project, has joined MagniX and Harbour Air to certify an electric-powered version of the de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver.
Apr 20, 2021
Another startup has emerged to join the growing number of companies targeting the unmanned air logistics market.
Apr 14, 2021
EASA has published its final special condition for the certification of electric and hybrid propulsion systems for aircraft.