Sustainability

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Dec 07, 2021
A new concept outlined by the UK’s Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) indicates the potential for a viable airliner design capable of carrying 279 passengers on non-stop flights up to 5,250 nm.
Dec 01, 2021
As the aviation sector moves closer to net-zero carbon emissions targets, more industry partners are stepping up to back initiatives from sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to electric aircraft.

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Aircraft & Propulsion

Jan 17, 2022
Satcom for Perlan glider; Alcohol-to-jet SAF boost; Regent’s seaglider demonstrator; Aura picks batteries; and Dufour adds distributor.
Jan 17, 2022
The six-engine behemoth now faces an intense flight campaign through the rest of this year as the focus begins to switch from envelope expansion to preparations for payload tests.
Jan 14, 2022
The Austrian order is the second the Italian OEM has secured in recent months through a new model of government-to-government contract.
Jan 14, 2022
EasyJet to provide large-airline perspective to project, converting small commuter to hydrogen-electric propulsion.
Jan 12, 2022
Hydrogen air transporters; Cryogenic materials testing; Fuel-cell ambitions; Scalable sustainable fuel; and New Zealand’s solar UAV.

Connected Aerospace

Nov 25, 2021
Timm discusses Collins' strategic investments and its role as a middleman between the Pentagon and Silicon Valley.
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.

Emerging Technologies

Jan 19, 2022
Leaders in electrified aviation must fly certifiable prototypes in next 12-18 months to meet service-entry targets of 2024-25.
Jan 17, 2022
Satcom for Perlan glider; Alcohol-to-jet SAF boost; Regent’s seaglider demonstrator; Aura picks batteries; and Dufour adds distributor.
Jan 14, 2022
EasyJet to provide large-airline perspective to project, converting small commuter to hydrogen-electric propulsion.
Jan 12, 2022
Plans to develop a maintenance/repair/overhaul (MRO) cluster at Twente Airport in the Netherlands are to be pared back in favor of exploring services related to testing new technologies and opening to business aviation flights as the site’s organizers plot a long-term pathway.
Jan 12, 2022
Hydrogen air transporters; Cryogenic materials testing; Fuel-cell ambitions; Scalable sustainable fuel; and New Zealand’s solar UAV.

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Jan 14, 2022
Companies are announcing plans to hire thousands of workers, but aerospace has a lot of emotional baggage to work out with them first.
Jan 11, 2022
New factory to build prototypes for developmental and operational testing through 2025.
Jan 10, 2022
The plan to fix the KC-46’s troubled Remote Vision System (RVS) is delayed as the U.S. Air Force and Boeing try to work through a longstanding issue with the aircraft’s panoramic visual system.
Jan 06, 2022
Don’t confuse public handwringing about hiring struggles in A&D with actual lost business. Robots will protect the bottom line.
Jan 06, 2022
The Air Force’s highest-end fighter faces early retirement; leaders say replacement needed to counter China

Urban & Unmanned Aviation

Jan 12, 2022
Hydrogen air transporters; Cryogenic materials testing; Fuel-cell ambitions; Scalable sustainable fuel; and New Zealand’s solar UAV.
Jan 11, 2022
Aviation Week’s Advanced Air Mobility Report adds a new feature this week to extend our coverage of the emerging AAM industry.
Jan 11, 2022
Netherlands’ Twente Airport is changing paths to embrace the evolving aviation landscape.
Jan 11, 2022
New factory to build prototypes for developmental and operational testing through 2025.
Jan 07, 2022
Developers of eSTOL aircraft believe the limitations of battery technology are best overcome by using 300 ft. of runway

Commercial Space

Jan 13, 2022
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station on Jan. 13 to deliver 105 satellites into a near-polar Sun-synchronous orbits, successfully completing its third discounted rideshare flight.
Jan 13, 2022
Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company that helped sweep in the current era of startup space companies quickly going public, shocked investors Jan. 13 with news it will raise as much as $500 million by issuing new debt.
Jan 13, 2022
Hypersonix Launch Systems has signed a collaborative agreement with the University of Sydney to research and manufacture key components of its proposed spaceplane, including its Spartan scramjet propulsion system.
Jan 13, 2022
Success Rockets aims to survive in a nation dominated by state-owned industry.
Jan 11, 2022
Roscosmos plans to start deployment of a new multi-satellite constellation this year to offer services similar to SpaceX’s Starlink and OneWeb.