Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News https://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en Leisure and Business Fares: Week of December 2 https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/leisure-and-business-fares-week-december-2 <div class="node-body article-body">View the Leisure and Business Fares: Week of December 2 chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/leisure-and-business-fares-week-december-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/leisure-and-business-fares-week-december-2#comments AWIN ONLY Forecasts/Industry Data AWIN North America Thu, 12 Dec 2019 01:27:00 +0000 1971049 at https://aviationweek.com ST EngineeringがMRO技術を効率化 (ST Engineering Getting Smart For MRO Tech) https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-getting-smart-mro-tech <div class="field-byline"> English Text by James Pozzi </div> <div class="node-body article-body">エンジニアリング技術を備えたMROプロバイダとして、ST Engineeringの航空宇宙分野は、自社の技術を向上させるための技術開拓を決して惜しみません。しかし、2年以上前、MRO操作の効率を上げるために、イノベーションの方法を形式化し始めました。</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-getting-smart-mro-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-getting-smart-mro-tech#comments Asia Air Transport & MRO Asia Pacific Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:36:00 +0000 1971060 at https://aviationweek.com ST Engineering ST Engineering在MRO技术方面变得更加智能化 (ST Engineering Gets Smart Tech For MRO) https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-gets-smart-tech-mro <div class="field-byline"> English Text by James Pozzi </div> <div class="node-body article-body">作为具有工程专业知识的MRO供应商,ST Engineering的航空航天部门从不回避探索技术以改善其运营。不过,它在两年多以前开始正式采用创新方法,以提高其MRO运营的效率。作为提高企业运营效率的Smart MRO计划的一部分,这家总部位于新加坡的公司确定了实现更好结果的四个关键支柱,包括数字化、数据分析、增材制造(俗称3D打印)和自动化。</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-gets-smart-tech-mro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/st-engineering-mro-st-engineering-gets-smart-tech-mro#comments Asia Air Transport & MRO Asia Pacific Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:36:00 +0000 1971059 at https://aviationweek.com ST Engineering MRO Demand by Region, 2020 https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/mro-demand-region-2020 <div class="node-body article-body"><img src="https://www.mro-network.com/sites/mro-network.com/files/styles/hp_top_stories_main_standard/public/page-1.png?itok=bFom0oVc" /><br /><p>The worldwide MRO market is projected to reach more than&nbsp;$82.5 billion by the end of 2020. North America, Western Europe and Asia-Pacific will generate the majority of the MRO demand value with 25%, 23% and 18% respectively.</p> <p><img alt="MRO Demand" data-caption="" data-credit="Aviation Week 2020 Commercial Fleet &amp; MRO Forecast" embed-exclude="" src="/sites/cet.com/files/page-2.png" title="" /></p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/mro-demand-region-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/mro-demand-region-2020#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:23:00 +0000 1971085 at https://aviationweek.com ExpressJet Mechanics Seek Raises Above 2008 Levels https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/expressjet-mechanics-seek-raises-above-2008-levels <div class="field-byline"> Henry Canaday </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><img src="https://www.mro-network.com/sites/mro-network.com/files/styles/hp_top_stories_main_standard/public/ExpressJet-Labor.jpg?itok=nBKKyUMv" /><br /><p>The tension between the need to recruit more aircraft mechanics and pressure to keep labor costs low for competitive reasons seems to be strongest in two sectors that already have low pay: independent shops and regional airlines. This tension has been building at ExpressJet, which feeds and is 49% owned by United Airlines.</p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/expressjet-mechanics-seek-raises-above-2008-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/expressjet-mechanics-seek-raises-above-2008-levels#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:15:00 +0000 1971086 at https://aviationweek.com Widebody Market Weakness Shows Signs Of Permanent Structural Change https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/widebody-market-weakness-shows-signs-permanent-structural-change <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus and Boeing are betting on increased narrowbody use for long-haul flying, which comes at the expense of larger models that once dominated the segment.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/widebody-market-weakness-shows-signs-permanent-structural-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/widebody-market-weakness-shows-signs-permanent-structural-change#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation50 Commercial Aviation AWST Global Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1971038 at https://aviationweek.com Boeing U.S. Military Leaders Seek Open-Source Simulation https://aviationweek.com/budget-policy-operations/us-military-leaders-seek-open-source-simulation <div class="node-body article-body">Synthetic training environments should be founded on common terrain and threat databases, military leaders say.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/budget-policy-operations/us-military-leaders-seek-open-source-simulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/budget-policy-operations/us-military-leaders-seek-open-source-simulation#comments Budget, Policy & Operations Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense AWST Global North America Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1971021 at https://aviationweek.com Bill Carey/AW&ST Aerospace & Defense Roundup: Dec, 10 https://aviationweek.com/space/aerospace-defense-roundup-dec-10 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Harbour Air flies first electric commercial aircraft, agreements to establish a new U.S. Space Force, Japan's potential ¥30B spend on future fighters, missing KC-130 and more. A roundup of aerospace, space and defense news. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/space/aerospace-defense-roundup-dec-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/space/aerospace-defense-roundup-dec-10#comments Defense Space Wed, 11 Dec 2019 08:39:00 +0000 1971058 at https://aviationweek.com 航空公司的副业收入持续增长 (Ancillary Revenue From Airlines Continues To Boom) https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/ancillary-revenue-airlines-continues-boom <div class="field-byline"> English Text by Helen Massy-Beresford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">鉴于巨额燃料费、产能过剩和宏观经济不确定性使航空业面临的压力不断增大,全球的航空公司都越发专注于增加副业收入来提振收益。</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/ancillary-revenue-airlines-continues-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/ancillary-revenue-airlines-continues-boom#comments Asia Air Transport & MRO Asia Pacific Wed, 11 Dec 2019 07:16:00 +0000 1971051 at https://aviationweek.com Airbus 付帯サービス収入の急上昇が続く航空会社 (Booming Airlines’ Ancillary Revenue) https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/booming-airlines-ancillary-revenue <div class="node-body article-body">航空業界を圧迫している大幅な燃油費と供給過剰、マクロ経済の不確実性によって、世界各国の航空会社が、付帯サービス収入増加の促進に注目するのは当然です。</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/booming-airlines-ancillary-revenue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/asia-air-transport-mro/booming-airlines-ancillary-revenue#comments Asia Air Transport & MRO Asia Pacific Wed, 11 Dec 2019 07:16:00 +0000 1971050 at https://aviationweek.com Airbus Aviation Daily, December 11, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/aviation-daily/2019-12-11 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 418, Issue 50</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2019-12-11</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 418 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 50 </div> </fieldset> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 05:00:00 +0000 1970655 at https://aviationweek.com Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, December 11, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/aerospace-daily-defense-report/2019-12-11 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 270, Issue 50</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2019-12-11</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 270 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 50 </div> </fieldset> Wed, 11 Dec 2019 05:00:00 +0000 1970648 at https://aviationweek.com BA To Trial 3D-Printed Parts https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/ba-trial-3d-printed-parts <div class="field-byline"> Victoria Moores </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><img src="https://www.mro-network.com/sites/mro-network.com/files/styles/hp_top_stories_main_standard/public/British-Airways-3D-Printing.jpg?itok=V9OQebeF" /><br /><p>British Airways (BA) is exploring the idea of using 3D printed parts, printed locally at outstations, to improve schedule reliability and cut logistics-related emissions.</p> <p>Releasing details of the initiative on Dec. 9, BA said it plans to trial 3D-printing technologies as a follow on from its 100-year anniversary "BA2119: Flight of the Future"&nbsp;program.</p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/ba-trial-3d-printed-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/ba-trial-3d-printed-parts#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Wed, 11 Dec 2019 01:57:00 +0000 1971052 at https://aviationweek.com Selected U.S. Military Contracts For The Week Of Dec. 2 - 6, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-dec-2-6-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, Linthicum, Maryland, has been awarded a $188,995,364 modification for the firm-fixed-price portion of a previously-awarded contract (M67854-19-C-0043).</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-dec-2-6-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-dec-2-6-2019#comments AWIN ONLY Contracts AWIN North America Wed, 11 Dec 2019 01:37:00 +0000 1971015 at https://aviationweek.com The Week Ahead In Aerospace & Defense https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-124 <div class="node-body article-body">In Washington this week the House may consider the National Defense Authorization Act conference report as early as Wednesday.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-124" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-124#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN Global North America Wed, 11 Dec 2019 01:37:00 +0000 1971014 at https://aviationweek.com Daily Briefs https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-23 <div class="node-body article-body">NORTHROP GRUMMAN has $13m U.S. Air Force contract for Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload (ASIP) efforts.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-23#comments AWIN ONLY Daily Briefs AWIN Global Wed, 11 Dec 2019 01:37:00 +0000 1971013 at https://aviationweek.com Daily Briefs https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-24 <div class="node-body article-body">GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS, INC. began MQ-9 maritime surveillance demonstration flights Dec. 10 for the Hellenic Air Force out of Larissa air base, Greece.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/daily-briefs-24#comments AWIN ONLY Daily Briefs AWIN Global Tue, 10 Dec 2019 23:52:00 +0000 1971047 at https://aviationweek.com Used Bizjet Market Active Ahead Of Presidential Election—Mente Group https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/used-bizjet-market-active-ahead-presidential-election-mente-group <div class="node-body article-body">The pre-owned market for business jet sales for the rest of 2019 will be busy as buyers and sellers seek to avoid the uncertainty that comes with a presidential election, according to the Mente Group. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/used-bizjet-market-active-ahead-presidential-election-mente-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/used-bizjet-market-active-ahead-presidential-election-mente-group#comments New Business Aircraft AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 22:41:00 +0000 1971046 at https://aviationweek.com USMC Gets First CC-RAM-Upgraded Osprey https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/usmc-gets-first-cc-ram-upgraded-osprey <div class="node-body article-body">Bell and Boeing have delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps the first of as many as 129 MV-22 Osprey tiltrotors to undergo the Common Configuration-Readiness and Modernization (CC-RAM) program. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/usmc-gets-first-cc-ram-upgraded-osprey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/usmc-gets-first-cc-ram-upgraded-osprey#comments Aircraft & Propulsion AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 22:00:00 +0000 1971043 at https://aviationweek.com MV-22s: USMC Avianca Completes Debt Restructuring, Lands More Funds https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/avianca-completes-debt-restructuring-lands-more-funds <div class="node-body article-body">Avianca Holdings has completed a major debt restructuring and landed up to $125 million in new financing from a group of investors, giving it additional flexibility to execute its turnaround plan.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/avianca-completes-debt-restructuring-lands-more-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/avianca-completes-debt-restructuring-lands-more-funds#comments Airlines & Lessors AWIN_Commercial Airlines Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Latin America/Caribbean Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:58:00 +0000 1971042 at https://aviationweek.com Rob Finlayson Boeing, FedEx 777F Tests Confirm Wake Fuel Burn Benefit https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-fedex-777f-tests-confirm-wake-fuel-burn-benefit <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing says formation flight tests conducted with FedEx Express using two 777F freighters confirm the potential for reducing fuel consumption by up to 10% by flying in the wingtip vortex of the lead aircraft.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-fedex-777f-tests-confirm-wake-fuel-burn-benefit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/boeing-fedex-777f-tests-confirm-wake-fuel-burn-benefit#comments Aircraft & Propulsion Commercial Aviation Airframers AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Top Story - Home North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:50:00 +0000 1971041 at https://aviationweek.com Boeing Senior Considers Selling Aerostructures Business https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/senior-considers-selling-aerostructures-business <div class="node-body article-body">British manufacturer Senior is considering selling its aerostructures business, the company has confirmed.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/senior-considers-selling-aerostructures-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/senior-considers-selling-aerostructures-business#comments Supply Chain AWIN_Defense Business Defense Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:28:00 +0000 1971045 at https://aviationweek.com KLM To Purchase More Biofuel For Outbound Schiphol Flights https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/klm-purchase-more-biofuel-outbound-schiphol-flights <div class="node-body article-body">KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has announced plans to buy an undisclosed quantity of used cooking oil-based sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from Finnish company Neste, which will supply flights from Amsterdam Schiphol on a drop-in basis. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/klm-purchase-more-biofuel-outbound-schiphol-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/klm-purchase-more-biofuel-outbound-schiphol-flights#comments Airlines & Lessors AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:17:00 +0000 1971040 at https://aviationweek.com KLM Lockheed Completes First PRSM Flight Test https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin on Dec. 10 completed the first flight test of the company’s candidate for the U.S. Army’s next long-range, ground-launched ballistic missile. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:14:00 +0000 1971044 at https://aviationweek.com Activist Investor Leaves Rolls-Royce Board https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/activist-investor-leaves-rolls-royce-board <div class="node-body article-body">British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce said Bradley Singer, the chief operating officer of activist investor ValueAct Capital and Rolls-Royce’s largest shareholder, left the board of directors Dec. 9.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/activist-investor-leaves-rolls-royce-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/activist-investor-leaves-rolls-royce-board#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:00:00 +0000 1971039 at https://aviationweek.com ValueAct Capital Harbour Air, MagniX Fly First Electric Commercial Aircraft https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian seaplane airline Harbour Air has flown a de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver converted to electric propulsion and powered by a 540-kW (750-hp) motor developed by MagniX. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 20:19:00 +0000 1971037 at https://aviationweek.com Beaver: Harbour Air Seaplanes Harbour Air, MagniX Fly First Electric Commercial Aircraft https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian seaplane airline Harbour Air has flown a de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver converted to electric propulsion and powered by a 540-kW (750-hp) motor developed by MagniX. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/harbour-air-magnix-fly-first-electric-commercial-aircraft#comments Aircraft & Propulsion AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 20:19:00 +0000 1971036 at https://aviationweek.com Beaver: Harbour Air Seaplanes HondaJet Elite Deliveries To China Begin https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/hondajet-elite-deliveries-china-begin <div class="node-body article-body">Honda Aircraft has begun deliveries of its HondaJet Elite light jet to China. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/hondajet-elite-deliveries-china-begin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/hondajet-elite-deliveries-china-begin#comments New Business Aircraft AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN Tue, 10 Dec 2019 20:07:00 +0000 1971035 at https://aviationweek.com App Developer Launches Aircraft Tracking Satellite https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite <div class="node-body article-body">The company behind the MyRadar smartphone app has launched a first, experimental cubesat designed to monitor aircraft signals from space and support a rapid response capability by rescue organizations. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite#comments Safety, Ops & Regulation AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 19:52:00 +0000 1971034 at https://aviationweek.com App Developer Launches Aircraft Tracking Satellite https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite <div class="node-body article-body">The company behind the MyRadar smartphone app has launched a first, experimental cubesat designed to monitor aircraft signals from space and support a rapid response capability by rescue organizations. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/app-developer-launches-aircraft-tracking-satellite#comments Space Exploration AWIN_Space Space Top Stories AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 19:52:00 +0000 1971033 at https://aviationweek.com