Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News https://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en Honeywell Fly-by-Wire System Key To UK eVTOL Startup https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup <div class="node-body article-body">UK startup Vertical Aerospace sees Honeywell fly-by-wire as a differentiator in crowded eVTOL market.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/honeywell-fly-wire-system-key-uk-evtol-startup#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation29 Commercial Aviation AWST Europe North America Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:05:00 +0000 1963899 at https://aviationweek.com Vertical Aerospace Sweden Relearning Cold War Basing Skills https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/sweden-relearning-cold-war-basing-skills <div class="node-body article-body">Conscription a key component in Swedish air force’s plans for wartime dispersal. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/sweden-relearning-cold-war-basing-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/sweden-relearning-cold-war-basing-skills#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense29 Defense AWST Europe Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1963898 at https://aviationweek.com Saab France’s Aviation Eco-Tax Sets Debate Over How Best To Cut Emissions https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/france-s-aviation-eco-tax-sets-debate-over-how-best-cut-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines face an increasing number of environmental measures, with uncertainty over how helpful they are.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/france-s-aviation-eco-tax-sets-debate-over-how-best-cut-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/france-s-aviation-eco-tax-sets-debate-over-how-best-cut-emissions#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation29 Commercial Aviation AWST Europe Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1963891 at https://aviationweek.com joepriesaviation.net Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, July 16, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/aerospace-daily-defense-report/2019-07-16 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 269, Issue 11</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">Tue, 2019-07-16</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 269 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 11 </div> </fieldset> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000 1963176 at https://aviationweek.com Aviation Daily, July 16, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/aviation-daily/2019-07-16 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 417, Issue 11</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">Tue, 2019-07-16</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 417 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 11 </div> </fieldset> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00 +0000 1963108 at https://aviationweek.com TWU Seeks To Limit American Airlines Outsourcing https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/twu-seeks-limit-american-airlines-outsourcing <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/American%20Airlines%20Brings%20CFM56-5B%20Services%20In-House.jpg?itok=g6zMVzy9" /><br /><p>Negotiations between The Transport Workers Union and American Airlines over mechanic compensation continue. Most TWU objectives seem at least roughly in line with packages at other airlines. The union is also seeking to limit outsourcing and offshoring at American, which historically has done a great share of its maintenance inhouse.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/twu-seeks-limit-american-airlines-outsourcing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/twu-seeks-limit-american-airlines-outsourcing#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Tue, 16 Jul 2019 02:24:00 +0000 1963917 at https://aviationweek.com The Week Ahead In Aerospace And Defense https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-and-defense-2 <div class="node-body article-body">This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, and numerous events are scheduled in Washington commemorating the historic achievement and looking ahead to the future.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-and-defense-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-and-defense-2#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN North America Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:12:00 +0000 1963916 at https://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1210 <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT approved $600m foreign military sale to Greece of up to seven MH-60R Multi-Mission Helicopters, associated equipment and weapon systems.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1210" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-1210#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:09:00 +0000 1963915 at https://aviationweek.com Selected Aerospace And Defense Contracts For The Week Of July 8-12, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-aerospace-and-defense-contracts-week-july-8-12-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded $41,269,021 for modification P00002 to a previously awarded order (N00019-19-F-2474).</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-aerospace-and-defense-contracts-week-july-8-12-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-aerospace-and-defense-contracts-week-july-8-12-2019#comments AWIN ONLY Contracts AWIN North America Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:05:00 +0000 1963914 at https://aviationweek.com Airport Profile: Honolulu Daniel K Inouye International (HNL) https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-honolulu-daniel-k-inouye-international-hnl-0 <div class="node-body article-body">View the Airport Profile - Honolulu Daniel K Inouye International (HNL) </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-honolulu-daniel-k-inouye-international-hnl-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-honolulu-daniel-k-inouye-international-hnl-0#comments AWIN ONLY Airport Profile AWIN North America Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:47:00 +0000 1963913 at https://aviationweek.com Propulsion Flaw Doomed SpaceX Crew Dragon Test Vehicle https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/propulsion-flaw-doomed-spacex-crew-dragon-test-vehicle <div class="node-body article-body">The investigation into the April 20 accident remains underway, but SpaceX has closed in on the cause of the explosion.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/propulsion-flaw-doomed-spacex-crew-dragon-test-vehicle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/propulsion-flaw-doomed-spacex-crew-dragon-test-vehicle#comments AWIN_Space Programs Space Top Stories Top Story - Home AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 22:13:00 +0000 1963912 at https://aviationweek.com SpaceX India's Second Moon Mission Put On Hold https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/indias-second-moon-mission-put-hold <div class="node-body article-body">The Chandrayaan-2 lunar mission countdown was aborted 56 min. before its scheduled liftoff at 2:51 a.m. local time July 15.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/indias-second-moon-mission-put-hold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/indias-second-moon-mission-put-hold#comments AWIN_Space Programs Space Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:36:00 +0000 1963911 at https://aviationweek.com NASA Delta Eyes 200 Boston Daily Departures In 2021 https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/delta-eyes-200-boston-daily-departures-2021 <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines sees a 200-flight daily operation out of Boston Logan International Airport as a reasonable “medium-term” target as it focuses on expanding at promising cities in its network, president Glen Hauenstein said.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/delta-eyes-200-boston-daily-departures-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/delta-eyes-200-boston-daily-departures-2021#comments AWIN_Commercial Airlines Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:34:00 +0000 1963897 at https://aviationweek.com Delta Air Lines FCC Set To Pass New SmallSat Regulations As Interest Rockets https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/fcc-set-pass-new-smallsat-regulations-interest-rockets <div class="node-body article-body">The Trump administration’s Federal Communications Commission is looking to streamline licensing and regulation of small satellites to catalyze their development and related services.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/fcc-set-pass-new-smallsat-regulations-interest-rockets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/fcc-set-pass-new-smallsat-regulations-interest-rockets#comments AWIN_BizAv AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:29:00 +0000 1963910 at https://aviationweek.com IATA: Reform Needed To Expand South Africa’s Aviation Industry https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/iata-reform-needed-expand-south-africa-s-aviation-industry <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has called on the South African government to make policy changes, or face missing out on potentially doubling its aviation industry by 2047.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/iata-reform-needed-expand-south-africa-s-aviation-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/iata-reform-needed-expand-south-africa-s-aviation-industry#comments AWIN_BizAv Africa Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:42:00 +0000 1963909 at https://aviationweek.com IATA: Reform Needed To Maximize South Africa’s Aviation Potential https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/iata-reform-needed-maximize-south-africa-s-aviation-potential <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has called on the South African government to make policy changes, or face missing out on potentially doubling its aviation industry by 2047.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/iata-reform-needed-maximize-south-africa-s-aviation-potential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/iata-reform-needed-maximize-south-africa-s-aviation-potential#comments AWIN_Commercial Africa Commercial Aviation Top Stories Regulatory/Legislative AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:42:00 +0000 1963906 at https://aviationweek.com Work Begins On USAF F-35’s European Base https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/work-begins-usaf-f-35-s-european-base-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Two squadrons of F-35A Joint Strike Fighters will be based at RAF Lakenheath during the early 2020s. Infrastructure work has begun on new hangars, maintenance and logistic support facilities and operations buildings that will look after the 54 F-35s.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/work-begins-usaf-f-35-s-european-base-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/work-begins-usaf-f-35-s-european-base-0#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Operations Top Story - Home AWIN Europe North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:07:00 +0000 1963886 at https://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Parts Supply, Programs Boost AAR Sales https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/parts-supply-programs-boost-aar-sales <div class="field-byline"> James Pozzi </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/AAR%20Facility.jpg?itok=zHZt-guM" /><br /><p>AAR has reported a 19% year-on-year rise in consolidated sales of $562.7 million for the fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 with income from continuing operations standing at $26.6 million.</p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/parts-supply-programs-boost-aar-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/parts-supply-programs-boost-aar-sales#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:36:00 +0000 1963904 at https://aviationweek.com ‘Archinaut’ Robotic In-Space 3D Printing Demo Proceeds https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/archinaut-robotic-space-3d-printing-demo-proceeds <div class="node-body article-body">The Made In Space mission will focus on the 3D manufacture of two opposing 10-m beams aboard a small, solar-powered satellite.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/archinaut-robotic-space-3d-printing-demo-proceeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinspace/archinaut-robotic-space-3d-printing-demo-proceeds#comments AWIN_Space Programs Space Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:19:00 +0000 1963893 at https://aviationweek.com Made In Space, Inc. Royal Brunei To Launch Regional Borneo Flights With Malindo Air https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/royal-brunei-launch-regional-borneo-flights-malindo-air <div class="field-byline"> Chen Chuanren </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brunei’s flag-carrier Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) will be launching a regional operation for the island of Borneo, in a tie-up with Malaysian LCC Malindo Air. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/royal-brunei-launch-regional-borneo-flights-malindo-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/royal-brunei-launch-regional-borneo-flights-malindo-air#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:59:00 +0000 1963890 at https://aviationweek.com Royal Brunei Airlines Jet Linx Launches OpenSeat Exchange https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jet-linx-launches-openseat-exchange <div class="node-body article-body">Jet card membership and private jet management company Jet Linx has announced release of the latest version of its mobile app, featuring a new flight sharing program called OpenSeat Exchange.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jet-linx-launches-openseat-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/jet-linx-launches-openseat-exchange#comments AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:53:00 +0000 1963884 at https://aviationweek.com Juneyao Airlines Likely To Open Shanghai-Athens Route https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/juneyao-airlines-likely-open-shanghai-athens-route <div class="node-body article-body">Athens is a likely next intercontinental destination for Shanghai-based Juneyao Airlines, a company spokesperson said, as the privately owned carrier targets countries covered by Beijing’s Belt and Road economic program.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/juneyao-airlines-likely-open-shanghai-athens-route" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/juneyao-airlines-likely-open-shanghai-athens-route#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:37:00 +0000 1963883 at https://aviationweek.com Rob Finlayson UK To Reveal Aviation Strategy By Year End; Pilot Training Stressed https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/uk-reveal-aviation-strategy-year-end-pilot-training-stressed <div class="node-body article-body">The UK government has completed a consultation on its ‘Aviation 2050’ strategic plan, with a white paper scheduled for release later in 2019, as the country prepares to exit the European Union (EU) (Brexit).</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/uk-reveal-aviation-strategy-year-end-pilot-training-stressed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/uk-reveal-aviation-strategy-year-end-pilot-training-stressed#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Regulatory/Legislative AWIN Europe Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:06:00 +0000 1963907 at https://aviationweek.com <p>UK Under-Secretary of State for Transport Charlotte Vere</p> UK.gov House Panel To Consider Bills Affecting Aviation Security https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/house-panel-consider-bills-affecting-aviation-security <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. lawmakers will consider legislation July 17 addressing aspects of aviation security ranging from trusted traveler programs to screening of veterans and pregnant women. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/house-panel-consider-bills-affecting-aviation-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/house-panel-consider-bills-affecting-aviation-security#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:05:00 +0000 1963900 at https://aviationweek.com First British P-8 Flies https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/first-british-p-8-flies <div class="node-body article-body">The aircraft flew on July 12 for a shakedown flight, but still must have its mission systems installed, which will take place over the coming weeks.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/first-british-p-8-flies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/first-british-p-8-flies#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN Europe North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:00:00 +0000 1963901 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy Reveals Unique New Feature Of P-8A Radar https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-navy-reveals-unique-new-feature-p-8a-radar <div class="node-body article-body">The Raytheon Advanced Airborne Sensor integrates a radar with ground moving target indication and synthetic aperture radar modes to the P-8A’s passel of onboard sensors, serving a function similar to the APY-7 radar on the Air Force’s E-8C J-Stars.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-navy-reveals-unique-new-feature-p-8a-radar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-navy-reveals-unique-new-feature-p-8a-radar#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:00:00 +0000 1963878 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy Pentagon Seeks Commercial Solutions To Space-Based Intel https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-seeks-commercial-solutions-space-based-intel <div class="node-body article-body">Participants from small businesses and commercial startups with skills to address a range of technology challenges in the national security arena are encouraged to apply for the 12-week gathering.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-seeks-commercial-solutions-space-based-intel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/pentagon-seeks-commercial-solutions-space-based-intel#comments AWIN_Defense AWIN_Space Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy Space Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:43:00 +0000 1963877 at https://aviationweek.com Trump Nominates Esper As Defense Secretary https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/trump-nominates-esper-defense-secretary <div class="node-body article-body">While his nomination is being considered, Esper has officially ceased to be the acting defense secretary and is solely serving as Army secretary.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/trump-nominates-esper-defense-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/trump-nominates-esper-defense-secretary#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:37:00 +0000 1963905 at https://aviationweek.com The Marvel of Flight https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/marvel-flight <div class="field-byline"> Rolls-Royce </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/rolls_3.jpg?itok=l_4RNgRZ" /><br /><p>Civil aviation is now 100 years old &ndash; time to renew our appreciation of its magic.</p> <p>Every 13 seconds, a civil aircraft powered by a Rolls-Royce Trent engine is either taking off or landing. Indeed, because flying has become commonplace, it&rsquo;s easy for the public to take it for granted &ndash; even though, prior to the 20th century, such a feat existed only as a theoretical goal.</p></div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/marvel-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/marvel-flight#comments AWIN ONLY MRO Top Stories AWIN Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:32:00 +0000 1963892 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Airports Cautious Of Possible FAA, EPA Rules Conflict https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/us-airports-cautious-possible-faa-epa-rules-conflict <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. airport executives are requesting that airports be exempted from liabilities associated with their use of firefighting foams that contain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/us-airports-cautious-possible-faa-epa-rules-conflict" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/us-airports-cautious-possible-faa-epa-rules-conflict#comments AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN North America Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:28:00 +0000 1963876 at https://aviationweek.com