Commercial Aviation https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Podcast: Propulsion—The Power Behind Aviation (and Space) https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space <div class="node-body video-body">Advances in aerospace vehicles almost always follow advances in propulsion. And propulsion technology continues to advance, creating new opportunities. So what is in store for the future? Attending the AIAA Propulsion & Energy conference in Indianapolis, senior editor Guy Norris and technology editor Graham Warwick discuss possibilities raging from nuclear rockets to electric aircraft. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-propulsion-power-behind-aviation-and-space#comments Future of Aerospace Podcast Propulsion Commercial Aviation Space Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0000 1965675 at https://aviationweek.com Are A&D Companies Good Citizens Of The World? https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world <div class="field-deck"> Many have signed the Business Roundtable's pledge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At best, the answer is a definite “maybe.” But the environment could be set to force a change.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world#comments Going Concerns Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Going Concerns AWST Global Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965625 at https://aviationweek.com Joepriesaviation.net Rolls-Royce Begins E-Fan X Generator Tests https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-begins-e-fan-x-generator-tests <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers in Norway have started ground tests of a compact 2.5-megawatt generator, marking a key milestone towards flight tests of the Airbus and Rolls-Royce E-Fan X hybrid-electric demonstrator in 2021.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-begins-e-fan-x-generator-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/rolls-royce-begins-e-fan-x-generator-tests#comments Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Suppliers Europe Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:19:00 +0000 1965639 at https://aviationweek.com Leadership Change Offers No Quick Fix For Cathay Pacific https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/leadership-change-offers-no-quick-fix-cathay-pacific <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Rupert Hogg and his deputy have resigned in response to Beijing’s concerns, but their replacements will confront a wide range of challenges. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/leadership-change-offers-no-quick-fix-cathay-pacific" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/leadership-change-offers-no-quick-fix-cathay-pacific#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Asia Pacific AWST Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:55:00 +0000 1965567 at https://aviationweek.com Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images Boeing-Embraer JV Antitrust Approval On Track For Year-End https://aviationweek.com/crossover-narrowbody-jets/boeing-embraer-jv-antitrust-approval-track-year-end <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer’s commercial aircraft joint venture (JV) with Boeing is on track to receive antitrust approval by the end of the year, but there is still much work to be done to bring the companies together, Embraer Commercial Aviation CEO John Slattery said.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/crossover-narrowbody-jets/boeing-embraer-jv-antitrust-approval-track-year-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/crossover-narrowbody-jets/boeing-embraer-jv-antitrust-approval-track-year-end#comments Crossover Narrowbody Jets Airframers Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Latin America/Caribbean Wed, 21 Aug 2019 20:27:00 +0000 1965593 at https://aviationweek.com Kurt Hofmann Opinion: How The Airline Industry Can Wage War On Climate Change https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-how-airline-industry-can-wage-war-climate-change <div class="field-byline"> James N. Krebs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">From ending premium-class seating to building a Boeing/Airbus short-haul aircraft, the air transport industry needs to consider previously unthinkable options.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-how-airline-industry-can-wage-war-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-how-airline-industry-can-wage-war-climate-change#comments Editorial Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Viewpoint Global Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965394 at https://aviationweek.com <p>Credit: iStock</p> Russian And Chinese Companies Push Separate Engines For The CR929 https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929 <div class="node-body article-body">While Craic considers GE and Rolls-Royce to supply an initial engine, Chinese and Russian state companies vie to build the alternative.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/propulsion/russian-and-chinese-companies-push-separate-engines-cr929#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Asia Pacific Europe Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965479 at https://aviationweek.com Bradley Perrett/AW&ST Switzerland Begins Drone Traffic Management https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/switzerland-begins-drone-traffic-management <div class="node-body article-body">Under the Swiss U-space program, authorities activate a drone flight information management system.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/switzerland-begins-drone-traffic-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/switzerland-begins-drone-traffic-management#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Air Traffic Managment AWST Europe Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965487 at https://aviationweek.com Skyguide FAA Issues Generic Warning On AOA Sensor Risks https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/faa-issues-generic-warning-aoa-sensor-risks <div class="node-body article-body">FAA, citing non-specific “continued airworthiness activity,” reminded operators that angle-of-attack (AOA) sensors can be easily damaged during “normal operations,” and must be carefully maintained to ensure safe flight operations.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/faa-issues-generic-warning-aoa-sensor-risks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/faa-issues-generic-warning-aoa-sensor-risks#comments Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Regulatory/Legislative Top Story - Home North America Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:16:00 +0000 1965495 at https://aviationweek.com Sean Broderick/AWST The Week In Technology, Aug. 19-23, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-aug-19-23-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Sweden’s all-electric regional; design challenge winner; Dzyne’s robotic pilot; dissipating wake vortices; active flow-control X-plane.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-aug-19-23-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-aug-19-23-2019#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology AWST Global Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965390 at https://aviationweek.com Heart Aerospace