GE Aviation and Turbocoating to produce coatings for aircraft engine components
GE Aviation has formed a joint venture (JV) with Italian firm Turbocoating, to produce thermal barrier coatings for ceramic matrix composite components used in aircraft engines.
Sukhoi receives vertical navigation certification for Sukhoi Superjet 100
Russian aircraft builder Sukhoi has received vertical navigation (VNAV) certification for its Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) from the Aviation Register of Interstate Aviation Committee.
CFM International gets engine maintenance contract from VietJet Air
Vietnam-based low-cost airline VietJet Air has awarded $300m engine maintenance contract to CFM International for its fleet of 21 Airbus A320ceo aircraft.
Top ten aircraft with the longest wings
Aircraft likeAN-225 Mriya and Airbus A380 have enormous wingspans, designed to achieve the most efficient lift at take-off. Aerospace-technology.com lists the ten aircraft with the world's longest wings.
Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) 1C Satellite
IRNSS-1C is a navigation satellite designed, developed and launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in October 2014.
Safran and Albany International inaugurate engine component plant in France
Safran and Albany International have opened a carbon-composite components facility in eastern France.
Garmin expands G950 flight deck solutions for Metroliner and Twin Otter aircraft
Garmin International has received supplemental type certificate approval to equip its G950 Integrated Flight Deck on Metroliner and Twin Otter aircraft.
Boeing commences final assembly of first 787-9 Dreamliner at South Carolina plant
Final assembly of the first 787-9 Dreamliner has commenced at Boeing's facility in South Carolina, US, integrating large fuselage sections of the super-efficient jetliner.
Airbus to fund aircraft wing technologies at UK plant
Airbus is to invest ?48m in its manufacturing facility in Broughton, North Wales, UK, to develop new systems and technologies for aircraft wings.
Assembly on first Ariane 5 for 2015 begins at French Guiana spaceportStories 1 - 10 of 787
Assembly of the first Ariane 5 rocket has started at the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana and is scheduled for launch in 2015.