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Nasa selects $118m worth aerospace technology projects in US
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
Nasa has selected $118.1m of aerospace technology and innovation projects from small businesses and research institutions in the US that will support the agency in its future missions into the solar system and beyond.
KSI Data Sciences introduces video and data solution for commercial drones
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
KSI Data Sciences has unveiled MissionCaster video and data for commercial drones and other robotic platforms that can transfer drone data online.
Sierra Nevada and DLR extend partnership for Dream Chaser spacecraft
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
Sierra Nevada (SNC) has extended its partnership with German Aerospace Center (DLR) to explore new technologies for its crewed and uncrewed Dream Chaser spacecraft.
Emirates Airline places ?8.7bn Trent 900 engine order for A380 aircraft
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
Emirates Airline has placed a ?8.7bn order with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines to equip its 50 Airbus A380 aircraft.
GKN Aerospace-led consortium to create additive material for aerospace components
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
A consortium-led by GKN Aerospace is working to formulate titanium powder for use in additive manufacturing (AM) of aerospace components.
Oerlikon Eldim Products and Services Brochure
Aerospace Technology, April 17, 2015
Forward-thinking OEMs develop strong partnerships with trusted suppliers to achieve the competitive advantage critical to their success. Oerlikon Eldim, an Oerlikon Metco Company, is such a supplier.
Lockheed Martin plans app-based space ground station operations
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Lockheed Martin is preparing to integrate customised apps to its ground station solutions for managing future space exploration.
Dassault Syst?mes and Assystem to develop tool for personalised aircraft cabins
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Dassault Syst?mes has partnered with Assystem to develop an integrated cabin customisation and personalisation platform, to design and simulate future in-flight solutions.
Airbus integrates airframe structural analysis solution with Altair's HyperWorks platform
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Airbus Defence and Space has partnered with Altair to integrate its STRENGTH2000 solution with the latter's HyperWorks platform, to offer users with airframe structural analysis and verification capabilities.
Rocket Lab unveils battery-powered rocket for satellite launches
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Rocket Lab has unveiled the details of its Electron launch system, said to be the world''s first battery-powered rocket.
Thermal Protection for Turbine Engines
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Oerlikon Metco''s new XCL TBC materials deliver outstanding performance in turbine engines with service temperatures that are 150 to 200 ?C (270 to 360 ?F) higher than conventional TBC materials.
Improved Anti-Fretting Solution for Titanium Alloys
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
The configuration and fit of gas turbine compressor blade roots and disc slots is critical, designed to withstand the vibrations and high dynamic forces generated in service.
Improving Thermal Protection Through New Material Solutions
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Sulzer Metco''s customers have long benefited from robust and reliable thermal barrier coating (TBC) solutions that protect their turbine engines from the ravages of high temperatures.
Oerlikon Eldim Products and Services Brocure
Aerospace Technology, April 16, 2015
Forward-thinking OEMs develop strong partnerships with trusted suppliers to achieve the competitive advantage critical to their success. Oerlikon Eldim, an Oerlikon Metco Company, is such a supplier.
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts-off on CRS-6 mission to ISS
Aerospace Technology, April 15, 2015
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket has taken-off with Dragon spacecraft from Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, US, as part of the sixth commercial resupply services (CRS) mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
Honeywell, Inmarsat and Kymeta to develop internet connectivity system for aircraft
Aerospace Technology, April 15, 2015
Honeywell and Inmarsat have partnered with Kymeta to design a Ka-band wireless antenna for business and commercial aircraft, to provide in-flight internet connectivity to passengers.
Boeing plans to develop passenger and cargo combi jet
Aerospace Technology, April 15, 2015
Boeing is planning to develop a combi version of the Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) with a split configuration of passengers and cargo.
Ascent Solar supplies solar cells for Silent Falcon unmanned aircraft
Aerospace Technology, April 14, 2015
Ascent Solar Technologies has started supplying lightweight and flexible thin-film solar cells for Bye Aerospace's Silent Falcon unmanned aircraft (SFUAS).
Air C?te d'Ivoire places order for two Q400 NextGen aircraft
Aerospace Technology, April 14, 2015
Ivory Coast flag carrier Air C?te d'Ivoire has placed an order with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft for two Q400 NextGen aircraft.
United Launch Alliance shows plans for Vulcan next-generation launch system
Aerospace Technology, April 14, 2015
Boeing-Lockheed Martin joint venture United Launch Alliance (ULA) has unveiled details of its Vulcan, a next-generation launch system intended to end US reliance on Russia-built rocket engines.