New Article information at Aerospace Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Aerospace Technology September's top stories: Stratolaunch completes engine testing, researcher unveils flying motorcycle designs Stratolaunch concluded the first phase of engine testing of its giant aircraft at its Mojave Air and Space Port facility in the US, and a researcher from the University of Nottingham in the UK has developed innovative flying motorcycle designs. Aeros… Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Es’hail-2 Communication Satellite Es'hail-2 is a new communication satellite originally scheduled to be placed into the geostationary transfer orbit in the fourth quarter of 2016, but delayed to 2018. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inmarsat-6 (I-6) Satellites Inmarsat-6 (I-6 F1), the first among the two-satellite I-6 constellation, is scheduled to be launched aboard the H-IIA rocket into the geostationary orbit in 2020. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Racer High-Speed Demonstrator The Rapid And Cost-Effective Rotorcraft (Racer) is a high-speed demonstrator being developed by Airbus Helicopters. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sentinel-3A Earth Observation Satellite The third satellite in Europe's environmental monitoring Copernicus programme, the Sentinel-3A was launched aboard the Rockot launch vehicle from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Russia in February 2016. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT August’s top stories: Researchers explore quieter aircraft ideas, Cathay Pacific to buy 32 aircraft Researchers are exploring the behaviours of owl wings to develop bio-inspired ideas for quieter aircraft, and Cathay Pacific has entered a MOU with Airbus to purchase 32 A321neo aircraft. wraps up key headlines from August 20… Mon, 04 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Amazonas 5 Communication Satellite Amazonas 5 is a multi-session communication satellite scheduled to be launched aboard Proton M Breeze M launch vehicle in September 2017. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sagitta UAV Demonstrator Sagitta, an unmanned jet-propelled demonstrator, completed first flight tests at Overberg, South Africa, in July 2017. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) Satellite The Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) satellite aims to explore Earth's ionosphere and thermosphere and is expected to be launched in November 2017. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Heinrich Hertz Communications Satellite (H2Sat) Germany's new Heinrich Hertz communications satellite, being developed by OHB System, is scheduled to be launched into the geostationary orbit in 2021. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT July’s top stories: Researchers develop new ceramic coating, SpaceX launches Intelsat 35e Researchers develop a new ceramic coating for hypersonic travel, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket successfully launches the Intelsat 35e on its third attempt, and the UK is to introduce new drone registration and safety rules. wraps … Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Parker Solar Probe Spacecraft The Parker Solar Probe (previously Solar Probe Plus) spacecraft being developed by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) aims to provide data on solar activity. Sun, 30 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) 2 Satellite The JPSS-2 polar-orbiting weather satellite is being developed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in partnership with National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) for scheduled launch in 2021. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nasa’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is being developed by Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Centre in association with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT LM-100J Super Hercules Commercial Freighter LM-100J Super Hercules freighter aircraft was rolled out by Lockheed Martin Corporation at Marietta facility, Georgia, US, in February 2017. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT June's top stories: Boeing's investment in SparkCognition, PSLV-C38 places 31 satellites into orbit Boeing has invested in SparkCognition, which focuses on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, and ISRO’s PSLV-C38 has launched a 712kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for Earth observation, as well as 30 other satellites. Aerospace-technolog… Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hard X-Ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT) Satellite In June, China's first astronomical satellite, the Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT), was launched from the 603 Launch Pad of the LC43 Launch Complex of the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in north-west China. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airbus A350-1000 Aircraft The A350-1000 aircraft is the longest member of the A350 XWB family of twin-engine passenger jets. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT SES-15 Telecommunication Satellite The SES-15 is a telecommunication satellite launched into geostationary earth orbit (GEO) from the Kourou Spaceport in French Guiana in May 2017. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT GSAT-9 Communication Satellite GSAT-9 is a new geostationary communication satellite launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, India, in May 2017. Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT