New Features information at Aerospace Technology New and updated information from Features listed on www.aerospace-technology.com http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ en-us http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ New Features information at Aerospace Technology http://www.aerospace-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif November's top stories: CS300 jet to airBaltic, Colombia plane crash kills 75 passengers http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-cs300-jet-to-airbaltic-colombia-plane-crash-kills-75-passengers-5690481/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-cs300-jet-to-airbaltic-colombia-plane-crash-kills-75-passengers-5690481/ Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has delivered the first CS300 plane to launch operator Air Baltic (airBaltic), and a charter aircraft has crashed in Cerro Gordo, Colombia, killing 75 people on-board. Aerospace-technology.com wraps up the key headlines… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT The world’s top jetpack concepts http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-top-jetpack-concepts-4698988/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-top-jetpack-concepts-4698988/ There have been many attempts to build a fully functioning jetpack, with mixed results. The concept is not without its risks, yet the sci-fi dream is slowly becoming a reality thanks to the sheer will of inventors. Aerospace-technology.com lists the … Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT October's top stories: Rockwell Collins to buy B/E Aerospace, Thales opens UK-based electric propulsion facility http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-rockwell-collins-to-buy-be-aerospace-thales-opens-electric-propulsion-facility-in-uk-5659125/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureoctobers-top-stories-rockwell-collins-to-buy-be-aerospace-thales-opens-electric-propulsion-facility-in-uk-5659125/ Rockwell Collins signed a definitive agreement to acquire aircraft cabin interior manufacturer B/E Aerospace for $8.3bn and Thales Alenia Space opened a new facility that will manufacture electric propulsion systems for satellites in Belfast, UK. Aer… Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT September's top stories: ISRO launches eight satellites, UAE to implement new law for drones http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureseptemebers-top-stories-isro-launches-eight-satellites-uae-to-implement-new-law-for-drones-5024998/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureseptemebers-top-stories-isro-launches-eight-satellites-uae-to-implement-new-law-for-drones-5024998/ Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched eight satellites into space, and the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority is planning to enforce a new law to restrict the import and export of drones in the country. Aerospace-technology.com wra… Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: Airlander 10 crash-lands, FAA's new commercial drone rules take effect http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-airlander-10-crash-lands-faas-new-commercial-drone-rules-take-effect-4999027/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-airlander-10-crash-lands-faas-new-commercial-drone-rules-take-effect-4999027/ Airlander 10 has crash-landed at the end of its second test flight and the US Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) new small drone regulation becomes effective and ISRO is planning to launch its Aditya-L1 satellite mission to study the Sun by 2020… Tue, 06 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT July's top stories: Virgin Atlantic's $4.4bn order, EPA findings on aircraft emission http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejulys-top-stories-virgin-atlantics-44bn-order-epa-findings-on-aircraft-emission-4971744/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejulys-top-stories-virgin-atlantics-44bn-order-epa-findings-on-aircraft-emission-4971744/ Virgin Atlantic Airways finalised a $4.4bn deal with Airbus to buy 12 A350-1000 aircraft, and US' EPA confirmed a final endangerment and contribution findings that reveal carbon emissions from certain aircraft engines are a risk to public health. Aer… Sun, 07 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT June's top stories: Québec-Bombardier deal, FAA releases drones rules http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejunes-top-stories-qubec-deal-with-bombardier-faa-releases-rule-for-commercial-drones-4939118/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejunes-top-stories-qubec-deal-with-bombardier-faa-releases-rule-for-commercial-drones-4939118/ Canada's Québec Government entered an agreement with Bombardier to make a previously announced $1bn investment in the C Series aircraft, and FAA released the first operational rules for routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems. Aeros… Tue, 05 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT May's top stories: China Eastern orders 20 Airbus, TransDigm Group to buy ILC Holdings http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-china-eastern-orders-20-airbus-transdigm-group-to-buy-ilc-holdings-4907643/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremays-top-stories-china-eastern-orders-20-airbus-transdigm-group-to-buy-ilc-holdings-4907643/ China Eastern ordered 20 Airbus A350 XWB and TransDigm Group agreed to buy ILC Holdings for $1bn. Aerospace-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from May 2016. Mon, 06 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Masters of the sky: the top 10 aerospace companies http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremasters-of-the-sky-the-top-10-aerospace-companies-4911697/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremasters-of-the-sky-the-top-10-aerospace-companies-4911697/ The world’s top 10 aerospace companies hold a market share worth $433bn, with just Boeing, Airbus and United Technologies Corporation (UTC) earning over half of this amount. Aerospace-technology.com lists the top ten aerospace and defence companies b… Sun, 05 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: Solar Impulse 2 ends flight, Vector Space Systems raises more than $1m http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureaprils-top-stories-solar-impulse-2-ends-flight-vector-space-systems-raises-more-than-1m-4880112/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureaprils-top-stories-solar-impulse-2-ends-flight-vector-space-systems-raises-more-than-1m-4880112/ Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) airplane completed its three-day, two-night journey across the Pacific Ocean, and Vector Space Systems secured more than $1m from a group of angel investors to develop launch platform for micro satellite industry. Aerospace-tec… Wed, 04 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT March's top stories: UAV flies in air and water, Thales Alenia Space and Sener deal http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremarch-top-stories-uav-flies-air-water-thales-alenia-space-sener-sign-deal-4856885/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featuremarch-top-stories-uav-flies-air-water-thales-alenia-space-sener-sign-deal-4856885/ US researchers demonstrated a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can operate in air and water, and Thales Alenia Space signed a deal with Sener to evaluate collaboration in future development of optical instruments for space applications. Aerospa… Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT February’s top stories: Gravitational waves in space detected, Boeing collaborates on aviation biofuel research http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-gravitational-waves-in-space-detected-boeing-collaborates-on-aviation-biofuel-research-4827645/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurefebruarys-top-stories-gravitational-waves-in-space-detected-boeing-collaborates-on-aviation-biofuel-research-4827645/ JAXA launches x-ray astronomy satellite, EasyJet to trial hydrogen fuel cell in aircraft, Virgin Galactic unveils new spaceship to take tourists into space. Aerospace-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from February 2016. Mon, 07 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT January’s top stories: Iran’s $25bn Airbus order, first flower in space http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejanuary-top-stories-aerospace-4804578/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurejanuary-top-stories-aerospace-4804578/ Canadian engineer unveils design concept for new Antipode hypersonic jet plane, Russian engineer unveils detachable cabin concept to save lives in plane crash, and Ehang develops human-carrying drone prototype. Aerospace-technology.com wraps up the k… Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:20:00 GMT 2015: The year's biggest Aerospace Technology stories http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/feature2015-aerospace-technology-stories-4764253/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/feature2015-aerospace-technology-stories-4764253/ NASA to build a 3D printed rocket engine, Boeing gets a patent for a drone that can turn into a submarine, and Amazon unveils a delivery drone prototype. Aerospace-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from 2015. Mon, 04 Jan 2016 17:09:00 GMT The biggest aerospace company takeovers in 2015 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-biggest-aerospace-company-takeovers-in-2015-4761883/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-biggest-aerospace-company-takeovers-in-2015-4761883/ The global aerospace market continued to grow in 2015 buoyed by strong growth in the commercial sector neatly offsetting lower defence sales. Aerospace-technology.com lists the biggest aerospace takeovers completed in 2015 based on deal value. Wed, 23 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT The 10 countries most active in space http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-10-countries-most-active-in-space-4744018/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-10-countries-most-active-in-space-4744018/ While few countries have the technological capability to operate large-scale missions, a host of ambitious nations are ensuring a competitive field in the race to colonise space. Aerospace-technology.com lists the top ten countries with an active spa… Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT The biggest aircraft deals in 2015 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-biggest-aircraft-deals-in-2015-4757236/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-biggest-aircraft-deals-in-2015-4757236/ Airbus and Boeing held all the aces, winning some big billion dolalr aircraft deals in 2015 including a whopping $26.5bn order by Indian airline Indigo - the biggest ever order for Airbus. Aerospace-technology.com lists the ten biggest aircraft deals… Mon, 21 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT The world’s largest space agencies http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-largest-space-agencies-4743900/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-largest-space-agencies-4743900/ Although the initial space missions were dominated by the race between Soviet and American agencies, China’s CNSA, Europe’s ESA, and India’s ISRO are quickly catching up. Aerospace-technology.com lists the most prominent global space agencies based o… Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Proximity to Aerospace Manufacturers: A New Business Model for Repair Services http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureproximity-to-aerospace-manufacturers-a-new-business-model-for-repair-services-4784019/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featureproximity-to-aerospace-manufacturers-a-new-business-model-for-repair-services-4784019/ Aerospace manufacturers look to speed repairs while reducing costs by working with international repair services that offer full service locations in close proximity. Thu, 10 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT November's top stories: Blue Origin tests rocket, SpaceX to send astronauts to ISS http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurenovember-top-stories-aerospace-2015-4745462/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/features/featurenovember-top-stories-aerospace-2015-4745462/ Blue Origin, a private space company by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has completed a test flight of a fully reusable rocket, beating SpaceX's attempt at a similar landing, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has approved a patent for … Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT