New News information at Aerospace Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.aerospace-technology.com http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ en-us http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ New News information at Aerospace Technology http://www.aerospace-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Boeing and Georgia Institute of Technology open research centre http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-and-georgia-institute-of-technology-open-research-centre-5854608 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-and-georgia-institute-of-technology-open-research-centre-5854608 Boeing and Georgia Institute of Technology have opened a new advanced development research center to address adverse technical challenges in manufacturing. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT OneWeb Satellites opens assembly line in Toulouse, France http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsoneweb-satellites-opens-assembly-line-in-toulouse-france-5855034 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsoneweb-satellites-opens-assembly-line-in-toulouse-france-5855034 OneWeb Satellites has opened its assembly line in Toulouse, France, to commence end-to-end validation, testing and integration of its first satellites set for launch in more than nine months. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airbus delivers A320ceo aircraft to Jetstar Pacific http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-delivers-a320ceo-aircraft-to-jetstar-pacific-5854688 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-delivers-a320ceo-aircraft-to-jetstar-pacific-5854688 Airbus has delivered its A320ceo aircraft to Vietnamese carrier Jetstar Pacific Airlines. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nasa completes preliminary design review of QueSST aircraft design http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-completes-preliminary-design-review-of-quesst-aircraft-design-5853490 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-completes-preliminary-design-review-of-quesst-aircraft-design-5853490 Nasa has completed the preliminary design review (PDR) of its Quiet Supersonic Transport (QueSST) aircraft design, reaching a major milestone towards supersonic passenger jet travel over land. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Boeing invests in artificial intelligence start-up http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-invests-in-artificial-intelligence-startup-5853407 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-invests-in-artificial-intelligence-startup-5853407 Boeing has invested in US-based company SparkCognition, which focuses on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Microdrones md4-1000 UAV included in Transport Canada's list of compliant systems http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmicrodrones-md4-1000-uav-included-in-transport-canadas-list-of-compliant-systems-5853633 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmicrodrones-md4-1000-uav-included-in-transport-canadas-list-of-compliant-systems-5853633 Microdrones’ md4-1000 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has been added to the list of compliant unmanned air systems by Transport Canada (TC). Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT DSNA, ENAV, Leonardo and Thales bolster cooperation in Coflight http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdsna-enav-leonardo-and-thales-bolster-cooperation-in-coflight-5852635 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdsna-enav-leonardo-and-thales-bolster-cooperation-in-coflight-5852635 Air navigation service providers Direction de Services de la Navigation Aérienne (DSNA) and ENAV, along with industrial partners Leonardo and Thales, have bolstered their commitment to Coflight, a new-generation flight data processing system. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISRO’s PSLV-C38 places 31 satellites in orbit http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsisros-pslv-c38-places-31-satellites-in-orbit-5852634 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsisros-pslv-c38-places-31-satellites-in-orbit-5852634 Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C38 (PSLV-C38) has launched a 712kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for Earth observation and 30 co-passenger satellites. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, Airbus, SOGECLAIR http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bombardier-commercial-aircraft-airbus-sogeclair-5850040 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bombardier-commercial-aircraft-airbus-sogeclair-5850040 Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has signed a letter of intent with Indian airline SpiceJet to deliver 25 Q400 turboprop aircraft and offer purchase rights for 25 additional aircraft. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Queen’s Speech aims to secure UK space sector http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsqueens-speech-aims-to-secure-uk-space-sector-5852362 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsqueens-speech-aims-to-secure-uk-space-sector-5852362 The Queen’s Speech has laid out the UK Government's plans for growth in the country’s £13.7bn space industry. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rockwell Collins to provide FOMAX solution to Airbus’ A320 aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsrockwell-collins-to-provide-fomax-solution-to-airbus-a320-aircraft-5851882 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsrockwell-collins-to-provide-fomax-solution-to-airbus-a320-aircraft-5851882 Rockwell Collins has been selected by Airbus to supply its flight operations and maintenance exchanger (FOMAX) solution for the Airbus A320 family aircraft. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT CFM International wins $1.2bn LEAP-1A engines order from VEB Leasing http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscfm-international-wins-12bn-leap-1a-engines-order-from-veb-leasing-5851797 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscfm-international-wins-12bn-leap-1a-engines-order-from-veb-leasing-5851797 CFM International has secured two orders worth more than $1.2bn from Russia’s VEB Leasing to supply LEAP-1A engines. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Viva Air to purchase 50 A320 family aircraft from Airbus http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsviva-air-to-purchase-50-a320-family-aircraft-from-airbus-5850632 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsviva-air-to-purchase-50-a320-family-aircraft-from-airbus-5850632 Latin American budget carrier Viva Air has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Airbus to buy 50 A320 family aircraft, including 35 A320neo and 15 A320ceo jets. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT United Airlines converts 100 Boeing 737 MAX orders into 737 MAX 10 jets http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-converts-100-boeing-737-max-orders-into-737-max-10-jets-5850650 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-converts-100-boeing-737-max-orders-into-737-max-10-jets-5850650 United Airlines has entered a new agreement with Boeing to convert an order for 100 737 MAX aircraft into 737 MAX 10s. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Honeywell and Nasa complete test to help wider adoption of supersonic flight http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-and-nasa-complete-test-to-help-wider-adoption-of-supersonic-flight-5850785 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-and-nasa-complete-test-to-help-wider-adoption-of-supersonic-flight-5850785 Honeywell and Nasa have jointly concluded a two-year test that could enable wider adoption of supersonic jet flights by the aviation industry. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT SpiceJet intends to buy up to 50 Bombardier Q400 Aircraft for $1.7bn http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsspicejet-intends-to-buy-up-to-50-bombardier-q400-aircraft-for-17bn-5849449 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsspicejet-intends-to-buy-up-to-50-bombardier-q400-aircraft-for-17bn-5849449 India-based airline SpiceJet has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft to purchase up to 50 Q400 turboprop aircraft. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT CDB Aviation to purchase 42 new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscdb-aviation-to-purchase-42-new-boeing-737-max-8-aircraft-5849099 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscdb-aviation-to-purchase-42-new-boeing-737-max-8-aircraft-5849099 CDB Aviation Lease Finance (CDB Aviation) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Boeing to buy 42 737 MAX 8s, ten 737 MAX 10s and eight 787-9 Dreamliners. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dubai to begin testing of autonomous air taxis in Q4 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdubai-to-begin-testing-of-autonomous-air-taxis-in-q4-5849306 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdubai-to-begin-testing-of-autonomous-air-taxis-in-q4-5849306 The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai is set to begin a trial run of its manned autonomous air taxi (AAT) in the last quarter of this year. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT GE Capital Aviation Services orders 100 new Airbus A320neo aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsge-capital-aviation-services-orders-100-new-airbus-a320neo-aircraft-5847968 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsge-capital-aviation-services-orders-100-new-airbus-a320neo-aircraft-5847968 General Electric’s commercial aircraft leasing and financing unit GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) has placed a firm order to purchase 100 A320neo family aircraft from Airbus. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Astronautics to supply AGCS connectivity system to Airbus Helicopters http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsastronautics-to-supply-agcs-connectivity-system-to-airbus-helicopters-5847738 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsastronautics-to-supply-agcs-connectivity-system-to-airbus-helicopters-5847738 Astronautics Corporation of America will supply its new Astronautics Air Ground Communications System (AGCS) connectivity solution to Airbus Helicopters. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT