Aerospace Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.aerospace-technology.com web site http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ en-us http://www.aerospace-technology.com/ Aerospace Technology-Updates http://www.aerospace-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Airbus and Safran finalise space launchers JV http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-and-safran-finalise-space-launchers-jv-4938872 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-and-safran-finalise-space-launchers-jv-4938872 Airbus Group and French aerospace company Safran have finalised a deal to combine their space launchers activities. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Air Canada, SES, Airbus http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-air-canada-ses-airbus-4938714 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-air-canada-ses-airbus-4938714 Air Canada has finalised a $3.8bn order for the purchase of 45 firm CS300 aircraft from Bombardier. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Swiss receives first Bombardier C Series aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsswiss-receives-first-bombardier-c-series-aircraft-4938907 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsswiss-receives-first-bombardier-c-series-aircraft-4938907 Bombardier has delivered the first C Series aircraft to launch operator Swiss International Air Lines (Swiss). Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT PPG Introduces FAA-approved Repair for Airbus A320 Cockpit Side Windows http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-introduces-faa-approved-repair-for-airbus-a320-cockpit-side-windows.html http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-introduces-faa-approved-repair-for-airbus-a320-cockpit-side-windows.html PPG has received Federal Aviation Administration approval to repair sliding and aft fixed cockpit windows for Airbus A320 Family jetliners, affording cost savings to airlines and other aircraft operators. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:16:00 GMT Duncan Aviation and ACSS to develop new ADS-B transponder http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsduncan-aviation-and-acss-to-develop-new-ads-b-transponder-4937963 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsduncan-aviation-and-acss-to-develop-new-ads-b-transponder-4937963 Aviation Communication & Surveillance Systems (ACSS) and US-based aircraft service provider Duncan Aviation will develop a new automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) transponder for aircraft surveillance. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sierra Nevada and UNOOSA to develop Dream Chaser mission http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssierra-nevada-and-unoosa-to-develop-dream-chaser-mission-4937838 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssierra-nevada-and-unoosa-to-develop-dream-chaser-mission-4937838 US-based Sierra Nevada (SNC) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) to develop one or more Dream Chaser missions. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Nasa and Orbital ATK test SLS rocket booster in Utah, US http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-and-orbital-atk-test-sls-rocket-booster-in-utah-us-4937809 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-and-orbital-atk-test-sls-rocket-booster-in-utah-us-4937809 Nasa has tested a booster designed for the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at Orbital ATK’s test facilities in Promontory, Utah, US. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT TFC to Exhibit at Farnborough International Airshow 2016 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/bearings/tfc-offshore/presstfc-to-exhibit-at-farnborough-international-airshow-2016.html http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/bearings/tfc-offshore/presstfc-to-exhibit-at-farnborough-international-airshow-2016.html The Farnborough International Air show prides itself on facilitating first-class business opportunities for the global aerospace industry. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:16:00 GMT EASA approves GX Aviation antenna on Lufthansa’s A320 family aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newseasa-approves-gx-aviation-antenna-on-lufthansas-a320-family-aircraft-4936114 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newseasa-approves-gx-aviation-antenna-on-lufthansas-a320-family-aircraft-4936114 The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has approved a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Lufthansa Technik to install Inmarsat's Global Xpress (GX) Aviation Ka-band antenna on Lufthansa's Airbus A320 family aircraft. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Air Canada finalises $3.8bn order for 45 Bombardier CS300 jets http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsair-canada-finalises-38bn-order-for-45-bombardier-cs300-jets-4936562 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsair-canada-finalises-38bn-order-for-45-bombardier-cs300-jets-4936562 Canadian airline Air Canada has confirmed a previously announced $3.8bn deal to buy 45 CS300 aircraft from Bombardier. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sky and Space to launch 200 nano-satellites using Virgin Galactic vehicle http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssky-and-space-to-launch-200-nano-satellites-using-virgin-galactic-vehicle-4936103 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssky-and-space-to-launch-200-nano-satellites-using-virgin-galactic-vehicle-4936103 Australia-based Sky and Space Global has selected Virgin Galactic to launch up to 200 nano-communications satellites from 2018. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT PPG Electrocoat Aerospace Primer Qualified by Dassault Aviation http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-electrocoat-aerospace-primer-qualified-by-dassault-aviation.html http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-electrocoat-aerospace-primer-qualified-by-dassault-aviation.html PPG has qualified its proprietary AEROCRON™ electrocoat (e-coat) aerospace primer at Dassault Aviation for application to structural aircraft parts for corrosion resistance. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:20:00 GMT SES and Singapore Economic Development Board collaborate on new satellite technologies http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsses-and-singapore-economic-development-board-collaborate-on-new-satellite-technologies-4934851 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsses-and-singapore-economic-development-board-collaborate-on-new-satellite-technologies-4934851 Luxembourgish satellite operator SES has signed a contract with Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to develop next-generation satellite technologies, hardware and software tools for future networks. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT CommutAir secures FAA certification for ERJ 145XR operation http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscommutair-secures-faa-certification-for-erj-145xr-operation-4934738 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newscommutair-secures-faa-certification-for-erj-145xr-operation-4934738 US-based regional airline CommutAir has secured approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to add the ERJ 145XR Jet to its operating certificate. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT NetJets receives first fractional Cessna Citation Latitude jet from Cessna http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnetjets-receives-first-fractional-cessna-citation-latitude-jet-from-cessna-4934881 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnetjets-receives-first-fractional-cessna-citation-latitude-jet-from-cessna-4934881 US-based NetJets has received its first fractional Cessna Citation Latitude midsize business jet from Textron Aviation subsidiary Cessna Aircraft Company. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT China launches new generation Long March-7 rocket http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschina-launches-new-generation-long-march-7-rocket-4933701 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschina-launches-new-generation-long-march-7-rocket-4933701 China has conducted the first flight of its new generation Long March 7 rocket from a new satellite launch centre in Wenchang, Hainan. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Southwest Airlines to delay 67 Boeing 737 Max planes http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssouthwest-airlines-to-delay-67-boeing-737-max-planes-4933469 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssouthwest-airlines-to-delay-67-boeing-737-max-planes-4933469 US-based Southwest Airlines will postpone delivery of 67 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft by nearly six years. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Airbus receives 15 A320 aircraft order from AWAS http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-receives-15-a320-aircraft-order-from-awas-4933687 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-receives-15-a320-aircraft-order-from-awas-4933687 Ireland-based aircraft leasing company AWAS has placed an order with Airbus for an additional 15 A320 family aircraft, including 12 A320ceo and three A321ceo aircraft. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Bombardier, Spaceflight Industries, Iran Air http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bombardier-spaceflight-industries-iran-air-4931585 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bombardier-spaceflight-industries-iran-air-4931585 A $472m firm order has been signed by Bombardier Commercial Aircraft for the sale of up to ten CRJ900 medium-haul regional aircraft to an undisclosed customer. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Bombardier and Government of Québec finalise $1bn investment for C Series aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsbombardier-government-qubec-finalise-1bn-investment-c-series-aircraft-4932658 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsbombardier-government-qubec-finalise-1bn-investment-c-series-aircraft-4932658 The Government of Québec in Canada has entered into a definitive agreement with Bombardier to make a previously announced $1bn investment in the C Series aircraft. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT