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 China’s new C919 indigenous aircraft completes high-speed taxiing test http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschinas-new-c919-indigenous-aircraft-completes-high-speed-taxiing-test-5795424 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschinas-new-c919-indigenous-aircraft-completes-high-speed-taxiing-test-5795424 China’s indigenously built C919 narrow-body aircraft has concluded its fourth round of high-speed taxiing test at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Gogo and SES to improve in-flight connectivity over North America and Pacific Ocean routes http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsgogo-and-ses-to-improve-in-flight-connectivity-over-north-america-and-pacific-ocean-routes-5795446 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsgogo-and-ses-to-improve-in-flight-connectivity-over-north-america-and-pacific-ocean-routes-5795446 Global broadband connectivity provider Gogo has signed a new capacity deal with satellite operator SES to offer improved in-flight connectivity services for the aircraft operating in routes over North America and the Pacific Ocean. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT ESA urges global space fraternity to jointly resolve space debris issue http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsesa-urges-global-space-fraternity-to-jointly-resolve-space-debris-issue-5795438 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsesa-urges-global-space-fraternity-to-jointly-resolve-space-debris-issue-5795438 The European Space Agency (ESA) has urged the international space stakeholders to formulate a joint action plan to address the issue of space debris. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT New ocean drift analysis from Australia’s CSIRO unveils possible location of MH370 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnew-ocean-drift-analysis-from-australias-csiro-unveils-possible-location-of-mh370-5794395 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnew-ocean-drift-analysis-from-australias-csiro-unveils-possible-location-of-mh370-5794395 A new ocean drift analysis report from Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has revealed the possible location of the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight that involved a Boeing 777 aircraft. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Virgin America receives new LEAP-1A-powered A321neo aircraft from Airbus http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvirgin-america-receives-new-leap-1a-powered-a321neo-aircraft-from-airbus-5794168 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvirgin-america-receives-new-leap-1a-powered-a321neo-aircraft-from-airbus-5794168 US-based airline Virgin America has taken delivery of a new A321neo aircraft from Airbus. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT WestJet plans to launch new ultra-low-cost airline later this year http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newswestjet-plans-to-launch-new-ultra-low-cost-airline-later-this-year-5794302 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newswestjet-plans-to-launch-new-ultra-low-cost-airline-later-this-year-5794302 Canadian airline WestJet has revealed its plan to introduce a new ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) in order to provide no-frills, affordable travel options to the travellers. Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Triumph Group, ISRO, Silk Way http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-triumph-group-isro-silk-way-5791529 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-triumph-group-isro-silk-way-5791529 Triumph Group will supply composite detail and assembly parts for the 787 Dreamliner manufactured by Boeing, as part of a contract awarded by the latter. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nasa develops 3D-printed metallic fabrics for use in space missions http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-develops-3-d-printed-metallic-fabrics-for-use-in-space-missions-5793192 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnasa-develops-3-d-printed-metallic-fabrics-for-use-in-space-missions-5793192 Scientists at Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, US, have developed 3D-printed metal fabric prototypes for various space applications. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft into space http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschina-launches-first-unmanned-cargo-spacecraft-into-space-5793207 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newschina-launches-first-unmanned-cargo-spacecraft-into-space-5793207 China has launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft into space from Wenchang Satellite Launch Centre in Hainan. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT ACJ320neo Jet http://www.aerospace-technology.com/projects/acj320neo-jet/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/projects/acj320neo-jet/ Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) 320 new engine options neo aircraft is the longest-range single-aisle business jet in the A320 family manufactured by Airbus. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Etihad Airways and Diehl to jointly develop 3D-printed cabin plastic parts for aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsetihad-airways-and-diehl-to-jointly-develop-3d-printed-cabin-plastic-part-for-aircraft-5793030 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsetihad-airways-and-diehl-to-jointly-develop-3d-printed-cabin-plastic-part-for-aircraft-5793030 UAE-based Etihad Airways Engineering has entered a deal with Diehl Aerosystems to jointly design, manufacture and install a new 3D-printed cabin plastic component for one of its customers. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT AQUA CLEAN-High-Performance Cleaning Solutions for the Aerospace Industry http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/maintenance/aqua-clean-aet/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/maintenance/aqua-clean-aet/ AQUA CLEAN manufactures industrial cleaning systems in the aerospace, automotive, engineering, metalworking and railway industries.Our client-base includes Aeroflot, Agusta Westland, Airbus, Emirates... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sikorsky to expand helicopter support services in Asia-Pacific region http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssikorsky-to-expand-helicopter-support-services-in-asia-pacific-region-5791829 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssikorsky-to-expand-helicopter-support-services-in-asia-pacific-region-5791829 Lockheed Martin unit Sikorsky has revealed a plan to expand its S-92 and S-76 helicopter support services in the Asia-Pacific region. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airbus Helicopters and SingPost to jointly trial new drone delivery system http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-helicopters-and-singpost-to-jointly-trial-new-drone-delivery-system-5791803 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-helicopters-and-singpost-to-jointly-trial-new-drone-delivery-system-5791803 Airbus Helicopters has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Singapore Post (SingPost) to trial the new Skyways drone-enabled parcel delivery project. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT United Airlines and Lufthansa finalise cargo joint venture deal http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-and-lufthansa-finalise-cargo-joint-venture-deal-5791985 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsunited-airlines-and-lufthansa-finalise-cargo-joint-venture-deal-5791985 US-based United Airlines (UAL) has entered a joint venture agreement with Germany’s Lufthansa Cargo to establish a joint venture (JV) to cater to routes to the US and Europe. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Stäubli to Showcase Clean Energy Connections Solutions at ACT EXPO http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/power/multi-contact-usa/pressstaubli-energy-act-expo.html http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/power/multi-contact-usa/pressstaubli-energy-act-expo.html In May, Stäubli are to exhibit a variety of ground-breaking products at the ACT EXPO in Long Beach, California and will be offering a substantial amount of connection solutions for alternative fuel sectors. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT PEMCO to maintain Frontier Airlines’ aircraft fleet http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newspemco-to-maintain-frontier-airlines-aircraft-fleet-5790358 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newspemco-to-maintain-frontier-airlines-aircraft-fleet-5790358 Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) subsidiary PEMCO World Air Services (PEMCO) has secured a deal to provide maintenance services to US-based low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Orbital ATK launches Nasa’s new cargo resupply mission to ISS http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsorbital-atk-launches-nasas-new-cargo-resupply-mission-to-iss-5790716 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsorbital-atk-launches-nasas-new-cargo-resupply-mission-to-iss-5790716 Orbital ATK has launched a new cargo resupply mission to the orbiting International Space Station (ISS) on behalf of Nasa from the Space Launch Complex site at Cape Canaveral, Florida, US. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT UAE’s Masdar Institute opens Yahsat Space Laboratory to develop miniature satellite http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsuaes-masdar-institute-opens-yahsat-space-laboratory-to-develop-miniature-satellite-5790442 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsuaes-masdar-institute-opens-yahsat-space-laboratory-to-develop-miniature-satellite-5790442 UAE-based Masdar Institute (MI) has inaugurated a new laboratory to facilitate the construction, testing and launching of the miniature CubeSat satellite. 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