Aerospace Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Aerospace Technology-Updates July's top stories: South Korea F-X III Fighter bidding, Iran upgrades defence-testing The South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration is planning to resume bidding for the country's F-X III Fighter programme in August 2013, while Iran has upgraded its S-200 long-range air defence missile system to improve its operational c… Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Endorsement from Canada as 328 Support Services GmbH Wins TCCA Approved Status 328 Support Services GmbH (328), has been endorsed by Canada's Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) with the award of broad maintenance approval. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:42:00 GMT Turkish Airlines selects Cabot Aviation to lease eight airbus A330-200 jets Air Partner’s aircraft remarketing division Cabot Aviation has been chosen by Turkish Airlines to re-market eight Airbus A330-200 aircraft for sublease. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT NTU Singapore and Stratasys create 3D print ready-to-fly drone Researchers at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have collaborated with Stratasys’ Asia Pacific subsidiary to create a 3D-printed ready-to-fly drone with embedded electronics using aerospace-grade material. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Spirit AeroSystems delivers 737 MAX thrust reverser to Boeing US-based aerostructure manufacturer Spirit AeroSystems has delivered the first thrust reverser with a new composite inner wall for Boeing’s 737 MAX flight test programme. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: RUAG Group, MTU Maintenance, Airbus RUAG Group has been contracted by OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between OneWeb and Airbus Group, to build structures for approximately 900 satellites of the OneWeb constellation. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Orbital ATK and Nasa start developing new robotic technologies for in-orbit applications Orbital ATK has started a public-private partnership with Nasa’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) to establish a commercial infrastructure for robotic assembly and services (CIRAS) in space. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT WTO rules against US tax breaks for Boeing’s new 777X aircraft The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has ruled that a tax benefit granted by Washington, US, to help Boeing manufacture its new 777X long-haul aircraft family was a prohibited subsidy. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Aircalin orders two new Airbus A330neo and two A320neo jets New Caledonia-based airline Aircalin has entered a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to buy two new A320neo single-aisle and two A330-900 wide-body aircraft from Airbus. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Inmarsat and Deutsche Telekom conduct test flights for European Aviation Network Inmarsat, Deutsche Telekom, Nokia and Thales have tested the European Aviation Networks (EAN) in a flight programme conducted in four test sites in the UK. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Flyht and GAMECO finalise aircraft MRO deal Canada-based Flyht Aerospace Solutions has entered a deal with Guangzhou Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Company (GAMECO) to provide repair services to its customers in China. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Bombardier delivers first CS300 jet to airBaltic Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has delivered the first CS300 plane to launch operator Air Baltic (airBaltic). Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Vietnam Airlines receives new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft Vietnam Airlines has taken delivery of the tenth new 787 Dreamliner aircraft from Boeing. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT ANA and LOT Polish Airlines expand code-share deal Japan-based carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) has expanded its code-share agreement with LOT Polish Airlines (LOT), including a number of domestic Japanese routes operated by ANA. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Plane crash in Colombia kills 75 passengers A charter aircraft has crashed in Cerro Gordo, Colombia, killing 75 of the 81 people on-board, including 22 players from Brazilian football club Chapecoense. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Eutelsat Quantum Satellite The Quantum-class telecommunications satellite is being developed by the public-private partnership between Eutelsat and the European Space Agency (ESA). Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT UK’s CAA updates guidelines for commercial drones The UK's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has unveiled an updated set of guidelines for commercial drones in order to help users conduct a safe and legal flight. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Thales and Sener to develop optical payloads for space missions Thales Alenia Space has entered a strategic agreement with Spanish engineering and technology group Sener to jointly implement a business plan that will help develop optical payloads for space missions. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Yahsat to launch new communication satellite by next year The UAE's Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) is planning to launch a new communication satellite by early next year, with an aim to expand broadband coverage in Africa and Brazil. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT 328 Design GmbH Partners with Columbia Jet Service GmbH 328 Design GmbH (328DO), part of the 328 Group has partnered with Columbia Jet Service GmbH to offer an STC for ADS-B Out featured by Rockwell Collins on Gulfstream G150 & G200 aircraft, representing around 360 aircraft worldwide. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:38:00 GMT