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 Norsk Titanium receives $10m investment from HEGCF http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnorsk-titanium-receives-10m-investment-from-hegcf-4906029 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsnorsk-titanium-receives-10m-investment-from-hegcf-4906029 Norway-based Norsk Titanium has completed a $10m growth debt facility with Harbert European Growth Capital Fund (HEGCF) under the company’s current aerospace production financing round. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Behrman Capital, KBR, American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-behrman-capital-kbr-inc-american-express-global-business-travel-gbt-4904830 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-behrman-capital-kbr-inc-american-express-global-business-travel-gbt-4904830 Behrman Capital, a private equity investment firm, has agreed to sell its portfolio company Data Device Corporation (DDC) to TransDigm Group, a leading producer of commercial and military aircraft components, for $1bn. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Boeing, Spirit AeroSystems, CACI International, Travelport http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-boeing-spirit-aerosystems-caci-international-travelport-4904766 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-boeing-spirit-aerosystems-caci-international-travelport-4904766 Boeing and VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (VietJet) have finalised a deal that will see the latter purchase 100 B737 MAX 200 airplanes from Boeing for $11.3bn. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Airbus Helicopters delivers last H130 to Monacair http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-helicopters-delivers-last-h130-to-monacair-4906016 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsairbus-helicopters-delivers-last-h130-to-monacair-4906016 Airbus Helicopters has delivered its last and sixth H130 aircraft to Monaco-based charter helicopter airline Monacair. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Fly Comlux to buy Global 6000 business jet from Bombardier http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsfly-comlux-to-buy-one-global-6000-business-jet-from-bombardier-4905845 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsfly-comlux-to-buy-one-global-6000-business-jet-from-bombardier-4905845 The VIP charter division of charter airline company Comlux The Aviation Group, Fly Comlux, has entered into an agreement to buy a Global 6000 business jet from Bombardier. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deep Space Industries and SFL to build Pathfinder small satellites for HawkEye 360 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeep-space-industries-and-sfl-to-build-pathfinder-small-satellites-for-hawkeye-360-4904777 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsdeep-space-industries-and-sfl-to-build-pathfinder-small-satellites-for-hawkeye-360-4904777 US-based space technology provider Deep Space Industries and Canada's University of Toronto Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) have been selected to build HawkEye 360’s Pathfinder small satellite constellation. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT SuperJet International delivers Sukhoi Superjet 100 to Cityjet http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssuperjet-international-delivers-sukhoi-superjet-100-to-cityjet-4904714 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newssuperjet-international-delivers-sukhoi-superjet-100-to-cityjet-4904714 Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company and SuperJet International have delivered a Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) to Irish regional airline CityJet. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT TransDigm Group to buy ILC Holdings for $1bn http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newstransdigm-group-to-buy-ilc-holdings-for-1bn-4904767 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newstransdigm-group-to-buy-ilc-holdings-for-1bn-4904767 Global aircraft components maker TransDigm Group has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Data Device (DDC) parent company ILC Holdings, for $1bn in cash. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Arianespace launches Galileos 13 and 14 satellites http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsarianespace-launches-galileos-13-and-14-satellites-4903537 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsarianespace-launches-galileos-13-and-14-satellites-4903537 Arianespace has launched a pair of satellites into space as part of the Galileo satellite navigation system for European Space Agency (ESA). Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Honeywell to provide VIP cabin and cockpit upgrades for Haitec http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-to-provide-vip-cabin-and-cockpit-upgrades-for-haitec-4903424 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newshoneywell-to-provide-vip-cabin-and-cockpit-upgrades-for-haitec-4903424 Germany-based Haitec Aircraft Maintenance has selected Honeywell to provide avionics products to the former’s VIP and large-cabin aircraft operators to optimise passenger safety and comfort. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Magnus eFusion Light Sport Aircraft http://www.aerospace-technology.com/projects/magnus-efusion-light-sport-aircraft/ http://www.aerospace-technology.com/projects/magnus-efusion-light-sport-aircraft/ eFusion is a two-seat, all-electric, low-wing monoplane unveiled at AERO Friedrichshafen expo in Germany in April 2016. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT ExoMars spacecraft completes in-orbit commissioning review http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsexomars-spacecraft-completes-in-orbit-commissioning-review-4903266 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsexomars-spacecraft-completes-in-orbit-commissioning-review-4903266 The ExoMars spacecraft by the Thales Alenia Space joint venture (JV) has completed its in-orbit commissioning review (IOCR). Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT PPG Enhanced Windows for A320 Family Demonstrating Outstanding Field Service http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-enhanced-windows-for-a320-family-demonstrating-outstanding-field-service.html http://www.aerospace-technology.com/contractors/paints/ppg-aerospace/pressppg-enhanced-windows-for-a320-family-demonstrating-outstanding-field-service.html Enhanced-design windshields and aft fixed cockpit windows PPG produces for the Airbus A320 Family of jetliners are demonstrating outstanding field service and reliability for airlines, accumulating significant flight-hours over the earlier versions. Tue, 24 May 2016 13:54:00 GMT Lockheed Martin deliver OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to launch site in US http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-deliver-osiris-rex-spacecraft-to-launch-site-in-us-4901988 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-deliver-osiris-rex-spacecraft-to-launch-site-in-us-4901988 Aerospace company Lockheed Martin has delivered Nasa's OSIRIS-Rex asteroid sampling spacecraft to its launch site at Kennedy Space Center, Florida, US. Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Boeing secures $11.3bn order for 100 737 MAX 200 aircraft from VietJet http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-secures-113bn-order-for-100-737-max-200-aircraft-from-vietjet-4902181 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsboeing-secures-113bn-order-for-100-737-max-200-aircraft-from-vietjet-4902181 Boeing has won an $11.3bn order for 100 737 MAX 200 airplanes from Vietnam’s low-cost airline VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (VietJet). Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Mexico’s Across finalises order for 23 business jets with Embraer http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmexicos-across-finalises-order-for-23-business-jets-with-embraer-4901961 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmexicos-across-finalises-order-for-23-business-jets-with-embraer-4901961 Mexican business aviation services provider Across has signed a firm order to buy 23 business jets from Embraer Executive Jets. Mon, 23 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Vector Space Systems tests second stage engine for launch vehicle http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvector-space-systems-tests-second-stage-engine-for-launch-vehicle-4900679 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvector-space-systems-tests-second-stage-engine-for-launch-vehicle-4900679 US-based microsatellite space platform enterprise Vector Space Systems has completed testing of the company’s second stage engine for its launch vehicle at Mojave, California. Sun, 22 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT SpiceJet plans to add more than 100 aircraft to fleet http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsspicejet-plans-to-add-more-than-100-aircraft-to-fleet-4900373 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsspicejet-plans-to-add-more-than-100-aircraft-to-fleet-4900373 India-based budget airline SpiceJet is planning to include more than 100 single-aisle aircraft in the next two to three months in order to meet the increasing local demand. Sun, 22 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Virginia Governor to facilitate research to develop unmanned systems technology for aviation http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvirginia-governor-to-facilitate-research-to-develop-unmanned-systems-technology-for-aviation-4900816 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsvirginia-governor-to-facilitate-research-to-develop-unmanned-systems-technology-for-aviation-4900816 Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe has announced initiatives to help develop unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) technology in order to reinforce the economy in the US state. Sun, 22 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Turkish Airlines, KLX http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-turkish-airlines-klx-4899047 http://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-turkish-airlines-klx-4899047 Turkish Airlines has announced that it plans to take over Croatian air transport services provider, Croatia Airlines. Thu, 19 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT