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1,400 satellites at $255bn investment to be launched in next decade: Euroconsult
27 August, 2015
Government and commercial companies will launch an average of 140 satellites each year over the next decade at a total cost of $255bn, according to a report by consulting firm Euroconsult....
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Boeing and local partners to build rotorcraft support centre in Saudi Arabia
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Boeing has entered into a joint venture agreement with Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI) and Alsalam Aircraft Company establishing a Saudi Rotorcraft Support Center in Saudi...

Northrop Grumman delivers James Webb Space Telescope structure to Nasa
Thursday, August 27, 2015 Northrop Grumman has delivered the structure of James Webb Space Telescope to Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland,...

SSL to study on-orbit robotic assembly of satellites
Thursday, August 27, 2015 The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) has awarded a contract to Space Systems / Loral (SSL) to study the feasibility of on-orbit robotic assembly of geostationary...

Economic crisis may hinder Russian moon mission
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Russia's space plans, including a mission to the moon, are likely to be affected by the government's austerity...

Lockheed Martin develops high-power micro-cryocooler for satellites
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Lockheed Martin has developed an enhanced micro-cryocooler that cools optics and electronics on small science satellites orbiting the Earth and on missions to the outer...

ULA integrates structural elements at Cape Canaveral satellite launch station
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 United Launch Alliance (ULA) and the US Air Force have carried out the Off-site Vertical Integration (OVI) of certain structural elements and the Centaur upper-stage for the Atlas V launch...

XTI plans crowdfunding for new vertical take-off business aircraft project
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 US-based aerospace start-up XTI Aircraft is seeking $50m to fund the development of the TriFan 600 fixed-wing, vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) business...

Boeing may cut hundreds of jobs in its satellite business
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Boeing may soon announce job cuts in its satellite business due to a drop in US military spending and delays in orders for commercial...

Lockheed Martin receives cameras for Nasa’s OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Lockheed Martin Space Systems has received the camera suite for installation on Nasa's Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-Rex)...

Orbital ATK and Lockheed Martin extend partnership for satellite fuel tanks
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Orbital ATK has secured an extension to its contract with Lockheed Martin to provide propellant and pressurant tanks for the A2100 satellite...


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New Chief Executive at Morgan Advanced Materials
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 by Morgan Advanced Materials Pete Raby is the new Chief Executive Officer at global materials technology specialist Morgan Advanced...

The Econo CurtainCleaner
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Micronova A simple design that allows the operator to clean vinyl strip curtains, both sides at the same time, in cleanrooms and support...

Micronova Introduces Lead Free Autoclave Indicator Tape
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 by Micronova This easy to handle lead and latex free tape adheres on contact and stays in place through live steam...

Oerlikon Metco’s Eldim Facility Celebrates Forty Five Years of Supplying Critical Gas Turbine Components with OEM
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 by Oerlikon-Metco Oerlikon Metco's Eldim facility in Lomm, Netherlands, marks its 45th anniversary with strong OEM and supplier relationships and a proactive approach to the creation of customer...

PPG Introduces Qualified Redesigned Sliding Cockpit Windows for A320 Family
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) aerospace transparencies group has introduced redesigned sliding cockpit windows for the Airbus A320 Family that are expected to have improved field performance over...

High Bandwidth and Sensitivity of New Sensors Delivers Ultimate Accuracy in Flow Metering
Thursday, July 23, 2015 by Morgan Advanced Materials Morgan Advanced Materials has further extended its offering to the utilities sector with the addition of a new range of ultra-wide bandwidth, high-sensitivity air coupled ceramic sensors for...

AHC Benelux BV Certified According to EN / AS 9100ff
Monday, July 20, 2015 by AHC Oberflächentechnik Quality management systems complying with EN / AS 9100ff are becoming more and more important in the aerospace industry. All EN / AS 9100ff certified companies are listed in the OASIS...

DC Power for Aircraft 28vDC Ground Power Units
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Power Systems International The PS series of 28vDC Ground Power Units utilise the latest in power technology to provide aircraft with 28vDC power in a flexible and cost effective...

PPG Aerospace Delivers MRJ Flight-Deck Windows to MITAC for Flight Tests
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries' aerospace transparencies group has delivered windshields and side flight-deck windows for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) to Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation (MITAC) for...

PPG and Derco enter distribution agreement for C-130, F-16 transparencies
Friday, June 19, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries' aerospace transparencies group and Derco Aerospace, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a Sikorsky company, have entered an agreement for Derco to be re-established as an authorised...


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