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Alaska Airlines receives FAA certification for full-stall model in a flight simulator
06 May, 2016
US-based Alaska Airlines has received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for an improved full-stall model in a flight simulator, which helps pilots train to recognise...
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jetAVIVA to acquire Kansas Aircraft Friday, May 06, 2016 US-based light jet brokerage company jetAVIVA has entered an agreement to acquire aviation sales firm Kansas Aircraft (KAC) for an undisclosed...

Thales selects Sequans’ LTE chipset technology to provide in-flight broadband connectivity Friday, May 06, 2016 France-based aerospace equipment and systems provider Thales Group has selected Sequans Communications to provide the latter’s LTE chipset technology to power European aircraft’s LTE access...

AeroVironment and SmartC2 to join Nasa’s UTM TCL 2 flight demonstration Thursday, May 05, 2016 US-based small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) solutions provider AeroVironment and SmartC2 will join Nasa’s unmanned traffic management (UTM) technology capability levels (TCL) 2...

CFM International receives joint EASA / FAA certification for LEAP-1B engine Thursday, May 05, 2016 The CFM International joint venture has been awarded type certificates by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its advanced LEAP-1B...

US FAA forms new drone advisory committee Thursday, May 05, 2016 The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has formed an advisory committee with broad industry representation to provide advice on issues related to the safe integration of commercial...

Airbus Defence and Space to build Biomass satellite for ESA Wednesday, May 04, 2016 Airbus Defence and Space has signed an agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build its next Earth Explorer mission, called Biomass....

FAA approves Airbus A350-900 for extended-range twin engine aircraft operations Wednesday, May 04, 2016 The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved Airbus A350-900 aircraft for extended-range twin engine aircraft operations (ETOPS) beyond 180min or 3h diversion time....

Airbus Helicopters lifts ban on some H225 Super Puma helicopter flights Tuesday, May 03, 2016 Airbus Helicopters is suspending a blanket ban on commercial flights of its H225 Super Puma helicopter, considering the additional information gathered regarding the recent H225 crash in...

China Eastern orders 20 Airbus A350 XWB Tuesday, May 03, 2016 China Eastern Airlines has entered into a purchase agreement with Airbus for 20 A350-900 jets, which is a part of Airbus’ A350 XWB...

Latam Airlines Group unveils new aircraft design Tuesday, May 03, 2016 Chile-based Latam Airlines Group has revealed the new design for its...

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PPG Expands Aerospace Coatings Development, Colour Capabilities at UK Facility Friday, May 06, 2016 by PPG Aerospace PPG has expanded development and technical-service capabilities for aerospace and military coatings at its Shildon, England, facility with a $2m investment supporting installation...

PPG Donates Paint for Final Space Shuttle External Tank Journey Friday, April 29, 2016 by PPG Aerospace PPG helped the California Science Center Foundation prepare the final space shuttle external tank for a six-week ocean voyage by donating a military-grade paint matching the tank's foam covering...

Bodycote Open New Plant in Poland Friday, March 25, 2016 by Bodycote Bodycote, the world's largest thermal processing services provider, opened a new heat treatment site on Wroclaw, Poland as part of its expansion strategy in Eastern Europe....

Sales and Tenders in Aerospace and Defence by Lou Washington Tuesday, March 22, 2016 by Cincom Systems Australia Selling into the Aerospace arena or selling aerospace products to aerospace users, requires more than a smile and shoeshine....

Bodycote Expands Metal Joining Capactiy at Cambridge Friday, March 18, 2016 by Bodycote Bodycote, the world's largest thermal processing services provider, is pleased to announce the installation of further electron beam welding (EBW) capacity at its Cambridge, UK, facility....

How Process Innovation is Enabling the Aerospace Industry by Lou Washington Tuesday, March 15, 2016 by Cincom Systems Australia The aviation and aerospace industries are inherently innovative...

Columbia Metals Publishes Updated Nibron Design Guide Monday, March 14, 2016 by Columbia Metals Columbia Metals has published an updated guide on Nibron Special® for the use of design engineers and material...

Bodycote Breaks Ground on Site for New Solution Treatment Capability at Westminster, California Friday, March 11, 2016 by Bodycote Bodycote, the world's leading provider of heat treating services, held a ground breaking ceremony for a new aluminum solution treatment capability at its Westminster, California location...

TFC Achieve Aerospace Quality Approval Friday, March 11, 2016 by TFC TFC are fully aware that quality runs through the entire business, not just our products. We have continually invested in the right people to provide superior market knowledge and customer...

AHC Oberflächentechnik Has New Plant in China Friday, March 04, 2016 by AHC Oberflächentechnik The Dutch industrial company Aalberts Industries has operated a plant for surface treatment of components near Shanghai, China, for about two years, under the name of Hangzhou AHC Surface...

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