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Galileo satellites begin final preparations for launch from French Guiana
28 July, 2015
The ninth and tenth Galileo satellites have reached French Guiana to begin final preparations for launch aboard the Soyuz rocket in...
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Precision Castparts to acquire Noranco for $560m
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Precision Castparts (PCC) has signed a deal to acquire Noranco from MidOcean Partners and PSP Investments for...

Two more satellites join China’s Beidou global navigation system
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 A Long March-3B / Expedition-1 carrier rocket has successfully launched two navigation satellites to join China's Beidou global navigation network, from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in...

UK scientists trial bomb-proof lining to tackle aircraft explosions
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 A team of scientists, including some from the University of Sheffield, have trialled a bomb-proof lining technology on an aircraft at Cotswolds Airport in the...

Alcoa acquires titanium supplier RTI for $1.5bn
Monday, July 27, 2015 Alcoa has concluded its previously announced acquisition of RTI International Metals for...

Nasa completes critical design review of its space launch system
Monday, July 27, 2015 Nasa has completed critical design review (CDR) of its space launch system (SLS) at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama,...

Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite to undergo final system level testing in France
Monday, July 27, 2015 Airbus Defence and Space UK has integrated the Sentinel-5 Precursor platform and the Tropomi instrument, and will deliver it to France for final system level...

Shandong Hairuo General Aviation to buy six Cessna Skyhawk 172s
Monday, July 27, 2015 China-based Shandong Hairuo General Aviation has placed an order with Textron's subsidiary Cessna Aircraft to purchase six Skyhawk 172...

Boeing finalises deal with Japanese partners for 777X components
Friday, July 24, 2015 Boeing has finalised a deal with five Japanese partners to supply components for the new 777X...

New Zealand to introduce new regulations for unmanned aircraft
Friday, July 24, 2015 The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAA) will put into effect new regulations for unmanned aircraft from 1...

Purdue University develops aircraft engine cooling technology
Friday, July 24, 2015 Purdue University researchers have developed a heat exchange device to help supersonic aircraft engines stay...


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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...

PPG Aerospace Expands Coatings Training for Customers in Europe, Middle East, and Africa
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries aerospace coatings group has expanded training opportunities for airline, airframe manufacturer and maintenance customers to enhance their understanding and facilitate application...

Sierra Nevada Corporation to Collaborate on Regional Aircraft Production in Turkey
Monday, June 08, 2015 by 328 Support Services GmbH 328 Support Services GmbH, the type certificate holder for the D328, is pleased to announce that its parent company, Sierra Nevada Corporation, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...

Morgan and Loughborough University Collaborate for New Generation Flow Meters
Tuesday, June 02, 2015 by Morgan Advanced Materials Materials engineering company Morgan Advanced Materials has joined forces with a leading research university to investigate the use of alumina blocks in new generation ultrasonic flow meters....

Sprung Structures to Attend Exponor Chile Tradeshow
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Sprung Structures Sprung Structures has announced that it will be attending the Exponor Chile Tradeshow....

Multi-Contact Announces the new MULTILAM ML-I
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Multi-Contact With the new ML-I, Multi-Contact is bringing in a new generation of MULTILAM - in several respects. The new ML-I is made from a sustainable contact material and optimized for manufacturing...

PPG Aerospace Solar-Control Coatings use Eggplant-Like Technology for Cooler Planes
Thursday, April 09, 2015 by PPG Aerospace A new solar-heat-management coating system by PPG Industries' aerospace business helps keep aircraft passenger cabins...


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