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Airbus plans to increase A320 aircraft production
29 May, 2015
Airbus is reportedly planning to step-up production of its twin-engine A320 series aircraft to more than 60 a month, to meet the increasing demand for the short to medium-range, narrow-body...
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Boeing receives first Nasa contract for human spaceflight to ISS
Friday, May 29, 2015 Boeing has secured a first crew rotation mission contract from Nasa to fly astronauts from the US to the international space station (ISS) in...

MTC and UK partners developing manufacturing techniques for aircraft and engines
Friday, May 29, 2015 UK-based Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has partnered with aerospace companies to develop new manufacturing techniques for aero-engines and...

Nasa begins environmental tests on InSight Mars lander
Friday, May 29, 2015 Nasa has started environmental testing of its Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander, which will explore the interior structure of...

Ariane 5 lifts-off DirecTV-15 and Sky Mexico-1 satellites
Thursday, May 28, 2015 DirecTV-15 and Sky Mexico-1 satellites have successfully been lifted-off aboard an Arianespace's Ariane 5 from spaceport in Kourou, French...

Nasa selects instruments for exploration of Jupiter's moon, Europa
Thursday, May 28, 2015 Nasa has progressed its mission to Jupiter's moon Europa with the selection of scientific instruments to study whether the icy moon is suitable for sustaining...

Sierra Nevada to support Turkey’s regional aircraft project
Thursday, May 28, 2015 The Turkish Government has partnered with Sierra Nevada (SNC) to produce the country's first regional...

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 selected to launch US military satellites
Thursday, May 28, 2015 The US Air Force (USAF) has approved SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket to launch the country's future space missions, including military and spy...

Airbus Defence and Space starts build phase of Grace-FO twin satellites
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Airbus Defence and Space has completed the design phase and started build-up of the gravity recovery and climate experiment follow-on (Grace-FO) twin...

Dubai Aerospace sells aircraft engine service unit StandardAero to Veritas Capital
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has signed a deal to sell StandardAero to an affiliate of Veritas Capital for undisclosed...

Hot-fire tests completed on USAF’s hydrocarbon boost technology engine component
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Aerojet Rocketdyne has completed hot-fire tests on the US Air Force's (USAF) sub-scale, oxygen-rich pre-burner for its hydrocarbon boost technology demonstrator (HBTD)...


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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....

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...

328 Gets United Arab Emirates Design Organisation Approval
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 by 328 Support Services GmbH 328 is pleased to announce that 328 Design GmbH (328DO) has successfully achieved the supplemental DOA approval from the General Civil Aviation Authority GCAA of the United Arab Emirates....

PPG Installs Electrocoat Primer System at Coast Guard Aviation Logistics Centre
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries’ aerospace coatings group has installed the first commercial system in the US for the application of its aerospace electrocoat (e-coat) primer to aircraft parts at the US Coast...

SNC Acquires 328 Support Services
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 by 328 Support Services GmbH Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has completed the acquisition of 328 Support Services GmbH (328), a UK and Germany-based aircraft...

Creative Tent’s Helicopter Storage Solutions
Tuesday, February 03, 2015 by Creative Tent International Creative Tent International has worked with Erickson to provide storage and maintenance solutions for air cranes for several...

Legacy Building Solutions Announces New Office in Chile
Monday, February 02, 2015 by Legacy Building Solutions Legacy Building Solutions has opened a new satellite office in Santiago, Chile, which will expand the company's presence in Latin...

Legacy Building Solutions Announces New Webinar
Thursday, January 29, 2015 by Legacy Building Solutions Legacy Building Solutions has announced a new complimentary webinar, focusing on building for high-corrosive...

PPG Develops Flexible Nozzles for Aerospace Sealant Applications
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 by PPG Aerospace PPG Industries has developed flexible nozzles that are easily shaped by hand at room temperature for use with cartridges to apply aerospace...

Aviation Graphix Opens New Facility in Austria
Friday, January 23, 2015 by Aviation Graphix Aviation Graphix is delighted to announce the opening of its new European-based...


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