Brazilian operator Embratel Star One has contracted US satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral (SSL) for the Star One D2 multimission communications satellite.
Inmarsat and integrated telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom have concluded the first round of flight trials of European Aviation Network (EAN), a satellite-based in-flight broadband connectivity service.
Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) has revealed its intention to invest $1bn into various divisions of Virgin Group, including Virgin Galactic, The Spaceship Company and Virgin Orbit.
UP Aerospace has collaborated with Cesaroni Aerospace to complete the development of a solid rocket motor manufacturing and test facility at Spaceport America in New Mexico, US.
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has finalised a $13.8bn order with Boeing to purchase 39 aircraft, comprising 20 777-9s and 19 787-10 Dreamliners.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has signed an agreement to reduce the wing production costs for Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner that are currently being manufactured at MHI’s factory in Nagoya, Japan.
UK-based private aircraft charter company Zenith Aviation has placed an order to buy two new Bombardier Learjet 75 business jets for an undisclosed sum.
Bombardier has added a third Global 7000 business jet to its ongoing flight test programme.
RUAG Group has been contracted by OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between OneWeb and Airbus Group, to build structures for approximately 900 satellites of the OneWeb constellation.
Airbus has secured a firm order from Japanese airline Peach Aviation for 13 A320 family twin-engine jet aircraft, including ten A320neos and three A320ceos.