Daily Archives: March 16, 2007
Next step in expanding position in US aerospace services market
Fokker Services, part of Stork Aerospace, and the shareholders of US-based Aerotron AirPower today signed an agreement for the acquisition by Stork of 100% of the shares in Aerotron… Continue reading
U.S. Air Force Awards Northrop Grumman $287 Million Contract for Global Hawk Unmanned Aerial Systems
SAN DIEGO, March 16, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) a $287 million contract for the next production lot (Lot 5) of RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aerial systems. The Global Hawk system… Continue reading
Data from the European Space Agency’s Mars Express orbiter suggests that ice may have melted on Mars, scientists say. New research published in the journal Science notes that ice on the planet is more than two miles thick and is… Continue reading
The international space station’s orbital path has slipped to its lowest average altitude in the nine-year life of the project. Experts say the orbit remains stable and is part of a long-range plan for the current phase of orbital assembly.… Continue reading
ST. LOUIS, March 16, 2007 — The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today delivered the 200th T-45C Goshawk to the U.S. Navy, marking a significant milestone in naval aviation.
“The T-45 serves as a foundation for the aviation careers of… Continue reading
Â MIELEC, Poland – Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today closed on its acquisition of aircraft maker PZL Mielec from the Polish government. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), of Hartford, Conn., USA.
Following the previously announced acquisition… Continue reading