ORLANDO, FL, April 8th, 2010 — Lockheed Martinâ€™s [NYSE: LMT] multi-purpose AGM 114R HELLFIRE II missile scored another success in its second proof-of-principle (POP) flight test, the first armed with a live warhead. The R model, or â€œRomeoâ€ missile, features… Continue reading
Embraer delivers the commemorative aircraft to Foliar, from the State of Tocantins, BrazilÂ
Embraer delivered the 1,100th Ipanema agricultural aircraft, today, in a ceremony held at its Botucatu plant, located 230 km from the city of SÃ£o Paulo, Brazil.… Continue reading
FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany, April 8, 2010 – Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Caravan throughout 2010.
â€œThe Caravan has been a tremendous success for Cessna. Its order book has remained resilient… Continue reading
Europe’s first mission dedicated to studying the Earthâ€™s ice was launched today from Kazakhstan. From its polar orbit, CryoSat-2 will send back data leading to new insights into how ice is responding to climate change and the role it plays… Continue reading
WASHINGTON — NASA has successfully completed the first science flight of the Global Hawk unpiloted aircraft system over the Pacific Ocean. The flight was the first of five scheduled for this month’s Global Hawk Pacific, or GloPac, mission to study… Continue reading
EDWARDS, Calif. — A team led by NASA and The Boeing Company has completed the first phase of flight tests on the subscale X-48B blended wing body aircraft at the agency’s Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif.
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ORLANDO, Fla. (April 08, 2010)Â -Â Rockwell Collins has received Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) to provide Localizer Performance with Vertical guidance (LPV) upgrades for King Air C90GTi, B200, B200GT, B200C, B200CGT, 350 and 350C aircraft. The announcement was made at the… Continue reading
Fort Worth, Texas, April 7th, 2010 — The first mission systems-equipped Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter flew for the first time today, ushering in what will be the most powerful and comprehensive sensor package ever to… Continue reading