Thales and Dassault Aviation today signed a contract for the upgrade of the Indian Air Forceâ€™s Mirage 2000 fleet.
Based on the integration of latest generation equipment and systems, the upgrade will further enhance the technical-operational capabilities of the Indian… Continue reading
The F-35C completed its first steam catapult launch July 27 marking another milestone toward initial ship trials in 2013.
Chief Aviation Boatswainâ€™s Mate (Launch and Recovery Equipment) Brandon Barr used a TC-13 Mod 2 test steam catapult, representative of current… Continue reading
Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. company, announced today at the Experimental Aircraft Associationâ€™s AirVenture 2011 it has signed a contract with Seneca College in Toronto for four 172 Skyhawk aircraft modified with Cessnaâ€™s Crew/Cockpit Resource Management (CRM) training seat.… Continue reading
Boeing on July 28 delivered a third C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force and Air Defence at the C-17 programâ€™s final assembly facility in Long Beach.
â€œWe selected the C-17 Globemaster III for the… Continue reading
Two teams of astronomers have discovered the largest and farthest reservoir of water ever detected in the universe. The water, equivalent to 140 trillion times all the water in the world’s ocean, surrounds a huge, feeding black hole, called a… Continue reading
The sea pilots of Dunkirkâ€™s Grand Port Maritime will benefit from the reliability and safety of Eurocopterâ€™s EC135 when the twin-engine helicopter enters service at one of Franceâ€™s busiest port facilities.
With the EC135â€™s selection, Eurocopterâ€™s extensive experience in maritime… Continue reading
Eutelsat has selected Astrium, Europeâ€™s leading space company, to design and manufacture Eutelsat 3B, a new telecommunications satellite to… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that the Letter of Intent (LOI) from Korean Air signed on June 21 at the 2011 Paris Air Show to acquire 10CS300 airliners has now been converted into a firm order. The transaction also includes… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace today announced that it has selected EMS Aviation to provide new increased high-speed internet connectivity as an option for Global 5000 and Global 6000 business jets. The new system features ViaSat Ku-band communication system and EMS router equipment,… Continue reading
An Asiana Airlines cargo plane carrying two crew members crashed Thursday into
waters off Jeju Island, the airliner`s first accident since one of its passenger
plane crashed in a hill in 1993.
Asiana and the Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs… Continue reading
Wide-Cabin, High-Speed Aircraft Continues To Grow In Popularity Worldwide
The Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. G150 has received another Type Certificate Validation, this one from Brazilâ€™s National Civil Aviation Agency. The authorization means Gulfstream operators can register the wide-cabin, high-speed G150 in… Continue reading