Hawker 4000 to Receive World Speed Record Certificates

miércoles, 21 de octubre de 2009

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Hawker Beechcraft Corporation's (HBC) flagship Hawker 4000 and leading Beechcraft Premier IA will be honored today for world speed record flights accomplished in each aircraft earlier this year

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Hawker Beechcraft AT-6 Light Attack Prototype Production, Flight Testing Progress

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The AT-6 is a structurally strengthened derivative of the highly successful T-6A/B/C – the world's most proven military trainer aircraft.

"The AT-6 is a U.S.-made solution designed to meet training, light attack and armed reconnaissance needs for irregular warfare and building partner capacity initiatives," said Jim Maslowski, president, U.S. and International Government Business for HBC. "Like our contribution to Project Liberty, we are listening carefully to the warfighter and, together with our partners at Lockheed Martin, we are creating high-end capabilities in a low-cost, low-risk aircraft."

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EADS dice que España debe lanzar el UAV Advance, aprovechando la presidencia de la UE

http://www.infodefensa.com/esp/noticias/noticias.asp?cod=2019&n=EADS-dice-que-Espa%F1a-debe-lanzar-el-UAV-Advance,-aprovechando-la-presidencia-de-la-UE

La corporación europea EADS  quiere hacer de España la plataforma de lanzamiento de su último proyecto militar, el avión no tripulado UAV Advance "Talarion" y considera que puede establecerse aquí un centro de entrenamiento y una línea de ensamblaje final.

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Airbags Help Airlines Meet New Safety Regs

 
Contrary to popular belief, most airliner accidents are survivable. Many crashes are relatively slow impacts where the forces on passengers are similar to those experienced in a car accident. For that reason, airlines are cribbing from automotive technology that has protected drivers for years — airbags. It could help them meet new federal safety regulations.

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Cessna Launches GreenTrak Program to Lower Citation Emissions

ORLANDO, Fla. Oct. 19, 2009 - Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the introduction of GreenTrak Flight Planning software, a new flight planning program for current production Citation operators that optimizes a flight profile not only for time and cost, but also for the lowest carbon footprint as well.

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El presidente de Aciturri, Premio de Honor de Económica-ForoBurgos

 
por su trayectoria empresarial al convertir su empresa en líder del sector aeronáutico en Castilla y León.

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South Africa is still negotiating to buy eight Airbus A400M military transport planes despite delays and a cost increase

 
South Africa was the first country to order them in 2004 and walking away would hurt Airbus's credibility as a military supplier at a time some European buyers have threatened to trim or cancel orders.

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Chacón destaca la importancia de una industria aeronáutica fuerte

 

20/10/2009 (Infodefensa.com) Albacete - La ministra de Defensa, Carme Chacón, destacó la importancia de tener una industria aeronáutica fuerte para "satisfacer las necesidades de Defensa" de España, ya que concretó que actualmente el sector de Defensa nacional está formado por cerca de 850 empresas "con unas excelentes instalaciones y un alto nivel de competitividad".

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Korean engineering unit to supply 747-8 wing parts


http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2009/10/21/333748/kal-engineering-unit-to-supply-747-8-wing-parts.html

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ITH Albacete, inaugurado ayer, ha supuesto una inversión de 15 millones

 
El centro engloba todas las operaciones de mantenimiento y montaje de motores de Helicópteros del Grupo ITP. El director general de ITP, Ignacio Mataix, subrayó la relevancia de este centro dentro de la estrategia del Grupo ITP: "ITH supone la concentración en esta empresa del mantenimiento de más de 150 motores y 16 de montaje por año, con una facturación prevista de 30 millones de euros por ejercicio. La apuesta estratégica formulada entre las instituciones e ITP permitirá a Albacete erigirse en un emplazamiento aeronáutico de referencia tanto a nivel estatal como internacional".

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