Boeing clears CDR milestone on 787-10 [feedly]

lunes, 13 de julio de 2015

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Boeing clears CDR milestone on 787-10
// Airlines news

​Boeing has passed the critical design review (CDR) milestone on the 787-10 programme, a key step in the timeline of a development programme.
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Does the F-35 really suck in air combat?

http://www.aerosociety.com/News/Insight-Blog/3272/Does-the-F35-really-suck-in-air-combat

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UAV fuel cell tech developer achieves record multirotor flight - UAS Magazine [feedly]

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UAV fuel cell tech developer achieves record multirotor flight - UAS Magazine
// uav: Google Noticias

UAS Magazine

UAV fuel cell tech developer achieves record multirotor flight
UAS Magazine
"We are proud to maintain our position as the first company to apply hydrogen fuel cell systems to multirotor UAV applications and to have the world's longest multirotor flights ever recorded," Michel Bitton, CEO, said. Formed in 2002, EnergyOr has ...

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Reuters: Textron, Lockheed Are 'Final Suitors' For Sikorsky Aircraft - Hartford Courant [feedly]

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Reuters: Textron, Lockheed Are 'Final Suitors' For Sikorsky Aircraft - Hartford Courant
// sikorsky: Google Noticias

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

Reuters: Textron, Lockheed Are 'Final Suitors' For Sikorsky Aircraft
Hartford Courant
Sikorsky, with a total of 15,000 employees, about 8,000 in Connecticut, announced a layoff earlier this year due to softness in the oil business and tighter Pentagon budgets. The divestiture is driven by Sikorsky's slow growth prospects in the view of ...
Lockheed, Textron are Final Contenders to Buy Sikorsky -ReutersNasdaq
Bell, Lockheed finalists to buy SikorskyFort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
Reuters: Lockheed, Textron Final Bidders for UTC's Sikorsky ...GovConWire
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Hélicoptères : Lockheed en passe d'acheter Sikorsky pour 8 milliards - Les Échos [feedly]

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Hélicoptères : Lockheed en passe d'acheter Sikorsky pour 8 milliards - Les Échos
// sikorsky: Google Noticias

Hélicoptères : Lockheed en passe d'acheter Sikorsky pour 8 milliards
Les Échos
Sikorsky bientôt dans le giron de Lockheed Martin ? L'affaire n'est pas encore conclue, mais elle est bien avancée selon le « Wall Street Journal ». Un accord pour la vente par le conglomérat industriel américain United Technologies (UTC) de son ...

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Lockheed Martin is top candidate to buy Sikorsky helicopter unit - Sun Sentinel [feedly]

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Lockheed Martin is top candidate to buy Sikorsky helicopter unit - Sun Sentinel
// sikorsky: Google Noticias

Sun Sentinel

Lockheed Martin is top candidate to buy Sikorsky helicopter unit
Sun Sentinel
Sikorsky is best known for its Black Hawk helicopters for the military. In 2014, Sikorsky introduced the CH-53K, crowned the "King Stallion" by the Marine Corps at an event at Sikorsky in Palm Beach County. The helicopter is designed to carry 27,000 ...
Sikorsky Buyout Race Heats Up with Lockheed in the LeadZacks.com
Lockheed Martin Corporation To Win The Bid For United ...Bidness ETC
UTC, Lockheed in Advanced Talks for Potential $8B Deal on SikorskyGovConWire
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Aerojet Rocketdyne trials power system for solar electric propulsion spacecraft [feedly]

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Aerojet Rocketdyne trials power system for solar electric propulsion spacecraft
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Aerojet Rocketdyne has completed tests on a prototype PowerTrain system designed to improve power capabilities of solar electric propulsion (SEP) spacecraft.
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Boeing receives patent for laser-powered propulsion concept [feedly]

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Boeing receives patent for laser-powered propulsion concept
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The US Patent and Trademark Office has approved a new propulsion concept submitted by Boeing that uses laser beams to vaporise nuclear material within thrusters.
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British military should focus on drones, spy tech: Cameron [feedly]

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British military should focus on drones, spy tech: Cameron
// Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense

London (AFP) July 13, 2015
Britain's defence forces should spend more of their budget on spy planes, drones and covert forces to fight extremist militants, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday. The government last week announced it would meet the minimum defence spending target set by NATO of two percent of gross domestic product for the full five years of Cameron's Conservative administration, elected in May.
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AgustaWestland wants new Anglo-Italian military helicopter [feedly]

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AgustaWestland wants new Anglo-Italian military helicopter
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AgustaWestland is calling on the governments of the UK and Italy to back ambitious plans for the development of a next-generation military helicopter that could meet the future requirements of both nations.
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OPINION: Can Russian-Chinese widebody project take off? [feedly]

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OPINION: Can Russian-Chinese widebody project take off?
// Aircraft news

​Russia and China may be inching closer to what could be the most ambitious aircraft programme of the next decade: a jointly developed widebody.
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Solar Impulse grounded in Hawaii for battery repairs [feedly]

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Solar Impulse grounded in Hawaii for battery repairs
// Aircraft news

The Solar Impulse round-the-world flight on solar power only has been grounded in Hawaii – because its five-day/five-night flight from Japan overcooked its batteries.
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First four Iraqi F-16IQs arrive at Balad Air Base [feedly]

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First four Iraqi F-16IQs arrive at Balad Air Base
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​The Iraqi Air Force has received its first four Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcons and a much-needed morale boost following a deadly crash that left one pilot dead in Arizona and the accidental bombing of a residential suburb in Baghdad earlier this month.
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First World Maintenance Symposium To Explore New Technologies [feedly]

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First World Maintenance Symposium To Explore New Technologies
// Revista de prensa aeronáutica: Feed de feeds de Revistas Aeronáuticas | recopiladas por www.noticias-aero.info

Will Be Held In Miami, FL In September The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will host the first World Maintenance Symposium (WMS) on September 23-24 in Miami, FL. The cost of aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) was $62.1 billion in 2014 and is expected to grow to $90 billion by 2024, according to Jonathan M. Berger, Vice President, ICF International, in an MRO Market Forecast and Key Trends released in January.
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Gone West: Jim Bede [feedly]

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Gone West: Jim Bede
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Kitplane Designer Perhaps Best Known For The BD-5 One of the icons of the homebuilding community has Gone West. The Bede company said in a notice posted on its website that Jim Bede passed away July 9, 2015 as a result of an unrecoverable aneurysm suffered at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Northrop Grumman to upgrade Marine Corps helicopter computers - Aerospace Manufacturing and Design [feedly]

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Northrop Grumman to upgrade Marine Corps helicopter computers - Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
// northrop: Google Noticias

Northrop Grumman to upgrade Marine Corps helicopter computers
Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
Woodland Hills, California – Northrop Grumman Corp. was recently awarded a contract from Naval Air Systems Command to deliver its next-generation mission computer for Lot 12 of the Marine Corps' H-1 helicopter upgrade program. Under this contract ...

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Ryanair accepts IAG offer for Aer Lingus stake [feedly]

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Ryanair accepts IAG offer for Aer Lingus stake
// Airlines news

Ryanair has voted to accept IAG's offer for its 29.8% stake in Aer Lingus, clearing another of the hurdles in the British Airways parent's move to acquire the Irish national carrier.
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CHINA CALLING: Top 10 Chinese joint aircraft projects [feedly]

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CHINA CALLING: Top 10 Chinese joint aircraft projects
// Aircraft news

In a week marked by reports of a possible Russian-Chinese collaboration to develop a widebody airliner based on the in-development Irkut MC-21, Flightglobal took a look through the archive to find the most notable joint projects with China as a partner.
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USAF reaffirms ambitious T-X sustained-g performance requirement [feedly]

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USAF reaffirms ambitious T-X sustained-g performance requirement
// Aircraft news

​The US Air Force is not backing away from the ambitious sustained g requirement for its T-X next-generation trainer that has sidelined at least two proposed aircraft types and driven the competitors toward clean sheet designs.
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US conducts first flight test of guided B61-12 nuclear bomb [feedly]

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US conducts first flight test of guided B61-12 nuclear bomb
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​The US Air Force and National Nuclear Security Administration have conducted the first flight test of the jointly developed B61-12 guided nuclear bomb from an F-15E Strike Eagle at the Tonopah Test Range in Nevada.
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