Boeing: World’s First All-Electric Propulsion Satellite Begins Operations [feedly]

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Boeing: World's First All-Electric Propulsion Satellite Begins Operations
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Boeing-built 702SP satellite transitions to customer ABS ahead of schedule
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VTOL TriFan 600 Takes Off As Crowdfunding Soars To $4 Million

http://www.aero-news.net/index.cfm?do=main.textpost&id=49b3053e-1d0c-4531-b059-565583c2208c

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Airbus switches to Rolls-Royce for new Beluga engines

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/airbus-switches-to-rolls-royce-for-new-beluga-engine-416605/

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Growing Frustration With Boeing KC-46 Tanker Program

The US Air Force's chief of staff has called for increased oversight of Boeing's KC-46 tanker schedule, signaling the Pentagon's rising frustration with the program's repeated delays and cost overruns.

During an exclusive interview with Defense News, Gen. Mark Welsh called on Boeing to provide a "predictable" timetable the Air Force can track from now until August 2017 — the company's deadline to deliver 18 operational tankers to the fleet.

http://www.defensenews.com/story/defense/air-space/strike/2015/09/09/welsh-signals-growing-frustration-tanker-program/71925912/

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Boeing-Sikorsky Defiant, S2 inspired, next-gen helicopter approaches design review - IHS Jane's 360

http://www.janes.com/article/54127/boeing-sikorsky-defiant-next-gen-helicopter-approaches-design-review

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M-345 demonstrator to fly by mid-2016 [feedly]

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M-345 demonstrator to fly by mid-2016
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Italy s M-345 trainer programme will be advanced next year with the first flight of a development example equipped with a new engine and modern avionics, Alenia Aermacchi says.
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Jetstar’s first Australia-China route approved [feedly]

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Jetstar's first Australia-China route approved
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Australian flag carrier Qantas has been given permission to operate between secondary markets in Australia and China, opening the way for a proposed Jetstar service from leisure destination Gold Coast to China's Wuhan.

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Brazil finalises $4.68B Gripen NG deal [feedly]

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Brazil finalises $4.68B Gripen NG deal
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Brazil has finalised a $4.68 billion deal for 36 Saab Gripen NG fighters after concluding more than 20 months of negotiations over pricing and industrial cooperation against the backdrop of a deepening economic and political crisis.
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Boeing Sees Greatest Demand for Pilots, Technicians in Asia Pacific Region [feedly]

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Boeing Sees Greatest Demand for Pilots, Technicians in Asia Pacific Region
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464,000 new commercial airline pilots, technicians required over 20 years
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A330-200 with increased range receives EASA certification [feedly]

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A330-200 with increased range receives EASA certification
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New A330 242 tonne version flies up to 15 hours non-stop


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Airlines should copy Amazon’s model, say distribution experts [feedly]

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Airlines should copy Amazon's model, say distribution experts
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"We absolutely see NDC as a significant step forward, but it's only a partial step," says Radixx International CEO Ron Peri of NDC's XML-based data transmission standard which is aimed at enabling airlines to distribute the same differentiated content as found on their websites – such as 'extra legroom' seats, preferred meals and chauffeur products – to travel sellers.

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New International Training Center Will Respond to Global Pilot Demand [feedly]

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New International Training Center Will Respond to Global Pilot Demand
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Lockheed Martin Announces Plan to Develop Center for C-130J and LM-100J Training

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Welding Process for Next Orion Spacecraft Begins [feedly]

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Welding Process for Next Orion Spacecraft Begins
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New Manufacturing Approach Sheds 700 Pounds from Crew Module
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Drone buddies: Russia, China work on first MRLS-delivered scout uav - RT [feedly]

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Drone buddies: Russia, China work on first MRLS-delivered scout ... - RT
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Drone buddies: Russia, China work on first MRLS-delivered scout ...
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"This system makes tactical intelligence really fast, because the UAV is delivered to a desired distance – which could be up to 90km – by a projectile flying with tremendous speed," Deputy Director of Techmash Concern, Dmitry Rytenkov, said at the ...

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Rheinmetall To Debut High-Energy Laser In Europe

http://aviationweek.com/blog/rheinmetall-debut-high-energy-laser-europe

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Magnetically-connected Snap drone pops apart on crash landings

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Precious Metal P-51 Lost in Fuel-Stop Fire, Pilot OK

http://www.aero-news.net/index.cfm?do=main.textpost&id=b51936da-3fcf-409f-9382-f9f59a1e1503

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Airbus withdraws from Japanese air-to-air refuelling tanker deal

http://www.airforce-technology.com/news/newsairbus-withdraws-from-japanese-air-to-air-refuelling-tanker-deal-4666629

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World’s first anti-UAV defence system receives new capabilities

http://www.airforce-technology.com/news/newsworlds-first-anti-uav-defence-system-receives-new-capabilities-4666649

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