Aerospace

News and issues relating to the aerospace industry that are related to the science, engineering and business of flight in space involving civil, industrial and military applications, and similar topics related to flight in the atmosphere of the Earth that are not covered more directly by other AINonline subject channels. In other words, both astronautical and aeronautical subjects, except for those aeronautical topics that are specifically covered elsewhere on this website.

May 12, 2020 - 11:04 AM
The former LightSquared telecom network is accused of GPS interference again, but this time under a new company name, Ligado Networks.
S-64 Air Crane
May 8, 2020 - 2:44 PM
Helicopter specialist Erickson is developing software aimed at making wildland firefighting more effective and efficient.
Sikorsky VH-92A
May 8, 2020 - 12:20 PM
As many as 21 Sikorsky VH-92As are expected to serve as replacements to the presidential helicopter fleet.
AW139 EMS
May 7, 2020 - 1:29 PM
Italy's Leonardo saw first quarter earnings decline, mainly on the civil side of its business, including helicopters, ATR airliners, and aerostructures.
Israel Aerospace Industries's UV-C light disinfectant system
Apr 27, 2020 - 6:48 AM
Israel Aerospace Industries said its robot UV-C light unit could move inside aircraft cabins, eliminating viruses and germs from exposed surfaces.
Luminaerospace
Apr 20, 2020 - 11:53 AM
Following FAA approval, Luminaerospace hopes to ramp up production of replacement taxiway light covers that help pilots interpret taxiway boundaries.
Apr 17, 2020 - 9:53 AM
Spirit AeroSystems has signed a 10-year agreement with utility provider Evergy for its Wichita plan to receive all its electricity from a Kansas wind farm.
Apr 7, 2020 - 6:19 AM
Foresight Aerospace's Sustainable Aviation and Urban Air Mobility conference will include eVTOL program leaders, regulators and technology specialists.
Dornier Seastar
Apr 6, 2020 - 7:07 AM
New Seastar starts test flight campaign in Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany.
Apr 2, 2020 - 4:40 PM
GE Aviation blames the latest furlough on the "unprecedented" impact of Covid-19 on the commercial aviation industry.