Business Wire

  1. Inmarsat Selects ILS Proton To Launch S-Band Satellite For Europe
    8/22/2008
    International Launch Services (ILS) announced a contract today with Inmarsat for the launch of an S-band satellite to provide mobile broadcast and two-way telecommunications services throughout Europe
  2. Orbital Awarded Contract For IS-18 Commercial Communications Satellite By Intelsat
    8/21/2008
    Orbital Sciences Corporation today announced that it has been selected by Intelsat, Ltd., the world’s leading provider of commercial satellite services, to design, build and deliver the Intelsat-18 (IS-18) commercial communications satellite
  3. Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1000G Engine Completes Successful Test Flight
    8/21/2008
    Pratt & Whitney’s PurePower PW1000G demonstrator engine successfully completed its first flights on July 11, launching a flight test program that will run through the end of 2008
  4. ILS Proton Successfully Launches Inmarsat-4 F3 Satellite
    8/19/2008
    A Proton Breeze M launch vehicle successfully lifted the Inmarsat-4 F3 satellite into orbit today, marking the third mission of the year for International Launch Services (ILS)
  5. L-3 Awarded United Kingdom C-130 Contract
    8/19/2008
    L-3 Communications announced today that its SPAR subsidiary has been awarded an $18 million contract by the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Royal Air Force to perform outer wing replacements on three C-130K aircraft
  6. GE Ultrasonic Flaw Detectors Provide Flexible Solution Platform
    8/18/2008
    GE Sensing & Inspection Technologies introduces a new family of ultrasonic flaw detectors, providing inspectors with a flexible platform, as inspection needs change
  7. SpaceX Sets August 2 For Falcon 1 launch
    8/6/2008
    Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) has scheduled the launch of the Falcon 1 Flight 3 mission for Saturday, August 2nd. The launch window will open at 4:00 p.m. (PDT) / 7:00 p.m. (EDT) and remain open for five hours. If launch is delayed for any reason, SpaceX has range availability to resume countdown through August 5
  8. Praxair Surface Technologies Expands Its Coatings Services To GE-Aviation
    7/30/2008
    Praxair Surface Technologies, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), today announced the completion of a major expansion in its Indianapolis-based ceramic coating facility, which is used to coat aircraft engine components for General Electric
  9. ICON Aircraft Successfully Flies ICON A5 Sport Plane Prototype
    7/23/2008
    ICON Aircraft, a new light-sport aircraft manufacturer, achieved an important milestone with a successful maiden test flight of the ICON A5 amphibious (land and sea capable) sport plane
  10. Endwave Awarded Production Contract From Boeing
    7/16/2008
    Endwave Corporation (Nasdaq:ENWV), a leading provider of high-frequency RF modules for telecommunications networks, defense electronics and homeland security systems, today announced the award of an 18-month production contract from The Boeing Company to supply broadband frequency converters used in the modernization of the United States Air Force's Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) 3035 system.