Current Headlines

  1. New Meller Sapphire Optics Withstand The Rigors Of Space

    Meller Optics, Inc. has introduced custom fabricated sapphire optics that can withstand temperature extremes and fast moving particles to protect sensors and detectors in aerospace applications

  2. Main Wheel & Brake STC Kit Now Available For Pilatus PC-7 Mk1 Aircraft

    The Parker Aerospace Aircraft Wheel & Brake Division, part of Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, recently announced the receipt of an FAA-approved supplemental type certificate (STC) for the main wheels and brakes on the Pilatus PC-7 Mk1 aircraft

  3. Victrex: Thermoplastic Composites Vital To Drive Aerospace Build Rates – Over 35,000 New Aircraft Within 20 Years

    The aircraft industry has forecast that over 35,000 new aircraft will be required within the next 20 years. Meeting this kind of escalating demand clearly calls for new approaches and new technologies

  4. AeroVironment Awarded $44.5M Puma AE UAS Contract From A Major Country In The Middle East

    AeroVironment, Inc., a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, recently announced that a major country in the Middle East has awarded the company a contract valued at $44.5M (USD) for Puma II AE small UAS featuring the new Mantis i45 sensor

  5. The Applied Aeronautics Albatross Showcased At Boeing And Queensland Government Summit

    The Applied Aeronautics Albatross, equipped with technology from leading Queensland firms, was on display last week at the signing of a partnership between The Boeing Company and the Government of Queensland. Under the partnership, Queensland will become home to Boeings' largest robotics development program outside of the United States

  6. SDP/SI Provides Precision Machining For Aerospace And Defense

    Stock Drive Products/Sterling Instrument (SDP/SI) meets all certification requirements of the new ISO 9001:2015 + AS9100D standard, maintaining processes that provide superior components and assemblies with detailed quality reporting. SDP/SI is a leader in providing mechanical based design, engineering, and manufacturing services for critical motion control and small power transmission applications for Aerospace and Defense

  7. Predator XP/RQ-1E Part Of ‘Live-Fly’ Airshow At UMEX

    The Predator XP/RQ-1E Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) flew above the tarmac of Al Ain Airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of a “Live-Fly” event

  8. Saint-Gobain Acquires HyComp

    Saint-Gobain’s Performance Plastics business has acquired HyComp LLC, an Ohio-based manufacturer of advanced proprietary components for the aerospace and industrial markets

  9. Garmin introduces The GDL 50 Portable ADS-B Traffic And Weather Receiver

    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., recently announced the GDL 50, a portable device capable of receiving Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) traffic and weather, GPS and aircraft attitude1 information for display on select portables and mobile devices

  10. Royal Canadian Navy To Field AeroVironment Puma II AE With Mantis i45 Sensor Aboard Coastal Defence Vessels

    AeroVironment, Inc., a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, and MDA, a Maxar Technologies company, announced the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) has acquired the AeroVironment Puma II AE, maritime mini unmanned aircraft system, for fielding aboard RCN Maritime Coastal Defence Vessels (MCDV)