Sustainability

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Sep 30, 2022
As airlines map out their paths to net zero, the industry is seeking to make sure they have accurate ways to track their performance.
Sep 28, 2022
Leaders of Europe’s Clean Aviation research initiative believe the program is on track to see decreases in aircraft greenhouse gas emissions by 30% within the next decade.

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Aircraft & Propulsion

Oct 05, 2022
Volocopter is looking ahead not only to where its urban air taxis will fly but to the airspace and vertiports they will need to operate.
Oct 03, 2022
SAF from carbon dioxide; Climate research HAPS; Vertical flies VX4; Rheagal cargo eVTOL; and UAM flight trials.
Sep 30, 2022
Hopeful that practical obstacles will be overcome, European Commission official says UAM will be a reality in Europe in 3-5 years.
Sep 29, 2022
Eviation Alice’s first flight denotes a milestone for a new generation of purpose-designed electric aircraft.
Sep 28, 2022
Electra.aero conducted the first flight of its Dawn One solar-battery hybrid-electric research aircraft at its new development facility at Manassas Regional Airport in Virginia on Sept. 9.

Connected Aerospace

Sep 26, 2022
Flights under the CORUS-XUAM project demonstrated collaborative interaction between aircraft in potential emergency situations.
Aug 08, 2022
The FAA’s decision to push radio altimeter upgrades as wireless companies roll out new 5G networks has airlines on edge.
Aug 04, 2022
Airlines are angry about an FAA proposal to address the risk of interference from new 5G wireless towers in the U.S.
Jun 09, 2022
Mangata Networks, a satellite-based connectivity, plans to showcase its initial network in early 2023, potentially launch eight highly elliptical-orbit satellites that year and then inaugurate service in 2024 for the Northern Hemisphere.
Jun 08, 2022
Three different alternative navigation technologies have been flight tested in a regional jet and helicopter.

Emerging Technologies

Oct 05, 2022
As the European Commission and ESA rally to support reusability concepts, research and technology projects slip to the right.
Oct 05, 2022
Volocopter is looking ahead not only to where its urban air taxis will fly but to the airspace and vertiports they will need to operate.
Oct 03, 2022
A program aimed at identifying cost savings inadvertently led to a major performance improvement for the Lockheed Martin stealth fighter.
Oct 03, 2022
SAF from carbon dioxide; Climate research HAPS; Vertical flies VX4; Rheagal cargo eVTOL; and UAM flight trials.
Sep 30, 2022
Hopeful that practical obstacles will be overcome, European Commission official says UAM will be a reality in Europe in 3-5 years.

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Oct 05, 2022
Volocopter is looking ahead not only to where its urban air taxis will fly but to the airspace and vertiports they will need to operate.
Oct 04, 2022
A web of challenges is holding back aerospace and defense from exceeding expectations, especially labor and supply chain issues.
Oct 03, 2022
A program aimed at identifying cost savings inadvertently led to a major performance improvement for the Lockheed Martin stealth fighter.
Oct 03, 2022
SAF from carbon dioxide; Climate research HAPS; Vertical flies VX4; Rheagal cargo eVTOL; and UAM flight trials.
Sep 26, 2022
Companies across aerospace and defense are struggling with the higher cost of doing business.

Urban & Unmanned Aviation

Oct 05, 2022
Volocopter is looking ahead not only to where its urban air taxis will fly but to the airspace and vertiports they will need to operate.
Oct 03, 2022
 Amid cautions from the United Nations (U.N.) concerning higher interest rates and the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index experiencing its worst monthly drop since March 2020 in September, the month of October opened as better in general in terms of stock performance.
Oct 03, 2022
SAF from carbon dioxide; Climate research HAPS; Vertical flies VX4; Rheagal cargo eVTOL; and UAM flight trials.
Sep 30, 2022
Overair’s XP-1 uncrewed full-scale demonstrator for the Butterfly tiltrotor eVTOL air taxi is expected to fly by the end of 2023 or in early 2024.
Sep 30, 2022
Hopeful that practical obstacles will be overcome, European Commission official says UAM will be a reality in Europe in 3-5 years.

Commercial Space

Oct 05, 2022
A Mars architecture concept review is expected to be completed in January.
Oct 05, 2022
SLS debut launch is scuttled by an approaching hurricane.
Oct 05, 2022
Axiom aims to include two Saudis during next private mission to the ISS.
Oct 04, 2022
AE Industrial Partners, the leading private equity investor in aerospace and defense by deal volume, has acquired a majority stake in small satellite builder York Space Systems, the companies announced Oct. 4.
Oct 03, 2022
U.S. space infrastructure specialist Redwire said it will buy Qinetiq Group’s Space NV business, a provider of integration, equipment and other backbone space systems in Europe, for about €32 million ($31.4 million).