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Boeing plans to design reusable launch vehicle for DARPA

July 21, 2014 DARPA's XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane is conceived as a reusable, unmanned booster with costs, operation and reliability similar to modern aircraft. "Developing a vehicle that launches small payloads more affordably is...

Washington: Aircraft Engine Mechanic Leader Job in SIOUX CITY, IA

July 21, 2014 US Air Force has issued the following job vacancies:Aircraft Engine Mechanic Leader Job in SIOUX CITY, IAVacancy No. IA14-143 (1167970) Department Air National Guard Units (Title 32)Salary $22.61 to $26.44 Grade...

Malaysia Airlines flight 17 shot down in Ukraine: How did they do it? (updates)

July 21, 2014 Updated @ 07:58, July 20: Though three days have passed since the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17, we are still unsure of exactly what happened. There is mounting evidence for the following scenario, however...

Air Canada selects Messier-Bugatti-Dowty for wheels and carbon brakes

July 21, 2014 Under this agreement, MRO services for Air Canada's 787 electric brakes, including LRUs, will be exclusively provided by subsidiary MBD Wheels and Brakes Repair and Services, (formerly MBT Repair) through its repair l...

Washington: Logistics Management Specialist Job in COLORADO SPRINGS, CO

July 21, 2014 US Air Force has issued the following job vacancies:Logistics Management Specialist Job in COLORADO SPRINGS, COVacancy No. 8L-HILL-1166752-151557-EAP Department Air Force Materiel CommandSalary $82,542.00 to $107...

Without radar, missile may not have ID'd plane

July 21, 2014 LONDON (AP) -- If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, expe...

TTC aeronautics training hub nears halfway funding mark

July 21, 2014 Mary Thornley is flying a little higher lately.The president of Trident Technical College praised lawmakers from Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties with personal letters last week after they approved $10 mil...

Boeing and Sikorsky to develop JCA standard for US Army's JMR program

July 21, 2014 The Technology Investment Agreement was awarded by the US Army Aviation Applied Technology Directorate on June 30. "The Army considers the JCA to be the 'digital backbone' through which mission systems will be seamles...

Washington: Equipment Specialist Aircraft Job in WARNER ROBINS, GA

July 21, 2014 US Air Force has issued the following job vacancies:Equipment Specialist Aircraft Job in WARNER ROBINS, GAVacancy No. 9R-ROBINS-1168082-153892-PR Department Air Force Materiel CommandSalary $57,982.00 to $75,376....

Does U.S. need billion-dollar bombers?

July 21, 2014 The Air Force wants to buy as many as 100 new long-range stealth bombers, a $55 billion - some say as high as $100 billion - program that could revive a dormant piece of the aerospace industry in Southern California....

Raytheon integrates ADS-B capabilities for US Air Force's airplanes

July 21, 2014 ADS-B technology monitors plane movement, and is required in the majority of all aircraft flying in the US by 2020. Similar mandates exist for international air space navigation. "An ADS-B transponder continuously tra...

Washington: Aircraft Mechanic Leader Job in SIOUX CITY, IA

July 21, 2014 US Air Force has issued the following job vacancies:Aircraft Mechanic Leader Job in SIOUX CITY, IAVacancy No. IA14-141 (1167968) Department Air National Guard Units (Title 32)Salary $22.61 to $26.44 Grade 10 to...

REP. J. RANDY FORBES HOLDS A HEARING ON UCLASS REQUIREMENTS ASSESSMENT

July 21, 2014 (CORRECTED COPY)HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES, SUBCOMMITTEE ON SEAPOWER AND PROJECTION FORCES HOLDS A HEARING ON UCLASS REQUIREMENTS ASSESSMENTJULY 16, 2014SPEAKERS: REP. J. RANDY FORBES, R-VA. CHAIRMAN REP. DUNCA...

American Airlines chooses CFM's LEAP-1A engine to power 100 A320neo aircraft

July 21, 2014 CFM values the engine order at $2.6 billion US at list price. The aircraft order was originally announced in July 2011 and American will begin taking delivery in 2017. American also has orders for LEAP-1B engines to p...

Washington: Airplane Flight Instructor Job in TRAVIS AFB, CA

July 21, 2014 US Air Force has issued the following job vacancies:Airplane Flight Instructor Job in TRAVIS AFB, CAVacancy No. AOCMPOSSSQ123698 Department Headquarters, Air Force Reserve CommandSalary $97,836.00 to $127,187.00 ...

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