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Inflight entertainment exposes airliners to hackers: US report

April 19, 2015

Hackers could exploit inflight entertainment systems to sabotage the cockpit electronics of the growing number of commercial airliners connected to the Internet, a US government report says.

Inflight entertainment exposes airliners to hackers: US report

April 19, 2015

Hackers could exploit inflight entertainment systems to sabotage the cockpit electronics of the growing number of commercial airliners connected to the Internet, a US government report says.

USAF study shows Global Hawk can carry U-2 sensors

April 18, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe USAF says it can integrate key U-2 sensors onto Global Hawk UAVsThe Pentagon is planning to retire the manned aircraft if it can make the UAVs fully mission-capable

Philippines/United States: US helicopters conduct air assault training in Fort Magsaysay

April 18, 2015 With Balikatan 2015 about to start in three day's time, three American helicopters, out of the 76 aircraft that will take part in this year's military maneuvers, conducted a series of exercises in Fort Magsaysay, Nuev...

Peruvian Navy orders Twin Otter follow-on batch

April 18, 2015



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The Peruvian Navy (MGP) has ordered three new Viking Air Twin Otter 400 series short take-off and landing (STOL) transports, according to local reports published 15 April.

Tax breaks pave the way for two hangar projects at Colorado Springs Airport

April 18, 2015 Construction crews are expected to begin building hangars at the Colorado Springs Airport this summer for Sierra Nevada Corp. and Rampart Aviation LLC, the first wave of development expected as a result of recently ad...

Homeland chief: Gyrocopter came in 'under the radar'

April 18, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The gyrocopter that landed on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol "apparently literally flew in under the radar," Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday, as concerned lawmakers questioned ho...

Transport Canada Certifies Sikorsky S-92 Rig Approach

April 18, 2015 Sikorsky Aircraft issued the following news release:Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the certification by Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) of its Rig Approach for the S-92 helicopter. Sikorsky Aircraft is...

Student pilot says engine failure caused plane crash at Hilo airport

April 18, 2015 FULL TEXTTIM WRIGHT / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISERA small Cessna 172 plane crashed Tuesday afternoon at Hilo Airport, critically injuring two people.A 21-year-old student pilot who was flying a Cessna 172 aircraft s...

REP. MAC THORNBERRY HOLDS A HEARING ON MILITARY TECHNOLOGY SUPERIORITY

April 18, 2015 HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES HOLDS A HEARING ON MILITARY TECHNOLOGY SUPERIORITYAPRIL 15, 2015SPEAKERS: REP. MAC THORNBERRY, R-TEXAS CHAIRMAN REP. WALTER B. JONES, R-N.C. REP. J. RANDY FORBES, R-VA. REP. JEFF MILL...

REP. TOM COTTON HOLDS A HEARING ON ARMY MODERNIZATION

April 18, 2015 SENATE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES, SUBCOMMITTEE ON AIRLAND HOLDS A HEARING ON ARMY MODERNIZATIONAPRIL 14, 2015SPEAKERS: SEN. TOM COTTON, R-ARK. CHAIRMAN SEN. ROGER WICKER, R-MISS. SEN. JEFF SESSIONS, R-ALA. SEN. JAME...

Ranger AeroSystems Invests in Aircraft Interiors Firm InTech

April 18, 2015

17 April 2015 - US-based airplane interiors and components specialist InTech Aerospace LLC of Houston TX has taken on growth investors by joining forces with Ranger AeroSystems LLC, the company said.

REP. MICHAEL R. TURNER HOLDS A HEARING ON F-35 JOINT STRIKE FIGHTER PROGRAM UPDATE AND BUDGET

April 18, 2015 HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES, SUBCOMMITTEE ON TACTICAL AIR AND LAND FORCES HOLDS A HEARING ON F-35 JOINT STRIKE FIGHTER PROGRAM UPDATE AND BUDGETAPRIL 14, 2015SPEAKERS: REP. MICHAEL R. TURNER, R-OHIO CHAIRMAN REP...

Qantas Celebrates 80 Years of International Services

April 18, 2015 Qantas today celebrates 80 years of operating international flights in what is already a landmark year for the Qantas International business.On 17 April 1935 Qantas operated Australia's first international passenger f...

NORDAM and GECAS AMS announce partnership to provide flight control systems

April 18, 2015 The program begins with Airbus A320 flight controls, which are stocked in Tulsa, Okla., and Victorville, Calif. locations. It will expand soon to include flight controls for other aircraft types, with a goal of expand...

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