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Taiwan to patrol S. China Sea with P-3C anti-submarine aircraft

April 21, 2015

Taiwan's National Defense Ministry said Monday it plans to add P-3C Orion submarine-hunting aircraft to regular patrols in the South China Sea.

Researcher Denied Flight After Tweet Poking United Security

April 21, 2015 Washington (ap) - United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight late Saturday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's on...

U.S. tactical fighters begin training in Bulgaria

April 21, 2015

U.S. F-15 Eagle tactical fighters of the Louisiana Air National Guard on Monday began training flights in Bulgarian airspace within the joint exercise Thracian Eagle 2015, officials said.

NASA Completes First Green Aviation Tests on Boeing ecoDemonstrator

April 21, 2015  NASA researchers have wrapped up a series of flight experiments with Boeing's ecoDemonstrator 757 airplane, testing technologies designed to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.The first of these tests, the Ac...

Maine search and rescue drone gets FAA approval

April 21, 2015 BANGOR -- A Maine-based search and rescue organization has become the first civilian entity of its type to receive permission from the Federal Aviation Administration to use unmanned aircraft systems, or drones.The au...

Emirates picks Rolls Royce for 9.2 billion engines deal

April 21, 2015 LONDON April 17 (Agencies): Dubai's Emirates Airline on Friday awarded a lucrative engines deal worth a record $9.2-billion (8.5-billion-euro) to British aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce. 'Emirates has today announce...

Ivy Tech adds corporate jet for study Students can train,exceed standards attop-rated program

April 21, 2015 Ivy Tech Community College Northeast unveiled a Sabreliner corporate jet Friday that has been donated to the school's aviation maintenance program, making the program the most sophisticated in the state and the only a...

Continental boosts diesel retrofit capacity

April 21, 2015 Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has issued the following news release:Continental Motors Group will soon begin assembling retrofit kits in Alabama to reduce the lead time and speed delivery of the CD-135 (135 ...

Washington: Rolls-Royce wins largest engine order in its history

April 21, 2015 The Institution of Engineering and Technology has issued the following news release:Rolls-Royce has received its largest order in history after winning a $9.2bn (£6.1bn) tender to supply engines for 50 A380 air...

US Contract Notice: Department of Transportation (Oklahoma) Issues Solicitation for "COMBINED SYNOPSIS/SOLICITATION AIRCRAFT IN-FLIGHT ANALYSIS AVIONICS EQUIPMENT"

April 21, 2015 Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)Officer has issued requirement for "COMBINED SYNOPSIS/SOLICITATION AIRCRAFT IN-FLIGHT ANALYSIS AVIONICS EQUIPMENT"Solicitation no. DTFAAC-15-R-03232

MAXWELL'S C-130S CONFIRMED BY AIR FORCE REPORT

April 21, 2015 The following information was released by the office of Alabama Rep. Martha Roby:Eight C-130 aircraft will remain with the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base in Montgomery, according to recently relea...

UTC Aerospace Systems Introduces Active Side-sticks to Large Commercial Aviation

April 21, 2015

UTC Aerospace Systems is introducing the world's first active side-stick controller for large commercial aircraft. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

United Airlines turns away RSA Conference speaker

April 20, 2015

A security researcher due to speak at this year's RSA Conference gave the event some free publicity when he was prevented from boarding his flight to get there following a tweet he made about hacking.

-Ball Aerospace Earns Third Consecutive Boeing Supplier Award for High Performance Avionics

April 20, 2015 BOULDER, Colo., - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has been chosen as a Supplier of the Year for avionics performance three years in a row by The Boeing Company.Ball was one of 14 companies and one university t...

Orbital ATK Teams with ULA to Launch NASA’s Solar Probe Plus Mission

April 20, 2015 PetSmart has issued the following news release: Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) is teamed with United Launch Alliance (ULA) to launch NASA’s Solar Probe Plus (SPP) mission on ULA’s Delta IV Heavy rocket. A fully i...

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