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Boeing delivers advanced Chinook to U.S. Army

July 31, 2014

The U.S. Army has received its first CH-47F Chinook helicopter from Boeing with a new cargo-on-off-loading system.

NASA to Host General Aviation Ground Collision Avoidance System Webina

July 31, 2014 RELEASE 14-20NASA to Host General Aviation Ground Collision Avoidance System WebinarNASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards, California, will host a webinar on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT)...

Boeing Forecasts Rising Demand for Commercial Pilots and Technicians; 1.1 million new airline pilots, technicians needed worldwide over next 20 years

July 31, 2014

 Boeing (NYSE: BA) is forecasting continued strong growth in demand for commercial aviation pilots and maintenance technicians as the global fleet expands over the next 20 years.

FAA Seeks Comments on Airworthiness Directive for Bell Helicopter Textron

July 31, 2014 WASHINGTON, July 30 -- The Federal Aviation Administration is seeking comments on a proposed rule to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Model 430 helicopters made by Bell Helic...

BOEING SUBCONTRACTOR PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL FRAUD CHARGES

July 31, 2014 ST. LOUIS, July 28 -- The US Department of Justice's US Attorney's office for the Eastern District of Missouri issued the following press release:JEFFREY LAVELLE, owner and operator of J. L. Manufacturing pled guilty ...

UTC Aerospace Systems celebrates delivery of 5,000th set of landing gear for Boeing 737

July 31, 2014  UTC Aerospace Systems' Landing Systems business marked a major milestone recently when it delivered its 5,000th set of landing gear for a Next-Generation 737 to Boeing. The gear components were delivered from th...

HOUSE OKS BASE PRICE IN AIR FARE ADS Airlines favor old rules; Senate prospects unclear

July 31, 2014 In a victory for airlines and their workers' unions, the House rejected consumers' complaints and passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are ad...

The China question

July 31, 2014

America's military should continue interactions with Chinese forces that enhance safety and security, particularly at sea. But it must never let such interactions weaken U.S. national security.

Southwest Airlines announces USD0.06 dividend

July 31, 2014 31 July 2014Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV) board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of USD0.06 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of business on August 21, 2014 on all shares then issued and out...

China's NDU recommends 400-strong Y-20 fleet

July 31, 2014 FULL TEXTA new report on civil-military integration by China's National Defence University (NDU) has called for the construction of 400 Xian Aircraft Corporation Y-20 heavy transport aircraft.Written by NDU's Center f...

IN BRIEF

July 31, 2014 PROFESSORS OBJECT TO LIMITS ON DRONES WASHINGTON - Thirty university and college professors say government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stifle academic research. The professors said in a lette...

MathWorks Introduces Simulink Real-Time, Offering Complete, Integrated Real-Time Simulation and Testing; Enables engineers to build, test, and run real-time applications from Simulink models

July 31, 2014 MathWorks has announced the introduction of Simulink Real-Time into the Simulink product family. Available with the company's Release 2014a (R2014a), Simulink Real-Time enables engineers to build, test, and run real-t...

UTC Aerospace Systems delivers landing gear for Boeing 737

July 31, 2014

-- UTC Aerospace Systems' Landing Systems business said it marked a major milestone recently when it delivered its 5,000th set of landing gear for a Next-Generation 737 to Boeing (NYSE: BA).

Spirit AeroSystems Announces New Board Member

July 31, 2014  Spirit AeroSystems Inc. (NYSE: SPR) today announced the appointment of John L. Plueger to its board of directors effective immediately."John is a prominent leader in the aerospace industry who brings a wealth of...

Mahindra to Debut Airvan 8 Floats at EAA AirVenture Airshow

July 31, 2014 Mahindra Aerospace, a part of India's Mahindra Group, has recently added Wipline 3450 amphibious floats to its Airvan 8 utility aircraft. Wipaire Inc. has begun feasibility testing on the aircraft with floats, and upo...

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