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Trade office markets county to world

July 28, 2014 With a population of approximately 2.3 million people, Riverside County is the 11th largest county in the nation - and soon will be 10th, said Tom Freeman.But Freeman, commissioner for the Riverside County Office of F...

Does the U.S. need billion-dollar bombers?

July 28, 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....

K-MAX ends Afghanistan deployment, USMC studies data

July 27, 2014 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe marines flew K-MAX unmanned cargo helicopters in Afghanistan for three years and are still working toward a cargo UAS programme of record.They now plan to conduct flight demonstrations as they w...

Oman begins receiving second batch of F-16 fighters

July 27, 2014 FULL TEXTThe first of 12 new Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon combat aircraft for the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) departed the company's production facility in Fort Worth, Texas, on 22 July.

Lucintel Projects Moderate Growth for Global Aerospace APU Market Through 2020

July 27, 2014 Irving, TX, July 27, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The global aerospace auxiliary power unit (APU) market is anticipated to reach $3.27 billion by 2020. An APU is crucial for an aircraft as it supplies power on the ground and he...

US durable goods orders rebound in June

July 27, 2014

Durable goods orders in the United States rebounded in June from a sharp fall in May, boosted by a jump in defence aircraft orders, official data released Friday showed.

guard planes to be grounded by 2020?

July 27, 2014 dreGuard leaders call for C-130 upgradesWithout modernization, Wyoming's fleet could be grounded by 2020At a glanceNational Guard leaders are calling on Congress to act to avoid a scenario where the Air National Guard...

MILITARY Aircraft Seats Sought by Defense Logistics Agency

July 27, 2014 WASHINGTON, July 27 -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Virginia, has issued a pre-solicitation notice (SPE4A6-14-R-1959) for aircraft seats used on C-135 aircraft. It was posted on July...

Aviation; Wheels Up is flying high; Kenny Dichter's newest venture lets members pay per hour to rent a jet

July 27, 2014 The founder of Wheels Up bounded down the steps of the company's Citation Excel jet after it touched down at Ohio State University Airport recently, hugged everyone in sight and commanded his troops to "huddle up" for...

MILITARY Aircraft Structural Panels Sought by Defense Logistics Agency

July 27, 2014 WASHINGTON, July 27 -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Virginia, has issued a pre-solicitation notice (SPE4A5-14-R-1335) for aircraft structural panels for Stratolifter C/KC-135 aircraf...

GREENERT: CHINA MOVING QUICKLY TO MODERNIZE NAVY

July 27, 2014 The following information was released by the Department of Defense American Forces Press Service:By Claudette RouloDoD News, Defense Media ActivityChina's naval modernization program is moving at a rapid pace, the ch...

Making way for drones; Filmmakers wait for the FAA to clear them for use making movies that earn a profit

July 27, 2014 The camera swoops through downtown like a bird, over the Tampa Museum of Art, into Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, up past the buildings that make up the city's distinctive skyline.Mesmerizing, cool, beautiful, say some...

Hawaiian Airlines to acquire six new A330-800neo aircraft from Airbus

July 27, 2014 The order replaces Hawaiian Airline's existing order for six A350XWB-800 aircraft, which were due for delivery from 2017. Hawaiian Airline's overall capital commitments will decrease in absolute terms and will be push...

MILITARY Aircraft Helical Gears Sought by Defense Logistics Agency

July 27, 2014 WASHINGTON, July 27 -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Virginia, has issued a pre-solicitation notice (SPE4A5-14-R-1329) for aircraft helical gears. It was posted on July 24 with a resp...

Boeing delivers upgraded AWACS aircraft to France

July 27, 2014 The upgraded aircraft will increase the fleet's surveillance, communications and battle management capabilities. The Mid-Life Upgrade - the largest set of modifications to AWACS aircraft for France - will provide the ...

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