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March 27, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 508.5 – Salt Fog
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 508.5 – Salt Fog

We will proceed to elaborate the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of environmental standards of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

April 3, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 510.5 – Sand and Dust
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 510.5 – Sand and Dust

We will proceed to elaborate on the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of environmental standards of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

April 10, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 511.5–Explosive Atmosphere
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 511.5–Explosive Atmosphere

We will proceed to elaborate on the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of environmental standards of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

April 17, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 512.5 – Immersion
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 512.5 – Immersion

We will proceed to elaborate on the "Methods" and "Procedure"s of environmental standard of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

April 24, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 513.6 – Acceleration
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 513.6 – Acceleration

We will proceed to elaborate the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of environmental standard of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

May 15, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 514.6 – Vibration
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 514.6 – Vibration

We will be elaborating Vibration Test Method this week. It is an extensive subject in both aspects of conduction of test (Methods) and EUT (Tips and Tricks) as well.

May 1, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 523.3 – Icing and Freezing Rain
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 523.3 – Icing and Freezing Rain

We will proceed to elaborate on the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of the environmental standard of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

April 5, 2022
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 510.5 – Sand and Dust
MIL-STD-810G Test Method 510.5 – Sand and Dust

We will proceed to elaborate on the “Methods” and “Procedure”s of environmental standards of MIL-STD-810 in our article series.

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June 14, 2022
FIXAR announces new autonomous long-range eVTOL FIXAR 025
FIXAR announces new autonomous long-range eVTOL FIXAR 025

FIXAR introduces an autonomous full-electric drone FIXAR 025 designed for large-scale missions for commercial and industrial applications.

June 8, 2022
NASA’s DAVINCI Mission To Take the Plunge Through Massive Atmosphere of Venus
NASA’s DAVINCI Mission To Take the Plunge Through Massive Atmosphere of Venus

DAVINCI is a planned mission for an orbiter and atmospheric probe to the planet Venus. Together with the VERITAS mission, which will also study Venus, it was selected by NASA on 2 June 2021 to be part of their Discovery Program.

June 1, 2022
Boeing wins bid for Germany’s multibillion-dollar helo program
Boeing wins bid for Germany’s multibillion-dollar helo program

The German government will purchase 60 Boeing Chinook heavy-lift helicopters to equip the armed forces in a deal reportedly worth upwards of $4 billion, according to a Ministry of Defense announcement on Wednesday.

May 26, 2022
Walmart expands drone delivery trial to cover six states and 4 million U.S. households.
Walmart expands drone delivery trial to cover six states and 4 million U.S. households.

Retail giant Walmart plans to expand trials of its drone delivery program to 4 million households across six U.S. states, building on its lead over rival Amazon.

May 15, 2022
The Future of Manufacturing
The Future of Manufacturing

NSF’s Future Manufacturing program is looking to revolutionize the industry by supporting research to enable new manufacturing capabilities.

May 11, 2022
Shenyang FC-31
Shenyang FC-31

China’s FC-31 is a twin-engine stealth fighter demonstrator, which includes two iteratively different flying airframes that have been under active flight test since late 2012 and late 2016, respectively.

May 6, 2022
Edge computing
Edge computing

Edge computing is a distributed computing paradigm that brings computation and data storage closer to the sources of data.

May 2, 2022
TF
TF

In order to meet Turkish Air Force (TurAF) requirements beyond 2030s, an indigenous design and development program aims to replace the aging F-16 fleet of TurAF.

April 26, 2022
Eurocopter EC225 Super Puma
Eurocopter EC225 Super Puma

The Airbus Helicopters H225 (previously Eurocopter EC225 Super Puma) is a long-range passenger transport helicopter developed by Eurocopter as the next generation of the civilian Super Puma family.

April 22, 2022
5 steps of the strategic planning process
5 steps of the strategic planning process

Every business should have a strategic plan—but the number of businesses that try to operate without a defined plan (or at least a clearly communicated one) might surprise you.

April 21, 2022
TAI Hürkuş
TAI Hürkuş

The TAI Hürkuş (Free Bird) is a tandem two-seat, low-wing, single-engine, turboprop aircraft being developed by Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) as a new basic trainer and ground attack aircraft for the Turkish Armed Forces.

April 19, 2022
Boeing Starliner
Boeing Starliner

Boeing's Crew Space Transportation (CST)-100 Starliner spacecraft is being developed in collaboration with NASA's Commercial Crew Program.

April 17, 2022
Sikorsky–Boeing SB-1 Defiant 
Sikorsky–Boeing SB-1 Defiant 

DEFIANT X is the best solution for the Army’s mission today, and the only solution able to adapt to the threats of tomorrow.

April 11, 2022
Air Force’s next-gen fighter to get unique software system
Air Force’s next-gen fighter to get unique software system

“We can actually then change the mission systems and allow various vendors to compete, as long as they meet, form fit and function,” Air Force Gen. CQ Brown said.

April 15, 2022
What is a Recreational Flight?
What is a Recreational Flight?

Many people assume that a recreational flight is one that is not operated for a business or any form of compensation. But, that's not always the case.

April 13, 2022
Airbus Can Meet Production Targets Despite Russian Titanium Constraints
Airbus Can Meet Production Targets Despite Russian Titanium Constraints

Airbus’ plans to aggressively ramp up aircraft production are on track, despite new constraints on the global supply of Russian titanium, a critical metal for aerospace manufacturing.

April 8, 2022
Drones for Education
Drones for Education

Drones (and model aircraft) are great tools for use in education.

April 7, 2022
German Coalition Agrees on $166 Million Budget to Arm Drones
German Coalition Agrees on $166 Million Budget to Arm Drones

Lawmakers approve ministry requests, attach conditions and Drone decision part of a shift in policy on military spending

April 6, 2022
Project Portfolio Management
Project Portfolio Management

Project portfolio management is one of the most important management functions in today's enterprise.

April 5, 2022
Eurofighter Typhoon
Eurofighter Typhoon

The Eurofighter Typhoon is the world's most modern swing-role fighter.

April 4, 2022
What Is Program Management?
What Is Program Management?

Program management or program management is the process of managing several related projects, often with the intention of improving an organization's performance.

April 2, 2022
Instrument Landing System
Instrument Landing System

In aviation, the instrument landing system (ILS) is a radio navigation system that provides short-range guidance to aircraft to allow them to approach a runway at night or in bad weather.

April 2, 2022
Sukhoi Su-57
Sukhoi Su-57

The Sukhoi Su-57 is a single-seat, twin-engine stealth multirole fighter aircraft developed by Sukhoi.

April 1, 2022
A220-100
A220-100

As the smallest jetliner in Airbus’ commercial aircraft product line, the A220-100, was built from the ground up to serve the 100-135 seat market with unbeatable efficiency and comfort.

April 1, 2022
Light Work In The Cabin
Light Work In The Cabin

The two major aircraft families in the crossover narrowbody jets category – the Airbus A220 pairing and Embraer E-Jets E2 trio – have some of the latest interior developments on the market.

March 30, 2022
Aerosonde
Aerosonde

Textron Systems' Aerosonde SUAS offers superior reliability and multi-mission performance in its class.

March 29, 2022
Digital Electronic Warfare System (DEWS)
Digital Electronic Warfare System (DEWS)

BAE Systems’ proven, low-cost, low-risk ALQ-239 Digital Electronic Warfare System (DEWS) uses advanced technology to provide EW capabilities for new and legacy aircraft, with platform adaptability for future growth.

March 28, 2022
The FlightGlobal Pilot Survey 2022
The FlightGlobal Pilot Survey 2022

More than a third of commercial pilots are not flying for a living – and one in five remains unemployed – as the pandemic continues to take its toll on the profession.

March 28, 2022
Embraer C-390 Millennium
Embraer C-390 Millennium

The Embraer C-390 Millennium is a medium-size, twin-engine, jet-powered military transport aircraft produced by the Brazilian aerospace manufacturer Embraer.

March 28, 2022
What is a MEMS?
What is a MEMS?

Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), also written as micro-electro-mechanical systems, and the related micro-mechatronics and microsystems constitute the technology of microscopic devices, particularly those with moving parts.

March 27, 2022
Certificated Remote Pilots including Commercial Operators
Certificated Remote Pilots including Commercial Operators

If you have a small drone that is less than 55 pounds, you can fly for work or business by following the Part 107 guidelines.

March 25, 2022
What is a stall?
What is a stall?

Put simply, a stall is a reduction of lift experienced by an aircraft. It occurs when the angle of attack of the wing is increased too much. This is known as the critical angle of attack and is typically around 15 degrees (but there are variations).

March 24, 2022
3D-printed Building in Dubai
3D-printed Building in Dubai

The Largest in the World 3D-printed Building Was Made in Dubai

March 23, 2022
Satellite
Satellite

In the context of spaceflight, a satellite is an object that has been intentionally placed into orbit. These objects are called artificial satellites to distinguish them from natural satellites such as Earth's Moon.

March 23, 2022
Waterworld Planet
Waterworld Planet

Gliese 1214 b (often shortened to GJ 1214 b) is an exoplanet that orbits the star Gliese 1214 and was discovered in December 2009.

March 22, 2022
Smart manufacturing
Smart manufacturing

Smart manufacturing is a broad category of manufacturing that employs computer-integrated manufacturing, high levels of adaptability and rapid design changes, digital information technology, and more flexible technical workforce training.

March 22, 2022
Boeing releases statement on China Eastern Airlines fatal crash
Boeing releases statement on China Eastern Airlines fatal crash

American aircraft manufacturer Boeing has released an official statement regarding China Eastern flight MU5735 which involved a B737-800 in a fatal crash in the Guangxi mountains.

March 22, 2022
What's the Order of the Planets in the Solar System?
What's the Order of the Planets in the Solar System?

Our Solar System has eight “official” planets which orbit the Sun. Here are the planets listed in order of their distance from the Sun.

March 21, 2022
What Is a Black Hole?
What Is a Black Hole?

A black hole is a place in space where gravity pulls so much that even light can not get out.

March 21, 2022
Why big plans for 6th-generation fighter jets may not work out
Why big plans for 6th-generation fighter jets may not work out

Here is a quick rundown of the challenges a 6th-generation fighter will face.

March 20, 2022
How to Register Your Drone
How to Register Your Drone

Register your drone at FAA DroneZone either under part 107 or the Exception for Recreational Flyers.

March 19, 2022
FGM-148 Javelin Anti-Tank Missile
FGM-148 Javelin Anti-Tank Missile

Javelin, is a man-portable and platform-employed multi-purpose weapon system, providing capability to defeat a broad spectrum of close combat threats on the modern battlefield.

March 18, 2022
How many galaxies are there?
How many galaxies are there?

How have astronomers estimated the number of galaxies in the universe?

March 18, 2022
T129 Atak Helicopter
T129 Atak Helicopter

It is a twin-engine, tandem seat, multi-role, all-weather attack helicopter based on the Agusta A129 Mangusta platform. The T129 was developed by Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) with partner AgustaWestland.

March 18, 2022
What is SONAR?
What is SONAR?

Sonar (sound navigation and ranging) is a technique that uses sound propagation to navigate, measure distances, communicate with or detect objects on or under the surface of the water, such as other vessels.

March 17, 2022
Poland wants to urgently buy U.S. Reaper drones
Poland wants to urgently buy U.S. Reaper drones

Poland wants to buy MQ-9 Reaper drones from the United States in the near future and is eyeing further procurements at a later date amid rising security concerns three weeks into a Russian invasion of its neighbor Ukraine.

March 17, 2022
What is LIDAR?
What is LIDAR?

Lidar is a method for determining ranges by targeting an object with a laser and measuring the time for the reflected light to return to the receiver.

March 16, 2022
F-16 Fighting Falcon
F-16 Fighting Falcon

The F-16 Fighting Falcon is a compact, multi-role fighter aircraft. It is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack.

March 16, 2022
TWO-LETTER STATE AND TERRITORY ABBREVIATIONS
TWO-LETTER STATE AND TERRITORY ABBREVIATIONS

This table includes two-letter state and territory abbreviations.

March 15, 2022
How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Climate change can be overwhelming. The science is complex, and when it comes to future impacts, there are still a lot of unknowns.

March 15, 2022
MIYSIS DIRCM
MIYSIS DIRCM

The Miysis DIRCM (Directed Infrared Countermeasure) System provides dependable, persistent protection from IR-guided missiles, including advanced, all-aspect Man-Portable Air Defence Systems (MANPADS) missiles.

March 15, 2022
Rolls-Royce Trent 1000
Rolls-Royce Trent 1000

The Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 is a high-bypass turbofan engine produced by Rolls-Royce plc, one of the two engine options for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, competing with the General Electric GEnx.

March 14, 2022
FA-50 Light Combat Aircraft
FA-50 Light Combat Aircraft

Featuring a fighter jet-class flight performance, the FA-50 aircraft has been deployed and operated in the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) since 2013.

March 14, 2022
Pilot and Controller Terms
Pilot and Controller Terms

Here you will find the most common pilot terms.

March 13, 2022
AT4 Family
AT4 Family

The AT4 is a Swedish 84 mm (3.31 in) unguided, man-portable, single-shot, disposable, recoilless smoothbore anti-tank weapon built by Saab Bofors Dynamics (previously Bofors Anti-Armour Systems).

March 13, 2022
Is Saab Still Making Cars?
Is Saab Still Making Cars?

SAAB Automobile initially went bankrupt in 2011 and, after a brief period under another company, stopped producing cars under the Saab name in 2014. Therefore, no, Saab is no longer making cars.

March 12, 2022
CFM56 - 18,500 to 33,000 lb of thrust
CFM56 - 18,500 to 33,000 lb of thrust

The reliability and endurance of the CFM56 are just as appreciated in military applications. For example, the U.S. Air Force is CFM's leading customer, deploying more than 2,500 CFM56 engines.

March 12, 2022
FALCON 10X - 7,500 nm (13,900 km) range and maximum speed of Mach .925
FALCON 10X - 7,500 nm (13,900 km) range and maximum speed of Mach .925

The Dassault Falcon 10X is a large, long-range business jet under development by Dassault Aviation in France.

March 11, 2022
Oshkosh L-ATV
Oshkosh L-ATV

The Oshkosh L-ATV (Light Combat Tactical All-Terrain Vehicle) is a light utility/combat multi-role vehicle that won the US military's Army-led Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program.

March 11, 2022
Oshkosh M-ATV
Oshkosh M-ATV

The Oshkosh Defense MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) Family of Vehicles features an array of vehicle configurations for a wide range of mission requirements, force structures, and threats.

March 10, 2022
Predator C Avenger
Predator C Avenger

The General Atomics MQ-20 Avenger (formerly Predator C) is a developmental unmanned combat air vehicle built by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems for the U.S. military.

March 10, 2022
Surface Engineering to Combat Corrosion and Wear
Surface Engineering to Combat Corrosion and Wear

SURFACE ENGINEERING is a multidisciplinary activity intended to tailor the properties of the surfaces of engineering components so that their function and serviceability can be improved.

March 10, 2022
Spain Selects Pratt & Whitney Canada PW206B3
Spain Selects Pratt & Whitney Canada PW206B3

Government of Spain Selects Pratt & Whitney Canada PW206B3 Engines to Power 36 Airbus H135 Twin-Engine Helicopters

March 9, 2022
Glide Breaker Proposers Day
Glide Breaker Proposers Day

The project had been in development since 2018, and the early stages of planning have gone well enough for DARPA to issue a new contract to develop 'enabling technologies for the glider.

March 9, 2022
L3HARRIS to produce Mission Equipment for UAE’s B-250 Aircraft
L3HARRIS to produce Mission Equipment for UAE’s B-250 Aircraft

The Calidus B-250 is a tandem-seat, turboprop, light attack aircraft with counter-insurgency capability.

March 9, 2022
F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter
F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter

The Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk is a semi-retired American single-seat, twin-engine stealth attack aircraft that was developed by Lockheed's secretive Skunk Works division and operated by the United States Air Force (USAF).

March 9, 2022
Joining Technologies
Joining Technologies

Joining is an important process in a number of industries, such as aerospace, automotive, oil, and gas.

March 9, 2022
Volocopter
Volocopter

Volocopter To Shift Leadership This Fall

March 8, 2022
MQ-9A "Reaper"
MQ-9A "Reaper"

The turboprop-powered, multi-mission MQ-9A Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) was developed with GA-ASI funding and first flown in 2001.

March 8, 2022
Polymer Matrix Composites
Polymer Matrix Composites

A polymer matrix composite (PMC) is a composite material composed of a variety of short or continuous fibers bound together by an organic polymer matrix.

March 8, 2022
China to Raise Defense Spending by 7.1% to $229 Billion
China to Raise Defense Spending by 7.1% to $229 Billion

China is raising its defense spending in 2022 by 7.1% to $229 billion, up from a 6.8% increase the year before.

March 8, 2022
Sikorsky - Boeing Future Vertical Lift
Sikorsky - Boeing Future Vertical Lift

It is a scalable design based on proven X2 Technology. Designed for long-range, high speed, superior hover performance, and unmatched maneuverability, the Future Vertical Lift program will shape the U.S. military’s helicopter fleet of the future.

March 7, 2022
Russia's new hypersonic Tsirkon missile
Russia's new hypersonic Tsirkon missile

Russia's new hypersonic Tsirkon missile was fired from the Norwegian sector of the Barents Sea.

March 7, 2022
What technologies are driving Industry 4.0?
What technologies are driving Industry 4.0?

Industry 4.0 is revolutionizing the way companies manufacture, improve and distribute their products.

March 7, 2022
What is a A Hypersonic Missile?
What is a A Hypersonic Missile?

A hypersonic missile travels at speeds of Mach 5 and higher – five times faster than the speed of sound (3836 mph).

March 6, 2022
Iron Dome System and SkyHunter Missile
Iron Dome System and SkyHunter Missile

Raytheon Missiles & Defense teams with Rafael Advanced Defense Systems to defend populated areas and critical assets with the Iron Dome Weapon System.

March 6, 2022
Ceramics Matrix Composites
Ceramics Matrix Composites

Ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) are a subgroup of composite materials and a subgroup of ceramics.

March 6, 2022
China's hypersonic missile test 'went around the world'
China's hypersonic missile test 'went around the world'

China's test of a hypersonic missile over the summer "went around the world," the second most senior US general said in an interview.

March 5, 2022
IATA Codes for Airlines and Locations
IATA Codes for Airlines and Locations

This airline and location code search engine provides an official source for codes assigned by IATA.

March 5, 2022
Hypersonic Technology Vehicle
Hypersonic Technology Vehicle

Hypersonic technologies offer potential solutions and applications that could have a strong impact on the doctrine and conduct of future military operations.

March 4, 2022
Micro Drone
Micro Drone

A micro drone is a drone that’s smaller than a nano drone but still small enough to fly indoors and outdoors.

March 4, 2022
The NATO Science & Technology Organization
The NATO Science & Technology Organization

In NATO, S&T is defined as the selective and rigorous generation and application of state-of-the-art validated knowledge for defense and security purposes.

March 4, 2022
SpaceX goes all-in on Starship configuration for second-gen Starlink
SpaceX goes all-in on Starship configuration for second-gen Starlink

SpaceX goes all-in on Starship configuration for second-gen Starlink.

March 3, 2022
Vertiport Design
Vertiport Design

The Required Infrastructure for Passenger Drones. “A vertiport is a collective term referring to areas designed specifically for AAM aircraft to take off and land, much like a heliport is a designated area for helicopters.

March 3, 2022
Online Aerospace Supplier Information System
Online Aerospace Supplier Information System

If you are working in the aerospace industry, involved in aerospace supplier selection and surveillance, this is your reliable source for aerospace supplier certification and registration data.

March 3, 2022
Does my Organization need Certification to ISO 9001?
Does my Organization need Certification to ISO 9001?

ISO 9001 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and is the only standard in the family that can be certified to (although this is not a requirement).

March 2, 2022
TOP 10 INVENTORS OF ALL TIME
TOP 10 INVENTORS OF ALL TIME

Did you know we spend 2.5 billion euros on research every year and own the rights to 15,000 patents?

March 2, 2022
Leonardo Supplier register
Leonardo Supplier register

Leonardo S.p.A., formerly Leonardo-Finmeccanica and originally Finmeccanica, is an Italian multinational company specializing in aerospace, defense, and security. Headquartered in Rome, Italy, the company has 180 sites worldwide.

March 1, 2022
Dassault Systèmes Introduces Life Cycle Assessment Solution
Dassault Systèmes Introduces Life Cycle Assessment Solution

Dassault Systèmes Introduces Life Cycle Assessment Solution on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to Transform the Sustainable Innovation Process

March 1, 2022
Improving military readiness and support with virtual education
Improving military readiness and support with virtual education

Developing an effective virtual training and educational program to improve military readiness, soldier retention, and successful transitions to civilian life.

March 1, 2022
SpaceX launched 105 satellites from Florida
SpaceX launched 105 satellites from Florida

SpaceX successfully launched 105 satellites from Florida as part of its rideshare program, which it uses to release satellites for dozens of customers in a single mission.

February 28, 2022
SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet service is active in Ukraine
SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet service is active in Ukraine

The move comes as Ukraine's internet service has been disrupted by Russia's invasion.

February 28, 2022
What is 5G? Your questions answered
What is 5G? Your questions answered

5G is next-generation wireless network technology that’s expected to change the way people live and work.

February 27, 2022
A320neo
A320neo

The most successful commercial aircraft family ever.

February 27, 2022
Boeing 737 MAX
Boeing 737 MAX

The 737 MAX family is designed to offer the greatest flexibility, reliability, and efficiency in the single-aisle market.

February 26, 2022
Comparison between Russia and Ukraine Military
Comparison between Russia and Ukraine Military

Side-by-side comparison showcasing the relative fighting strengths of Ukraine and Russia for the year 2022.

February 26, 2022
Lithuania accelerates rocket artillery buy amid Russian military buildup
Lithuania accelerates rocket artillery buy amid Russian military buildup

An M270 multiple launch rocket system fires during a live-fire training exercise at Rocket Valley, South Korea, in 2017. The Baltic states are interested in buying such weapons, driven by fear over Russia's military buildup near Ukraine.

February 25, 2022
Russia is building a futuristic combat suit
Russia is building a futuristic combat suit

The Russian defense industrial base is purportedly throwing its resources into yet another next-generation super-suit for Russian soldiers to rush into combat with. Sotnik is expected to replace the Ratnik in 2025.

February 25, 2022
John Travolta & Kelly Preston's House
John Travolta & Kelly Preston's House

Movie-star couple Kelly Preston and John Travolta’s house is located in a “Fly-In” community in Anthony, FL.

February 24, 2022
Airworthiness Certification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Optionally Piloted Aircraft
Airworthiness Certification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Optionally Piloted Aircraft

This order establishes procedures for issuing special airworthiness certificates in the experimental category to UAS, OPA, and aircraft intended to be flown as either a UAS or an OPA under the designation “OPA/UAS”.

February 24, 2022
Become a Drone Pilot
Become a Drone Pilot

In order to fly your drone under the FAA's Small UAS Rule (Part 107), you must obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate from the FAA.

February 24, 2022
What Are Braking Resistors?
What Are Braking Resistors?

A resistor that is connected to a DC intermediate circuit of an Inverter consumes the electric energy that is returned from a motor to the Inverter for dynamic braking.

February 23, 2022
The Ultimate Comparison Between F-35 and F-22
The Ultimate Comparison Between F-35 and F-22

The F-35 is probably the most advanced multi-role fighter while The F-22 Raptor is the most powerful air superiority fighter in the world right now.

February 22, 2022
Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout
Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout

Northrop Grumman looks for the first international sale of MQ-8C Fire Scout.

February 22, 2022
China’s space station maneuvered to avoid Starlink satellites
China’s space station maneuvered to avoid Starlink satellites

China has informed the United Nations that its crewed space station twice maneuvered to avoid potential collisions with SpaceX Starlink satellites in 2021.

February 21, 2022
Turkey Displays Its Fifth-Gen Stealth Fighter Jet At Singapore Air Show
Turkey Displays Its Fifth-Gen Stealth Fighter Jet At Singapore Air Show

Turkish Fighter Full-Scale Mock-up was displayed in Singapore for the first time.

February 21, 2022
Joby Aviation eVTOL suffers test flight accident
Joby Aviation eVTOL suffers test flight accident

One of Joby Aviation’s two eVTOL prototypes had an accident on February 16, 2022, during flight testing in Jolon, California, the company revealed yesterday in an 8K filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

February 20, 2022
Defense Industry of Turkey
Defense Industry of Turkey

The success of the Turkish Defence Industry growing at a rapid pace in recent years continues based on the effective and proper combination of qualified labor power with high technology.

February 20, 2022
CityAirbus
CityAirbus

Safe, sustainable, and integrated urban air mobility

February 20, 2022
Sounds of Mars
Sounds of Mars

Ever wonder how you would sound on Mars? Grab your headset, turn up the volume and listen for the subtle differences between the sounds on Earth versus how they would sound on the Red Planet.

February 18, 2022
Five B-21 Stealth Bomber Prototypes are now in Production
Five B-21 Stealth Bomber Prototypes are now in Production

The US Air Force’s (USAF’s) newly appointed Secretary of the Air Force, Frank Kendall has confirmed that there are now five Northrop Grumman B-21 Raider test aircraft in production at Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, California.

February 17, 2022
Orville and Wilbur Wright: Wright brothers
Orville and Wilbur Wright: Wright brothers

The siblings from Ohio successfully launched the first airplane into the skies in 1903.

February 17, 2022
Thales Sees Asia-Pac as Fertile Ground for UAM Development
Thales Sees Asia-Pac as Fertile Ground for UAM Development

Thales is pursuing opportunities to support electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft to serve Asian cities that face saturated road networks.

February 17, 2022
State of Competition within the Defense Industrial Base
State of Competition within the Defense Industrial Base

The report comes just days after a major deal between Lockheed Martin and Aerojet Rocketdyne was scuttled thanks to government pressure.

February 16, 2022
CFD Modeling, Analysis, and Online Simulation For Beginners
CFD Modeling, Analysis, and Online Simulation For Beginners

CFD is the acronym for ‘computational fluid dynamics and, as the name suggests, is the branch of fluid mechanics that makes use of computers to analyze the behavior of fluids and physical systems.

February 16, 2022
Ring Always Home Cam, an Indoor Flying Camera
Ring Always Home Cam, an Indoor Flying Camera

A year after it was first announced, Ring's Always Home Cam flying camera drone will finally be available for purchase — for those few who are invited.

February 15, 2022
Global Industry 4.0 Market is Anticipated to Grow at a CAGR of 19.4% from 2021 to 2030
Global Industry 4.0 Market is Anticipated to Grow at a CAGR of 19.4% from 2021 to 2030

Profiles of major market players operating in the global industry 4.0 market, which include BOSCH REXROTH AG, MASCHINENFABRIK REINHAUSEN GMBH, SAS, SIEMENS AG, WITTENSTEIN AG, GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, DAIMLER AG, KLÖCKNER & CO. SE, TRUMPF GMB.

February 14, 2022
What the airport of 2030 will look like
What the airport of 2030 will look like

"Technology is going to play a much bigger role at airports than it ever has in the past and will be the key driver in creating every facet of a seamless travel journey," says Sherry Stein.

February 12, 2022
Airbus Global Market Forecast 2021- 2040
Airbus Global Market Forecast 2021- 2040

Airbus’ latest Global Market Forecast serves as a reference for airlines, airports, suppliers, investors, governments, non-governmental agencies, and others.

February 12, 2022
Supply Chain Readiness Levels
Supply Chain Readiness Levels

The manufacturing industry is undergoing a transformational change globally, brought upon it by an unprecedented combination of geopolitical events, technology advances, societal trends and health emergencies.

February 11, 2022
Following the Money in the Air-Taxi Craze
Following the Money in the Air-Taxi Craze

Billions in investments, but are eVTOLs the “mother of all aerospace bubbles”? Joby Aviation displayed one of its S4 aircraft outside the New York Stock Exchange on 11 August 2021, the day of the company's initial public offering.

February 10, 2022
CRITICAL AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES LIST UPDATE
CRITICAL AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES LIST UPDATE

Critical and emerging technologies (CETs) are a subset of advanced technologies that are potentially significant to U.S. national security.

February 10, 2022
Son of Concorde X-59
Son of Concorde X-59

NASA’s X-59 supersonic jet, which is being developed with Lockheed Martin, moved one step closer to flight last week after undergoing wind-tunnel tests.

February 9, 2022
Pakistan To Add 50 JF-17 Block III Fighter Jets To Its Air Force
Pakistan To Add 50 JF-17 Block III Fighter Jets To Its Air Force

After Pakistani PM Imran Khan returned from China, Islamabad’s acquisition of 50 JF17 Block III fighters was initiated to tackle India’s S400 air defense system due to its stealth characteristics.

February 8, 2022
Airbus May Make Engines for Hydrogen Fuelled Planes
Airbus May Make Engines for Hydrogen Fuelled Planes

[Reuters] Airbus (AIR.PA) may make its own engines for its hydrogen-fuelled planes, Chief Executive Officer Guillaume Faury told a German newspaper in an interview published.

February 7, 2022
The Largest and Busiest Airports in the World in 2021
The Largest and Busiest Airports in the World in 2021

Wondering what the biggest airports by size and busiest ones by passenger traffic are? We pulled the data and have the answer!

February 6, 2022
Liquid Water Confirmed Beneath Martian South Polar Cap
Liquid Water Confirmed Beneath Martian South Polar Cap

A Southwest Research Institute scientist measured the properties of ice-brine mixtures as cold as -145 degrees Fahrenheit to help confirm that salty water likely exists between grains of ice or sediment under the ice cap at Mars’ south pole.

February 6, 2022
From Industry 1.0 to Industry 4.0
From Industry 1.0 to Industry 4.0

What were the industrial revolutions and where do we find ourselves now? “From the First Industrial Revolution to Industry 4.0.

February 5, 2022
'Checkmate': Russia unveils new fighter jet to rival US F-35 stealth fighter
'Checkmate': Russia unveils new fighter jet to rival US F-35 stealth fighter

Russia unveiled a prototype of a new Sukhoi fifth-generation fighter jet at its annual MAKS air show

February 4, 2022
Cobots
Cobots

Novel robotics technology was one of the most significant drivers behind the start of the fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0.

February 3, 2022
Drone Motor Overheating
Drone Motor Overheating

One of the most important parts of a drone is its motors. Drone motors can be prone to overheating even with conservative flying.

February 2, 2022
Single-User Drone Swarm Exhibited at DARPA Experiment
Single-User Drone Swarm Exhibited at DARPA Experiment

Raytheon Technologies and Northrop Grumman recently demonstrated the ability for a single user to control over 100 unmanned systems as part of a swarm in an urban battlefield setting.

February 1, 2022
Boeing Lands Huge Airplane Order From Qatar Airways
Boeing Lands Huge Airplane Order From Qatar Airways

Boeing says it has landed a huge new order for planes from Middle Eastern carrier Qatar Airways

January 31, 2022
Northrop Grumman delivers final US Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aircraft
Northrop Grumman delivers final US Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aircraft

Northrop Grumman Corporation successfully delivered the 51st U.S. Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye production aircraft, AA-52.

January 28, 2022
UAE Buys South Korean Missiles in $3.5 Billion Deal
UAE Buys South Korean Missiles in $3.5 Billion Deal

South Korea has signed a preliminary deal with the UAE to sell Seoul's mid-range surface-to-air missiles to the Gulf nation

January 26, 2022
UAE Bans Flying of Recreational Drones After Fatal Attack
UAE Bans Flying of Recreational Drones After Fatal Attack

The United Arab Emirates has banned the flying of drones in the country for recreation after Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed a fatal drone attack on an oil facility and major airport in the country.

January 27, 2022
SpaceX Awarded $102 mn Contract to transport military cargo via rocket
SpaceX Awarded $102 mn Contract to transport military cargo via rocket

The US Air Force has awarded SpaceX a $102 million five-year contract to demonstrate technologies and capabilities to transport military cargo and humanitarian aid around the world on a heavy rocket.

January 27, 2022
Robust Optical Clock Network (ROCkN) program
Robust Optical Clock Network (ROCkN) program

An atomic clock is a clock that measures time by monitoring the frequency of radiation of atoms. It is based on atoms having different energy levels.

January 25, 2022
Philippine Army to Receive 20 Israeli Light Tanks, Personnel Carriers
Philippine Army to Receive 20 Israeli Light Tanks, Personnel Carriers

The Philippine military has announced that it is receiving Sabrah Ascod light tanks and Pandur II armored personnel carriers (APCs) from Israel this month in an ongoing modernization program.

January 25, 2022
Google Small Business Solutions
Google Small Business Solutions

Introducing Google Marketing Platform, a unified advertising and analytics platform for smarter marketing and better results.

January 24, 2022
Air Force announces Spark Tank 2022 semifinalists
Air Force announces Spark Tank 2022 semifinalists

A panel of nearly 30 subject matter experts from across the Department of the Air Force met Nov. 16, 2021 at the BRIC Center in Arlington and via a virtual teleconferencing platform to conduct the Spark Tank 2022 quarterfinals.

January 23, 2022
Hellenic Air Force Rafale fighters
Hellenic Air Force Rafale fighters

Six Rafale of the Hellenic Air Force are being ferried to Greece from the Istres site on 19 January 2022. The Greek Prime Minister celebrates their arrival during a ceremony at Tanagra Air Base in the presence of Eric Trappier, CEO of Dassault.

January 23, 2022
Air Traffic Plans and Publications: Pilot/Controller Glossary
Air Traffic Plans and Publications: Pilot/Controller Glossary

This Glossary was compiled to promote a common understanding of the terms used in the Air Traffic Control system. It includes those terms which are intended for pilot/controller communications.

January 22, 2022
Royal Netherlands Air Force Declares F-35 IOC
Royal Netherlands Air Force Declares F-35 IOC

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence and Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) have officially declared Initial Operational Capability (IOC) for their F-35A fleet.

January 21, 2022
5G phones: How serious is the threat to US flights?
5G phones: How serious is the threat to US flights?

5G is the next generation of mobile internet connections. It lets people download and upload data much more quickly, and allows more devices to access the mobile internet at the same time.

January 21, 2022
What Is the Metaverse? The next chapter for the internet.
What Is the Metaverse? The next chapter for the internet.

The metaverse has been a hot topic of conversation recently, with Facebook and Microsoft both staking claims. But what is the metaverse? And when will it get here?

January 20, 2022
Raytheon progresses AN/SPY-6 fixed phase radar efforts
Raytheon progresses AN/SPY-6 fixed phase radar efforts

The first AN/SPY-6(V)3 fixed-phase Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar (EASR) is expected to be delivered in the second quarter for installation aboard the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy. (Michael Fabi)

January 20, 2022
Newly Declassified Video Shows U.S. Killing of 10 Civilians in Drone Strike
Newly Declassified Video Shows U.S. Killing of 10 Civilians in Drone Strike

The New York Times obtained footage of the botched strike in Kabul, whose victims included seven children, through a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit.

January 20, 2022
Chengdu J-20 Multirole Stealth Fighter Aircraft
Chengdu J-20 Multirole Stealth Fighter Aircraft

A single-seat, multirole stealth fighter aircraft, the Chengdu J-20 is manufactured by Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group (CAIG) of China.

January 19, 2022
NASA Invites Media to Launch of New Mega-Moon Rocket and Spacecraft
NASA Invites Media to Launch of New Mega-Moon Rocket and Spacecraft

Media accreditation is now open for launch and prelaunch activities related to NASA’s Artemis I mission, the first mission in exploration systems built for crew that will travel around the Moon since Apollo.

January 18, 2022
Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles for Defense and Security:Market and Technology Forecast to 2030
Global Unmanned Underwater Vehicles for Defense and Security:Market and Technology Forecast to 2030

DUBLIN, January 13, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) for Defense and Security - Market and Technology Forecast to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

January 19, 2022
Google Analytics
Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a cloud-based analytics tool that measures and reports website traffic. It is the most widely used web analytics service on the Internet.

January 17, 2022
Safran, a jet manufacturer, intends to hire 12,000 people in 2022 as air traffic recovers
Safran, a jet manufacturer, intends to hire 12,000 people in 2022 as air traffic recovers

Safran (PA: SAF) believes the worst of the aviation crisis caused by COVID-19 has passed and plans to hire 12,000 people globally this year to rebuild capacity, according to the company’s chief executive, who spoke to a French newspaper.

January 14, 2022
Collins Aerospace electric power generation system for B-52 was selected by Boeing.
Collins Aerospace electric power generation system for B-52 was selected by Boeing.

The B-52 bomber will fly into the 2050s and Boeing has selected Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) company, to upgrade the aircraft with a new electric power generation system.

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