Archives :: Avionics Top Stories

Displaying 341 - 360 of 5807 stories.
April 30, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-30-2015] Teledyne has reported a decrease in sales as well as net income for the first quarter of 2015 compared with the same period last year. Sales were reported at $565 million for the first quarter of 2015, compared with sales of $573.5 million for the first quarter of 2014, a drop of 1.5 percent. Net income was $43.7 million for Q1 2015, compared with $45.8 million for Q1 of 2014, a...
April 29, 2015
Artist rendering of Airbus Singapore training center. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 04-29-2015] Construction on Airbus’ new Asia Training Centre (AATC) in Singapore is now underway. Due to open in the first quarter of 2016, the new facility will...
April 29, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-29-2015] NASA researchers, working in concert with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and FlexSys, have successfully completed initial flight tests of a new morphing wing technology for aircraft. According to the researchers, the shape-changing wing has the potential to save millions of dollars annually in fuel costs, reduce airframe weight and decrease aircraft noise during...
April 29, 2015
FAA user consults weather-aware decision support tools in the New York Air Route Traffic Control Center. Photo: Richard Ferris [Avionics Today 04-29-2015] The FAA has selected Harris Corporation for an eight-year, single-award Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to design and implement a system that will disseminate real-time...
April 29, 2015
K-MAX cargo helicopter UAS. Photo: Lockheed Martin [Avionics Today 04-29-2015] Lockheed Martin, Kaman Aerospace, and Neya Systems have demonstrated the first collaborative unmanned air and ground casualty evacuation using the Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) control segment architecture and K-MAX cargo helicopter. During the March 26 demonstration, a distress call led ground...
April 29, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-29-2015] Global Eagle Entertainment and German antenna developer Quantenelektronische Systeme GmbH (QEST) are teaming up to bring aviation a mechanically steered antenna that will enable global Ku-band connectivity and high speed broadband in-flight. As air traffic all over the globe increases and connectivity becomes ubiquitous in air travel, the companies are looking to provide...
April 28, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-28-2015] The 2015 general session featuring the joint meetings of the Airlines Executive Engineering Committee and Avionics Maintenance Conference (AEEC | AMC) began Monday, April 27, with an opening session and several symposiums focusing on different aspects of aircraft connectivity and the ongoing NextGen and Single European Sky (SES) airspace modernization projects. Both of these...
April 28, 2015
NASA and Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator. Photo: NASA [Avionics Today 04-28-2015] Over the next two weeks NASA will test non-stick wing coatings on Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator designed to minimize insect residue and help reduce aircraft fuel consumption. During 15 planned flights in Shreveport, La. through May 15, NASA's Environmentally...
April 28, 2015
CAAS air traffic controller. Photo: CAAS [Avionics Today 04-28-2015] NATS has been awarded a contract to work with the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) to advance the growing country’s air navigation services...
April 28, 2015
Canadian Armed Forces Lockheed CP-140 Aurora. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 04-28-2015] MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) has signed two contract amendments with Canada's Department of National Defense to provide software...
April 28, 2015
Cessna’s Citation Latitude, Textron Aviation delivered 33 in the first quarter. Photo: Textron [Avionics Today 04-28-2015] Textron has reported an impressive start to 2015, with first quarter revenues at $3.1 billion, up 7.9 percent from the same period of 2014. While aviation profits were up...
April 27, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-27-2015] The Airline Electronic Engineering Committee's (AEEC) upcoming 2015 general session in Prague will feature 15 new ARINC standards for approval. This year's AEEC conference highlights the emerging airspace modernization initiatives, NextGen and Single European Sky with a focus on how airlines will prepare for related equipage requirements. There is also a focus on connecting...
April 27, 2015
Small Unmanned Aircraft System. Photo: Auburn University [Avionics Today 04-27-2015] Auburn University has received the nation's first FAA approval to operate a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Flight School. The UAS school will operate as part...
April 27, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-27-2015] The passenger aircraft fleet serving the Australia South Pacific region will grow from some 700 aircraft today to more than 1,200 by 2033, according to Airbus’ latest Global Market Forecast (GMF). Alongside regional annual growth set at 4.5...
April 27, 2015
U.S. aircraft C-130E Hercules. Photo: U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Howard Blair [Avionics Today 04-27-2015] The U.S. Air Force has awarded...
April 27, 2015
Aaron Tippin at Murfreesboro Aviation MRO and flight training center. Photo: Murfreesboro Aviation [Avionics Today 04-27-2015] Murfreesboro Aviation, located at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport in Tennessee...
April 24, 2015
Cockpit of a Mexican C-130K. Photo: Rockwell Collins [Avionics Today 04-24-2015] Cascade Aerospace has officially delivered the modernized C-130K to the Mexican Air Force complete with Rockwell Collins’ Flight2 avionics. The deliver fulfills a 2013 Memorandum of...
April 24, 2015
[Avionics Today 04-24-2015] Textron’s TRU Simulation + Training has signed a letter of intent with Pan Am International Flight Academy for its purchase of an Airbus A320-200 FFS X full motion flight simulator. The company expects both the FAA and European Aviation Safety Association (EASA) to qualify the...
April 24, 2015
King Avionics launches Jeppesen bundled Nav Data and chart services. Photo: Jeppesen [Avionics Today 04-24-2015] Kings Avionics has begun offering Jeppesen’s NavData and charting information in bundled hardware and data service options...
April 24, 2015
United sees a good Q1, looks to fleet renewal. Photo: United [Avionics Today 04-24-2015] United Airlines saw record first quarter profits in 2015 as net income came to $582 million, excluding $74 million in special items. The airline saw a slight drop in the first quarter of...
Pages: « Previous  9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 [18] 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 Next »

Live chat by BoldChat