News from Aerospace and Aviation Industry



2018/09/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has been awarded a $437 million contract modification by the U.S. Air Force Life Cy...


Biman Signs Order for Three New Bombardier Q400 Aircraft
2018/09/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Biman Bangladesh Airlines Ltd. has ordered three new Q400 turboprops by signing a purchase agreement with the Canad...


Sikorsky / PZL Mielec Delivers M28 Aircraft to the Ecuadorian Army
2018/09/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

An M28 short takeoff and landing (STOL) aircraft manufactured at PZL Mielec, a facility in Poland owned by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), h...


2018/09/13 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Investment supports faster, more reliable space-based optical connectivityBoeing [NYSE: BA] today announced its investment in Denver-based BridgeSat Inc., an...


Global student interest in digital aerospace competition soars
2018/09/12 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

Airbus Fly Your Ideas digital platform is open for ideas.With over 2,000 already registered, students can now access to the purpose-built digital competition platform ...


Lockheed Martin and Drone Racing League launch groundbreaking AI Innovation Challenge
2018/09/06 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Drone Racing League (DRL) today announced an innovation competition, challenging teams to develop artificial intelligenc...


Boeing KC-46 Tanker Program Completes FAA Certification
2018/09/06 | AEROCONTACT | DEFENCE

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Boeing’s [NYSE: BA] KC-46 tanker program a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC), verifying that its ref...


Thales and Gemalto are granted regulatory clearance by the CFIUS
2018/09/06 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the laun...


Boeing to Establish New Aerospace & Autonomy Center
2018/08/01 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

New research and development facility brings together engineering teams to accelerate development of future mobility solutions100,000 square foot facility scheduled to...


Boeing Announces Exclusive Agreement with Sabena technics
2018/07/26 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Aviall, a Boeing Company, to provide exclusive North American distribution for Sabena technics’ Vigiplane productBoeing [NYSE: BA] through its subsidiary Aviall,...