Sustainability

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May 13, 2022
Graham Webb, Pratt & Whitney’s Chief Sustainability Officer, tells Lee Ann Shay about what needs to be done now to reduce aviation’s carbon footprint.
May 11, 2022
Swedish Biofuels has announced plans to bring 400,000 metric tons (130 million gal) of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) annually to the Swedish market by building three new plants producing alcohol-to-jet (ATJ) fuel.

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Aircraft & Propulsion

May 16, 2022
The promise of Single European Sky has yet to be realized 20 years on, but concrete advances can be seen in the continent’s airspace.
May 16, 2022
Unmanned Logistics System emerges as the top priority as attack and utility fleet replacement is deferred.
May 16, 2022
The country's adoption of the Gulfstream G550 for intelligence-gathering aligns with the trend of modifying special-mission business jets.
May 13, 2022
Australian startup believes ammonia fuel can allow existing engines and aircraft to be modified to carbon-free propulsion.
May 13, 2022
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.

Connected Aerospace

May 06, 2022
What’s the outlook for IFE? Will all airline passengers be able to stream with their own devices eventually?
Apr 14, 2022
Launch contracts are game changers for ULA, Arianespace and Blue Origin.
Apr 08, 2022
NASA requests funds to accelerate Sustainable Flight Demonstrator program to fly ultraefficient X-plane.
Apr 06, 2022
Pilots are gaining access to more data and contributing to aggregation programs, and operators are benefiting.
Mar 30, 2022
A cyberattack on Viasat’s KA-SAT network has the commercial communications satellite industry bracing for more.

Emerging Technologies

May 16, 2022
The promise of Single European Sky has yet to be realized 20 years on, but concrete advances can be seen in the continent’s airspace.
May 13, 2022
After Mars Sample Return, scientists want a flagship mission to Uranus.
May 13, 2022
Australian startup believes ammonia fuel can allow existing engines and aircraft to be modified to carbon-free propulsion.
May 13, 2022
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
May 12, 2022
Mini-rover Moon landing planned for later this year to prove technology for pressurized JAXA-Toyota Lunar Cruiser.

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

May 16, 2022
The country's adoption of the Gulfstream G550 for intelligence-gathering aligns with the trend of modifying special-mission business jets.
May 16, 2022
Unmanned Logistics System emerges as the top priority as attack and utility fleet replacement is deferred.
May 13, 2022
Can material and labor supply keep pace with aftermarket demand as flight activity recovers?
May 13, 2022
After 29 months, Boeing will again attempt to fly its commercial space taxi to the space station.
May 12, 2022
When OEMs launch a new airplane program, they will need supplier partners to help shoulder the burden of development.

Urban & Unmanned Aviation

May 13, 2022
Qualcomm has identified urban air mobility aircraft as a target market for its latest Robotics RB6 Platform, which combines cameras, computer vision, artificial intelligence and 5G mobile communications into a single integrated processing system.
May 13, 2022
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
May 10, 2022
Pyka plans to develop and manufacture an autonomous aircraft for agriculture and cargo applications with a control center.
May 10, 2022
South Korean mobility platform TMAP is to join Joby Aviation’s partnership with telecommunications giant SK Telecom to bring urban air mobility to the country. SK Telecom spinoff TMAP jointly owns ride-hailing app UT with Uber, which is an investor in Joby.
May 10, 2022
ZeroAvia’s second testbed; Hydrogen for GA; Cyrogenic propulsion plan; and Hydroplane modifies Cherokee.

Commercial Space

May 13, 2022
Virgin Orbit, the newly public satellite launch provider, saw revenue halve and its net loss double in the first quarter of 2022. 
May 13, 2022
After 29 months, Boeing will again attempt to fly its commercial space taxi to the space station.
May 13, 2022
Our roundup of the main aerospace and defense stories making the news this week.
May 12, 2022
After its KA-SAT satellite internet service in Europe was disrupted on Feb. 24 by an alleged cyberattack from Russia, Viasat shared details of the attack with industry competitors via the U.S. Space Force’s Commercial Integration Cell. 
May 12, 2022
Fresh off the success of the first U.S. private astronaut mission to the International Space Station, Axiom Space has broken ground on a headquarters campus at Houston Spaceport to support work on the first U.S. commercially developed and operated space station.