Russian VSMPO-AVISMA to Continue Supplying Titanium to Boeing

November 18, 2021 @ 03:12 PM

Russia's VSMPO-AVISMA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Boeing affirming it will remain the largest titanium supplier for current and future Boeing commercial airplanes. Under the MOU signed by company leaders at the Dubai Airshow, Boeing and VSMPO-AVISMA will work together to: Increase utilization of their Russia-based Ural Boeing Manufacturing...

Rostec Launches Mass 3D Printing of PD-14 Engine Parts

November 12, 2021 @ 05:18 PM

Rostecs Additive Technology Center (ATC) launched mass 3D printing of parts for the PD-14 engine developed by United Engine Corporation (UEC) for MC-21 aircraft. At the first stage, mass production of elements of the PD-14 engine fuel system for MC-21 aircraft was set up

Collins Aerospace to Lead UK Collaboration to Develop Composite Parts for Next-Gen...

November 11, 2021 @ 05:24 AM

Collins Aerospace announced today it has formed a United Kingdom (UK)-based collaboration to help deliver complex-shaped composite components for the next generation of aircraft with a focus on system simplification, weight reduction and cost competitiveness. These improvements can help drive down the overall cost of manufacturing while increasing the competitiveness of...

Israel Aerospace, SixAI to Convert Military Technology to Commercial Deployments

October 28, 2021 @ 01:27 PM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and SixAI will commercialize IAI's military technologies and their adaptation to current civilian market needs. The first phase of the collaboration will focus on three core domains: Green energy, including technologies for energy production, utilization, and storage

Thales Modernizes Bangladesh’s Air Traffic Management Infrastructure

October 28, 2021 @ 12:59 PM

The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) signed an agreement with Thales to modernize the countrys Air Traffic Management (ATM) system. The contract was signed between CAAB and Thales on 21st October 2021 in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Afghan Military Plane Crashes Near Border with Uzbekistan

August 16, 2021 @ 11:00 AM

An Afghan Air Force plane crashed in Uzbekistan's Surkhandarya region bordering the war-torn country on Sunday. "Indeed, an Afghan Air Force plane crashed the other day in the Surkhandarya region of Uzbekistan

Russian Be-200 firefighting aircraft crashes in Turkey

August 14, 2021 @ 02:23 PM

A Be-200 amphibious fire-fighting aircraft with eight onboard, operated by the Russian defense ministry crashed while landing in Turkey, on Saturday. "On August 14, 2021, at about 15

Israel Aerospace, General Electric Begin First Boeing 777-300ERSF Passenger to Freighter Conversion...

August 12, 2021 @ 05:52 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) have started the structural modification phase in the conversion of the first Boeing 777-300ERSF under a $400 million agreement signed in 2019. The beginning of the conversion marks the end of the development process and the start of the structural and systems modification phase

Turkish Aerospace to Manufacture Half of Monthly Engine Cover Requirement for Boeing...

August 10, 2021 @ 08:00 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) will produce half of the monthly engine covers required for all Boeing 737 aircraft under a contract finalized with the American plane maker on Monday. TAI will start producing engine covers for single-aisle family of Boeing 737s from 2025

Antonov, Government of Quebec Considering An-74TK-200 Manufacture in Canada

July 26, 2021 @ 12:48 PM

Antonov and the Government of Quebec are preparing to crystallize a deal with Ministry of Strategic Industries of Ukraine and state-owned Ukroboronprom on the production of An-74TK-200 aircraft in Quebec for international markets. The announcement came through the official website of the Canadian company Capital Hill Group (CHG)

An-28 with 19 Persons Missing in Russia, Second Incident Involving Antonov Plane...

July 16, 2021 @ 02:23 PM

The Antonov An-28 aircraft belonging to Siberian Light Aviation airline which disappeared earlier today made a hard landing in Tomsk region. It is the second mishap involving an Antonov light transport plane in 10 days

Singapore Airlines becomes First Carrier to Offer Live Onboard e-Shopping

July 9, 2021 @ 12:59 PM

Singapore Airlines became the first airline to offer live e-shopping onboard via KrisShop. Singapore Airlines customers now have access to the worlds largest seatback shopping experience at 30,000ft