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Dec. 2 – Aircraft maintenance firm West Star Aviation sees bluer skies in 2021 as it sails into one of its best years, and the company is considering another expansion in Chattanooga, an official said. West Star is considering building an additional hangar at the Chattanooga Airport, according to the company and an online document. …

EMERYVILLE (CBS SF) – A Bay Area startup aims to develop a “perpetual flight drone,” which can stay aloft for days, or even weeks at a time, using artificial intelligence to detect the thermal rises of the air. Emeryville-based Kraus Hamdani Aerospace said it successfully completed a 26-hour non-stop flight earlier this year. READ MORE: …

Two men from the city’s tool and die-making industry became aircraft restorers after they were accidentally hired to refurbish several aging exhibit planes at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The plane had languished in poor condition for years. One is a British-made Hawker Hunter fighter-bomber acquired in 2009 from the Indian Air Force and …

The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) has launched an auction to sell 73 abandoned planes that have been scrapped at various Kenyan airports, according to ch-aviation. The plane that has likely already been around the world was available before the auction began, with some selling for as little as $ 58. The auction dates and local …

This month of November was particularly rich in announcements of Passenger to Cargo Conversions (P2F). Texas-based Aero Capital Solutions (ACS) has ordered 13 additional B737-800SFs from Aeronautical Engineers (AEI), bringing the number of such aircraft purchased to 34. With this fourth iterative order, ACS will effectively become the largest customer of AEI’s 737-800SF program. The …

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are driving major changes in the global economy. Artificial intelligence and machine learning will drive industry 4.0 This article examines the ways in which companies in various sectors of the economy are adopting artificial intelligence (AI) techniques. However, before looking at the sectors affected, it is important to note that …

A concept of control inspired by nature and combined with morphing technology has now beencarried out by engineering students from ETH Zurich in collaboration with aviation experts. The eight membersThe student team is testing new control concepts and construction methods in aviation. The goal is toreduce power consumption and noise generation through reduced drag and …

Image source: PTI Covid aerosol can stay in public toilets much longer than open spaces Covid-19, known to be spread by inhaling virus-laden aerosols, can linger in public toilets 10 times longer than other open spaces, according to an alarming study by researchers at the Indian Institutes of Technology-Bombay, pressing the need for good ventilation …

A man holds a V-shaped model airplane above his head and runs across a field, finally letting go and watching it glide a few feet above the ground. This rudimentary flight test was the very first step in creating a bold new aircraft that its inventors say could change the way we fly by 2041. …

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Champion Aerospace and S3 AeroDefense today hosted an official signing ceremony at the Dubai Airshow to celebrate and solidify their new agreement. The Vice President of Sales and Marketing was present at the signing of Champion Aerospace, André Wall. The founders of S3 AeroDefense …