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Pipistrel, based in Slovenia, is a light aircraft manufacturer who built the world’s first and only classified electric aircraft, known as the Velis Electro. Electro Velis Brian Kish / Florida Institute of Technology Source: Pipistrel Velis Electro is a two-seater electric aircraft intended for flight training and has received a type certificate from the European …

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – Portugal has so far this year recorded its lowest number of forest fires since 2011, and the fires have claimed no deaths since more than 100 people died in 2017, have the authorities announced on Friday. More than 80% of the 7,253 forest fires reported through September 30 were extinguished before …

Undergraduates Taylor Peterson and Cassandra Bossong were in class in February 2020 when a notification appeared on Peterson’s laptop. It was from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and it had a word on it: “Congratulations.” Peterson slammed his hand on the table. “We won!” she blurted out. Peterson and Bossong, along with fellow physics majors …

Through Dan Parsons | September 30, 2021 Estimated reading time 7 minutes, 16 seconds. Sikorsky recently completed the first CH-53K at its plant in Stratford, Connecticut, where production of the heavy lift aircraft is expected to ramp up to meet the needs of the United States Marine Corps’ fleet of 200 aircraft. A ceremony marking …

The new crew for the upcoming Human Exploration Research Analog, or HERA, mission stand in front of the habitat that will be their home for 45 days. From left to right: Lauren Cornell, Monique Garcia, Christopher Roberts and Madelyne Willis. Credit: NASA Have you ever wondered what it would be like to dive into space, …

According to NOAA, the North American monsoon from 2021 through July was among the wettest on record for parts of Arizona. Parts of Arizona received more than 200% of the average precipitation, with Tucson recording its wettest month on record in July. While increased precipitation is a welcome relief for drought-stricken areas, it also carries …

Airlines Volotea and Air Nostrum, in collaboration with developer Dante Aeronautical, recently announced the proposal for a 100% electric aircraft they are working on, based on four key objectives: reducing emissions; create 100% electric planes; promote sustainable regional aviation; and bring innovative solutions to the sector. The artificial intelligence company DataBeaco and the engineering and …

Step aside, Mount Panorama: Flying Car Pioneer AirSpeeder Leverages Telstra’s Technical Expertise to Create an All-New Racing Format That Will See Pilots Fighting to Complete Air Circuits Using Electric Flying Cars normal size. The ‘extreme and near’ Airspeeder EXA series will see pilots control Alauda Aeronautics’ flying cars on a large scale by remote control, …

September 20, 2021 Media Contact: Jeff Hopper | Marketing Media Specialist | 405-744-2745 | [email protected] On September 14, at a ceremony held at the OSU DISCOVERY building in Oklahoma City, an electric motor that was once on board an unmanned aircraft that circled the world was donated to the Oklahoma Aerospace Institute for Research and …

WILMER HANDY REED lll, NASA Chief Scientist (1925-2021) “A slide rule, a wind tunnel and a dream. That’s all they had.” Computers as we know them today were thirty years away, as was the Internet. This brilliant team of engineers invented the technology that catapulted astronauts into manned space travel and lunar exploration in 1969 …

UK based Bristow, Vertical Aerospace and Rolls Royce are all collaborating on a fully-fledged pilot project Electric VTOL airplane. The new vehicle, according to its site, will have speeds in excess of 200 mph (321 km / h), be nearly silent in flight and produce zero emissions while offering a low cost per passenger-mile. It’s …

Kazem Shoeibi: Fabulously wonderful … Rizvi Aqtedar: We hope India’s aviation industry thrives with a modernized fleet and creates better employment prospects for A … Rizvi Aqtedar: Congratulations to Mr. Vinod Kanab, we welcome him to this new position and wish him all the best for … David Mitchell: Excellent article covering most of the …

A fighter plane escorted a plane that entered restricted airspace during the United Nations General Assembly meeting this week, according to multiple reports. The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) said on Twitter on Tuesday that an F-16 fighter jet intercepted a small single-engine general aviation aircraft that violated a temporary flight restriction near New …

The theoretical inventions known as “UFO patents” have ignited worldwide curiosity. A product of American engineer Dr. Salvatore Cezar Pais, the patents were filed during his work for the US Navy and are so ambitious in their scope and imagination that they continue to generate interest despite all evidence. obvious that they are achievable. The …

image: ORNL scientist Adrian Sabau describes the components of a laser interference patterning system used to process aluminum alloy sheets for corrosion protection. seen Following Credit: Carlos Jones / ORNL, US Dept. of Energy Long-lasting corrosion protection is essential for materials used in vehicles and airplanes to ensure structural integrity under extreme operating conditions. Two …

The US Air Force recently tested a prototype robotic system for loading aircraft weapons at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Square One’s systems design, MHU-TSX, uses non-hydraulic actuation making its movements precise, a key advantage over current weapon transport systems, the Jackson-based company revealed. Bob Viola, Square One Systems Design’s director of engineering said adding …

Laboratory tests show promise for reducing jet noise in commercial and military aviation. Aerospace engineers at the University of Cincinnati and the Naval Research Laboratory have come up with a new nozzle design for F-18 fighter jets that they hope will dampen the deafening roar of the engines without compromising performance. Distinguished Professor Ephraim Gutmark, …

Institution news The team in action at the UAS Challenge 2021 Following this year’s Rail and UAS challenges which culminated in in-person finals over the summer, we are pleased to announce that the 2022 cycle of challenges will open up to new and old teams for themselves. register on October 1, 2021. Each year the …

“I always wanted to pursue engineering studies,” said Munir, a junior at the National University of Science and Technology in Islamabad. “I’ve always liked math, so for my bachelor’s degree, I wanted to go into something more general. That’s why I specialize in mechanical engineering, to learn the basics of the mechanics of everything. And …

Boeing [NYSE: BA] will build the Navy’s newest carrier plane at a new high-tech facility in Illinois, bringing the benefits of digital aircraft design and production to the Navy and up to 300 advanced manufacturing jobs in the large area of ​​St. Louis. The new 300,000 square foot facility at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport, scheduled …

US developer of hydrogen fuels Universal Hydrogen is opening an engineering and design center in Toulouse, France, an initiative that strengthens the alignment between the start-up and Airbus, which is working on a hydrogen aircraft concept. Universal, which is headed by a former Airbus executive and has former Airbus executives as advisers, has also hired …

Aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul market Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul market 2021 Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) is a primary service that deals with the resolution of several aviation issues related to navigation devices, engine components and various other parts. This service is crucial as many air carriers aim to keep the fleet …

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The afternoon of the 2sd September, EK 9497, an Emirates Boeing 777 freighter carrying 40 horsepower from Haneda airport lands at Liège airport. It was the last of 16 flights operated by Emirates SkyCargo to transport champion horses between Liège and Tokyo, successfully closing one of the largest horse charter movements in air transport history. …

Craig Curtis Croxall, 61, of West Hartford, CT, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He will be remembered by family, friends and colleagues for his attention to detail, impeccable work ethic, dedication to helping others, love for his family and his ability to listen and always …

Captain Vincent Patrick O’Rourke was born May 19, 1922 in New York City and raised in neighboring Queens. At 17, he was selected from among thousands of applicants to receive a national aeronautical engineering scholarship. He enrolled at the Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, which launched his ongoing quest for excellence in aviation. At age 20, O’Rourke …

If you’re leaving town soon, think about your pilot. This person is probably a man. In fact, 95% of all pilots in America are men. It’s a harsh reality that the daring women of aviation are trying to shatter. Girls in Aviation Day, a special conference to be held in Dallas and around the world …

By Emily Dieckman, College of Engineering Today Zheshen Zhang Emily dieckman Zheshen Zhang, an assistant professor of materials science and engineering at the University of Arizona, leads a $ 5 million quantum technology project to advance navigation for autonomous vehicles and spacecraft, as well as the measurement of materials from another world such as dark …

The traditional method of storing cargo by stuffing loads into the belly of the aircraft is certainly an easy task, but storing cargo in the passenger cabin is a whole new level of the task. However, due to the huge economic blow suffered by the aviation industry due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus, …

DELHI, India – September 15, 2021 – (Newswire.com) Leverage Edu, an India-based ed-tech platform, has developed a manual that helps students interested in engineering find the right university and determine their career path. With services including application advice, personalized mentor matchmaking and student loan assistance, Leverage Edu provides students with education and career opportunities and …

US firm Mammoth Freighters has joined the list of companies aiming to offer cargo conversions to Boeing 777s, with a portfolio spanning the -200LR and -300ER long-range models. The company intends to begin modifying an initial 777-200LR – converting it to a -200LRMF – in the second quarter of next year. Mammoth is awaiting US …

WILMINGTON, Ohio, September 08, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG), today announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to provide maintenance capability additional heavy to United Airlines. This agreement supports the continued growth of Airborne’s facilities and personnel. Under the …

Instructors, students fly with Infinity Aero Club Tampa Bay Tony Sadiku reports. WESLEY CHAPEL, Florida. – At North Tampa Aero Park in Wesley Chapel, a group of teenagers help restore a Cessna 172. It’s part of a program called Infinity Aeroclub, a non-profit organization dedicated to exposing teenagers to aviation. “It’s a service to the …

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) on Wednesday announced its agreement with Etihad Engineering to establish a new conversion site in Abu Dhabi to facilitate the conversion of Boeing 777-300ERs to cargo planes (777-300ERSF). The new facility, which will be certified by the United Arab Emirates Civil Aviation Authority, the United States Federal Aviation Administration and the …

Israel Aerospace and Etihad Engineering sign agreement to convert Boeing 777-300ER passenger planes to cargo planes Etihad Engineering and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) on Wednesday signed an agreement to establish a facility in Abu Dhabi that will convert Boeing 777-300ER passenger planes into cargo planes. Etihad Engineering will capitalize on its expertise and extensive capabilities …

Dr Richard Ahlfeld. Image credit: fergusburnett.com Artificial Intelligence (AIE) engineering software Monolith AI has announced a Series A funding of £ 8.5million, bringing its total capital raised to £ 10.6million. The round was led by New York-based global private equity and venture capital firm Insight Partners, with existing investors Pentech and Touchstone supporting the round. …

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WV News) – Prospective aviators and engineers got their first glimpse of flight training on Saturday at Bridgeport. The skies were clear and all systems were in place for youth and adults to launch bottle rockets and fly model airplanes on Day 2 of the Carl Hopkins Aviation Expo held at Bridgeport Recreation …

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Joby Aviation, the flying taxi company that aims to fill the skies with quieter and greener planes, debuted on the stock exchange today. Here’s what you need to know: What is Joby? Based in Santa Cruz, California, Joby (one of Fast business‘s Most Innovative Companies of 2021) is a venture capital-backed aerospace company that manufactures …

Richard Reese ‘Dick’ Price WILLIAMSBURG – Retired Air Force Col. Richard Reese “Dick” Price, 84, of Patriots Colony, died suddenly of a heart attack on Saturday, July 31, 2021. He was predeceased by his mother, Viola Price; father, Reese Price; brother, Thomas Price; and his beloved son, Kenneth Reese Price. Colonel Price is survived by …

(CNN) – When most students take a gap year between high school and college, it’s usually a backpacking adventure or gaining work experience and saving before college. But Zara Rutherford isn’t most people. On August 11, the 19-year-old sets out on the journey of his life: a 32,000-mile journey around the world. More than that, …

Collins Aerospace is developing a next-generation flight control computer, Perigon, initially for military rotorcraft, keeping an eye out for other types of aircraft as well. (Collins Aerospace) The use of multi-core processors, an input / output (I / O) card and a high-speed backplane are among the key elements giving Collins Aerospace the ability to …

On August 4, the Michigan Department of Transportation (DOT) tweeted the closure of M-32, a freeway west of Alpena, for five hours the next day. The closure was supposed to allow the first movement of its kind on US highways, military planes. The next day, four A-10 Thunderbolt IIs voluntarily landed on the highway strip …

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A professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington develops advanced helmets to ensure that members of the military are as protected as possible against explosions and other types of attacks. Ashfaq Adnan received a three-year, $ 1.5 million grant from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to develop a …

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When Mary Wallace “Wally” Funk hit the limit of space aboard the first crewed flight of Blue Origin’s New Shepard capsule earlier today, it marked the end of a journey she began. 60 years ago. In 1961, she became the youngest member of what would later become known as “Mercury 13”, a group of accomplished …

General Motors announced an investment of more than $ 71 million to establish a new campus in Pasadena, Calif., For GM’s advanced design center operations, an initiative that will significantly increase the center’s capacity and create more jobs In the region. The move of the facility from its existing North Hollywood space to the nearly …

GM is boosting Socal’s expansion with its latest announcement to build a new campus in Pasadena, California. The campus will house the operations of GM’s advanced design center. Thus, the auto giant plans to invest more than $ 71 million to build the campus. Currently, their Design Center is located in North Hollywood. Why the …

KOLKATA: Problems are brewing in Air India’s aeronautical engineering unit following management’s decision to cut gross wages by 20% on top of the 40% cut in allowance last year. Neither AI nor any of its subsidiaries other than Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL) were invited to participate in the second pay cut. In the …

Renee Wootton dreamed of becoming a pilot all her life. When she reached this milestone, her next quest quickly turned into an astronaut. Proud wife of Tharawal, Renee is passionate about aviation, as well as fighting climate change and empowering more women in STEM careers; plea which led to his appointment as STEM Superstar in …

By Gadiosa Lamtey Dar es Salaam. The National Institute of Transport (NIT) could become a training center for Airbus Aircraft in Africa, it was revealed this weekend in Dar es Salaam. This comes as NIT has already trained 75 aircraft maintenance technicians since 2015.Speaking shortly after receiving aeronautical engineering training equipment as government support through …

Last year, manufacturers had to slow production at several of their sites amid complications from the pandemic. Despite the setbacks, Airbus has announced that it is on track to have its highly anticipated A321XLR ready to enter service in 2023. Airbus is making great strides with its A321XLR program. Photo: Airbus Make it bigger Earlier …

SIR Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take to space on Sunday, July 11, 2021. But who will join him in this exciting mission? Here’s what we know about the Unity 22 crew. 7 The Virgin Galactic crew who will fly into space on Sunday, July 11, 2021Credit: AP Who’s on the Virgin Galactic crew? Virgin …

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, are revolutionizing surveying and inspection tasks that once required manned aircraft. Two academics from the University of Canterbury are working to take this capability to the next level, to enable drones to use tools with high precision in the air in harsh and changeable environments. Left to right: Prof. …

Speakers at the Pierre Claeyssens event remember the ultimate sacrifices COURTESY PHOTOSCaptain Charlie Plumb, former Navy fighter pilot and prisoner of war for six years, will speak today at the Santa Barbara cemetery, where the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation will present him as keynote speaker during its July 4th celebration. After spending over 2,000 days …

Express news service GUNTUR: On July 11, Sirisha Bandla will be the first person from Andhra Pradesh and the second woman born in India to fly into space. The 34-year-old, born in Tenali in the Guntur District and raised in Houston, Texas, USA, is one of six crew members of VSS Unity – the suborbital …

Who is Sirisha Bandla: Indo-American Sirisha Bandla is set to join Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson on a trip to space with four other members. Bandla will take off in Virgin Galactic’s winged rocket from New Mexico. Sirisha Bandla will be the backbone of the operation, which plans to launch a test space flight on …

In order to attract new investment, Karnataka should soon come up with a new aerospace and defense policy. The state is also apparently committed to becoming a defense and technology hub in the country. Many global players have also confirmed their presence in the aerospace and aerospace park SEZ (Special Economic Zone) set up by …

Doha: Qatar Aeronautical Academy celebrated the graduation of a new class of its students in a virtual ceremony. Despite the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), the Academy has continued to deliver its programs and training through distance education and digital learning, which major international educational institutions have been using since 2019. Since the start of the pandemic, …

MARINE Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a company of Lockheed Martin Co., Stratford, Connecticut, is awarded a modification of $ 735,903,127 (P00004) to the previously awarded firm price contract N00019-20-C-0047. This amendment increases the scope of nine low-throughput initial production CH-53K heavy-lift aircraft of Lot Five and associated aircraft, programmatic and logistical support. The work will be …

Ottawa-based company whose cutting-edge technology keeps engines running smoothly in everything from search-and-rescue helicopters to fighter jets, receives a new lease of life from the green energy sector after sales to the The aviation industry took a nosedive during the pandemic. Gastops specializes in sensors that detect and measure metal contaminants in engine oil – …

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The stakes in 21st century warfare are rising rapidly. Israel’s Defense Ministry has partnered with a contractor called Elbit Systems Ltd to develop the world’s first airborne laser weapon capable of firing drones from the sky, in addition to other flying targets, according to a statement released Monday by officials, in a first report of …

Through Lisa Gordon | June 21, 2021 Estimated reading time 9 minutes, 30 seconds. A brand new institute at the University of Waterloo will harness the power of academia to address the social, environmental and economic challenges that threaten the sustainability of aviation and aerospace. The Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Aeronautics (WISA) – officially approved …

Terri Walker-Spoonhour, Alion Alion Science and Technology secured a $ 72 million order with a 60 month performance period for Endurance UAS, Tactical UAS, Soldier UAS, and Office Aviation Command Control and Effects Army Program Executive, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Office or UASPO. Alion was awarded this contract as part of the Department of Defense …

Ibom Air of Nigeria to add old Air Sinai A220s 30.05.2021 – 23:03 UTC The fate of two A220-300s once operated by EgyptAir’s specialist subsidiary for Tel Aviv Ben-Gurion flights, Air Sinai (4D, Cairo Int’l), has become clearer after Nigerian media revealed they would operate for Ibom Air (QI, Uyo). Commercial director George Uriesi told …