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  • ATK-Orbital merger 'to go ahead despite ISS launch disaster'


    ​The spectacular failure of the 28 October launch of an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket has delayed the company’s proposed merger with ATK by about a month, but not derailed the deal.


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  • Predator B demonstrates ability to automatically avoid air traffic


    ​General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has come a step closer to developing a viable sense and avoid (SAA) system...


  • ATK-Orbital merger 'to go ahead despite ISS launch disaster'


    ​The spectacular failure of the 28 October launch of an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket has delayed the company’s...


  • Morphing wings flight trials promise leap in efficiency – NASA


    NASA morphing wing project aims for surge in aeroefficiency


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  • Predator B demonstrates ability to automatically avoid air traffic

    News | 26 Nov 2014 14:30 | Dan Parsons

    ​General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has come a step closer to developing a viable sense and avoid (SAA) system for unmanned air vehicles (UAVs), a major requirement for UAVs to share the US national airspace with manned aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Predator-B-demonstrates-ability-to-automatically-avoid-air-traffic-406464/
  • Key combustor technology for GE9X enters testing

    News | 21 Nov 2014 00:51 | Stephen Trimble

    ​GE Aviation has launched a two-year series of rig tests of a new combustor material that is critical to achieving the fuel efficiency and reduced emissions targets for the GE9X turbofan engine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Key-combustor-technology-for-GE9X-enters-testing-406346/
  • ATK-Orbital merger 'to go ahead despite ISS launch disaster'

    News | 20 Nov 2014 13:20 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The spectacular failure of the 28 October launch of an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket has delayed the company’s proposed merger with ATK by about a month, but not derailed the deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATK-Orbital-merger-to-go-ahead-despite-ISS-launch-disaster-406311/
  • Airbus logistics: from tiny fish to small whale – and now a bigger Beluga

    News | 18 Nov 2014 16:12 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Now that Airbus has pushed the “go” button to develop an A330-based successor to its fleet of five A300-600ST “Beluga” oversized transports, it’s a good time to look back on the critical role these distinctive aircraft have played in turning the dream of knitting French, German, Spanish and British aerospace manufacturers into a single company.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-logistics-from-tiny-fish-to-small-whale-and-now-a-bigger-Beluga-406205/
  • Robospace: Star moments in robotic space exploration

    News | 14 Nov 2014 17:06 | Dan Thisdell

    ​At the end of a week that saw the European Space Agency turn heads the world over by achieving the first-ever soft landing on a comet, we look at the most dazzling achievements in five decades of robotic space exploration.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Robospace-Star-moments-in-robotic-space-exploration-406098/
  • Morphing wings flight trials promise leap in efficiency – NASA

    News | 07 Nov 2014 18:10 | Dan Thisdell

    NASA morphing wing project aims for surge in aeroefficiencyhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Morphing-wings-flight-trials-promise-leap-in-efficiency-NASA-405807/