News - 5 Aug 2008
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and the world’s largest express transportation company, has launched its inaugural revenue flight using a Boeing 757 freighter. The new route provides...
News - 28 Jul 2008
Ultra-strong, high-temperature, high-performance permanent magnet compounds, such as Samarium Cobalt, are the mainstay materials for several industries that rely on high-performance motor and power...
News - 14 Jul 2008
Pratt and Whitney Canada is leading a groundbreaking aerospace industry-university research effort to investigate the potential use of biofuels for small and medium size engine...
News - 24 Feb 2008
Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading long-haul airlines, will today fly one of its Boeing 747 jumbo jets on biofuel from London Heathrow to Amsterdam -- becoming the first airline in the...
Article - 7 May 2020
The UK-based technology company Prismatic Ltd has announced the successful first flight of a solar-powered High Altitude, Long Endurance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (HALE UAV) called the PHASA-35.
Article - 18 Jan 2019
NASA is supporting research into the production of a new rechargeable liquid battery to fuel electric aircraft.
News - 28 Sep 2015
The airline industry has the ability to sustain significant fuel savings and greatly reduce its greenhouse emissions, according to the conclusions reached in a Virginia Tech led study for the Federal...
News - 8 Jul 2021
The aerospace industry is preparing for flying with hydrogen. In Hamburg, the world's third-largest aviation center, a new development platform is being launched to test the new technology from as...
Article - 23 Jul 2018
Federal regulatory agencies are devoting their resources to improving the environmental impacts of the aerospace industry.
News - 22 Nov 2018
From the time the first airplane took flight more than a century ago, nearly all aircraft in the sky have flown with the help of moving parts such as turbine blades, propellers, and fans, powered by...