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Huntington Ingalls Industries Completes Acquisition of Camber Corp. And Forms New Technical Solutions Division

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Camber Corporation and formed a new operating division, HII Technical Solutions. The new division will be led by Andy Green, who will serve as an executive vice president of HII and president of HII Technical Solutions, reporting directly to HII… Read More ›

Construction complete on CAE’s new Dothan Training Center

– Army Fixed-Wing Flight Training Program to begin by first quarter calendar 2017- The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest military simulation and training event, CAE announced that it has completed construction and received the occupancy certificate for its new Dothan Training Center. Over the next two months, CAE and subcontractor… Read More ›

EASA signs a new Memorandum of Cooperation with SESAR

Today EASA signed a new Memorandum of Cooperation with the SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) at the EU High Level Conference on Drones in Warsaw. This new MoC replaces the existing agreement between EASA and SJU  to promote collaboration on SESAR 2020, the next phase of research and development (R&D) on air traffic management. The MoC… Read More ›

Bell Helicopter signs Memorandum of Understanding with IAR – Ghimbav Brasov

Romanian aerospace manufacturer will engage with American manufacturer to discuss potential collaboration on AH-1Z Viper attack helicopter Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with IAR – Ghimbav Brasov Group, a leading company in the Romanian defense and aerospace industry. To download images… Read More ›

Journalistic and economic values are, unfortunately, not correlated. For Now.

As long as digital publishing flattens the business value of content, there is little hope to improve the economics of news publishing. The problem needs to be addressed.The biggest failure of digital news platforms is their inability to assign a different economic value depending on a story’s type and quality.On a news site or an… Read More ›

Leonardo: the AW169 scores further global success

    Five AW169 orders from Lease Corporation International and Helikorea that will be delivered in 2016 and 2017 Specialist Aviation Services signed a Framework Agreement for a further six AW169s with deliveries expected between 2017 and 2019 Agreements for nearly 150 AW169s, including firm orders, framework contracts and options, signed to date by customers… Read More ›

Dassault to Showcase Growing Presence in Southeast Asia at 2016 Indonesian Business & Charter Aviation Summit.

Dassault Aviation will highlight the expanding popularity of its Falcon Jet business aircraft line among Southeast Asian operators at this year’s Indonesian Business & Charter Aviation Summit, which begins on September 7. Falcon Jets are tailor made for the demanding operating conditions of the region, in particular their great versatility, their airport performance and their… Read More ›

DigitalGlobe’s IKONOS Satellite Retired After 15 Years of On-Orbit Operation.

IKONOS took first publicly available high resolution images of Earth when launched in 1999 Satellite operated 15+ years – more than double its expected life Captured world events and tragedies including Olympic villages and post-9/11 Manhattan     DigitalGlobe’s IKONOS commercial imaging satellite, built by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], was retired on March 31 after… Read More ›

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