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The 2013 Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook

The 2013 Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook

AlixPartners, the global advisory firm, today released the findings of its annual Asia Aerospace & Defense Industry Outlook. Set against a highly fluid global marketplace for airlines, aerospace and defense manufacturers, and service and maintenance companies, Asia-Pacific remains a profitable […]


Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Has Successfully Launched Spacecom’s AMOS-4

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Has Successfully Launched Spacecom’s AMOS-4

AMOS-4, built by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for Spacecom, was successfully launched last night (August 31, 2013) from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, aboard a ZENIT 3SLB launcher. This morning (September 01, 2013) the satellite separated from the launcher’s last stage and has […]


The 50th Paris Air Show Manages a Few Surprises for the Defence Industry

The 50th Paris Air Show Manages a Few Surprises for the Defence Industry

The 50th Paris Air Show this year offered some anniversary surprises, however more or less expected, starting with the large Russian defence industry exposure. While almost hiding out in the static display area, the newly upgraded Russian jet fighter Sukhoi […]


Russia Set to Launch 4 GLONASS Satellites This Year

Russia Set to Launch 4 GLONASS Satellites This Year

Russia plans to launch for more satellites for the GLONASS navigation system by the end of this year, the Aerospace Defense Forces head said on Saturday. “Three GLONASS satellites are scheduled to be launched on board of a Proton carrier […]


Pakistan Delivers First Batch of Turkish UAV Parts to Turkey

Pakistan Delivers First Batch of Turkish UAV Parts to Turkey

Pakistan Aeronautical Complex, Kamra handed over first batch of Turkish UAV (ANKA) parts to Turkish Aerospace Industry (TAI) in an impressive ceremony held during International Defence Exhibition & Fair (IDEF) at Istanbul, Turkey. After the signing ceremony, Mr Muharrem Dortkasli, […]


South Korea Orders FA-50 Fighters in $1Bn Deal

South Korea Orders FA-50 Fighters in $1Bn Deal

KAI announced on May 6th that the company concluded the contract for mass producing the FA-50, amounting to approximately 1.1 trillion won with The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (“DAPA”). In accordance with the contract, subsequent to the first mass production […]


Northrop Grumman At Latin America Aerospace And Defense 2013, Brazil

Northrop Grumman At Latin America Aerospace And Defense 2013, Brazil

Northrop Grumman Corporation will display an array of global defense and security capabilities including marine navigation and unmanned ground systems at the Latin America Aerospace and Defence (LAAD) exhibition 2013 in Rio de Janeiro. LAAD is one of the leading […]


Boeing to Consolidate Flight Training Facilities In North America

Boeing to Consolidate Flight Training Facilities In North America

Boeing (BA) today announced it is consolidating flight training capabilities in North America – including 787 flight and maintenance training – at the Boeing Flight Services training campus in Miami. The consolidation is part of a larger Commercial Airplanes focus […]


EADS: We Need to Close the Innovation Gap Between Aerospace and IT

EADS: We Need to Close the Innovation Gap Between Aerospace and IT

A high-tech Mars Rover vehicle is operated by processors from the last century. In this respect, games consoles are head and shoulders above them. It was with this metaphor that EADS’s CEO, Tom Enders, confronted the participants at the opening […]


 
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