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Piaggio Aero Industries unveiled at the 2013 Paris Air Show today, the Piaggio Aero P.1HH “HammerHead”

– Unmanned Aerial System (UAS). The Piaggio Aero P.1HH HammerHead is a new, state-of-the-art Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) designed for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions whose combination of performance and operational characteristics is at the very top end of the UAS MALE category. The  P.1HH HammerHead technological demonstrator was designed and built in less […]

United Aircraft Corporation doubles revenues in six years, order book hits 25 billion Euros

– UAC President Mikhail Pogosyan announces new burst in growth as civil and military flagships debut at Paris Air Show – United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) president Mikhail Pogosyan today announced the Russian aviation conglomerate’s order book has reached 25 billion Euros as its growth programme accelerates. Mr Pogosyan revealed that UAC’s order book has reached […]

Vistajet expands fleet with Challenger 350 jet

Firm order for 20 Challenger 350 jets Options for 20 Challenger 350 jets Total order value of $1.035 billion US Challenger 350 aircraft to complete VistaJet’s modern platform fleet PARIS, June 18, 2013, VistaJet, the world’s leading Global business aviation company, today announced a transaction with Bombardier Aerospace for 40 Challenger* 350* jets, consisting of […]

Cobham to Provide Composite Aerostructures for Piaggio’s New Multirole Patrol Aircraft

Cobham has been selected by Piaggio Aero Industries to provide several major composite aerostructures for the new Piaggio Multirole Patrol Aircraft (MPA) under development with ADASI – Abu Dhabi Autonomous System Investments – a subsidiary of Tawazun. The Piaggio MPA – based on the P180 Avanti II platform – has a larger flying surface area […]

Lockheed Martin, CAE establish Canadian training alliance for the F-35 Lightning II

On the first day of the 2013 Paris Air Show, a new alliance between Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] and CAE [TSX and NYSE: CAE] was announced when officials from both companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for F-35 Lightning II training system support and services in Canada. CAE is a global leader in modeling, […]

AIA, Gov. Fallin Tout Value of Strong Government-Industry Partnership

The leadership of the Aerospace Industries Association joined with Gov. Mary Fallin of Oklahoma and representatives from the U.S. government and state delegations at the Paris Air Show today to discuss issues ranging from the impacts of sequestration budget cuts to the potential societal and economic benefits of unmanned aircraft systems and the value of […]

TE Connectivity previews advanced load sensors for structural health monitoring of aircraft

— Emerging Technology To Give Proactive Warning on Structural Health for Commercial Flight Control Systems — TE Connectivity (TE) previewed an emerging technology at the Paris Air Show today, giving industry professionals a first look at advanced load sensors (still in development) that will serve as part of a proactive warning system for aircraft structure […]

AAR Selected to Extend Airlift Support for U.S. Military

Largest airlift provider in Afghanistan chosen to renew support of DoD operations AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has exercised a renewal option for AAR to provide airlift support in Afghanistan through May 31, 2014. The option has a value of approximately $98 million and is part of a […]

LATAM Airlines Selects PurePower® Engines for Airbus Aircraft

LATAM Airlines has selected Pratt & Whitney PurePower PW1100G-JM engines to power its order of 42 firm A320neo family aircraft. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). “At LATAM we are committed to offering our customers world-class service,” said Roberto Alvo, chief corporate officer, LATAM. “In order to be best in […]

MOU between UAS CE and CESA

  Memorandum of understanding between the Unmanned Aerial System Center of Excellence (UAS CE) of Quebec and the UAV test & services center (CESA) (Bordeaux Aéroparc, France) International Paris Air Show – Le Bourget, June 18th, 2013 – The Unmanned Aerial System Center of Excellence (UAS CE) and the Bordeaux Technowest technopole, representative of the […]

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