DARPA has settled on a winged design for its spaceplane that would be propelled by a version of Aerojet Rocketdyne’s AR-22 engine
The autonomous air vehicle project is part of the Boeing NeXt program, which is targeted toward developing aero technology that can promote next generation urban, regional and global mobility.
There is a major push in aerospace to use predictive maintenance analytics and AI as a means of reducing the occurrence of unplanned maintenance.
Teledyne e2v re-engineered its commercial-grade microprocessors to make it possible for use in Thales Alenia Space's European satellite missions.
The tool suite will make it easy for avionics customers to certify their systems as they upgrade their 604-based legacy PowerPC chips to the newer e500 and e600 chips, according to LDRA.
A research group has developed a transmitter that achieves a communication speed of 105Gbit/s using the frequency range from 290GHz to 315GHz.
Xilinx has announced its space-grade Virtex-5QV devices provide scalability and flexibility throughout their operational life in space on-board Iridium NEXT satellites.