2019-04-08 - George Leopold

First Data Platform Certified by Avionics Group

FACE Consortium promotes open standards to achieve common, interoperable avionics.

2019-04-05 - Dylan McGrath

Cadence Expand into System Analysis Market

Cadence is moving beyond EDA into the systems analysis market, initially with an electromagnetic field solver but with plans to…

2019-04-05 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

Sabrewing Aircraft Commercialize VTOL Aircraft

The Aleut's, a native Alaskan tribe and the Sabrewing Aircraft Company, have signed an agreement valued at up to $43…

2019-03-28 - George Leopold

Boeing 737 MAX: A Question of Ethical Engineering

The saga of Boeing’s 737 MAX serves as a case study in engineering incompetence, and in engineering ethics – or…

2019-03-21 - Junko Yoshida

Boeing 737 Max: Is Automation at Fault?

Why the catastrophic plane crashes of Indonesia's Lion Air last October and another by Ethiopian Airlines last week should be…

2019-03-18 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

Aerospace & Defense Sector Growing

The military and aerospace industry suffers from a big case of “it depends.”

2019-03-13 - George Leopold

DARPA Hopes to Revolutionise Access to Space

DARPA has settled on a winged design for its spaceplane that would be propelled by a version of Aerojet Rocketdyne’s…

2019-03-07 - Mary E. Shacklett

Autonomous Air Passenger Vehicles to Shorten Your Commute

The autonomous air vehicle project is part of the Boeing NeXt program, which is targeted toward developing aero technology that…

2019-02-19 - Hailey Lynne McKeefry

RISC-V: A Boon for Military and Aerospace

RISC-V is getting attention from just about every vertical market, but it offers a number of particular benefits for military/aerospace…

2019-02-12 - Mary E. Shacklett

Analytics AI to Keep Planes in the Sky

There is a major push in aerospace to use predictive maintenance analytics and AI as a means of reducing the…