Aerospace

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Briefs: Software
Learn about a cyber risk assessment methodology tailored for small UAVs.
Briefs: Aerospace
See how the US military can decrease risk to air and ground combatants by causing adversaries to expend resources.
Briefs: Aerospace
Well-calibrated imagery helps to distinguish between small UAVs and birds of similar size and dimensions.
Briefs: Motion Control
A new study explores the dynamics behavior of the parallel mechanism mounted UAV.
INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

A new technology developed by Los Alamos National Laboratory and Honeywell is providing needed atmospheric environment information to the aerospace industry. The device, called TinMan, has...

INSIDER: Propulsion

On April 19, NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft in history to make a powered, controlled flight on another planet. The solar-powered helicopter first became airborne...

INSIDER: Propulsion

Gas turbine engines often are considered the “heart” of airplanes and ships. Purdue University innovators looking for new solutions to reduce emissions and enhance operations of...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

As the U.S. Air Force extends the operational service life of the B-52 Stratofortress into the 2050s, it has selected Collins Aerospace to design and develop a new wheel and carbon...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Bell Textron Inc. and the U.S. Army have agreed to terms on the execution of the second phase of the Competitive Demonstration and Risk Reduction (CD&RR)...

INSIDER: Materials

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is partnering with 16 industrial partners on the MASTRO project, which is tasked with...

On-Demand Webinars: Aerospace

Digital technologies applied to military electronics are fueling the rapid transformation of integrated communication systems. By applying common...

INSIDER: Aerospace

To realize the future of autonomous airborne delivery, flight system and Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) specialist Airwayz is testing drone fleets from multiple delivery companies to...

Products: Test & Measurement
Conductive gaskets, an explosive atmosphere test branch, and hydraulic aircraft sealing systems.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
See how a nanocomposite thermoplastic called HX5 can stop EMI.
Articles: Data Acquisition
Advancements in electric and autonomous vehicles have sparked renewed excitement about the integration of battery power in aviation.
Articles: Data Acquisition
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation software estimates the trajectory of separation between the aircraft and the store. But how reliable is the CFD model in real-life situations?
Application Briefs: Aerospace
LITENING pods carry out targeting, surveillance, intelligence, search and rescue, and humanitarian relief missions.
Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
A robotized system automatically removes primers and other protective coatings from F-35 wing components.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
This research establishes a fundamental understanding of the characteristics of event-based sensors.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Low-impact sensors close a gap in the U.S. space weather observation network.
Briefs: Aerospace
A novel feedback system provides physical therapists with real-time information about quality of head and trunk movement during exercise.
Briefs: Aerospace
A new way of assembling individual nanostructures will facilitate better design principles for plasmonic photonic devices.
INSIDER: Aerospace

MIT has developed insect-sized drones with unprecedented dexterity and resilience. The aerial robots are powered by a new class of soft actuator that allows them to withstand the...

INSIDER: Aerospace

RMIT University aerospace engineers used machine learning to design new drone propellers, then 3D-printed several of the most promising prototypes for experimental acoustic testing. The prototypes...

INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA is set to start high-voltage functional ground testing of the agency’s first all-electric X-plane, the X-57 Maxwell, which will perform flights to help develop certification...

Articles: Software
What is SOSA? Learn about its beginnings, its objectives, and if it's here to stay.
Upcoming Webinars: Aerospace
6 Ways to Reduce Aerospace and Defense Program Risk

This presentation describes how a development environment employing a complete digital twin of the platform electrical system reduces program risk. It discusses the importance of employing a mature and fully functional, multi-domain digital thread to enrich the digital twin throughout...

INSIDER: Aerospace

In 2018, passengers onboard a flight to Australia experienced a 10-second nosedive when a vortex trailing their plane crossed into the wake of another flight. The collision of these vortices...

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