Keyword: Aeronautics

Aerospace

News: Defense
One of the most impressive things about a trade show like AUSA 2021 is not just the tech on display, but the size of the tech on display.
News: Aerospace
After skipping a year in 2020 due to COVID, AUSA 2021 returned to Washington, DC and came back strong. Army strong some might say.
INSIDER: Test & Measurement

The largest missile ever to launch from Sandia’s Kauai Test Facility in Hawaii has shown the storied test range is still growing to meet the testing needs of advanced weapons systems....

Application Briefs: Software
The Hero-30 Loitering Munition System incorporates a high level of precision attack and abort capabilities.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
Thermoplastic composite materials (TPC) are gaining momentum for use in commercial airplanes and other aerospace applications, including electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Marotta’s patented approach starts with a 3D CAD model of choice that can meet varying ranges of end application specifications.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Data recorders, conduction-cooled chassis, robot chargers, and more.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Bell Textron Inc. has unveiled design concepts that incorporate Bell’s High-Speed Vertical Take-Off and Landing (HSVTOL) technology.
Briefs: Motion Control
The X2 Technology Demonstrator recently achieved a level flight speed over 250 knots, proving the basic concept of the coaxial compound configuration.
INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA’s trans-sonic truss-braced wing (TTBW) reduces drag during flight, which in turn reduces fuel consumption by up to 10 percent. This concept is part of an ongoing initiative by...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Researchers from the Air Force Research Laboratory developed and demonstrated additively manufactured, multi-material conformal control surfaces for aircraft wings. The technology...

Articles: Aerospace
There’s a better way to use light to communicate over long distances: lasers.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The F3-R Rafale generates images in both the visible and infrared ranges.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Innovation is carrying airborne technologies farther and higher than ever before, and avionic cooling practices have had to evolve to keep up.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
The Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER® helicopter recently flew two demonstrations before Army officials.
INSIDER: Propulsion

Collins Aerospace recently broke ground on a new wind tunnel that will help streamline the testing process for its Ram Air Turbine product line at the company’s...

INSIDER: Aerospace

For the first time in history, the U.S. Navy and Boeing demonstrated the Boeing MQ-25™ T1 unmanned aircraft refueling an F/A-18 Super Hornet in flight. During a test flight, the...

Articles: Aerospace
Learn about the ways to ensure that your composite designs are structurally sound.
Articles: Aerospace
The commercial aviation industry is taking critical steps towards zero-carbon aviation.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
This contract paves the way for the mass production of navigation units for subsequent launches of VEGA-C and other space missions.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Martin UAV will participate in the Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE).
INSIDER: Unmanned Systems

If radar signals move down from the clouds and into a city’s streets, there are suddenly many objects that can be mistaken for one another. Drones can easily be hidden on radar displays among...

Articles: Aerospace
UAV designers need to understand the current and anticipated requirements to make an informed decision on incorporating transponders into an aircraft.
Products: Aerospace
Conductive gaskets, an explosive atmosphere test branch, and hydraulic aircraft sealing systems.
Application Briefs: Defense
A robotized system automatically removes primers and other protective coatings from F-35 wing components.
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...

Application Briefs: Defense
Abaco’s hardware platforms will be deployed at the heart of a new helicopter cabin computer.
INSIDER: Aerospace

For drones with four propellers – also known as quadcopters – the failure of one motor is a big problem. When one rotor fails, the drone begins to spin on itself like a ballerina. This...

INSIDER: Aerospace

As air travel has increased, the challenge of keeping track of all the moving parts of an airport has only grown. A digital wireless airport communications system developed in part...