Keyword: Aeronautics

Aerospace

Articles: Aerospace
There’s a better way to use light to communicate over long distances: lasers.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
The F3-R Rafale generates images in both the visible and infrared ranges.
Articles: Aerospace
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: Manufacturing & Prototyping

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: Defense
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: Aerospace

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: RF & Microwave Electronics
UAV designers need to understand the current and anticipated requirements to make an informed decision on incorporating transponders into an aircraft.
Products: AR/AI
Conductive gaskets, an explosive atmosphere test branch, and hydraulic aircraft sealing systems.
Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
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: Electronics & Computers
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...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
A company's first metal additively manufactured part took to the skies on a SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) test flight.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
A company was retrofitting older avionics and needed a CAD model of the panel to see how it would fit.
INSIDER: Aerospace

An intelligent parachute system deploys itself an emergency to bring the damaged drone safely to the ground. The system can be easily mounted to a drone at any time using a bayonet lock.

INSIDER: Aerospace

In aerospace research, flutter generally refers to undesired and self-sustained vibrations in turbine blades that can readily grow out of control, destroying them along with the engine and even the...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
The plan is to deploy the Protector aircraft in a variety of wide-ranging Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) operations.
Articles: Propulsion
OEMs should consider replacing traditional, silo-based approaches to systems engineering with a model-based strategy.
Articles: Unmanned Systems
Learn how to take on a “follow-the-wire” design approach.
INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA research projects are flying aboard a Boeing 787 Dreamliner as part of Boeing’s 2020 ecoDemonstrator program. Results from these flights will help continuing development of technology to...

INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA Ames researchers in the Vertical Motion Simulator (VMS) are designing the Human Landing System (HLS) to deliver humans to the lunar surface as part of the Artemis project. The...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
To date, the rear fuselage packers have been used in the production of over 500 aircraft.
Application Briefs: Data Acquisition
Learn about the The INTEGRITY-178 tuMP RTOS.