Aerospace

February 17, 2008 - 6:00pm

Airbus’ Power8 restructuring program has so far done what its designers intended it to do at its inception in February 2007, achieving a reduction in overhead and costs while finding partners for the aerostructures sites the company wants to sell, according to Airbus president and chief executive officer Tom Enders. “Power8 is not only a cost-cutting program.

February 11, 2008 - 12:06pm

Two years ago EADS decided to tap Singapore’s strengths in science and technology by shifting part of its research and development effort here. Today, its investment in the Singapore Research and Technology Center (SRTC) appears to be reaping dividends, and the facility is now conducting work in four scientific areas, having reached a staff of 15 and an annual budget of approximately $1.7 million.

February 8, 2008 - 10:16am

Last month, Associated Air Center in Dallas delivered the second of three Airbus Corporate Jetliners purchased by the same customer. The interior amenities include a karaoke machine, an executive stateroom with lavatory and shower, and a cabin management system from Honeywell that features the Airshow moving map display. In December the independent completion and refurbishment center delivered its 10th ACJ.

February 8, 2008 - 10:16am

Last month, Associated Air Center in Dallas delivered the second of three Airbus Corporate Jetliners purchased by the same customer. The interior amenities include a karaoke machine, an executive stateroom with lavatory and shower, and a cabin management system from Honeywell that features the Airshow moving map display. In December the independent completion and refurbishment center delivered its 10th ACJ.

February 5, 2008 - 6:04am

William Hynett was named chief executive of B-N Group. Hynett, a former Royal Navy pilot, was the company’s marketing director.

February 5, 2008 - 6:04am

William Hynett was named chief executive of B-N Group. Hynett, a former Royal Navy pilot, was the company’s marketing director.

January 31, 2008 - 10:58am

Adam Aircraft founder Rick Adam–who left the fledgling Englewood, Colo. aircraft manufacturer last year–has resurfaced at AdamWorks, which aims to design and manufacture complete composite solutions for any industry, including aerospace. AIN spoke with him to find out more about his plans for the newly formed company.

January 28, 2008 - 6:07am

General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) president Ed Bolen added his voice to a growing chorus that is pushing for more government coordination and funding of aerospace research during his recent testimony on Capitol Hill. He said that aerospace is too important to the future of the U.S. for research to be determined on an ad hoc basis by a patchwork of federal agencies.

January 28, 2008 - 6:07am

General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) president Ed Bolen added his voice to a growing chorus that is pushing for more government coordination and funding of aerospace research during his recent testimony on Capitol Hill. He said that aerospace is too important to the future of the U.S. for research to be determined on an ad hoc basis by a patchwork of federal agencies.

January 17, 2008 - 5:41am

Britain’s Marshall Aerospace ended its role as factory-authorized service centers for Bombardier and Gulfstream. The Cambridge-based firm decided to focus its maintenance, repair and overhaul work on Cessna Citations, for which it is also an authorized service center.

 
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