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Aerospace News

Wed, Oct 16, 2019

Boeing Building The Future Of Space At International Astronautical Congress 2019

Exhibition And Symposium In Washington, D.C. To Feature Starliner Simulator And Astrovan Crew Transport

Boeing will participate in International Astronautical Congress (IAC) 2019 next week at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., to celebrate our shared mission with NASA and global partners in this new age of space exploration and transformation.

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Tue, Oct 15, 2019

Gone West, Russian Cosmonaut Alexei Leonov

Was The First Person To Ever Walk In Space

The first person to walk in space has Gone West. Alexei Leonov passed away in Russia at the age of 85. Leonov was the first human to exit a space capsule in orbit during a mission in 1965. He was joined on the Voskhod 2 mission by Cosmonaut Pavel Belyayev, and both men nearly died during the mission.

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Tue, Oct 15, 2019

Airborne-Unmanned 10.15.19: FLIR Acquisition, Stratollite, Porsche-Boeing Partnership

Also: NBAA 2019 Schedule, DJI Mavic Mini, Department of Defense, Chula Vista PD Drones, Terra Drone

FLIR Systems has acquired the intellectual property (IP) and certain operating assets of Aria Insights, Inc. Previously known as CyPhy Works, Inc., Aria pioneered the development of tethered sUAS. Founded in 2008 by iRobot co-founder Helen Greiner and backed by several top technology investors, Aria notably developed the Persistent Aerial Reconnaissance and Communications (PARC) tethered drone. The company ceased operations in March 2019. World View claims to have reached an important milestone representing a key step towards the productization of persistent and navigational stratospheric flight. After achieving the goal of more than 30 days aloft with full navigational control, the Stratollite completed its 32-day mission over the weekend showcasing its enhanced long-duration flight capability. Prior to this mission, the longest Stratollite flight stood at sixteen days. This

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Tue, Oct 15, 2019

NRL Launches Space Weather Instrument On NASA Satellite

Will Measure Wind And Temperature Profiles For Atmospheric Research

A U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) instrument aboard NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) satellite will deliver unprecedented information to help scientists investigate how both terrestrial and solar weather impact the ionosphere, the ionized region of Earth’s upper atmosphere. ICON launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, Oct. 10.

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Three Space And Aviation Industry Veterans Join Virgin Galactic Holdings BOD

Wanda Austin, Craig Kreeger And George Mattson Nominated To The Board Of Directors

Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. and Virgin Galactic have announced that Wanda Austin, Craig Kreeger and George Mattson have agreed to join the board of directors of Virgin Galactic Holdings, Inc. (VGH), the company resulting from the pending business combination transaction involving SCH and Virgin Galactic. The board appointments are contingent on approval by SCH's shareholders and the completion of the business combination between SCH and Virgin Galactic.

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Successful Hot Firing Tests For Orion Completed

Airbus Orion-ESM Team Achieves Important Milestones

The Orion test engineers from Airbus are more than satisfied. From July to September, several mission-critical engine tests were successfully completed.

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Airborne 10.14.19: SJ30i 1st Flight!, Stolen Plane, Balloon Instructor

Also: AirShow Racing Series, Women In Aviation Advisory Board, Rolls-Royce RR300, Delta Flies 120 Girls To NASA
 
A much upgraded version of the speedy SJ30i light bizjet has taken to the skies... just in time to be able to strut its stuff for the upcoming NBAA Convention next week in Las Vegas, NV. SyberJet Aircraft’s SJ30i successfully completed the first flight of its SJ30i aircraft featuring an all-new cockpit based around the Honeywell Epic 2.0 avionics suite. The flight was conducted out of its Engineering and Product Development Center at the San Antonio International Airport (KSAT) and kicked off an 18-month certification test program which will culminate in an amended type certificate for the SJ30 -- followed by immediate deliveries. The Tennessee Highway Patrol’s Criminal Investigations Division (CID) began assisting the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department in an unusual burglary report from July 2019. Among items stolen from

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

EOS To Create Its Own Radar Microsatellite Constellation 'EOS SAR'

Moving Ahead On A Production Version Of Prototype

US-based EOS Data Analytics Inc. (EOS), a space portfolio company of Noosphere Ventures, has unveiled EOS SAR – a project to develop its own synthetic aperture radar (SAR) sensors intended for deployment in a constellation of microsatellites.

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Aerojet Rocketdyne Teams With NASA To Develop Novel Rocket Engine Technology

Will Use A Unique Combination Of 3D Printing Technologies To Enable Rapid Fabrication Of Complex Components

Aerojet Rocketdyne has entered into a Space Act Agreement with NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center to design and manufacture a lightweight rocket engine thrust chamber assembly using innovative additive manufacturing processes and materials. The goal of the project is to reduce manufacturing costs and make a thrust chamber that is easily scalable to support a variety of missions, including America’s return to the Moon and subsequent missions to explore Mars.

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Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Raytheon To Help Jet Propulsion Lab Explore The Universe

Wins Contract To Develop And Test New Space Systems

Raytheon will develop new space systems and flight software, and provide engineering, training and operations support for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, managed by Caltech, under a five-year, $150 million contract. The contract could potentially be worth $300 million over 10 years if all options are exercised.

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