Aircraft

Aircraft

GA-ASI Starts Flight Testing for Production Representative Gray Eagle Extended Range

Capital Aircraft Takes Flight, Integration of First Production Aircraft Begins Next Month SAN DIEGO – 8 December 2016 – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the commencement of flight testing for its MQ-1C Gray Eagle Extended...

Read More »
Aircraft

GA-ASI's Type-Certifiable Predator B Takes Flight

SAN DIEGO -28 November 2016 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Type-Certifiable Predator® B (TCPB) variant completed its first flight test at the company’s Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility near Palmdale, Calif.,...

Read More »
Aircraft

Boeing Delivers 10th 787 Dreamliner to Vietnam Airlines

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 25, 2016 - Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Vietnam Airlines celebrated the delivery of the flag carrier's 10th 787-9 Dreamliner today. "Vietnam Airlines is proud to welcome our 10th Boeing 787 Dreamliner on behalf of Vietnam Airlines, only 16 months after we took delivery of the first of these state-of-the-art new aircraft," said Phan Xuan Duc, Executive Vice President of...

Read More »
Fuels

Panasonic Avionics Partners with Safety Line to Deliver Airline Fuel Savings

LAKE FOREST, California, November 28, 2016 Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) and Safety Line today unveiled a strategic partnership that will enable airlines to benefit from significant fuel savings. Panasonic Weather Solutions (PWS) provides Safety Line with enhanced global weather forecast through real-time weather data collection from its TAMDAR sensors and FlightLink[TM] Iridium...

Read More »
Inspection Equipment

Nevada UAS Test Site Leads Groundbreaking FAA UAS Detection at Airports Pathfinder Program Air Operation

DENVER, Nov. 22, 2016 - The Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (cUAS) industry is gaining momentum as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) opens up the sky to public and commercial drone operators, and this week, the FAA and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS), managers of the FAA-designated Nevada UAS Test Site, teamed together with Northern Plains UAS Test Site to test...

Read More »
Gulfstream to Showcase Four-Living-Area G650ER at MEBAA 2016
Nozzles

Gulfstream to Showcase Four-Living-Area G650ER at MEBAA 2016

Interior Demonstrates Cabin Flexibility And Customization SAVANNAH, Ga., Nov. 21, 2016 - Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. is pleased to display three of its business jets at the Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) Show Dec. 6-8 in Dubai. The static display will include the company flagship Gulfstream G650ER as well as the high-performing Gulfstream G550 and the...

Read More »
Lockheed Martin Awarded $1.2 billion to Modernize Republic of Korea F-16s
Aircraft

Lockheed Martin Awarded $1.2 billion to Modernize Republic of Korea F-16s

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 21, 2016 - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a $1.2 billion contract to upgrade 134 F-16 aircraft for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF). The upgrades are based on the advanced F-16V configuration. Among the enhancements are an Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar, a modern commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)-based avionics subsystem, a large-format,...

Read More »
Cameras

Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro Drones enable advanced imaging.

Offering powerful imaging system, Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro, come with intelligence flight modes. Inspire 2 has CineCore 2.0 image processing system that is embedded into its airframe. Product captures 5.2K video at 4.2 Gbps for Adobe CinemaDNG RAW videos and uses CINESSD storage and holds 2 Zenmuse cameras. Phantom 4 Pro captures slow-motion 4K video up to 60 fps at maximum bitrate of 100...

Read More »
Aircraft

GA-ASI Offers Capital Aircraft to Support Humanitarian Efforts

Potential to Deliver Humanitarian Rations to 3,400 People Daily SAN DIEGO - 14 November, 2016 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA‑ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, announced today that it can provide a company-owned aircraft to support humanitarian relief efforts. “Angel...

Read More »

All Topics