New techniques reduce risk for SLS as NASA steps up test campaign for Europa Clipper cargo version.
NEXA forecasts UAM; JAXA’s silent supersonics plan; Europe’s box-wing airliner; Japanese eVTOL flies; XTI advances TriFan; AI-enabled autopilot
Streamlining the regulations path led to a sea change in aircraft certification and innovation
Rewrite of Part 23 certification regulations for GA aircraft has unlocked the potential to keep up with advances in technology while still ensuring safety.
Technology for electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing air taxis is advancing rapidly, but is it making enough progress to enable urban air mobility?
While records are nice, the flight’s main purpose was to demonstrate significant improvements that will give customers confidence about operational flying.
NASA is researching rechargeable flow-battery technology that uses active electrochemical particles suspended in water-based liquid.
There are many unanswered questions in the Pentagon about the White House’s push to create a sixth branch of the U.S. armed forces.
Airlines around the world are wising up to the potential for low-cost long-haul travel, with Asian operators leading the way.
Faster metal 3D printing; Reykjavik drone delivery expands; Pentagon eyes medical delivery drones; DARPA tests fast autonomous scouts.