Aerospace/Defense

Hong Kong Holiday Makers Drawn to the Northern Lights

BATH, England, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a spectacular start to the 2014 Northern Lights season following two strong solar flares that reached Earth this weekend, leading Northern Lights travel compa...

2014-09-16 16:16 1650

Honeywell Annual Program Offers Opportunity for High School Teachers to Join Astronaut Training & Development

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teachers of mathematics and science around the world, includingVietnam, are invited to apply for the 2015Honeywell Educators @ Space Academy (HESA) program, a simulated astronaut training and professional dev...

2014-09-15 16:29 1943

Air China and Kunming Airlines Start Codeshare

BEIJING, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and Kunming Airlines signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Kunming onSeptember 3, 2014, and the two carriers will start code share in the form of free marketing on each other's selected domestic flights fromSeptember 15, 2014. ...

2014-09-12 16:23 2425

Aerospace & Defence Market Opportunities in Central and Eastern Europe

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the tense situation over Ukraine a number of Central and Eastern European (CEE) states, particularlyPoland, Romania and the Baltic States, have announced their intention to increase defence expenditure to 2% of gross domestic product to meet the NATO r...

2014-09-09 17:00 1088

Airbus Defence and Space Cuts Production Time for Satellite Parts with Additive Manufacturing

SHANGHAI, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest generation of satellites from Airbus Defence and Space contain special clamps that join the body of the satellite to the feed and sub-reflector assembly at the top end. Clamps manufactured by conventional production methods did not meet the e...

2014-09-08 09:00 1651

Air China Starts Codeshare with China Express

BEIJING, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and China Express signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city ofGuiyang, Guizhou province on August 29, 2014, and the two carriers will start to share codes on each other's selected flights fromSeptember 1, 2014.

2014-08-29 21:48 2872

Altair Picks Malaysia As Hub In Southeast Asia

TROY, Mich., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair Engineering Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of leading US-based simulation technology and engineering services company Altair, has chosenKuala Lumpur as its new regional headquarters to spearhead its expansion plan inSoutheast Asia. The new off...

2014-08-28 08:00 1548

Frost & Sullivan: 4-D Printing to Usher in Age of Low-Labor, Fast-Paced Product Manufacturing

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Four-dimensional (4-D) printing develops materials that alter their properties and behaviors based on external stimuli such as changes in temperature. This advanced technology is poised to have a disruptive effect in multiple industries. In the...

2014-08-21 19:45 2944

Frost & Sullivan: Modernization Programs Buoy Defence Industries across the World

LONDON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapidly evolving markets will continually invest in their military spending and only due to challenging implementation of ambitious modernisation and indigenization programmes the expenditures will increase at a low pace and volume. Despite varying agendas, t...

2014-08-20 16:00 1148

Air China introduces "Sky Chef"

BEIJING, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Sino-French diplomatic relations. Now, Air China and French star chefs in the field of air catering based inParis have jointly introduced a number of French gourmet dishes onboard the carrier's fli...

2014-08-18 09:00 3677

Biocompatible Protective Coatings Widen Application Scope in Medical Devices, Finds Frost & Sullivan

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovations will surge in the protective coatings industry by 2020, giving rise to a range of improved biocompatible and durable coatings that enable implant devices for use in orthopedic, orthodontic and cardiac applications. The International...

2014-08-12 19:55 1781

Frost & Sullivan: Need for Platform Availability and Combat Readiness Strengthens Global Military Systems Support-in-Service Market

LONDON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owing to tight budgets, the Ministries of Defence (MoDs) in various countries are looking to bring down the cost of operations and maintenance without compromising on the availability of their key capabilities. This shift in focus from large-scale platform pro...

2014-08-06 16:00 1264

Scoot selects UTC Aerospace Systems C.A.R.E. program for Boeing 787 maintenance

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scoot Pte. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, has selected UTC Aerospace Systems to provide asset management and repair services for components on its Boeing 787 aircraft through a Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R...

2014-08-04 21:04 1690

Frost & Sullivan: Budget Stabilisation and Renewed Spending to Revive Global Military Training and Simulation Market

LONDON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global military training and simulation (T&S) market has been witnessing a downtrend, as a result primarily due to the sequestration on the United States Department of Defence budget since early 2013. As the US accounts for 68.4 percent of the total milit...

2014-07-31 19:08 1924

Frost & Sullivan: Falling Budgets Stimulate Investment in Efficient Security Technologies for Critical National Infrastructure in the UK

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continued, high threat perception in the critical national infrastructure (CNI) security market in theUnited Kingdom is driving increased investments in infrastructure security within the country. Protection of assets remains a top priority for the government...

2014-07-29 15:00 1076

MKU in Advanced Stage of Readiness to Comply With Force Protection Requirements of Philippines Armed Forces

KANPUR, India, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MKU Pvt. Ltd. a leading manufacturer of ballistic protection solutions for personnel and land-air-sea platforms participated in Asian Defence & Security (ADAS) 2014, the inaugural Defence, Security and Crisis Management Exhibition and Conference held i...

2014-07-24 00:16 874

Frost & Sullivan: Heavy Maintenance Segment Dominates the Military Support in Service Market

LONDON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The heavy maintenance segment has the highest potential for revenue generation among military support in services, as the defence sector is evolving into a support in service (SIS) oriented market. Expensive cost of new combat platforms purchase, along with b...

2014-07-22 15:00 1257

Routes Africa Marketing Awards Winners Announced

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kilimanjaro International Airport has been crowned overall winner of the Routes Africa Marketing Awards for the second year running. The winners of the 4th regional heat of the Routes Marketing Awards were announced last night during the Routes...

2014-06-24 22:45 1263

Aleris Zhenjiang Achieves Nadcap Accreditation for Aerospace Plate Production

ZHENJIANG, China, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris today announced that it has attained Nadcap accreditation for its new rolling mill in Zhenjiang, China, an industry standard for the production of aircraft aluminum plate and a prerequisite for inclusion on the Qualified Product List (QPL) for m...

2014-06-23 20:00 1810

SPUTNIX has Launched the First Russian Private Earth Remote Sensing Satellite

MOSCOW, June 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISC Kosmotras successfully launched a cluster of small spacecraft by the RS-20 rocket (Dnepr) on 20 June 2014. The first Russian private Earth remote sensing satellite of the SPUTNIX Company, named TabletSat-Aurora, was also set into its target orbit. (Logo: htt...

2014-06-21 01:28 1477
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