Aerospace/Defense

Singapore Aero Engines Services Ltd. Signs a Multi-year Engineering Partnership Deal With Tata Technologies

SINGAPORE, February 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore Aero Engines Services Ltd. (SAESL) today announced a partnership with Tata Technologies, a leading global provider of engineering services and manufacturing enterprise IT to launch a Global Engineering Centre (GEC) that will help provide co...

2015-02-12 23:51 2042

'UAE Drones for Good Award' Announces Winner of US$1 Million International Prize

        DUBAI, UAE, Feb. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The winners of the first 'UAE Drones for Good Award', the largest award of its kind in the world, were announced today in the presence of His Highness Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE ministers and international dignitaries. The competit...

2015-02-09 10:30 1985

CPaT Expands into Asia Pacific Region with New Office Locations

HOUSTON, Feb. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CPaT, the world leader in computer-based training (CBT) for the airline and aviation industries, is opening nine new office locations inAsia in conjunction with new exclusive Representative agreements with World Airline Training and Services (WATS) and Flight...

2015-02-06 10:33 2722

Northrop Grumman's APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar Production to Begin for International F-16s

BALTIMORE, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than four months after completing all design reviews, Northrop Grumman's (NYSE: NOC) APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR) has received its first production order from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA...

2015-02-03 03:40 1712

Commercial RF GaN Market Finally Arrives says Strategy Analytics

BOSTON, Feb. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- While military applications continue to experience strong growth in GaN device usage, commercial applications for the technology are finally seeing widespread adoption. The recently released Strategy Analytics Advanced Semiconductor Applications (ASA) spreadsh...

2015-02-02 21:00 1368

Safe Cities: The Most Advanced Programs will be Rolled Out in the US and Europe

LONDON, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- What are the threats our cities are facing and is the world equipped to respond to new and more sophisticated attacks? Approaches to law enforcement and city safety have evolved significantly over the last 20 years as information and communication technology...

2015-01-29 21:29 1743

Sim-Industries Is Now Lockheed Martin Commercial Flight Training

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sim-Industries, a leading provider of commercial aviation training solutions, has changed its name toLockheed Martin Commercial Flight Training (LMCFT). (NYSE: LMT) Sandy Samuel has been appointed to lead the organi...

2015-01-27 00:31 2236

Commercial Flight Training and Simulation Relies on New Aircrafts and Stiffer Training Standards to Sustain Market

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The commercial flight training and simulation market is witnessing limited growth. Initial pilot training has declined significantly inNorth America and Europe as interest in a pilot career is low. Even in regions where interest is stronger, th...

2015-01-22 20:45 1876

SpaceBillboard, the First Billboard in Space Ready for Launch

LEUVEN, Belgium, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SpaceBillboard, a supporter of innovative space research, is set to launch the world's first billboard in space in a milestone that marks the increasing importance of CubeSats in Space Exploration. Researchers at the KU Leuven University in Belgium ...

2015-01-22 11:00 2227

Agribotix Launches First On-Demand Data Processing Platform For Agricultural Drones

BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine being a farmer in the 21st century: Crop prices are highly variable, the climate is changing and global population growth demands higher yields from fewer cultivated acres. This is the new era of farming, where "precision agriculture" practice...

2015-01-20 02:30 3401

Aeroflot and SCA Sign Agreement for Additional 20 SSJ-100s

MOSCOW, Jan. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- JSC Aeroflot ("the Company"), Moscow Exchange ticker: AFLT) and JSC Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCA) have signed an agreement for an additional 20 of the latest Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150115/724686

2015-01-16 00:52 3252

Aleris Attains Qualification to Supply Airbus from Zhenjiang, China

CLEVELAND, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris announced today that its new rolling mill in Zhenjiang,China has attained qualification to supply aluminum aerospace plate to Airbus. This achievement establishes Aleris as a qualified supplier of aluminum plate from its Zhenjiang mill for use in th...

2015-01-14 22:11 2776

Frost & Sullivan Announces New Office in Southern California

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan, the global growth partnership company, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office inIrvine, California. The opening will enable the company to better meet the needs of an increased client base in the region.

2015-01-14 01:04 1669

Air China To Start Chengdu-Colombo Service In February

BEIJING, Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China will commence nonstop service fromChengdu to Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, on February 10, 2015, giving travelers easy access to a magical and romantic tropical land. Air China will operate its Chengdu-Colombo service CA425/6 with Airbus 330 ...

2015-01-13 17:26 3565

Global Aerospace Sector Presents Strong Opportunities for Electronic Manufacturing Service Providers

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aerospace and defense (A&D) original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) increasingly depend on electronic manufacturing service (EMS) providers to address risk management, logistics and aftermarket service needs. EMS providers with global a supply c...

2015-01-08 20:45 1752

Rogers Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Arlon, LLC

ROGERS, Connecticut, Dec. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Corporation (NYSE: ROG) ("Rogers" or the "Company"), a global leader in engineered materials solutions, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arlon, LLC, currently owned by Handy & Harman Ltd. (NASDAQ: HNH), for$1...

2014-12-20 02:18 2472

Air China Hosts the Market Opening Ceremony at the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong to Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of its Listing in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China Limited ("Air China" or "the Company," together with its subsidiaries, collectively "the Group") (HKEX: 753; LSE: AIRC; SSE: 601111: ADR OTC: AIRYY), has today hosted the market opening ceremony at the Stock Exchange ofHong Kong to celebrate the ...

2014-12-19 14:12 4825

Aleris To Sell Its Extrusions Business To Sankyo Tateyama, Inc.

CLEVELAND, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its aluminum extrusions business to Sankyo Tateyama, Inc., a Japanese building products and extrusions manufacturer. The sale includes four production facilities inEurope and one in ...

2014-12-19 03:54 2690

Etihad Airways Brings Momentous Year to a Close with Spectacular A380 and B787 Launch in Abu Dhabi

HONG KONG, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- * World's media gather in UAE capital to witness arrival of flagship aircraft * Both aircraft carry distinctive new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery * First public viewing of world's most luxurious cabin - The Residence by Etihad™ * New Etihad Airways...

2014-12-18 20:00 3048

Hong Kong Airlines to Codeshare with Etihad Airways

HONG KONG, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed airline, and Etihad Airways, the national airline of theUnited Arab Emirates, have signed a codeshare agreement to provide travellers with enhanced connections betweenAsia, the Middle East and Europe. Subje...

2014-12-17 12:33 3153