Aerospace/Defense

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 1861

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 2585

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 4983

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 2764

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 3176

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 3279

Nomination Period Extended to Recognize Game-Changing Projects and Individuals for the 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Awards

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to a late surge in nominations, the Manufacturing Leadership (ML) Awards announced that the deadline has been extended toJanuary 16, 2015. The ML Awards honor visionary businesses and individuals shaping the future of global manufacturi...

2014-12-17 00:54 2163

Air China Receives Facebook Award

BEIJING, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jayne Leung, president for Facebook Greater China, met He Zhigang, general manager for Air China's marketing department, at Air China headquarters onDecember 9, 2014. Leung highly praised Air China's brand promotion and marketing innovation with overseas soc...

2014-12-16 11:02 2584

CoorsTek to Acquire Covalent Materials Corporation

GOLDEN, Colorado and TOKYO, Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoorsTek, Inc. the world's largest engineered ceramics manufacturer, and Covalent Materials Corporation, a leading Japanese engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that CoorsTek has reached a definitive agreement with the Carlyle ...

2014-12-09 13:24 2346

Global Military Helicopters Market Takes Wing Despite Budget Cuts, Finds Frost & Sullivan

LONDON, Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Repeated budget cuts and frozen orders have blurred promises of market recovery in the global military market, especially across Western regions. The adoption of remotely piloted aircraft systems seems to make manned helicopters further irrelevant. Nevertheles...

2014-12-03 21:16 1221

Military Radar market continues on growth trajectory, says Strategy Analytics

BOSTON, Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Early warning and surveillance along with fire control radars will account for around 76 percent of the global military radar market over the 2013 to 2023 forecast timeframe with the total market growing to over$18.5 billion. The Strategy Analytics Advanced De...

2014-12-03 00:05 1302

Aviation Finance Company Parent Stellwagen Buys A Stake In Volito Aviation Services

DUBLIN, Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellwagen Finance Company, the parent company of Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) ofDublin, Ireland announced the purchase of Volito Aviation Services A.B. (VAS) ofSweden together with its Irish subsidiary. The acquisition will be completed in two stage...

2014-12-01 21:00 2447

Need for High Throughput Connectivity in Defence Drives Satcom Applications Globally

LONDON, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The demand for high throughput military satcom (MilSatCom) applications is growing as the use of unmanned aerial systems and implementation of command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance ofC4ISR systems increase....

2014-11-26 18:00 1280

Air China and Air New Zealand Agree Strategic Alliance

BEIJING, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China and Air New Zealand have today signed a Statement of Intent that will pave the way for a strategic alliance on services betweenChina and New Zealand. Air China and Air New Zealand agree strateg...

2014-11-21 16:58 3230

Air Canada Expands Introduction of Boeing 787 Dreamliners to More Asia Routes from Vancouver

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Canada today announced it will expand the introduction of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft featuring the airline's new International Business Class and Premium Economy seating to more of its routes toAsia from Vancouver including Be...

2014-11-20 00:00 1688

2014 Global Terrorism Index: Number of Lives Lost to Terrorism Increased 61% YOY; Number of Countries Experiencing 50 or More Deaths Increased 60% YOY

LONDON, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- * There were almost 10,000 terrorist attacks recorded in 2013 representing a 44% increase on 2012, resulting in nearly 18,000 deaths representing a 61% increase from the previous year. * 24 countries experienced more than 50 deaths in 2013, increasing 60...

2014-11-18 08:01 2305

Technological Advancements Enable Civil Helicopters to Embrace Harsher Environments, Finds Frost & Sullivan

LONDON, Nov. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The civil helicopter market is still slowly recovering from the economic downturn as emerging economies renew and expand their helicopter fleets. In the commercial segment, buoyant demand from the oil and gas industry foroffshore transportation coupled with a...

2014-11-14 18:00 2103

Aleris Zhenjiang Qualifies To Supply COMAC In China For C919 Program

CLEVELAND, Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris today announced that the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) has qualified the company's new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Zhenjiang, China, to supply aluminum plate for COMAC's C919 commercial aircraft program. Logo...

2014-11-12 10:00 2432

RS Components Collaborates with Mattel to Send Superman into Space

SINGAPORE, Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has collaborated with Mattel via its electronics engineering DesignSparkc...

2014-11-10 11:00 4123

Air China and Air Canada to Form Comprehensive Strategic Alliance, Strengthening Canada-China Network

BEIJING and MONTREAL, Nov. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Canada and Air China Limited today announced that the airlines have concluded a memorandum of understanding setting out the main principles for a comprehensive revenue sharing joint venture providing for an enhanced partnership on routes betw...

2014-11-08 20:43 3224
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