Technology en Airbus reaps innovation from yacht design project <div class="field-deck"> Airbus engineers and top racing sailors team up to try and produce the world’s fastest yacht. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The America’s Cup in June brings together maritime sportsmen and aeronautical engineers to create high-speed yachts that are designed to fly.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology ATW Plus Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:11:00 +0000 244991 at Airbus ICAO stresses need for cyber resilience <div class="node-body article-body">The president of the ICAO Council, Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu, has welcomed a declaration restating the air transport sector’s commitment and unity toward achieving resilience against cyber attacks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Security Daily News Technology Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:55:00 +0000 244141 at NAVBLUE airport mapping database earns EASA LoA 2 certification <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus subsidiary NAVBLUE has obtained a Letter of Acceptance (LoA) Type 2 certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the airport mapping database element of its Airport+ product, the company said April 5.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology Airports & Routes Wed, 05 Apr 2017 18:55:00 +0000 243751 at Boeing debuts innovation unit, invests in two tech companies <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has created an internal “innovation cell” called Boeing HorizonX, which will focus on transformative aerospace technologies, innovative manufacturing and new business models, the company said April 5.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Manufacturers Technology Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:22:00 +0000 243681 at Boom Supersonic receives $33 million for passenger travel <div class="node-body article-body">Boom Supersonic has received a new $33 million round of funding for its work to create supersonic passenger travel.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Technology ATW Plus Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:53:00 +0000 243131 at <p>Rendering of XB-1 supersonic demonstrator</p> Boom Technology Aviation Technology Achievement: NAVBLUE <div class="field-deck"> “This technology allows flight crews to make informed decisions in their route planning.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NAVBLUE’S N-Flight solution is integrated with a flight planning algorithm and a hazard forecast model, providing flight crews with accurate advance warning.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:00:00 +0000 241921 at Airbus Transport Canada adopts new rules for UAVs <div class="node-body article-body">Responding to a reported tripling of recreational unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) incidents since 2014, Transport Canada issued new operational rules March 16, effective immediately. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulation Daily News Safety Technology ATW Plus Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:36:00 +0000 241581 at <p>Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau announces new UAV measures at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.</p> Transport Canada US ATC would separate from government under Trump 2018 budget proposal <div class="node-body article-body">US air traffic control would be taken out of FAA and placed under the management of an independent agency under President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:36:00 +0000 241441 at <p>President Trump at the White House</p> President Trump at the White House Lion Air Group to boost digital growth strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia’s Lion Air Group will implement an electronic flight bag (EFB) strategy on its incoming fleet of Boeing 737 MAX 8s, which will be used for its subsidiary Batik Air Malaysia. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News Technology ATW Plus Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:22:00 +0000 239921 at UPS tests UAV launched from delivery truck’s roof <div class="node-body article-body">United Parcel Service (UPS) has conducted a test delivery in which an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) launched from the top of a delivery truck and carried a package in a residential area.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daily News Technology ATW Plus Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:22:00 +0000 239731 at <p>An octocopter delivery drone made by Workhorse Group launches from the roof of a UPS delivery truck.</p> UPS