Top News on Burt Rutan

  • Silicon Valley launches itself into space


    ​With Airbus cozying up to Silicon Valley and Facebook unveiling a high-altitude UAV designed to take the internet to where no wire has gone before, Flightglobal surveys the aerospace ambitions of tech world titans.


  • Other News for Burt Rutan

  • Northrop realigns Scaled Composites under advanced research unit


    ​Northrop Grumman has announced a major shakeup of its aerospace systems business, with its rapid prototyping arm...


  • OSHKOSH: Top 10 images from AirVenture, Day 1


    The AirVenture fly-in hosted by the Experimental Aircraft Association this week in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, attracts...


  • Virgin Galactic takes pragmatic approach to fatal spacecraft crash


    ​Virgin Galactic is focusing its efforts on the development of its next sub-orbital tourist spacecraft following the...


  • News Listings for Burt Rutan

  • Rutan enters seaplane market with SkiGull unveiling

    News | 11 Aug 2015 13:40 | Stephen Trimble

    Prolific aircraft designer Burt Rutan has emerged from a brief retirement to unveil a new seaplane design he claims can seat two people, fly up to 2,100nm (3,890km) non-stop, survive a 10g impact on rolling seas and fit inside the one-car garage of his lakeside home.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rutan-enters-seaplane-market-with-SkiGull-unveiling-415566/
  • Silicon Valley launches itself into space

    News | 07 Aug 2015 16:37

    ​With Airbus cozying up to Silicon Valley and Facebook unveiling a high-altitude UAV designed to take the internet to where no wire has gone before, Flightglobal surveys the aerospace ambitions of tech world titans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Silicon-Valley-launches-itself-into-space-415504/
  • Northrop realigns Scaled Composites under advanced research unit

    News | 06 Aug 2015 23:41 | James Drew

    ​Northrop Grumman has announced a major shakeup of its aerospace systems business, with its rapid prototyping arm Scaled Composites realigning under a newly formed “research, technology and advanced design organization”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-realigns-Scaled-Composites-under-advanced-research-unit-415484/
  • OSHKOSH: Top 10 images from AirVenture, Day 1

    News | 21 Jul 2015 03:24

    The AirVenture fly-in hosted by the Experimental Aircraft Association this week in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, attracts hundreds of thousands of people, tens of thousands of aircraft and countless amazing aviation photos.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-Top-10-images-from-AirVenture-Day-1-414829/
  • ANALYSIS: Where next, Virgin Galactic?

    News | 26 Jan 2015 10:01 | Dan Thisdell

    ​A 2014 that opened with great expectations that the era of privately funded personal spaceflight would finally begin ended with a crash, nowhere near spacehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Where-next-Virgin-Galactic-407537/
  • Virgin Galactic takes pragmatic approach to fatal spacecraft crash

    News | 15 Jan 2015 14:42 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Virgin Galactic is focusing its efforts on the development of its next sub-orbital tourist spacecraft following the fatal crash of the previous model in October 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-takes-pragmatic-approach-to-fatal-spacecraft-crash-407913/