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  • Sierra Nevada loses appeal against NASA Commercial Crew choice


    ​The US Government Accountability Office has put an end to Sierra Nevada Corporation’s dream of providing NASA with a lifting body spaceplane as part of the agency’s plan to replace the Space Shuttle’s astronaut-transport capability with spacecraft provided by the private sector.


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  • Sierra Nevada loses appeal against NASA Commercial Crew choice


    ​The US Government Accountability Office has put an end to Sierra Nevada Corporation’s dream of providing NASA with a...


  • F-35s deploying to US carrier in November might not be fully operational


    ​Plans to test a Lockheed Martin F-35C aboard a US aircraft carrier in November are on track, but both aircraft...


  • Boeing reports KC-46A loss, rejects wider concerns


    Boeing blames a wiring redesign on the KC-46A programme for a $272 million forward loss announced on 24 July in a...


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  • Government report urges FAA to study cyber-security

    News | 15 Apr 2015 00:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The Federal Aviation Administration's failure to adequately evaluate and model cyber-security risks has left the nation's air traffic control system vulnerable to cyber-based threats, says the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in a report released on 14 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Government-report-urges-FAA-to-study-cyber-security-411209/
  • Dutch Apache crew killed in Mali crash

    News | 18 Mar 2015 11:04 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Both crew members aboard a Netherlands Defence Helicopter Command Boeing AH-64D Apache were killed when their aircraft crashed during a training exercise in Mali on 17 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-Apache-crew-killed-in-Mali-crash-410297/
  • FAA’s air traffic systems vulnerable to cyber threats: report

    News | 03 Mar 2015 20:46 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The Federal Aviation Administration has not taken sufficient steps to prevent hacking of its air traffic computer systems, leaving the agency vulnerable to attacks that could cripple the nation’s airspace, according to a new report released by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAAs-air-traffic-systems-vulnerable-to-cyber-threats-report-409710/
  • ANALYSIS: Hurdles ahead as Lockheed works to meet full-rate F-35 production

    News | 22 Jan 2015 15:16 | Dan Parsons

    ​The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II is an incredibly complex jet fighter. Each jet is hand assembled from about 300,000 parts by more than 1,000 workers at the company's mile-long Fort Worth, Texas, manufacturing facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Hurdles-ahead-as-Lockheed-works-to-meet-full-rate-F-35-production-407970/
  • Sierra Nevada loses appeal against NASA Commercial Crew choice

    News | 07 Jan 2015 15:53 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The US Government Accountability Office has put an end to Sierra Nevada Corporation’s dream of providing NASA with a lifting body spaceplane as part of the agency’s plan to replace the Space Shuttle’s astronaut-transport capability with spacecraft provided by the private sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sierra-Nevada-loses-appeal-against-NASA-Commercial-Crew-choice-407684/
  • BOC Aviation appoints Chris Gao to CCO role

    News | 08 Dec 2014 04:53 | Ellis Taylor

    BOC Aviation has appointed Chris Gao as its chief commercial officer Asia Pacific and the Middle East.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BOC-Aviation-appoints-Chris-Gao-to-CCO-role-406829/