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  • 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.


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  • The Right Stuff: Top ten firsts in human spaceflight


    Got any plans for 12 April? Don't forget International Human Spaceflight Day


  • Northrop to design clean-sheet T-X trainer for USAF


    ​Northrop Grumman has opted to design a brand new aircraft for the US Air Force’s T-X trainer programme rather than a...


  • 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...


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  • 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/
  • ANALYSIS: Aiming for 90,000ft with Perlan 2 glider

    News | 10 Jul 2015 09:41 | Howard Slutsken

    ​Making its debut at EAA AirVenture 2015 is a new aircraft that’s destined to shatter records: a remarkable glider called Airbus Perlan Mission IIhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aiming-for-90000ft-with-Perlan-2-glider-414257/
  • The Right Stuff: Top ten firsts in human spaceflight

    News | 10 Apr 2015 10:34 | Dan Thisdell

    Got any plans for 12 April? Don't forget International Human Spaceflight Dayhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-Right-Stuff-Top-ten-firsts-in-human-spaceflight-410981/
  • Northrop to design clean-sheet T-X trainer for USAF

    News | 06 Feb 2015 21:40 | Dan Parsons

    ​Northrop Grumman has opted to design a brand new aircraft for the US Air Force’s T-X trainer programme rather than a modified version of the BAE Systems Hawk it had planned to pitch.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-to-design-clean-sheet-T-X-trainer-for-USAF-408807/
  • 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/