In Partnership With

April 6, 2009

WORD NEWS & ANALYSIS

CHINA'S GRAND PLAN

WORD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Now, Avic Defense Co.

ENVIRONMENT

Collision Course

2021

WORD NEWS & ANALYSIS

CHINA'S GRAND PLAN

The Chinese large-aircraft sector will be comprehensively restructured

2223

WORD NEWS & ANALYSIS

Now, Avic Defense Co.

China steps up pace of industry reform

2223

ENVIRONMENT

Collision Course

ICAO agreement on controlling aviation's CO2 proving elusive

2425

ENVIRONMENT

Fueling Production

New generation of cleaner jet engines is possible if biofuels can be produced

2627

SPACE

Utility Player

Satellite operators press FCC to include space segment in U.S. rural broadband plan

2627

SPACE

Cause and Effect

Satellite collision prompts more oversight of space traffic from the Pentagon

2829

SPACE

X-Plane Plan

COLORADO SPRINGS The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is poised to issue a request for information to industry seeking technology that could form the basis for a responsive space launch X-plane demonstrator. The RFI is for a follow-on to the lab’s future responsive access to space technologies (FAST) program, which is focused around several ground experiments involving structures, controls and systems for a future demonstrator vehicle.

2829

SPACE

Three Theaters

Italy explores private financing for milsats as Sicral 1B prepares for ocean liftoff

3031

DEFENSE

War Weary

Iraq embarks on military reconstruction plan as costs hit home

3031

DEFENSE

Loose Rivets

Domestic industrial, employment concerns may put at risk the U.K.'s RC-135 preference

March 302009 April 132009