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October 7, 2013

AIR TRANSPORT

Tighter Tolerance

DEFENSE

Quality Questions

SPACE

Space Shutdown

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AIR TRANSPORT

Tighter Tolerance

Exactitude in manufacturing should drive down MRJ costs

3030A

DEFENSE

Quality Questions

Inspector general’s report reveals that Pentagon quality management is not cut and dry

2829

SPACE

Space Shutdown

J-2X engine will go on the shelf as tight funds slow exploration

3233

DEFENSE

A400M Reports For Duty

All eyes are on France as it puts the Airbus A400M into service.

5051

Vertical Progress

Emergency help for experimental aircraft starts with electronic circuit breakers

2627

SPACE

Testing, Testing

Upgraded Falcon 9 completes mission, but some new capabilities do not work

4647

AVIONICS

Finding Focus

Texas company readies ‘augmented reality’ for general aviation cockpits

4445

AIR TRANSPORT

Better Burn

Testing is underway on second package of Trent 900 fuel-cut upgrades for A380

4849

AVIONICS

Beyond the Six-Pack

More cockpits being fitted with non-certified avionics operating off-the-shelf software

3839

AIR TRANSPORT

Austrian Revival

Deep cost-cutting means the airline may return to profitability this year

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