January 28, 2019

AIRBUS IN NORTH AMERICA

BREAKING NEW GROUND

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U.S. DEFENSE BUDGET PREVIEW

Eagles to the Rescue

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AIRBUS IN NORTH AMERICA

BREAKING NEW GROUND

> AIRBUS STARTS CONSTRUCTION OF A220 FINAL-ASSEMBLY HALL IN MOBILE > WHILE CIVIL AND SPACE BUSINESSES GROW, WINNING NORTH AMERICAN DEFENSE PROGRAMS REMAINS CHALLENGING > UH-72A LAKOTA PRODUCTION CONTINUING UNTIL 2021, BUT MORE HELICOPTER BUSINESS SOUGHT

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Advances in connectivity boost the passenger experience and offer airlines operational improvements

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U.S. DEFENSE BUDGET PREVIEW

Eagles to the Rescue

> FOURTH-GEN FIGHTERS REGAIN APPEAL IN U.S. FORCE STRUCTURE > F-35 PROGRAM NOT DIRECTLY AFFECTED BY ANY NEW F-15 ORDERS

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Life Savers for the Future

Making emergency equipment requires traditional manufacturing know-how allied with evolving modern techniques

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URBAN AIR MOBILITY

AIRBUS IN THE CITY

> COMMERCIAL eVTOL SERVICE TARGETED BY 2025-28 > LARGE-SCALE MARKET EXPECTED BY MIDDLE TO END OF 2030s

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Understanding Natural Language Processing

Software that mimics human comprehension of language helps machine learning extract all the value of maintenance information

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Planning Ahead

Carriers tap into more efficient ways of scheduling MRO with in-house software

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DEFENSE

Active Flow Control 'Feasible' for UCAV Flight Control: NATO Study

> HIGHLY SWEPT ICE RELIES ON FLUIDIC THRUST VECTORING > MAGMA USES SUPERSONIC CIRCULATION CONTROL AND FLUIDIC THRUST VECTORING

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Forecasting MRO Innovation

Stakeholders predict how technology innovations will affect future MRO

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DEFENSE

CHINA'S NEXT STEALTH AIRCRAFT

> THE FIGHTER-BOMBER “PROBABLY” WILL NOT BE OPERATIONAL BEFORE 2025 > SECONDARY AIR-TO-AIR MISSION APPEARS LIKELY

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