April 8, 2019

COMMERCIAL AVIATION

FIXING THE MAX

Inside MRO

BIG DATA OUTCOMES

URBAN AIR MOBILITY

Rolls-Royce Unveils Comprehensive Electric Power Plan

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

FIXING THE MAX

> SOFTWARE UPGRADES TARGET RELIABILITY, SYSTEM AUTHORITY > DEBATE OVER ET302 PILOTS’ RESPONSE > FLEET TO REMAIN GROUNDED FOR WEEKS

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Inside MRO

BIG DATA OUTCOMES

A host of companies are delivering impressive big data results for mature and next-gen aircraft. See how.

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URBAN AIR MOBILITY

Rolls-Royce Unveils Comprehensive Electric Power Plan

> EMBEDDED STARTER/GENERATOR TESTS TARGET NEAR-TERM MORE ELECTRIC NEEDS > E-FAN X WILL BE THE WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL FLYING ELECTRICAL GENERATOR

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U.S. ARMY AVIATION

ROTARY RESET

> INITIAL FARA ARMED-SCOUT CONTRACTS EXPECTED BY JUNE > ARMY WORKING TO ACCELERATE MEDIUM-UTILITY FLRAA > CH-47F BLOCK II UPGRADE THE BIGGEST CASUALTY

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URBAN AIR MOBILITY

UTC'S ELECTRIC TRANSFORMATION

> PROJECT 804 WILL FLY A HYBRID-ELECTRIC DASH 8 X-PLANE IN 2022 > THE GRID WILL TEST 1-MEGAWATT, 1-KILOVOLT ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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SPACE

TRUMP'S (QUASI) KENNEDY MOMENT

> NO SLS CORE STAGE ON ORDER BEYOND CREW FLIGHTIEST > PRESIDENT’S BUDGET PROPOSES CUTS TO SLS

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

MAX Saga Spotlights Flight-Deck Human Factors

> TWO BOEING 737-8 ACCIDENTS CENTER ON PILOT REACTIONS > CREWS LACKED CRITICAL INFORMATION; ABNORMAL-SCENARIO TRAINING URGED

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Inside MRO

Automotive Inspiration

Aviation suppliers, cabin designers and UAM stakeholders look to automakers for new ideas

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URBAN AIR MOBILITY

Engine-makers Step Up Hybridelectric Work To Meet UAM Demand

> INITIAL HYBRID-ELECTRIC SYSTEMS STRADDLE 100-800 KW > PROTOTYPE TESTS BASED ON ARRIEL, HTS900 AND M250 TURBOSHAFTS

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AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

ATLANTIC CROSSING

> TRIAL COVERS WORLD’S BUSIEST OCEANIC AIRSPACE > CAPACITY GAINS MADE BY CLOSER SEPARATIONS > ADS-B DELIVERS POSITION UPDATES OVER WATER

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