September 30, 2019

AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

Seeing at Supersonic Speed

CARGO

THE BELUGA SYNDROME

COMMERCIAL AVIATION

New Tariffs Will Leave Airbus Smarting but Hurt Boeing More

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AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

Seeing at Supersonic Speed

> NASA’S EXTERNAL VISION SYSTEM IS READY FOR LOW-BOOM SUPERSONIC X-59 > HIGH-RESOLUTION XVS REPLACES PILOT’S NATURAL FORWARD VISIBILITY

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CARGO

THE BELUGA SYNDROME

> AIRBUS BUILDS ONLY ONE POORLY SELLING FREIGHTER > LACK OF PORTFOLIO OFFERING LEAVES BOEING WITH MONOPOLY FOR LARGE FREIGHTERS

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

New Tariffs Will Leave Airbus Smarting but Hurt Boeing More

> U.S. EXPECTED TO APPLY TARIFFS AFTER WTO AIRBUS RULING > BOEING, WHICH STARTED THE DISPUTE, COULD WIND UP HURTING MORE IN THE END

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DEFENSE

INDUSTRIAL DISRUPTOR

> NGAD REDIRECTED TO FURTHER DIGITAL REVOLUTION > U.S. AIR FORCE PLANS TO ESTABLISH A DIGITAL NGAD DESIGN OFFICE

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AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

Transatlantic Surveillance From Space Is Saving Time and Fuel

> UK’S NATS EXPECTS MORE FLIGHTS THROUGH SHANWICK AIRSPACE > SPACE-BASED SURVEILLANCE IS PROVIDING FLIGHT DATA AT LOW DATA LATENCY

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Embraer Writes New Chapter With First E195-E2 Delivery

> AZUL AIRLINES RECEIVES THE FIRST AIRCRAFT > LOW UNIT COSTS TO DRIVE LARGEST E2 VERSION INTO NEW MARKETS

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AEROSPACE IN EASTERN EUROPE

Aero Vodochody Transforms for the Future

> TRAINER VERSION OF L-39NG WILL BE CERTIFIED IN Q3 2020 > FA-259 DEVELOPMENTS ARE PUT ON ICE AS AERO PURSUES L-39NG DEVELOPMENT

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AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

Airports and ATC Providers Consider Digital Towers

> LONDON CITY’S AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TOWER TO MOVE AWAY FROM AIRPORT > AUGMENTED VIDEO IMPROVES CONTROLLER SITUATION AWARENESS

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AEROSPACE IN EASTERN EUROPE

Eastern European Nations Set Modernization Course

> HUNGARY WEIGHS EMBRAER KC-390 FOR AIR TRANSPORT NEEDS > SERBIA WILL BE FIRST EUROPEAN OPERATOR OF CHINESE DRONES

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

ROUGH RIDE

> THOMAS COOK COLLAPSE LEAVES 150,000 TRAVELERS STRANDED > AIGLE AZUR FACES POSSIBLE LIQUIDATION > XL AIRWAYS CALLS ON AIR FRANCE TO SAVE IT > ADRIA AIRWAYS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDS FLIGHTS

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