November 11, 2019

UNMANNED AVIATION

DEFENSE DISRUPTOR

INTERVIEW

'There Will Be Lessons Learned'

COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Operationally Challenged

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UNMANNED AVIATION

DEFENSE DISRUPTOR

> ARMED DRONE USE IS EXPANDING FROM TACTICAL TO STRATEGIC ATTACKS > SMALL LOW, SLOW TARGETS ARE PROVING A CHALLENGE FOR AIR DEFENSES

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INTERVIEW

'There Will Be Lessons Learned'

European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Executive Director Patrick Ky, 52, has a key role in the return to service of the Boeing 737 MAX. EASA, along with airworthiness authorities in Canada and China, will largely determine when and under what circumstances the flight ban will be lifted.
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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Operationally Challenged

> FINAL REPORT ON FIRST MAX CRASH EMPHASIZES AIRCRAFT SHORTCOMINGS > REPAIR STATION CITED IN REPORT HAS BEEN SHUT DOWN

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Inside MRO

Avionics Advances Beyond ADS-B

Airline avionics upgrades target obsolescence

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UNMANNED AVIATION

Taming the Swarm

> DARPA PROGRAM IS DEVELOPING TACTICS, TECH AND INTERFACES TO EXPLOIT SWARMING ROBOTS > SYSTEM INTEGRATORS COMPETE TO ATTRACT COMMERCIAL-TECHNOLOGY “SPRINTERS”

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Inside MRO

Linking Up With Blockchain

Blockchain could be a magic wand for recordkeeping deficiencies, but is the industry ready?

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SPACE

Blue Origin Tips Its Hand on NASA Lunar Lander Bid

> BOEING VIES FOR HUMAN LANDING SYSTEM > SPACEX, OTHERS MUM ON PROPOSALS

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DUBAI AIRSHOW PREVIEW

Inflight Entertainment

> TWO OF THE BIG THREE GULF CARRIERS HAVE CHANGED COURSE > STATUS OF MASSIVE EMIRATES ORDERS STILL UNCERTAIN

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Inside MRO

Teardown Trends

Dynamics changing with regional airliner part-outs

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PILOTS

ENABLING AUTONOMY

> AUTONOMY IS CENTRAL TO SUCCESS OF URBAN AIR MOBILITY > COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT WILL TAKE A MORE INCREMENTAL PATH

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