Aerospace refer to the industry that researches, designs, manufactures, operates and maintains vehicles moving through air and space. It has commercial, industrial and military applications, and includes the aviation and defense industries.
Now the Igor I. Sikorsky prize is worth $250,000. Check out three designs that are getting close.
2 | May 13, 2013 12:09pm |
Here are some game-changing weapons that are being heralded as the future of defense.
4 | December 26, 2011 10:23am |
In the wake of the grounding of Boeing 787 Dreamliners, Qatar Airways is considering other purchase options.
May 8, 2013 1:12am |
Will black carbon cause the death of space tourism before it has taken off?
7 | May 16, 2013 10:49am |
At what point will 3D printing move beyond novelty to industry? Will these machines change the way we manufacture goods, and subsequently change the global economy, too?
6 | November 14, 2012 8:00am |
Internet giant, aerospace firm and renowned venture capitalists pop up together in the quest for energy's Holy Grail.
18 | February 15, 2013 5:25am |
A much-anticipated new supersonic passenger jet will be capable of flying at five times the speed of sound, according to reports.
6 | July 3, 2012 5:08am |
The United States, South Korea and Japan are known for inventions and innovation, but where do other countries worldwide fit in?
3 | February 4, 2013 6:15am |
In his State of the Union address, the U.S. president calls for increased investment in this new, lightweight mode of manufacturing.
17 | February 12, 2013 7:01pm |
The Naval Strike Missile is one of the most agile cruise missiles and the weapon of choice for the F-35 stealth fighter.
14 | September 27, 2011 6:05am |
Orbital Technologies has just released detailed designs for a Commercial Space Station AKA the space hotel.
3 | August 18, 2011 12:35am |
China leads the world in patents for the wonder material that could transform industries. Is it too late for Europe and the U.K., pioneers in early work?
4 | February 5, 2013 5:54am |
GE's new Global Innovation Barometer indicates that global executives believe the U.S. leads the world in innovation. Behind it? Germany, Japan and China.
7 | January 26, 2011 7:15am |
NASA on Wednesday said that it is working on a personal flying suit and stealth plane concept called "Puffin."
14 | January 22, 2010 6:34am |
Leaked photos confirm that the existence of the J-31 fighter and what looks to be a third top secret aircraft.
11 | September 18, 2012 4:30am |
These days, every organization is in the software business. That means adopting the rules of this fast-paced industry.
2 | April 9, 2013 8:47am |
Researchers at Northwestern University have developed a new kind of disruptive fiber that could be tougher than Kevlar.
1 | December 3, 2010 8:35am |
Nanotechnologists at the University of Texas at Dallas have developed an artificial muscle made of carbon nanotubes.
8 | March 18, 2012 5:42pm |
US federal government, along with a regional consortium of businesses, universities and colleges, to invest in 3D printing institute situated in the industrial heartland.
August 17, 2012 4:07pm |
A top Chinese official has confirmed that the world's most populous nation plans to send robots to the moon.
25 | May 10, 2011 2:00am |