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.
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5 | April 21, 2010 3:59am |
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 |
FedEx will open up its SenseAware service -- which uses sensors to track a shipment in real time -- to all industries.
January 23, 2012 9:55am |
The aerospace, agriculture and petrochemical industries showed a meteoric rise in innovation in 2010, but the computer and automotive industries stay in the lead, according to a new report.
January 12, 2011 12:16pm |
Jerry Larson builds the rockets and hopes to create a marketplace for commercial cargo service. Will Laron's company, Up Aerospace, be the US Airways for cargo or will NASA continue to hold down...
March 25, 2010 10:27am |
'This is the first time since we've been a spacefaring nation that we're facing a real gap.'
4 | March 8, 2011 5:53pm |
Big week for NASA last week. The Kepler space telescope, the most prolific exoplanet detector ever, is paralyzed. Meanwhile, the Dream Chaser spacecraft is prepping for its first test flights.
May 22, 2013 3:44pm |
MIT researchers have devised a technique that could make carbon fiber hundreds of times stronger than steel, at only a fraction of the weight.
3 | May 21, 2013 10:15pm |
Will black carbon cause the death of space tourism before it has taken off?
9 | May 16, 2013 10:49am |
Now the Igor I. Sikorsky prize is worth $250,000. Check out three designs that are getting close.
2 | May 13, 2013 12:09pm |
A new alliance aims to make in-flight WiFi connectivity available globally to travelers.
April 20, 2012 2:19am |
Kill distance on a rocket-powered plane from German engineers.
4 | January 25, 2013 6:33am |
The scales of the Arapaima fish can resist a pack of hungry piranhas. Now, researchers want to borrow the idea for body armor, fuel cells, insulation and aerospace.
February 9, 2012 8:44am |
In the wake of the grounding of Boeing 787 Dreamliners, Qatar Airways is considering other purchase options.
May 8, 2013 1:12am |
Lockheed Martin has awarded a $110 million contract to aerospace and defense contractor ATK to produce composite components for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter.
May 3, 2011 8:22am |
The company, whose shareholders include the Chinese government, has taken its first major orders--and plans to duke it out with aerospace giants on its own turf.
30 | November 15, 2010 2:30pm |
NASA has awarded $475,000 to Armadillo Aerospace and Masten Space Systems as part if its Commercial Reusable Suborbital Research Program (CRuSR) program designed to develop reusable edge-of-space...
August 31, 2010 5:27am |
Aerospace giant Boeing has unveiled a new capsule spaceship for NASA that can transport people to and from space stations.
12 | July 20, 2010 7:07am |
It's a bird. It's Superman. It's a plane flying on algae! But will this biofuel cost too much to ever take off? International aerospace company EADS hopes not.
5 | July 22, 2010 4:00am |
Aerospace company ATK seeks to sequester CO2 from coal-fire plants by turning it to dry ice. Will the idea cheapen carbon capture costs, or just evaporate?
10 | July 15, 2010 4:00am |