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.
Commercial space race about to heat up: a private cargo spacecraft is ready to serve as a resupply line to the International Space Station.
May 17, 2012 10:27pm |
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 |
Most retired aircraft are parked in the desert, but with thousands of them coming into retirement in the next two decades, Bombardier has started recycling its planes and researching more...
4 | March 2, 2011 2:00am |
With the launch of SpaceX's much-delayed but successful Falcon 9 rocket last week, there's been renewed attention given to private space efforts.
10 | June 9, 2010 12:00pm |
Does Carson want to be remembered as the guy who "reset" the 787's schedule? That forgettable footnote will go into the dustbin of 787 history once the plane flies and becomes a success. Why...
1 | September 2, 2009 10:06am |
Drones have become synonymous with the U.S. attacks inside Pakistan. But have you heard about the "Drones for Peace" program?
8 | December 3, 2012 12:00am |
Is the drone industry another revenue channel for China to tap?
November 16, 2012 8:45am |
According to reports, the U.S. military and other federal agencies are being sold fake technological products.
1 | November 11, 2012 5:00pm |
BEIJING -- A newly opened Space post office will put your mail into orbit, or at least sell you some cool stamps.
3 | December 9, 2011 7:33am |
In one German town, electric buses won't make special stops to charge up. Instead, the charge will come from the ground up.
4 | February 28, 2013 9:00am |
NASA begins shift to reliance on private space enterprises.
August 10, 2011 7:33pm |
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 Morning Briefing" is SmartPlanet's daily roundup of must-reads from the web. This morning we're reading about smart materials.
August 20, 2012 11:26pm |
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 |
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 |
To land the Curiosity rover safely on the Red Planet, engineers will risk an unprecedented maneuver so crazy, it just might work.
4 | June 26, 2012 3:00am |
These are your fee dollars at work: low-cost European air carrier RyanAir is set to purchase about 150 Boeing 737 passenger jets.
3 | January 23, 2013 9:12am |
In his new book, former TSA head Kip Hawley critiques the current airport security system and offers ways to improve it.
May 12, 2012 3:24am |
Two industry leaders have signed an agreement for the future of aviation development.
April 10, 2012 4:47am |
From gaming applications to fitness accessories, the potential consumer applications for motion-capture technology are quite literally limitless.
4 | January 2, 2013 3:07am |