Cessna Launches New Light Business Jet: Citation M2

WICHITA, Kan., Sept. 26, 2011 — Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today launched the Citation M2, a new light business jet that fills the gap between the Citation Mustang and the Citation CJ family. The Citation M2 features Garmin G3000 avionics, engines similar to those found in the Citation CJ series … More Cessna Launches New Light Business Jet: Citation M2

  Construction to begin on Indianapolis International Airport solar farm Local firms will play key part in creation of one of the largest airport solar farms in North America INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) announced today that it has selected ET Energy Solutions, LLC to develop a solar farm on Indianapolis International Airport … More

NASA is Painting the Skies Green Over Santa Rosa

› NASA Green Flight Challenge News › Centennial Challenges Fact Sheet (PDF, 290 Kb)NASA and Centennial Challenge partner organization, the Comparative Aircraft Flight Efficiency, or CAFE, Foundation of Santa Rosa, Calif., are encouraging aerospace enthusiasts to attend the Green Flight Centennial Challenge, set to be held at the Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa from Sept. … More NASA is Painting the Skies Green Over Santa Rosa

Matternet delivers drugs by robocopter

By: Rafe Needleman Matternet’s Andreas Raptopoulos with a prototype of his drug delivery system.(Credit: Rafe Needleman/CNET) The best thing I saw at CES in 2010 was the Parrot AR Drone, an iPhone-controlled quadcopter. It was a really fun toy, but an expensive one, and not that reliable either, as I learned when my demo unit dropped out of the sky. … More Matternet delivers drugs by robocopter