Students to test one-of-a-kind, 3D-printed rocket engine

San Diego, Calif., Oct. 3 — A group of engineering students at the University of California, San Diego, will boldly go where no university student group has gone before by testing a 3D-printed rocket engine made out of metal at 10 a.m. on Sunday Oct. 5 at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry testing site in the Mojave […]

The world’s first printed jet engine

Opening new manufacturing opportunities for Australia in aerospace, medicine and light industry Monash University researchers along with collaborators from CSIRO and Deakin University have printed a jet engine. In fact Monash and their spin-out company Amaero, have printed two engines. One is on display this week at the International Air Show in Avalon, while the […]

Actual secret Chinese J20 stealth jet… Artist’s rendition from smuggled underground pictures…the J20 shown to the public and to the press is a fake!

Filed April 1, 2013 It looks like the J20 shown to the world is a head fake the real J20-X program is more radical and we have the first artists rendition based on secret photos shown to us. The J20 shown “leaked to the world” is a low tech aircraft that is being put out there […]

CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposium: 2013

January 2, 2013 The 7th Annual CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposium (EAS VII), April 26, 27 of 2013 is delighted to confirm several outanding presenters. Headlining EAS VII will be NASA Chief Scientist Dennis Bushnell on “Frontiers of Exotic Energetics”,Pipistrel’s Tine Tomazic on “Hybrid Panthera” and the “Ideal Electric Trainer” and photovoltaic breakthrough developer Dr. Loren Kaake of UC […]

Boeing 787 Woes Stump Investigators Prolonging Grounding – Bloomberg

Boeing 787 Woes Stump Investigators Prolonging Grounding – Bloomberg.

Boeing Grows Composite Manufacturing Capability in Utah

WEST JORDAN, Utah, Jan. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) today announced the purchase of a new building in Salt Lake County, Utah. Employees at the new site, located in West Jordan, will focus on fabrication of composite horizontal stabilizer components for the 787-9 Dreamliner. “The site we’ve chosen is an ideal location to add […]

What every Pilot should know: Equation of Time Solves Mystery of Gray Mornings

Equation of Time Solves Mystery of Gray Mornings   By JOHN O’NEIL As the parent of teenage boys who have to be dragged out of bed on school days, I had been looking forward to earlier sunrises once the winter solstice was past. But early January mornings seemed darker than ever while at the same time, […]