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SAN FRANCISCO: US aerospace giant Boeing said Wednesday that it has joined a 37.3-million-US-dollar fundraising for a British aerospace startup focusing on hypersonic flight technology. Boeing said detected limited intrusion of malware. Boeing said in a statement that its venture capital arm HorizonX ...

Nokia offers air-to-ground connectivity network with Internet speed comparable to that provided by its rivals like Gogo Inc. By acquiring Nokia's in-flight technology, Alphabet is likely to drive more customers to a faster alternative to facilitate the use of its other entertainment products like YouTube or Play ...
According to a Bloomberg report, airborne broadband system of wireless services provider, Nokia Corporation NOK is likely to be acquired by technology behemoth Alphabet Inc. GOOGL . Although both the company spokespersons have refused to comment on the issue or divulge any details, multiple ...
By acquiring Nokia's (NOK) in-flight technology, Alphabet is likely to drive more customers to a faster alternative to facilitate the use of its other entertainment products like YouTube or Play Music. More. Growth stocks can be some of the most exciting picks in the market, as these high-flyers can captivate ...
"NASA's development of quiet supersonic flight technology needs support, interest and engagement from the community to ensure that the potential sound is acceptable to those on the ground," said Peter Coen, NASA's Commercial Supersonic technology project manager, ahead of the August 2017 ...

"We've seen growing demand for newer, Wifi-enabled private jets in the Texas region and surrounding areas," said Jessica Naor, Director of Sales & Marketing, GrandView Aviation. "As an operator committed to offering the latest in-flight technology and experience to our customers, we felt Austin was ... Austin, Texas
Diving in eight meets for the Eagles, Galluzzo holds a 3.47 GPA, while studying aviation flight technology. The sophomore broke the 300-point barrier eight times as he posted 10 top-three finishes, including four first-place finishes. Competing in the 1- and 3-meter dives at the conference championships, ... Austin, Texas
We're still riding a wave of drone innovation as companies dream up new ways to put this cheap flight technology to use. But here's an application you've probably never seen before: using a giant tethered drone to de-ice a wind turbine. The drone itself is built by Latvian firm Aerones, which specializes in ... Austin, Texas
Emeritus Professor John Storey, Australia's leading expert in battery and solar technology and long-time collaborator on the World Solar Challenge, said this Race will fast track renewable flight technology by years and contribute to improving the e-aviation industry. "The event is technically feasible, ... Austin, Texas
For example," he said, "girls lacrosse has just been added, and we have also added an Unmanned Flight Technology course, which is drones, and now we have 12 college courses instead of just two." There are also new health programs for grades K-10, he said. "What we want to do, above all, we want to ... Austin, Texas
With one in four of all telecoms satellites substantially built in Britain and our businesses at the forefront of hypersonic flight technology, through its Industrial Strategy, the government is working with the industry to increase its global share of the space sector from 6.5% to 10% by 2030. And if the UK can ... Austin, Texas
"AHS was created in 1943 to help advance the state of the art of vertical flight technology," said AHS Executive Director Mike Hirschberg. "Our prestigious awards program recognizes the world's most significant accomplishments around the world. This year's winners highlight the most impressive engineers ... Austin, Texas
With one in four of all telecoms satellites substantially built in Britain and UK businesses at the forefront of hypersonic flight technology, through its Industrial Strategy, the government is working with the industry to increase its global share of the space sector from 6.5% to 10% by 2030. And if the UK can ... Austin, Texas
Hoverstar Flight Technology based in Irvine California has created a new aerodynamic sea scooter to provide a personal underwater vehicle that can propel you along at up to 9km/h. The AquaJet H2 can be used to a depth of 60 feet and is equipped with an internal rechargeable battery that can provide up ... Austin, Texas
The eerie declassified video reveals the moment the US pilots spot the mysterious oval object, which does not have any visible flight technology. In the mysterious video, the pilots themselves are astonished and stunned by the sight, with one pilot even saying "What the f*** is that?". Pilots of the American ... Austin, Texas
Confidence in autonomous flight technology is very low among respondents. Just 7% admit to a preference to use it compared to aircraft powered by 'alternative' fuels (32%) or a supersonic jet (31%). Overall, more than three-quarters (76%) of consumers would not trust driverless or pilotless technology ... Austin, Texas

Airbus has also shown its hand in attempting to develop electric flight technology with its Efan project. Eviation's CEO predicted that the European aerospace giant would likely display a "very interesting hybrid" at next year's Paris Airshow and welcomed the competition. "Efan has pushed at the door of what ... Austin, Texas
Confidence in autonomous flight technology is very low among respondents. Just 7% admit to a preference to use it compared to aircraft powered by 'alternative' fuels (32%) or a supersonic jet (31%). Overall, more than three quarters (76%) of consumers would not trust driverless or pilotless technology ... Austin, Texas
With the aid of the Mina v2 exoskeleton developed by the Institute for Human & Machine Cognition (IHMC), paralyzed Pace High grad and pilot Mark Daniel demonstrates how he can walk and navigate an obstacle course at the IHMC facility in Pensacola. Gregg Pachkowski/gregg@pnj.com. Austin, Texas
Kent State's aeronautics programs include aeronautical studies, aeronautical systems engineering technology, aerospace engineering, air traffic control, aviation management and flight technology. The Kent State University Airport is four miles from campus, and the university owns and operates 32 ... Austin, Texas
Balluff's 23K line of products includes the BOD 23K distance sensor. The sensor utilizes time of flight technology that increases the range of object detection up to 30 meters. Sensors are available for both class 1 and class 2 light source sensing in background suppression, diffuse, polarized retroflective, ... Austin, Texas
Kevin Shum, director-general of Singapore's Civil Aviation Authority, said flight technology was advanced enough to create a one-pilot cockpit in as little as five years. “But it is a question of the human factors,” he said, citing incapacitation, distraction and fatigue as the biggest problems that would give ... Austin, Texas
A Chinese startup called Ryze Tech is selling an affordable drone with technology from Intel and DJI. The $99 Tello is a tiny machine with a camera that can capture 360-degree video and stream live footage to a tablet, or to an unspecified selection of third-party VR headsets. It's aimed at a young audience, ... Austin, Texas
Cutting edge technology sponsored by the Office of Naval Research may one day enable the Marine Corps to resupply combat-deployed troops via unmanned aerial vehicles, officials announced. A Marine offloads cargo from a UH-1 Huey helicopter equipped with an Office of Naval Research-sponsored ... Austin, Texas
BAE Systems has announced successful test trials of an airframe capable of supporting "flapless flight" tech - futuristic improvements that could help make unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) even more stealthy. The weapons manufacturer says it could replace complex, mechanical moving parts used to ... Austin, Texas
Boeing's venture capital unit HorizonX is continuing its investment in autonomous technologies, recently backing Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based company that develops technologies to enable safe and reliable autonomous flights. The aerospace giant announced the investment on Thursday, but ... Austin, Texas
Android device makers are looking to incorporate similar components using time-of-flight technology, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, though the first models are not expected to arrive until 2019. In a note to investors seen by AppleInsider, Kuo predicts Chinese manufacturer Huawei will introduce ... Austin, Texas
Thursday, March 22, 2018, 09:07 pm PT (12:07 am ET). In a bid to catch up with Apple's TrueDepth 3D-sensing camera, Android device makers are looking to incorporate similar components using time-of-flight technology, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, though the first models are not expected to arrive until 2019. Austin, Texas
The eerie declassified video reveals the moment the US pilots spot the mysterious oval object, which does not have any visible flight technology. In the video the pilots themselves are astonished and stunned by the sight, with one pilot even saying "What the f*** is that?". Pilots of the American warplane ... Austin, Texas
China's quest for strike drone supremacy has been proved once again, with the development of an improved strike drone variant. China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA), the flight technology development arm of defence prime China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), ... Austin, Texas
Astro Camp® sessions provide campers the NASA experience of aeronautics from first flight to space flight; technology engineering design with coding and robotics applications; and solar system-and-beyond activities featuring planets, moons, stars, and galaxies, with an encompassing survey of Earth ... Austin, Texas
Companies are using drones for all sorts of tasks these days, and others are constantly coming up with ways to take advantage of this affordable flight technology in more ways than one. But you know what we've never seen before? A drone being used to de-ice a wind turbine. Yes, that's right, a giant ... Austin, Texas
China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA), the flight technology development arm of defence prime China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), is developing a new and more capable variant of its strike-capable Cai Hong 4 (Rainbow 4, or CH-4) medium-altitude, ... Austin, Texas
LECO has introduced the Pegasus GC-HRT+ 4D, the latest generation of innovative and reliable high resolution GCxGC-TOFMS instrumentation. A number of new features have been incorporated with the HRT's powerful high resolution technology for expanded analytical capabilities and improved ... Austin, Texas
LECO has introduced the Pegasus GC-HRT+ 4D, the latest generation of innovative and reliable high resolution GCxGC-TOFMS instrumentation. A number of new features have been incorporated with the HRT's powerful high resolution technology for expanded analytical capabilities and improved ... Austin, Texas
Insurance Careers Month draws to a close with the industry having invested significant time and resources in making the sector appealing to young people looking to start their careers. Carriers also have pushed awareness among institutions of higher education in order to develop curricula that fit the ... Austin, Texas
Insurance Careers Month draws to a close with the industry having invested significant time and resources in making the sector appealing to young people looking to start their careers. Carriers also have pushed awareness among institutions of higher education in order to develop curricula that fit the ... Austin, Texas
Kent State's aeronautics programs include aeronautical studies, aeronautical systems engineering technology, aerospace engineering, air traffic control, aviation management and flight technology. The Kent State University Airport is four miles from campus, and the university owns and operates 32 ... Austin, Texas
We've had supersonic flight technology for decades, and it's only getting better, yet the FAA set a speed limit 45 years ago. No amount of determination or brute government force can make bad investments good. This is a common mistake made by those who advocate for government intervention in capital ... Austin, Texas
Course costs will climb 5 per cent, from $9,019 to $9,471, for students taking the seven semester aviation flight technology program. Students in seven other program categories, including practical nursing, nursing, business management and robotics, will pay 3 per cent more for tuition. Those increases will ... Austin, Texas
The 2A DC Motor Phidget and 2.5A Stepper Phidget provide motor control in a small, enclosed form factor that's easy to mount to a surface. The infrared distance sensor uses time-of-flight technology to measure the distance of the object it's pointing at in a simple and reliable way. The Graphic LCD Phidget ... Austin, Texas
The community of entrepreneurs and early supporters of the McFly.aero blockchain project have begun to set up an infrastructure for flying cars; in 23 cities covering 13 countries, including in Kenya. In these cities, the McFly community is introducing a technological package for the implementation of the air ... Austin, Texas
... ultrasound, stereo vision and time of flight technology. By application, the global 3D sensor market can be segmented into consumer electronic applications, medical applications, automotive application, industrial application, media & entertainment application, aerospace & defence application and others ... Austin, Texas
I took it personally because I've always been a plane geek before, I was told I was the 'whitest black kid' some had ever met and other little micro-aggression comments,” Aaron Holmes, aviation-flight technology operations major, said. At the end of the conference, Black Excellence Awards were given out. Austin, Texas
This report focuses on top manufacturers in global market covers Aerialtronics, Aeroscout, Aeryon Labs, AiDrones, Alcoretech, Alpha Unmanned Systems, Altavian, American Unmanned Systems, Arcturus-UAV, Autonomous Flight Technology, Baykar Machine, Birdpilot, BlueBear Systems Research, BSK ... Austin, Texas
Boeing has been testing whether or not single-pilot jets are feasible. They have started with cargo flights, and the change could lead to airlines saving substantial money. The airlines could cut down on pilot salaries and training costs if the concept can be applied to passenger jets as well. It will first be ... Austin, Texas
YUCCA VALLEY — A firm of architects will design the renovation of the former Pomona First Federal building, turning it into a new home for the county library, under a $244,407 contract approved unanimously by the Town Council Tuesday. Gillis & Panichapan Architects expects to take five to seven ... Austin, Texas
Kevin Shum, director-general of Singapore's Civil Aviation Authority, said flight technology was advanced enough to create a one-pilot cockpit in as little as five years. “But it is a question of the human factors,” he said, citing incapacitation, distraction and fatigue as the biggest problems that would give ... Austin, Texas
It's not long now until the Falcon Heavy lifts-off for Mars, in an epic journey that will send a Tesla Roadster on a billion year elliptic Red Planet orbit. As expectation increases, SpaceX's Elon Musk released the official launch animation for the rocket, showing the world, in CGI, how history will be made. Austin, Texas


 

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