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Sierra Nevada Sues To Force NASA Partners To Stop Work On Next-Gen Spacecraft

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Privately-owned space transport firm Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has filed a federal lawsuit in its latest challenge to NASA contracts awarded to Boeing and SpaceX in September, various...

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2014-10-21 16:20:52

DUBLIN, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q5shff/aircraft) has announced the addition of the "Aircraft Interiors Market Analysis: Part 1: Major Airlines Seats Forward Fit and Selected Retrofit Markets." [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q5shff/aircraft ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This 100-page analysis is a comprehensive, detailed...

2014-10-21 12:34:22

Investment of more than $1 billion will sustain thousands of Puget Sound jobs EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today celebrated the groundbreaking of its new 777X Composite Wing Center at the Everett, Wash., campus. Permitting for the new 1-million-square-foot facility was completed approximately seven weeks earlier than anticipated, allowing for an accelerated start to construction. Boeing is investing more than $1 billion in the Everett site for construction...

2014-10-21 08:22:18

DALLAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviall, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, has entered into an exclusive global distribution agreement with Arkwin Industries to market and distribute spare parts and exchange units for products manufactured by Arkwin. Arkwin, a subsidiary of The TransDigm Group, manufactures custom-designed, precision hydraulic and fuel-system components for civil and military fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters, spacecraft, turbine engines, and...

2014-10-21 08:22:16

DALLAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviall, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, has entered into a distribution agreement with AeroControlex to market and distribute pump products manufactured by AeroControlex. The agreement includes exclusive rights worldwide, excluding China, where Aviall will operate on a non-exclusive basis. AeroControlex, a subsidiary of The TransDigm Group, is an industry leader in the design and production of fuel, hydraulic and...

2014-10-21 08:22:14

DALLAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviall, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, has entered into a distribution agreement with AvtechTyee, a subsidiary of The TransDigm Group, to market and distribute audio systems and power, lighting and controls products manufactured by AvtechTyee. For more than 40 years, AvtechTyee has been an industry leader in the design, development and manufacture of electronic systems for air transport, regional commuter aircraft and...

2014-10-20 12:22:22

First humanitarian delivery flight from Boeing South Carolina NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Kenya Airways have partnered with First Baptist Church in Baytown, Texas, to transport medical equipment to Kajiado, Kenya, on a newly delivered 787 Dreamliner from the company's North Charleston, S.C., facility. The supplies, including examination tables and other equipment, will benefit Kenyan children served by the Africa Inland Church...

2014-10-17 16:20:42

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Boeing has successfully completed the final milestone of its Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) Space Act Agreement with NASA. The work and testing completed under the agreement resulted in significant maturation of Boeing's crew transportation system, including the CST-100 spacecraft and Atlas V rocket. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO NASA in July approved the Critical Design Review Board...

2014-10-15 20:20:26

PANAMA CITY, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for September 2014: Operating Data September September % Change YTD YTD % Change -------------- 2014 2013 (YOY)...

2014-10-14 20:20:16

SEATTLE, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Luxair Luxembourg Airlines has ordered Split Scimitar Winglets for its Boeing Next-Generation 737-800 aircraft. APB's newest program is the culmination of a five-year design effort using the latest computational fluid dynamic technology to redefine the aerodynamics of the Blended Winglet into an all-new Split Scimitar Winglet. The unique feature of the Split Scimitar Winglet is that it uses the...

2014-10-13 16:20:35

Machinists fabricate first 737 MAX fuselage stringer AUBURN, Wash., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) has started production of the first 737 MAX fuselage stringers at Boeing Fabrication Integrated AeroStructures in Auburn, Wash. Stringers run the length of the fuselage structure giving it stability and strength. After forming, Boeing will send the stringers to Spirit Aerosystems in Wichita, Kan. for incorporation into the first 737 MAX fuselage. From there the...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.