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NASA to Start Designing More Sustainable Jet Engine Core

NASA, alongside industry, will soon begin designing a new jet engine concept for the next generation of ultra-efficient airliners — officially graduating to the project's next phase. As part of NASA's goal to� make the aviation industry more sustainable, the agency is developing a small core for a hybrid-electric turbofan jet engine that could reduce fuel burn by 10% compared to today's engines. A jet engine's core is where compressed air is combined with fuel and ignited to generate p...

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ESA's Euclid celebrates first science with sparkling cosmic views

ESAC, The European Space Astronomy Centre, near Madrid, Spain, is the scientific heart of the European Space Agency. It hosts the science operations centres from where science operations are conducted for ESA's Astronomy and Solar System exploration missions. It is also the place where all the scientific data produced are archived and made accessible to the world, having more than 35.000 users around the world including the scientific and educational communities. ESAC is also involved in...

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Northrop Grumman to Accelerate AI Innovation with NVIDIA Software

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced�an agreement for access and use of NVIDIA AI software to accelerate development of some of the most advanced systems. This industry-leading agreement, facilitated by Future Tech Enterprise, gives Northrop Grumman access to NVIDIA's extensive portfolio of AI and generative AI software, its platforms and frameworks, including NVIDIA Omniverse. The agreement also opens research and development pathways, enabling Northrop Grumman to quickly...

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Justrite® Develops Groundbreaking Solution for the Growing Dangers of Lithium-Ion Battery Fires

In response to the critical need for safe storage and charging of lithium-ion batteries, Justrite announces the launch of its state-of-the-art Lithium-Ion Battery Charging Cabinet. Featuring the innovative 9-Layer ChargeGuard™ Containment System, this cutting-edge cabinet is engineered to prevent catastrophic losses due to battery fires and thermal runaway. - - The 9-Layer ChargeGuard Containmen

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Delivering a multi-orbital and multi-constellation space strategy

We recently welcomed a number of guests from both the public and private sector to the Herefordshire countryside where, nestled in a natural bowl between the Malvern Hills and the Black Mountains, our Madley Communications Centre plays a pivotal role in BT Group's evolving space strategy. A vast 63-acre site, Madley serves as our main satellite earth station and, with satellite and wider non-terrestrial solutions playing an increasingly important role as part of a heterogeneous network, i...

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Horsburgh & Scott Launches an Industrial Marine Gearing Solutions Division

Horsburgh & Scott, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of custom-engineered gearing solutions, is pleased to announce it has launched an Industrial Marine Gearing Solutions division to serve the commercial and military maritime markets. - - The company's Marine division will provide ABS-certified gearing solutions and support services, including gear and gear drive repairs and rebuilds, as well as 24/7 field service. Its portfolio of Marine gear products includes propulsion driv...

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Bombardier Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conferences

- - • Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets Canadian Industrials Conference� - Date: Wednesday, May 15,�2024� - Location: Toronto, ON� � - Bombardier Representative: �ric Martel, President and CEO*� - • Bank of America Securities Transportation, Airline, & Industrials Conference� - Date: Wednesday, May 15,�2024� - Location: New York, NY� - Bombardier Representative: Bart Demosky, Executive Vice-President and CFO*� - - - Bombardier (BBD-B.TO) today announced that it will participate in two investo...

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Rubin Observatory's newly coated mirror will reflect the ever-changing universe with unparalleled completeness

The Vera C. Rubin Observatory, a research facility under construction in Chile and funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science, achieved a major milestone on April 27, 2024, with the successful coating of its largest mirror with silver. The now-reflective 8.4-meter primary-tertiary mirror — about as wide as a tennis court — is so-called because it has two optical surfaces with different curvatures.�� The completion of the multi-stag...

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MIT astronomers observe elusive stellar light surrounding ancient quasars

MIT astronomers have observed the elusive starlight surrounding some of the earliest quasars in the universe. The distant signals, which trace back more than 13 billion years to the universe's infancy, are revealing clues to how the very first black holes and galaxies evolved. Quasars are the blazing centers of active galaxies, which host an insatiable supermassive black hole at their core. Most galaxies host a central black hole that may occasionally feast on gas and stellar debris, gene...

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ARMD Solicitations

This ARMD solicitations page compiles the opportunities to collaborate with NASA's aeronautical innovators and/or contribute to their research to enable new and improved air transportation systems. A summary of available opportunities with key dates requiring action are listed first. More information about each opportunity is detailed lower on this page. University Leadership Initiative - Key date: May 29, 2024 Commercial Supersonic Technology - Key date: May 31, 2024 University Stud...

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Statement from Bart Demosky, Executive Vice President and CFO, Bombardier, On Moody's Ratings Upgrade to B1

The entire Bombardier team is proud to celebrate Moody's rating upgrade announced yesterday. This most recent upgrade places Bombardier at a B1 rating with a stable outlook and reflects the company's consistent performance to date throughout its turnaround. As we outlined in our� 2024 Investor Day �this week, we have a strong foundation upon which to keep improving key balance sheet metrics.� Bombardier continues to build its resilience through growth pathways that thoughtfully diversify...

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National Air and Space Museum Welcomes Star Wars X-wing Outfitted Boeing CV2 Cargo Air Vehicle

The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum has welcomed a Boeing CV2 Cargo Air Vehicle (CAV) to the collection. This CAV was the first remotely piloted large eVTOL (electrical vertical takeoff and landing) aircraft to be flown in support of a commercial operation in the United States. For this flight, Boeing partnered with Walt Disney Imagineering Research & Development to mount X-wing “body shells” on two CAVs for the opening events of the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge attraction at Walt...

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Verizon Business & We Are Incandescent's UKII unveil the future of UK industry

Verizon Business and We Are Incandescent have unveiled a new online platform to highlight the innovation, talent and future potential of the UK industry. The UK Innovation Industries (UKII) Intelligence Report presents stories of pioneering companies and organisations from far and wide across UK industry sectors – from food security to space-based research, quantum computing to clean mobility, advanced manufacturing and creative production – and provides insight into the key areas of fo...

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NASA to Provide Coverage as Dragon Departs Station with Science

NASA and its international partners are set to receive scientific research samples and hardware as a SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft departs the International Space Station on Sunday, April 28 weather permitting. The agency will provide coverage of undocking and departure beginning at 12:45 p.m. EDT on NASA+, NASA Television, the NASA app, YouTube, and the agency's website. Learn how to stream NASA TV through a variety of platforms including social media. Dragon will undock from the...

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