Aurora Flight Sciences awarded $48 million unmanned aircraft contract by the Air Force

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a new $48 million contract to Aurora Flight Sciences for the continued development of the Orion Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS).

Saab signs Cranfield Airport digital solution contract

Defence and security company Saab has been selected by Cranfield University, to deliver a digital air traffic control system to Cranfield Airport, in UK. Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions will deliver a...

MTM Robotics, Airbus ink multi-year agreement

MTM Robotics has entered into a multiyear agreement with Airbus to supply automated manufacturing equipment and machines to be used on existing and future Aircraft production lines within the Airbus Group...

Airbus selects Rockwell Collins for FOMAX program

Rockwell Collins has been selected by Airbus for the flight operations and maintenance exchanger (FOMAX) program on the Airbus A320 family of aircraft. The solution, which keeps operators connected to their...

The Weather Company, Gogo ink real-time data delivery agreement

The Weather Company, an IBM Business, has inked a deal with Gogo Business Aviation, that will enable the delivery of real-time turbulence reports and alerts directly to pilots, dispatch and other operations personnel. Gogo...

Korean Air Rolls Out Windows 7 Enterprise

Korean Air today announced that it has retired Windows XP and is rolling out Windows 7 Enterprise companywide, with plans to be 100 per cent deployed by the end of 2011....

FPT Software , Airbus sign letter of intent to work on Skywise

FPT Software and Airbus have signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) in looking the opportunities to develop aviation technology related to Airbus’s Skywise, a recently launched aviation data platform.

Società Esercizi Aeroportuali to consolidate IT infrastructure on IBM cloud

Italian airports operator Società Esercizi Aeroportuali (SEA) and IBM have inked a seven-year service agreement to consolidate and manage SEA's IT infrastructure on a hybrid IT environment that integrates the IBM Cloud. The...

Jin Air awards IBS seven-year PSS contract

IBS Software (IBS) has been selected by South Korea based Jin Air, a subsidiary HanJin Kal, as its Passenger Services System (PSS) provider, in a seven year, multi-million dollar contract. The contract...

Southwest Airlines Renews Sabre Agreement

Southwest Airlines has renewed its reservations system agreement with Sabre Airline Solutions. The multi-year contract extends a long-term business relationship between Southwest and Sabre for passenger and operations solutions across Southwest’s...

Panasonic Inks Deal For In-Flight Connectivity Over China

Panasonic Avionics has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China Telecom Satellite to jointly develop, implement and support in-flight connectivity solutions for the Chinese market. The signing of the MOU will...

United Airlines to deploy Palantir Foundry

Palantir Technologies have inked a long-term relationship with United Airlines to deploy Palantir Foundry.

JetBlue Awards Integrated Traffic Management Contracts To Passur

JetBlue Airways has contracted Passur Aerospace for Passur Integrated Traffic Management (PITM) for deployment at its system operations center and throughout its network. PITM is a Web-hosted integrated business intelligence platform...

Emirates To Deploy HP Win 8 Tablets Across Fleet

As the first global customer of the HP ElitePad 900, Emirates is developing a line-of-business application for Windows 8 called Knowledge Driven Inflight Service (KIS). An in-flight communication and customer relationship management device first...

NASA Increases Harris Network Services Contract Ceiling By $384M

NASA has awarded Harris two one-year options, adding $384 million of contract ceiling, to continue supporting the Space Communications Network Services (SCNS) program. Harris will continue to support SCNS, which provides most...