Xiamen Airlines, GE Aviation sign solutions agreement

Chinese passenger airline Xiamen Airlines has signed an agreement with GE Aviation for Event Measurement System-based flight analytics services. 

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).

Hainan Airlines to use Honeywell predictive analytics and maintenace

Honeywell has signed an agreement for Hainan Airlines (HNA) to become the first airline in the world to use the company's GoDirect Maintenance Service program, which uses connectivity and data analytics for...

Southwest Partners With Beats Music

Southwest Airlines is partnering with Beats Music, a music subscription service now owned by Apple, to provide flyers curated music onboard its WiFi-enabled aircrafts. Customers accessing Beats Music onboard have an opportunity to listen to music handpicked...

Raytheon, United Technologies merging to form one aerospace and defense giant

Raytheon and United Technologies have entered into an agreement to combine the two companies to create an aerospace and defense giant, in what is one of the biggest mergers of this year. 

NASA Selects Unisys To Compete For SEWP V Contracts

NASA has selected Unisys to compete for task orders to provide a range of information technology products and services to federal government agencies under the new Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP) V...

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...

Royal Jordanian Airlines selects Honeywell fuel efficiency software

Royal Jordanian Airlines has selected its Connected Aircraft GoDirect Fuel Efficiency software, said Honeywell in a statement. The software is part of Honeywell's GoDirect suite of more than 50 Connected Aircraft services. The...

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...

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...

Garmin, Jeppesen sign charts deal

Garmin and Jeppesen, a Boeing Company, have signed an agreement to integrate Jeppesen terminal charts with the iOS-based Garmin Pilot app. Under the terms of the collaboration, Jeppesen terminal charts can now be...

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...

Singapore Airlines to start using MobileFirst for iOS

Singapore Airlines (SIA) have selected MobileFirst for iOS enterprise apps. MobileFirst for iOS is the result of a collaboration between IBM and Apple on industry-specific enterprise applications. From mid-June this year, SIA pilots will have...

Lockheed Martin, Arconic collaborate on 3D printing

Lockheed Martin and Arconic have inked a two-year Joint Development Agreement (JDA) to work together.

United Airlines to deploy Palantir Foundry

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