Ravn buys a fleet of electric planes

Ravn Alaska has announced that it will purchase 50 electric planes from California-based Airflow when they hit the market. Airflow planes will use batteries instead of gas to power their engines. But the company must first finalize the design of its aircraft. Airflow CEO Marc Ausman said he hopes Airflow’s …

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Japan brings together super team of aircraft component makers to build supersonic passenger plane • The Register

Japan has brought together a supergroup of aeronautical, industrial and space organizations to build a supersonic airliner. The new organization, Japan Supersonic Research (JSR), quietly signed on March 31. Yesterday, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) ad that it is a member, alongside the Japan Aircraft Development Association, the Japan …

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Alion Receives $ 72 Million Order for Endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems (EUAS), Tactical UAS, Soldier UAS and Command Control and Effects (C2E) for the Executive Office of the Army (PEO) Aviation (AVN), Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project Office (UASPO)

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Alion Science and Technology Awarded $ 72 Million Order with 60 Month Performance Period for Endurance UAS (EUAS), Tactical UAS (TUAS), Soldier UAS (SUAS) and Command Control and Effects (C2E) for Army Program Executive Office (PEO) Aviation (AVN), Unmanned Aircraft Systems Project …

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