Boeing to Acquire Millennium Space Systems, provider of agile, flight-proven small-satellite solutions

– Combined capabilities will provide customers with advanced small-satellite technologies and flexible solutions

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] will acquire Millennium Space Systems, a provider of agile, flight-proven small-satellite solutions, under an acquisition agreement that will expand Boeing’s satellite and space portfolio, talent and capabilities.

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Historic Flight Simulator Offers Glimpse into Embry-Riddle’s Past

In celebration of National Aviation Day on Aug. 19, Embry-Riddle showcases a 1940s flight training device used to prepare aviators for action in World War II

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. ­— Looking inside the small, historic 1943 flight simulator that was used by American and British aviators to prepare for air support and combat in WWII, students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach Campus can almost picture what it was like for pilots learning to fly.

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Drone Major Group invests in SUAS Global expansion following acquisition of final stake

Drone Major Group invests in SUAS Global expansion following acquisition of final stake

 [London: 16 August 2018]: The first ever dedicated incubator and start-up services for entrepreneurs, professionals and enthusiasts within the drone industry were launched today by SUAS Global the world’s largest online drone network.

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Companies that focus on improving the capabilities of existing SAM systems will find success, finds Frost & Sullivan

SANTA CLARA, Calif. 15 August 2018 – Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Global Surface-to-Air Missile Market, Forecast to 2023, reveals that the growing number of missile attacks in the Middle East, North Korea’s long-range missile tests, China’s expansion in the South China Sea, and Russia’s sale of S-400 have inspired new growth within the surface-to-air missile (SAM) market. The market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 5.3% until 2023 and reach $3.88 billion.

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Arrival flights around the holy city of Mecca up 20% ahead of Hajj 2018 – UK second in terms of growth

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday 15 August, 2018: As of 31 July 2018, arrival flights around the holy city of Mecca ahead of this year’s Hajj were up 20% when compared to the last year’s pilgrimage, according to analysis conducted by Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), the leading travel commerce platform.

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Citation Longitude headlines Textron Aviation display at LABACE 2018

SAO PAULO (Aug 14, 2018) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, is showcasing its latest product investments at the Latin American Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (LABACE) this week in São Paulo, Brazil with the regional debut of the company’s newest super-midsize business jet under development – the Cessna Citation Longitude.

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Lockheed Martin Receives $218 Million Contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket System Launcher

DALLAS, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $218 million contract to produce High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) launchers and associated hardware for an international customer. With this procurement, HIMARS is now in the inventories of four international partners.

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