NASA to Air Russian Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

NASA to Air Russian Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

Progress 68 cargo spacecraft docked to the International Space Station
The Progress 68 cargo spacecraft docked to the International Space Station is seen in the upper left of this image as the unique microgravity laboratory orbits above the Falkland Islands off the coast of the southern-most portion of Argentina on the continent of South America.
Credits: NASA

Loaded with three tons of food, fuel and supplies, a Russian Progress cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch at 3:58 a.m. EST (2:58 p.m. Baikonur time) Sunday, Feb. 11, to resupply the International Space Station.

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Japan Airlines issues its largest network deployment with Rockwell Collins’ ARINC AviNet® Airport to meet increasing airport operations demand

Japan Airlines has deployed Rockwell Collins’ ARINC AviNet® Airport network solution at 50 of its domestic and international airport locations

  • System operational at 50 airports
  • Solution provides departure control and passenger processing systems
  • Equipped with security and data integrity within JAL’s Global network

SINGAPORE (Feb. 6, 2017) – In an effort to manage significant airline industry growth in the Asia-Pacific region, Japan Airlines (JAL) has deployed Rockwell Collins’ ARINC AviNet® Airport network solution at 50 of its domestic and international airport locations.

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BOC Aviation selects Rockwell Collins’ avionics for up to 74 new 737 MAX aircraft

Our advanced avionics, including our Iridium® ICS-300 SATCOM unit, will be the baseline configuration on BOC Aviation’s new Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that begin delivery later this year.

SINGAPORE (Feb. 6, 2018) – BOC Aviation has selected Rockwell Collins’ advanced avionics, including MultiScan™ ThreatTrack weather radar, GLU-2100 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR) and Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance (TCAS II) traffic computer TTR-2100, as a baseline configuration on up to 74 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that begin delivery later this year. In addition, the contract includes the option for Rockwell Collins Iridium® ICS-300 SATCOM unit, which is the only Iridium SATCOM solution approved for Boeing platforms. This product provides long-range voice and data link communications that improve operational efficiency.

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Boeing 737 MAX 10 Reaches Firm Configuration

Airplane on track for deliveries starting in 2020 timeframe

SINGAPORE, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing’s [NYSE: BA] 737 MAX 10 has reached a major milestone as the MAX program completed firm configuration on the airplane. This means engineers now have all the design requirements in place for what will be the largest member of Boeing’s single-aisle family. Boeing announced the achievement today at the Singapore Airshow.

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Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section modernizes fleet with new Beechcraft King Air 350 turboprops

SINGAPORE (Feb. 7, 2018) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced at the 2018 Singapore Airshow that it has received an order from the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS) South Eastern Section for two modified Beechcraft King Air 350 cargo heavyweight aircraft scheduled to begin delivery in the third quarter of this year. The new turboprops will replace King Air B200 aircraft in order to modernize the organization’s patient transfer and air ambulance fleet.

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Singapore Airlines Team Up to Offer New Flight Minor and Commercial Pilot Job Opportunities

SINGAPORE – As the Asia Pacific region faces an estimated need of 253,000 new pilots over the next 20 years, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has teamed with Singapore Airlines to provide a one-of-a-kind, joint-campus, two-continent degree program to provide flight training for the first time to its Embry-Riddle Asia campus students and secure job opportunities upon completion.

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Boeing Announces Nearly $1 Billion in Services Orders at Singapore Airshow

Orders demonstrate strong Asia Pacific interest in Boeing services

Orders stretch across each portfolio representing parts, modifications, training and Boeing AnalytX

SINGAPORE, Feb. 6, 2018 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced services orders valued at more than $900 million that will enable carriers and partners to excel in today’s competitive airline environment.

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Finnair unveils its first Japanese Signature Menu chefFinnair unveils its first Japanese Signature Menu chef

London, UK, 6 February 2018: Finnair continues its Signature Chef programme by introducing the airline’s first Japanese Signature Chef. Tokyo-based top chef, Rika Maezawa, has designed a series of five seasonal signature menus to be served in Finnair’s Business Class on flights from Tokyo to Helsinki, as of 7 February, 2018.

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