Heathrow Airport helps to shape the next generation at Bucks New University

 

Picture caption: Ash Mistry and Dr David Warnock-Smith of Bucks New University; Steve Armitage; and Dauda Hamzat of Bucks New University.

Heathrow Airport helps to shape the next generation at Bucks New University

The IT Futures Manager at Heathrow Airport says he hopes he has helped inspire a new generation of staff after giving a talk on its future to students studying a range of aviation and tourism courses.

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BLOODHOUND SSC – a supersonic racing car designed to reach speeds of 1,000mph (1,600km/h).

Welcome to BLOODHOUND’s monthly newsletter, with the latest news about the Project.

We have an update on the Car build and how you can find out more about it in our new video series. There’s also an invitation to our next Open House day and details of how you can hold your own event at the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre.

Check out our website at www.bloodhoundssc.com for more information, videos and images.

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Textron Aviation features leading products, mission capabilities at Avalon 2017

 

GEELONG, Australia (Feb. 28, 2017) –Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced it is displaying a variety of its product offerings at this year’s Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defense Exposition (Avalon) with channel partner Hawker Pacific, including a Cessna Citation Latitude, Beechcraft King Air C90GTx, Cessna Grand Caravan EX, Cessna TTx, Beechcraft Bonanza G36, Cessna Skylane 182, and the Textron AirLand Scorpion jet model. The show will run from Feb. 28 to March 5 in Geelong, Australia.

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Canadian Armed Forces begin Operation CARIBBE 2017

 

February 27, 2017 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Saskatoon has begun patrolling activities in support of Operation CARIBBE, Canada’s contribution to Operation MARTILLO — the multinational campaign against transnational criminal organizations in the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean.

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Coalescence™ mixed reality system makes international debut at Avalon 2017

Coalescence encapsulates the user in a virtual and augmented environment for air, land or sea missions

  • First-of-its-kind for defense training
  • Leverages commercial technology to provide flexibility at a low price point
  • Integrates into LVC-enabled training solution

GEELONG, Australia (Feb. 28, 2017) – At Avalon 2017, Rockwell Collins is introducing its Coalescence™ mixed reality system to the international defense community for the first time. Available for demonstration during the show, Coalescence encapsulates the user in a virtual and augmented environment for air, land or sea missions.

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Royal Australian Air Force and Rockwell Collins demonstrate wideband high frequency capability at Avalon 2017

 

Transmission of wideband high frequency (WBHF) communications from ground to air.

  • First WBHF data transfer to RAAF C-17A
  • Viable solution for RAAF’s Plan Jericho
  • Add-on option for legacy high frequency systems

GEELONG, Australia (Feb. 28, 2017) – For the first time, Rockwell Collins and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) demonstrated the successful transmission of wideband high frequency (WBHF) communications from a ground station to a RAAF C-17A Globemaster III aircraft, during Avalon 2017.

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New 1View platform transforms technical publications for Textron Aviation customers

 

WICHITA, Kan. (Jan. 27, 2017) – Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced the launch of its innovative technical publications platform – 1View – where Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker customers can access all maintenance manuals, flight documents and service information for their aircraft.

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