New center to fight cyber crime opens at Munich Airport

MUC teams up with cybersecurity specialists

The number of attacks on the IT systems of companies and public-sector organizations in Germany has rapidly increased in recent years, parallel to the rise of digitization. Munich Airport also faces all kinds of cyber attacks on a daily basis. Now a new center of competence is being set up at the Bavarian hub. It will bring together IT experts from the airport operating company (FMG) and specialists from high-profile tech companies to test defensive strategies and look for new solutions in the fight against cyber-criminals.

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Rostec develops a technological partnership with China in engine building

As part of the Aviation Expo China 2017 in Beijing, the United Engine Building Corporation (UEC, part of the Rostec State Corporation) will showcase the most advanced Russian developments in engine building as well as discuss some key joint projects with its Chinese partners, including the creation of an engine for a wide-body long haul aircraft (ShFDMS).

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Boeing, Japan Airlines Announces Order for Four 787-8 Dreamliners

SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Japan Airlines (JAL) announced an order today for four 787-8 Dreamliners. The order, which was previously listed on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website, attributed to an unidentified customer, is valued at more than $900 million at current list prices and will expand JAL’s Dreamliner fleet to 49 airplanes.

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