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#Aviation & Aerospace

Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci Inducted into the Living Legends of Aviation; Presents Jeff Bezos with Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award
In 2018, the award was renamed the Kenn Ricci Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award and presented to Robert T. Bigelow, founder of Bigelow Aerospace. “I am deeply honored that the Living Legends of Aviation has elected me to membership in their class of ...
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Aerospace Plastics Market Worth $20.7 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™
The growth of the Aerospace Plastics Market can be attributed ... and modernization of existing aircrafts, and growth of the aviation industry in developing economies. (Logo: https ...
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Broward aviation firm sells to public company for $122M
Miramar-based 1st Choice Aerospace has been sold to VSE Aviation, a subsidiary of VSE Corp. in one of the biggest recent aerospace deals in South Florida. Based in Alexandra, Virginia, VSE (Nasdaq: VSEC) paid $112 million in cash at closing, and could pay ...
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Liebherr-Aerospace Starts Serial Production of 3D Printed Components
In the fall of 2017, Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH, Liebherr’s centre of excellence for flight control systems, landing gears, gears and gearboxes, reached a key milestone: authorization by the German Federal Aviation Office (Luftfahrtbundesamt ...
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BRS Aerospace Appoints China Distributor
BRS Aerospace has named International Aviation Equipment & Investment Ltd., headquartered in Hong Kong, as a distributor for the People's Republic of China (PRC). International Aviation Equipment & Investment will represent BRS Aerospace as its non ...
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Possible No-Deal Brexit Troubling UK Aerospace
With fewer than 70 days before Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU), aerospace still has no real sense of the UK’s future relationship with the ... You must have an Aviation Week ...
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GE News: Subsidiary AP&C Purchased New Land, GE Aviation Helping Airbus 3D Print Parts for RACER Aircraft
This new space will be a big help, as the company, which mainly serves the biomedical and aerospace sectors ... project goal of lowering the impact of aviation on the environment.
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Collins Aerospace Bombardier upgrade given FAA certification
Collins Aerospace’s Pro Line Fusion avionics upgrade for Pro Line 4-equipped Bombardier Challenger 604* series aircraft has been certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Working closely with Bombardier as the original aircraft ...
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Wichita supplier Simon J. Machine expanding as aerospace work grows
Perez says the expansion will help make room for anticipated continued growth through both its commercial aerospace and general aviation work. Perez says the family-run business — which is owned by Nho Ngo and includes her husband, Do Nguyen, and son ...
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VSE Aviation Acquires 1st Choice Aerospace
VSE Aviation, a subsidiary of VSE Corporation (VSE), has acquired 1st Choice Aerospace, two privately owned aviation supply chain management companies with operations in Florida and Kentucky that provide component maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO ...
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