Friday, February 23, 2018

After Epic Road Trip, This 241-Foot Wind Turbine Blade Is Ready...

In October, employees at LM Wind Power’s wind turbine blade factory in Castellón, Spain, briefly left their posts to send off their biggest achievement...

Chasing History: After 45 Years In Aviation, Pat Bergin Has Some...

In the winter of 1994, Pat Bergin traveled from Almaty in Kazakhstan to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in Central Asia to meet with a former Soviet...

The Aviator: How A Young Pilot Became A Top-Flight 3D-Printing Engineer

At 15, Josh Mook got a job refueling planes and handling bags at a small airport near his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. He’d work...

This Big-Data Firm Wants To Stop Flight Delays And Other Maddening...

The scene plays out on Oct. 15 at New York’s LaGuardia Airport, dull, annoying and all too routine. A gate agent announces the flight...

What Will The Plane Of The Future Look Like? NASA Has...

What will kick off the next leap in aircraft innovation and design? NASA is already working on experimental aircraft but it’s in need of...

New One-Of-A-Kind Turboprop Engine Delivers Jet-Like Simplicity To Pilots

GE Aviation’s Paul Corkery became a leader of an engineering revolution three years ago when he and his team started building an aircraft engine...

The Greatest Airshow On Earth: The Past, Present And Future Of...

By many accounts, the greatest airshow on earth takes place each year at the end of July just outside Oshkosh, Wisconsin. For a week,...

Mad Props: A 3D-Printed Airplane Engine Will Run This Year

The last time engineers designed a civilian turboprop engine from scratch for mass-production, humans had not yet landed on the moon. Unlike jet engines,...

Back To The Future: This Plane Will Make The Jet Set...

The Concorde, the iconic pointy-nosed supersonic jet that shuttled passengers between Paris, London, New York and other choice destinations, landed for the last time...