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Wizz Air orders nearly 32,000 slimline seats from Recaro

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Recaro Aircraft Seating has secured a deal with Wizz Air for 31,767 passenger seats. The SL3710 economy class seat will be installed on 146...

Sabena Aerospace and Blue Aerospace awarded Belgian Defence Organisation C-130 fleet contract

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Sabena Aerospace, a BLUEBERRY group company, and Blue Aerospace, a HEICO company, announced today the award of the Belgian Defence C-130 aircraft fleet and...

Airbus restructuring will directly affect Belgian subcontractor Sonaca

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Yesterday, Airbus announced an important restructuring which will involve a 40 percent cut in the production of aircraft and a threat to 15,000 jobs...

MQ-9B SkyGuardian: The next generation of remotely piloted aircraft

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The MQ-9B Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) possesses a number of unique advantages not found in manned platforms:...

Sabena Aerospace and SABCA pioneers in first ecosystem in Belgium’s aerospace industry: “Blueberry”

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The brand-new aerospace group with SABENA AEROSPACE and SABCA as pioneers takes off today. The deal transferring the SABCA shares of Dassault Belgique Aviation...

Strata completes construction of its joint-venture facility with Solvay for the manufacture of aerospace-grade pre-impregnated carbon fibres in Al Ain, UAE

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The 8,500m2 Strata Solvay Advanced Materials (SSAM) facility to undergo testing and qualification checks towards end of 2020 Three UAE nationals to assume...

Safran Seats introduces portfolio of devices to fit the post-coronavirus travel environment

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Safran Seats is proud to offer a new portfolio of devices to fit the post-Covid-19 travel environment such as Interspace, Travel Safe by Safran Seats and Create...

100 million euros state aid for Sonaca

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Sonaca has been seriously affected by both the Boeing 737 MAX debacle and the Covid-19 crisis, but it will benefit from a capital increase...

The Belgian aviation sector has already received € 75 million state aid

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Since the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis, the Federal Holding and Investment Company (known under its acronym SFPI-FPIM in the two national languages), the...

SABCA to supply radomes for General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ MQ-9B drone

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Belgium-based Société Anonyme Belge de Constructions Aéronautiques is proud to announce that is has been selected by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) to...

Dassault sells its 96.85% shareholding in SABCA to Sabena Aerospace and SFPI/FPIM

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Dassault Belgique Aviation SA (“DBA”), Sabena Aerospace SA (“Sabena”) and Société Fédérale de Participations et Investissements – Federale Participatie- en Investeringsmaatschappij SA/NV (“SFPI/FPIM”) announce...

No rivets: aeroplane parts can be chemically bonded together!

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A breakthrough bonding technology for aerospace Chemically bonding composite material parts together instead of assembling them mechanically is the next step in reducing the weight of aircraft. And Solvay...

easyJet to become the world’s first major airline to operate net-zero carbon flights

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From today easyJet will be the first major airline to offset the carbon emissions from the fuel used for all of its flights...

AkzoNobel wraps up Mapaero deal to strengthen aerospace coatings business

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Akzo Nobel N.V. has completed the acquisition of French aerospace coatings manufacturer Mapaero, which was first announced in July. The deal will strengthen AkzoNobel’s global...

Bombardier sells Aerostructures business to Spirit AeroSystems Holding, Inc.

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Sale of aerostructures business supports Aviation transformation, refocuses on business aviation and strengthens liquidity Expected cash proceeds of $500 million (1) plus the assumptions of...

GKN Aerospace breaks new ground in large composite wing structure technology

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Design, manufacture and delivery of a 4-metre mid-scale demonstrator tool for composite wing spar of Airbus’ ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ programme Large scale use...

SABCA is ready for medical drone flights over cities

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qB35TDYmQw Drones over cities are not science-fiction anymore. SABCA is ready to perform drone flights over cities and will start with medical transports over the...

Raytheon and United Technologies to combine aerospace businesses to create a new aerospace and defence giant

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- The combination will create a premier systems provider with advanced technologies to address rapidly growing segments of aerospace and defence - Expanded technology and...

Nineteen companies to present capabilities at General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.’s “Blue Magic Belgium”

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    On 15 and 16 May, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) organized meetings with Belgian companies active in the aeronautical sector for a possible...

French aerospace group Dassault puts its Belgian subsidiary SABCA for sale

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French aerospace group Dassault wants to sell its 96.85% stake in the Belgian aerospace equipment manufacturer SABCA, the group announced in a statement on...