Aerospace and Defense Press Releases

What the Airlines Don't Tell You: New Guide to Cheaper Travel Exposes 'Trade Secrets' of Airline Pricing Strategies

It almost sounds like something out of George Orwell’s ‘1984’; online software that tracks how much air travelers are willing to pay, disguising portions of airfares as Government taxes and forcing travel agents to charge hefty booking fees that drive business directly back to the airlines. It’s all 100% true, and a new book exposing these airline tactics proves how almost every traveler falls for them with each booking they make.

Autopilot System Market - Forecasts & Analysis to 2014 - 2020: New Research Report Available at Fast Market Research

LogoAutopilot System Market by Application (Airborne, Land, Sea, Subsea), by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, The Middle-East, Latin America, Africa), by Configuration (Manned And Autonomous Platforms) - Forecasts & Analysis to 2014 - 2020

New Market Research Report: Spain Defence & Security Report Q4 2014

LogoIn our view, Spain faces low security risks in terms of international conflict, interstate conflict and criminal activity. The country's high scores in our security risk ratings are bolstered by Spain's friendly relations with international states and European neighbours as well as its decreasing involvement in Afghanistan.

New Report Available: Global Directed Energy Weapons Market 2014-2018

LogoWeapons that emit high energy and damage a target with minimum collateral damage are called directed energy weapons. This energy can have different categories such as electromagnetic waves (masers, lasers, radio frequency, and microwave), sound in supersonic form, and particles with mass.

Future of the Bruneian Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 - New Study Released

LogoThe Future of the Bruneian Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Brunei defense industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key news.

Just Published: "The Global Submarine Market 2014-2024 - Industry Trends, Recent Developments and Challenges: Market Profile"

LogoThis report offers readers insights into technological developments in the Submarine market, as well as detailed analysis of the changing preferences of military forces around the world. It also identifies the current trends in the changing industry structure and the challenges faced by industry participants.

Drones Take Flight at Major Universities

UAVSA Systems Association plans to organize an Aerial Drone Cinematography World Tour which will see the organization cover 48 Universities in 18 Months. The Aerial Drone Cinematography World Tour is scheduled to be held in 2015/2016.

STERNA VLA Team Is Now in Second Month of Its Crowdfunding Journey to Build Aircraft for Everyone

LogoThe design team behind the STERNA have gathered a lot of constructive and positive feedback from crowdfunders so far leading to more innovations in personal aircraft ownership. Perhaps one of the most interesting ones is their answer to the following question:

Austrian Tech Company Launches Campaign to Manage Flight Safety

Since the late 1990s, with the rapid advance in electronic technology making it more affordable and available, radio control flying has become a popular hobby. Unfortunately, many hobbyists experience the expense of having their craft plunge to the ground uncontrollably after experiencing problems in the flight control unit with frozen autopilot, lost GPS or magnetometer. Sometimes this can result in property damage not only to the operator's craft, but also where the craft crashed or even bodily harm if it caused injury to bystanders or others enjoying their day. An Austrian company, GizmoTech GmbH, has created an Auto-Pilot manager and launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise capital bring the circuit control board to the commercial-users, professionals and hobbyist, faster through mass production.

The Last Top Gun: F-14 Pilot's New Novel Rocks the Wings of Fact & Fiction, Paying Homage to Culture of Last Generation All-Male Navy Fighter 'Jocks'

Each time Dan Zimberoff fired up an F-14 Tomcat perched on the deck of an aircraft carrier, he knew that flying a fighter jet demanded a level of brashness and rock star-esque aplomb. He never forgot that he was part of an all-male team that was the envy of many – a culture that has now crashed and burned like the fiery mishaps he witnessed too many times over his distinguished career.

New Market Study, "Indonesia Defence & Security Report Q4 2014", Has Been Published

LogoIndonesia benefits from a substantial size advantage over its neighbours, although the relevance of this has declined as the South East Asian region continues to display considerable stability. The success of ASEAN has fostered a diplomatic rationality, with only a handful of relatively minor confrontations enduring, most notably a Sino-Philippine dispute over a number of minor islands. In spite of this, Indonesian military moderni s ation will continue, despite the greatest threats to Indonesian security being internal ones.

New Market Study, "Future of the Czech Republic Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019", Has Been Published

LogoSummary: The Future of the Czech Republic Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Czech Republic defense industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key news.

New Market Study, "Homeland Security Expenditure in Indonesia to 2019: Market Review", Has Been Published

LogoSDI's "Homeland Security Expenditure in Indonesia to 2019: Market Review" provides historic and forecast market sizing and budget allocation, and a top-level analysis of the market.

Now Available: The Global Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants Market 2014-2024 - Country Analysis: Market Profile

LogoThis report offers detailed analysis of the global Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the Naval Vessels and Surface Combatants market.

New Report Available: Future of the Afghan Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019

LogoThe Future of the Afghan Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019 published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast Afghan defense industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key news.

New Report Available: The Thai Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness and Emerging Opportunities to 2019: Market Profile

LogoThis report provides a detailed analysis of the current industry size and growth expectations during 2014-19, including highlights of the key growth stimulators. It also benchmarks the industry against key global markets and provides detailed understanding of emerging opportunities in specific areas.

The Spanish Defense Industry - Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights to 2019: Market Profile: New Research Report Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThis report provides analysis on competitive benchmarking along with top companies active across the Spain defense industry. It features insights into the recent activity and strategic initiatives of key public sector companies that support the industry. The information is divided into sections such as company overview, products and services and alliances, to give the reader an understanding of the business environment in which the defense industry operates.

LoPresti Announces Cessna Citation Safety Upgrade

LogoLoPresti Aviation announces an upgrade on the BoomBeam HID light kit for Citation. The BoomBeam HID lights are approved for the recognition, landing and taxi lights. BoomBeam lights offer superior performance and the industry hallmark for safety, range, and reliability.

Mark Lelong Starts Indiegogo Campaign to Raise $120,000 for "The MotoGen Project"

LogoAnyone who has ever flown a rotor-copter type drone ends up spending more time watching the battery’s charge than actually flying it. Even investing the money to buy more batteries will give them little more time to enjoy flying their drone. The plain fact is that a drone wears down the charge on a battery much faster than one can charge it from a wall charger. This has been the frustrating, but accepted norm - until now.

Just Published: "Homeland Security Expenditure in the Saudi Arabia to 2019: Market Review"

LogoSDI's "Homeland Security Expenditure in the Saudi Arabia to 2019: Market Review" provides historic and forecast market sizing and budget allocation, and a top-level analysis of the market.

"The Global Submarine Market 2014-2024 - Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights: Market Profile" Now Available at Fast Market Research

LogoThis report shows the leading Submarine market segments in various regions across the world. Details of top companies active across the global Submarine market are provided, together with market size and forecast 2014-2024 for the main players across those areas.

New Market Research Report: The Australian Defense Industry - Procurement Market Dynamics to 2019: Market Profile

LogoThis report provides in-depth information on the dynamics of Australia defense procurement and trend analysis of imports and exports. The figures are based on trend indicator values (TIV) expressed in US$ million at constant (1990) prices. Although figures are expressed in US$, TIVs do not represent the financial value of goods transferred. Rather, TIVs are an indication of the volume of arms transferred.

Bed Bug Heat Treatment Company Environmental Heat Solutions Reports Air Travel's New Woes Include Getting Rid of Bed Bugs

LogoFrom movie theaters to taxi cabs to homes, the spread of bed bugs continues to rise. This problem has escalated from increased international travel, and even a rumor of infestation is bad for business. Bed bugs are tiny bugs that feed off human blood and most often come out at night. Unfortunately, bed bugs are notorious for crawling into small areas including clothing, briefcases, or luggage. For United Airlines headquarters’ employees, a recent bed bug infestation in the office could lead to an infestation at home.

Turning Final, A Life Complete: Pilot & Boatman's Extraordinary Life Condensed Into Fascinating Memoir, Symbolizing Greatness of America

Jim Reed isn’t a celebrity or multi-millionaire. In fact, those walking past him on the street won’t see anything other than an ordinary guy with that great American wit and integrity. However, Jim Reed has a led a life most can only dream of, and his compelling new memoir takes flight to explain all.

They Always Come in Three: Aviation Maintenance Expert's Upcoming Novel Bares Chilling Resemblance to Recent Real-World Air Disasters

Aircraft are supposed to stay in the air, but a seemingly-increasing slew of recent news stories show that man’s most advanced machines can fall out of the sky, get shot down and even disappear without a trace. While totally unplanned in terms of timing, one U.S. aviation maintenance expert and author has penned a compelling upcoming novel that focuses on the darker side of aviation safety.