Aerospace and Defense Press Releases

DWC Supports Quake Relief in Nepal: Helps Airlift 120 Tonnes of Time-Critical Freight for National Air Cargo

DELTA WORLD CHARTER (the "Company") on 13 May 2015 successfully operated a series of cargo relief flights from Al Maktoum International Airport and New Delhi to Kathmandu, to help with one of the most catastrophic earthquake of the century. The relief flights were operated for National Air Cargo, Dubai. Headquartered in Florida, United States, the company has emerged as a global freight forwarder.

AeroBase Group Owes Strategic Alliances for Outstanding Growth in 2015

Leading aircraft parts supplier AeroBase today announced the company experienced massive growth during 2014, and expects that trend to continue through 2015 due in large part to the many key partnerships the company has throughout the aerospace community.

Civil Aircrafts Sales to Drive the US Aerospace Industry

LogoAccording to our new research report, “Aerospace Industry Forecast to 2013”, global aerospace industry has witnessed an impressive growth during the past few years, with civil aviation segment emerging as the major contributor towards the growth of the industry. Increase in air traffic and considerable increase in military budget have provided the much required growth impetus to the industry. The US and European countries have been the dominant markets of this industry and are acting as catalyst for the overall industry growth.

Lycoming Engine Distributor, Air Power, Inc. Announces New Ford F150 Sweepstakes

Air Power, Inc. - the World’s Largest Factory Engine Distributor, with over 27,000 engines delivered to date - announces the New Ford F150 Sweepstakes with the purchase of a Lycoming Factory Engine.

Fisher Capital Management News: China Ramps up Military Use of Space With New Satellites-Report

China is Developing Cutting-edge Satellites That Will Allow it to Project Power Far Beyond its Shores and Deter the United States From Using Aircraft Carriers

Connector Supplier, BTC Electronic Components, Expands Sales and Marketing Team

LogoBTC continues their rapid growth as they hire three seasoned employees to their sales and marketing organization.

Airpower Announces Lycoming Mid-Year Price Increase : Hurry Before PRICES INCREASE!!

Air Power Inc., the low Cost Provider of Genuine Factory Aircraft parts, Cylinder Engines, announces the new pricing for Lycomings factory engines and service parts. Lycoming produces the most complete line of horizontally opposed, air cooled four, six and eight-cylinder aircraft engines available. The new pricig will be in effective for all orders received on or after July 5, 2011!

Wind Energy to Witness Robust Growth in China Despite Construction Boom In Nuclear Power Plants

China’s wind energy market has grown rapidly during the last five years and is expected to reach 158 GW by 2016 with a CAGR of 20% over the next five years. Various factors are expected to drive the wind energy market in China. Government backing and generation-based incentives for renewable energy sources, rising electricity demand, and Clean Development Mechanism support from the UN all are expected to boost China’s wind market.

Air Power Announces Be Genuine F150 Giveaway Sweepstakes

Air Power Inc., the Low Cost Provider of Genuine Factory Aircraft Parts, Cylinders and Engines, recently announced the Be Genuine F150 Giveaway Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes offers Air Power customers the opportunity to enter of which one lucky customer will win a Ford F150 truck.

BTC Electronic Components’ Article Featured in Connector Supplier Magazine

LogoBTC’s president crafted an article on the paradigm shift in the electronic components distribution industry and the importance of adding value.

Robust Growth for Global Composite Cylinders Market to Reach Dollar 1223 Million by 2015

The global cylinders industry has witnessed a gradual shift from the type I steel cylinders to an increased usage of composite cylinders in various segments, with the composite cylinders market experiencing growth in support of an end product market reaching $1223 million by 2015. Composites consumption in the cylinders market is expected to witness a double digit growth rate from 2010-2015 with growing application segments and regional shift.

Worldwide Wind Competitive Analysis and Leadership Study 2010 Lucintel Identifies Industry Leaders

The business of generating electricity from wind is growing and is set to expand as the US, China, and the rest of the world look for cleaner, more sustainable ways to generate electricity.

Connector Supplier, BTC Electronic Components, Releases New Corporate Video

LogoBTC Electronics boasts world-class facilities and employees from their headquarters in Wake Forest, NC. The firm recently created a company video to promote both.

Themis Announces the RuggedStore 3100 Network Storage Appliance

Themis Computer, today announced the Themis RuggedStoreTM 3100 network storage appliance. The RuggedStore 3100 appliance combines Themis’s thermal and kinetic design expertise with EMC® VNXe® unified storage systems to deliver an unmatched combination of capabilities, simplicity, and efficiency for ruggedized storage. The RuggedStore 3100 enables storage consolidation with seamless management that eliminates the boundaries between applications and their storage. Designed for military critical defense and industrial customers, the new systems are capable of withstanding wide temperature ranges, and intense shock and vibration. The base unit can hold up to 12 drives, with scalability of up to 96 total drives, using storage expansion enclosures.

Prescott Support Launches Rebranded Air Cargo Website

Prescott Support reinforced its commitment to providing anytime air cargo support with its launch today of a comprehensive new website designed to provide detailed information on its air charter and air cargo services.

Interconnect Supplier, BTC Electronic Components, Sponsors the 2011 NC CEO Forum

LogoWake Forest interconnect supplier is proud to support the third annual CEO Forum focused on helping executives build companies that last with featured speaker Jim Collins.

German Aerospace Industry Running on Fast Growth Track

LogoThe German aerospace industry is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of approximately 7% during 2011–2013, says RNCOS in its research report.

LoPresti to Debut a Host of New Performance Products at Sun N Fun

Logo"We've been very buttoned up this winter," said LoPresti Aviation CEO Rj Siegel, "quietly working on new technologies for CIRRUS and CESSNA. Now it's time to open up and showcase what we've done."

West Virginia Based Defense Contractor Prepares For International Visitors

LogoThe assignment: To get the facility in “show” condition in one week to impress potential customers from three separate European countries.

Connector Distributor, BTC Electronic Components, Earns ITAR Registration

LogoDirected by the U.S. Department of State, ITAR is a program that regulates the export and import of U.S. military and defense related equipment and information.

SoftInWay Turbomachinery Solutions to Organize Training on Centrifugal Compressor in India

LogoSoftInWay Turbomachinery Solutions Pvt. Ltd., an Indian subsidiary of SoftInWay Inc., proudly announces its second educational event in India – 5-day intensive training on centrifugal compressor fundamentals and design and optimization of turbomachinery with AxSTREAM 3.0. The course will be held in Bangalore, on April 25-29, 2011, and mainly addresses Indian engineers and engineering students interested in enhancing their knowledge of flow path design.

High Reliability Connector Distributor, BTC Electronic Components, to Offer Value-Added Assembly For EN2997 Environmental Connectors

LogoThe addition of the J-Tech/Conesys EN2997 firewall line expands BTC’s product offering to cover both the high temperature environmental and the Y and YE class of hermetically sealed connectors. BTC has been supplying the Sealtron/HCC Industries EN2997 Y and YE hermetic connectors since 2008 and will now supply mated pairs of plugs and receptacles from stock.

Mil-Spec Connectors Distributor, BTC Electronic Components Earns ISO 9001:2008 Certification

LogoLast month, BTC Electronic Components, Inc. in Wake Forest, NC, completed their annual ISO audit and recertification. BTC is also certified to AS9100 Revision B and is listed on The International Aerospace Quality Group's Online Aerospace Supplier Information System, OASIS.

Mil-Spec Connector Distributor, BTC Electronic Components, Hires Pamela Jones As New Account Executive

LogoBTC Electronic Components - a leading distributor of electronic connectors for the aerospace, military, and commercial industries - has hired Pamela Jones as a new Account Executive.

U.S. Treasury Grant for Solar Energy May Be Extended

Will the 30% US Treasury Grant for solar and other renewable energy set to expire at the end of the year be extended?

Tax-Cut Plan Would Extend Treasury Grant Program That Aids Solar Projects

A bill that embodies the controversial tax-cut deal negotiated by President Obama’s administration and Republican congressional leaders includes an extension of a Treasury Department grant program for solar energy installations.

Global Uprising: the Voice of Youth

Global Uprising is an on-line community of young activists around the world who want to tell their stories about the critical issues we all face today and share them with others around the globe. Their stories have been gathered on a website that wants to be a hub for news on activism undertaken by young people in many countries and a forum for communication.