Engineering News | Defence & Aerospace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/defence Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:11:07 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Hawks investigate cases related to Gupta-loot worth more than R40bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hawks-investigate-cases-related-to-gupta-loot-worth-more-than-r40bn-2018-08-16 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:18:00 +0200 495838 1534404237 1534403880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shame-corporates-who-colluded-with-state-capture-into-paying-back-money-gordhan-2018-08-15 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 495758 1534400953 1534335240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747277_resized_pravingordhan09042018dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Embraer’s new-generation airliner demonstrated in Africa, including South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embraers-new-generation-airliner-demonstrated-in-africa-including-south-africa-2018-08-10 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494343 1533535821 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Low cost airline Fastjet makes further changes to its market offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-cost-airline-fastjet-makes-further-changes-to-its-market-offering-2018-08-06 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:13:00 +0200 494950 1533564988 1533564780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 EU asks WTO to certify it has removed Airbus subsidies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-asks-wto-to-certify-it-has-removed-airbus-subsidies-2018-08-06 Reuters AVIATION Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 494910 1533558773 1533557640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Action needed to integrate UAVs into civil airspace in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/action-needed-to-integrate-uavs-into-civil-air-space-in-south-africa-denel-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492724 1533019868 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace giants win orders and commitments for over 1 100 airliners at airshow http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-win-orders-and-commitments-for-over-1-100-airliners-at-airshow-2018-08-03 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493499 1533019869 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Boeing predicts strong global airliner and services demand until 2037 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-major-boeing-predicts-strong-global-airliner-and-services-demand-until-2037-2018-08-03 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493392 1533019870 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SANDF chief clarifies situation regarding Cuba flight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandf-chief-clarifies-situation-regarding-cuba-flight-2018-08-01 News24Wire DEFENCE Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:48:00 +0200 494405 1533108539 1533106080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New generation Embraer airliner on demonstration visit to South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-generation-embraer-airliner-on-demonstration-visit-to-south-africa-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:35:00 +0200 494101 1532699780 1532698500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743546_resized_embraere190e207181022dylan.jpg The E190-E2 demonstrator at the Embraer Training Centre/Airlink Hangar complex at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport 511 287 Thales seeks permanent stay of prosecution in Zuma graft case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thales-seeks-permanent-stay-of-prosecution-in-zuma-graft-case-2018-07-27 African News Agency DEFENCE Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:18:00 +0200 494079 1532694709 1532693880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743516_resized_lawofficeb1022.jpg 511 287 African countries are rapidly expanding their use of UAVs, but South Africa lags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-are-rapidly-expanding-their-use-of-uavs-but-south-africa-lags-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492721 1532420551 1532642400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strong demand forecast for pilots, technicians and cabin crew in Africa and globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-demand-forecast-for-pilots-technicians-and-cabin-crew-in-africa-and-globally-2018-07-25 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 25 Jul 2018 11:52:00 +0200 493637 1532513376 1532512320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742592_resized_ethiopianairlines7878konstantinvonwedelstaedt1022.jpg A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner of Ethiopian Airlines 511 287 Rival aerospace majors win orders and commitments for over 1 100 airliners at show http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rival-aerospace-majors-win-orders-and-commitments-for-over-1-100-airliners-at-show-2018-07-20 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:37:00 +0200 493245 1532093202 1532090220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741565_resized_airbusandbombardier1022.jpg An Airbus A320neo (left) with an A220-300 (right, still in Bombardier colours) 511 287 Global airliner-maker consolidation continues as Boeing, Embraer announce JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-airliner-maker-consolidation-continues-as-boeing-and-embraer-announce-jv-2018-07-20 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492131 1531809820 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Demand for 37 390 new airliners and freighters over next 20 years – Airbus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-37-390-new-airliners-and-freighters-over-next-20-years-airbus-2018-07-20 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492129 1531809820 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace group Boeing expects strong global airliner and services demand until 2037 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-group-boeing-expects-strong-global-airliner-and-services-demand-until-2037-2018-07-18 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:45:00 +0200 492954 1531925567 1531921500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740889_resized_ortambointernationalairportacsakulula710220814duane3.jpg A Boeing 737-800 of South African budget airline Kulula 511 287 UN Security Council imposes arms embargo on South Sudan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-security-council-imposes-arms-embargo-on-south-sudan-2018-07-18 African News Agency DEFENCE Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:05:00 +0200 492895 1531915585 1531915500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Britain unveils progress in high technology combat aircraft project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/britain-unveils-progress-in-high-technology-combat-aircraft-project-2018-07-17 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:24:00 +0200 492816 1531837467 1531830240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740632_resized_tempestmod1022.jpg An artist’s impression of a “Team Tempest” design aircraft in flight 511 287 Brazilian aerospace group predicts strong growth in smaller airliner segment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilian-aerospace-group-predicts-strong-growth-in-smaller-airliner-segment-2018-07-16 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:32:00 +0200 492746 1531748685 1531747920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740419_resized_airlinkejets021022.jpg An Embraer E190 aircraft of South African airline Airlink 511 287 Action needed to integrate UAVs into civil air space in South Africa – Denel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/action-needed-to-integrate-uavs-into-civil-air-space-in-south-africa-denel-2018-07-13 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:12:00 +0200 492635 1531488910 1531487520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740182_resized_denelseekeriiuavsystem107121022duane.jpg A Denel Dynamics Seeker military UAV (with a Casspir mine-protected vehicle in the background) 511 287 UN Security Council to vote Friday on proposed arms embargo on South Sudan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-security-council-to-vote-friday-on-proposed-arms-embargo-on-south-sudan-2018-07-13 Reuters DEFENCE Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:03:00 +0200 492591 1531469070 1531468980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Company distributes boosters for use in rescue services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-distributes-boosters-for-use-in-rescue-services-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Defence & Aerospace Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490908 1531206507 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735888_resized_coltrimpsboosterpump06181022dylan.jpg SLEEK DESIGN The smaller, more compact MPS Booster pump can be taken anywhere in its specially designed hard explorer case 511 287 Vacuum systems leak detection a first for Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leak-detection-technology-a-first-for-southern-africa-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Defence & Aerospace Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491171 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736485_resized_compressorsintegratedphoenix7191022.jpg FINDING THE SMALLEST LEAK The Leybold Phoenix Quadro leak detector can detect helium leaks 511 765 Solid demand forecast for turboprop aircraft amid growth in regional routes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-demand-predicted-for-turboprop-aircraft-while-new-airbus-airliner-partnership-starts-2018-07-13 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491616 1531206497 1531432800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Macron says Nato debates were 'frank and respectful' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/macron-says-nato-debates-were-frank-and-respectful-2018-07-12 Reuters DEFENCE Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:24:00 +0200 492531 1531401988 1531401840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 African countries rapidly expanding use of UAVs, while South Africa lags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-rapidly-expanding-use-of-uavs-while-south-africa-lags-2018-07-12 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:06:00 +0200 492507 1531398258 1531397160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739903_resized_csirplane1022.jpg An unidentified CSIR research team member making adjustments to a CSIR-designed modular UAV 511 287 African troops fighting terrorism in Sahel are protecting world – UN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-troops-fighting-terrorism-in-sahel-are-protecting-world-un-2018-07-10 African News Agency DEFENCE Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:33:00 +0200 492231 1531220431 1531218780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739241_resized_unamidpeacekeepersdarfur1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Better Capital says no approval for Chinese aerospace sale http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-capital-says-no-approval-for-chinese-aerospace-sale-2018-07-09 Reuters AEROSPACE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:33:00 +0200 492116 1531139704 1531139580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Airbus forecasts demand for 37 390 new airliners and freighters over next 20 years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-forecasts-demand-for-37-390-new-airliners-and-freighters-over-next-20-years-2018-07-06 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:16:00 +0200 491959 1530873241 1530872160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738718_resized_ortambointernationalairportacsaairbusa350xwbmsn0055408141022duane2.jpg An Airbus A350-900 airliner 511 287 DA wants soldiers to secure borders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-wants-soldiers-to-secure-borders-2018-07-06 African News Agency DEFENCE Fri, 06 Jul 2018 09:07:00 +0200 491903 1530860901 1530860820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Consolidation of global airliner sector continues as Boeing and Embraer announce JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consolidation-of-global-airliner-sector-continues-as-boeing-and-embraer-announce-jv-2018-07-05 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 05 Jul 2018 16:07:00 +0200 491870 1530801468 1530799620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738422_resized_embraer190airlink1022.jpg An Embraer E 190 airliner of South African airline Airlink 511 287 Brazilian aircraft company signs maintenance deal with South African air operator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilian-aircraft-company-signs-maintenance-deal-with-south-african-air-operator-2018-07-04 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:54:00 +0200 491674 1530712490 1530701640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737910_resized_embraersahara1022.jpg An Embraer EMB 120ER of Sahara Africa Aviation 511 287 Four SANDF members die in KZN crash http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/four-sandf-members-die-in-kzn-crash-2018-07-03 News24Wire DEFENCE Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:30:00 +0200 491588 1530629919 1530628200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Airliner manufacturer predicts strong demand for turboprop aircraft http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airliner-manufacturer-predicts-strong-demand-for-turboprop-aircraft-2018-07-02 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Mon, 02 Jul 2018 15:29:00 +0200 491453 1530538402 1530538140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737395_resized_atr767021022.jpg An ATR 72-600 airliner of Mandarin Airlines 511 287 Airbus, Bombardier airliner deal now operational http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-bombardier-airliner-deal-now-operational-2018-07-02 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Mon, 02 Jul 2018 12:56:00 +0200 491419 1530529213 1530528960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737302_resized_airbusandbombardier1022.jpg An Airbus A320neo (left) with a Bombardier CS300 (right) 511 287 Airbus to support Côte d’Ivoire’s aerospace industry development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/west-african-country-and-aerospace-giant-agree-to-jointly-develop-local-industry-2018-06-29 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490111 1529997548 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0