Engineering News | Defence & Aerospace https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/defence Sun, 19 May 2019 16:36:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Boeing reports 'clear and steady progress' on returning 737 MAX to safe operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-reports-clear-and-steady-progress-on-returning-737-max-to-safe-operations-2019-05-17 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 17 May 2019 12:32:00 +0200 520064 1558094873 1558089120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799704_resized_boeing737max810221.jpg A Boeing 737 MAX-8 airliner 511 287 UAV without conventional flaps, ailerons or elevators takes flight https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bae-systems-successfully-flies-uav-without-conventional-flaps-ailerons-or-elevators-2019-05-17 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518907 1557817862 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Military stake stymies $4bn Zimbabwe platinum project 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Fri, 10 May 2019 11:11:00 +0200 519269 1557499750 1557479460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798169_resized_denelbadgerdenel1022.jpg A Denel LCT-30 turret, armed with a GI-30 30 mm cannon, mounted on a South African Badger infantry fighting vehicle 511 287 Canadian aircraft manufacturer sees significant potential in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/canadian-aircraft-manufacturer-sees-a-lot-of-potential-in-africa-2019-05-10 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518237 1556885088 1557439200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 737 MAX woes reflected in Boeing’s first-quarter results https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-reassures-on-safety-while-737-max-woes-reflected-in-first-quarter-results-2019-05-10 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518252 1556885088 1557439200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Libya's Haftar orders troops to fight harder during Ramadan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/libyas-haftar-orders-troops-to-fight-harder-during-ramadan-2019-05-06 Reuters DEFENCE Mon, 06 May 2019 12:08:00 +0200 518877 1557138085 1557137280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rolls-Royce developing advanced aero engine technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-developing-advanced-aeroengine-technologies-2019-05-03 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517726 1556526125 1556834400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BAE Systems successfully flies UAV without conventional flaps, ailerons or elevators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bae-systems-successfully-flies-uav-without-conventional-flaps-ailerons-or-elevators-2019-05-02 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 02 May 2019 12:43:00 +0200 518643 1556798869 1556793780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796681_resized_magmauav1022.jpg The MAGMA UAV 511 287 Russia training and arming CAR forces https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russia-training-and-arming-car-forces-2019-05-02 African News Agency DEFENCE Thu, 02 May 2019 10:53:00 +0200 518585 1556787827 1556787180 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Libya's NOC says it strongly condemns militarisation of energy infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/libyas-noc-says-it-strongly-condemns-militarisation-of-energy-infrastructure-2019-04-29 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:02:00 +0200 518300 1556540649 1556539320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rolls-Royce affirms the importance of the African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-affirms-the-importance-of-the-african-market-2019-04-26 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517006 1555580957 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SANDF remains on standby in flood-stricken KZN, EC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandf-remains-on-standby-in-flood-stricken-kzn-ec-2019-04-24 News24Wire DEFENCE Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:11:00 +0200 517892 1556089936 1556089860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Sudan's military council and opposition wrangle over transition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sudans-military-council-and-opposition-wrangle-over-transition-2019-04-23 Reuters DEFENCE Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:18:00 +0200 517767 1556004028 1556003880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Two people injured as military helicopter crashes in Centurion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-people-injured-as-military-helicopter-crashes-in-centurion-2019-04-18 African News Agency DEFENCE Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:24:00 +0200 517742 1555599526 1555597440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sudanese military invites AUC chairperson to Khartoum for urgent talks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sudanese-military-invites-auc-chairperson-to-khartoum-for-urgent-talks-2019-04-17 African News Agency DEFENCE Wed, 17 Apr 2019 11:32:00 +0200 517482 1555494467 1555493520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Air force suppliers to be prosecuted for alleged collusive conduct https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-force-suppliers-to-be-prosecuted-for-alleged-collusive-conduct-2019-04-16 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:47:00 +0200 517331 1555408226 1555404420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Denel to stop manufacturing parts for Airbus A400M aircraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-to-stop-manufacturing-parts-for-airbus-a400m-aircraft-2019-04-12 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515855 1554473952 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Long-running trade dispute between aerospace giants ends with victory for Airbus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-running-airbusboeing-trade-dispute-ends-with-victory-for-airbus-2019-04-12 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515900 1554473952 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SANDF to craft industry transformation framework 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1554818280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R341m set aside to prevent pollution in the Vaal river – Water dept https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r341m-set-aside-to-prevent-pollution-in-the-vaal-river-water-dept-2019-04-08 News24Wire WATER Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:27:00 +0200 516508 1554714802 1554712020 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Boeing CEO gives assurance that 737 MAX control system problem will be solved https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-ceo-gives-assurance-that-737-max-control-system-problem-will-be-solved-2019-04-05 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:34:00 +0200 516444 1554472426 1554471240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791977_resized_ethiopianairlinesboeing737maxcrashsite0419bloomberg1022.jpg The Ethiopia crash site 511 287 Aerospace Development Corporation affirms its ownership of Ahrlac aircraft design https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-adc-affirms-its-ownership-of-the-ahrlac-military-aircraft-design-2019-04-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace & defence Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515211 1554188460 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Airbus signs agreement to sell hundreds of airliners to China https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-signs-agreement-to-sell-hundreds-of-airliners-to-china-2019-04-05 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515329 1554188460 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mapisa-Nqakula to visit Emfuleni for an update on Vaal River contamination https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mapisa-nqakula-to-visit-emfuleni-for-an-update-on-vaal-river-contamination-2019-04-04 African News Agency DEFENCE/WATER Thu, 04 Apr 2019 12:02:00 +0200 516254 1554372212 1554372120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Lockheed's $31bn marine copters running 19 months late 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https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-to-end-manufacture-of-parts-for-airbus-a400m-aircraft-2019-04-01 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Mon, 01 Apr 2019 10:37:00 +0200 515819 1554127595 1554107820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790596_resized_a400m261310221.jpg An A400M takes off from an unpaved airstrip 511 287 Paramount's Marauder commissioned into service by Nigerian Air Force https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paramounts-marauder-commissioned-into-service-by-nigerian-air-force-2019-03-29 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Fri, 29 Mar 2019 14:34:00 +0200 515723 1553870533 1553862840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790376_resized_paramountmaraudernigeria03191022.jpg 511 287 US navy's $7.8bn destroyer due for delivery five years late 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