2020-07-24 Dear Members and Friends, We hope you and your families are doing well in these challenging times. The mission of SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC) is to support the mobility industries in the tough times as well as the good times. This is obviously one of the tough times.
2020-07-01 Today, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) released the second version of the Unmanned Air Systems Standards Collaborative Roadmap. Pulled together as an industry-wide initiative and including applicable ARINC standards, this document represents the capture of UAS standards including those from SAE-Industry Technologies Consortia, SAE-International and other Standards Development Organizations (SDOs).
2020-01-08 For over 75 years, Birken Manufacturing of Bloomfield, CT, has specialized in the manufacturing of complex aerospace jet engine components and utilizing processes such as CNC machining, Tig Welding, Conventional and NDT Inspection, Concurrent Engineering, and Assembly and Testing Services.
2020-01-08 Pratt & Whitney Kalisz, established in 1992, is located in central Poland. Over 1,500 employees in 4 plants produce components and parts for aircraft engines for Pratt & Whitney – the world’s leader in supplying engines for business aircrafts, communication - both local and intercontinental - and helicopters.
2019-12-09 For over 80 years MECACHROME is a leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and assembling of complex precision-engineered components for aircraft and automotive applications. Headquartered in France, MECACHROME used the AS13003 to develop its own MSA specification and implemented it.
2019-06-03 ARINC Industry Activities works together with thought leaders in aviation, ICAO, RTCA, and EUROCAE to represent airlines, shape the future of aviation, and define the aircraft systems necessary to ensure safe, reliable air transport.
2019-05-01 SAM Suzhou Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of aircraft parts headquartered in Singapore based near Shanghai in China, successfully deployed AS13004 resulting in an award from Rolls-Royce Civil Aerospace as most improved supplier in March 2018.
2018-10-30 When the first Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) Users Forum kicked off in Atlanta in April 2010, most major airlines had no EFB program. Pilots still carried flight bags filled with paper charts, approach plates, and manuals.
2018-09-28 Vehicle Identification Numbers, or VINs, are a cornerstone of the global automotive industry, and have been in use since 1954 in the United States. Different manufacturers, however, used their own unique formats until 1981, when the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) standardized the current 17-character VIN, and made it a requirement for all on-road vehicles sold in the U.S.
2018-07-27 Over the next 20 years, air passenger volume worldwide is expected to nearly double, from 4 billion to 7.8 billion air passengers per year, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
2018-04-06 New SAE Release: JA6268 Recommended Practice: “Design & Run-Time Information Exchange for Health-Ready Components” was published by SAE on April 2, 2018.