Research and Markets: Learn About Aerospace & Defense in France

The Aerospace & Defense in France industry profile is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the aerospace & defense industry. It includes detailed data on market size and segmentation, plus textual and graphical analysis of the key trends and competitive landscape, leading companies and demographic information. Highlights: Why you should buy this … Read Full Press Release

Saft Groupe SA Reports Full Year 2008 Earnings

This is a good achievement, but Saft is fully aware of the continuousneed to remain competitive and has announced today a set of measures aimed atensuring that the operations in our traditional business continue to reducecosts. These include a plan to merge our Industrial Battery Group andRechargeable Battery Systems Divisions to create one Division which … Read Full Press Release

Fitch Rates Goodrichs 6.125% Notes Due 2019 BBB+

GR’s Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and existing unsecured debt ratings are ‘BBB+’. Approximately $1.87 billion of debt is covered by the ratings, including the new notes. The Rating Outlook is Stable. The ratings reflect GR’s competitive position in its markets, a diversified customer base, a balanced mix between original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and aftermarket sales, … Read Full Press Release

Avis aux mdias : Le ministre des Anciens Combattants rend hommage aux anciens combattants des Forces ariennes du Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – 20 fv. 2009) – L’honorable Greg Thompson, ministre des Anciens Combattants, rendra hommage aux anciens combattants des Forces ariennes du Canada dans le cadre de l’ouverture de l’exposition “Les ailes du Canada : un sicle d’aviation prodigieux” au Muse de l’aviation du Canada. /T/ Endroit : Muse de l’aviation du Canada 11, … Read Full Press Release

GE Selected for the AV-8B Harrier Technology

GE Aviation has been awarded a development contract from the U.S. Navy for AV-8B aircraft radar display computers. The contract is valued at more than $16 million, with completion in 2011 at which time the follow-on production contract is anticipated. “GE is applying new technology to the AV-8B’s radar display computer, enabling the addition and … Read Full Press Release

PPG Aerospace Lightweight Fuel Tank Sealant Improves Airplane Fuel Efficiency

PR-2007 polysulfide sealant made by PPG Aerospace – PRC-DeSoto is the first product qualified to SAE International’s Aerospace Material Specification (AMS) 3281 Type II for low-density, fuel-resistant polysulfide sealing compound and the lightest AMS-qualified aircraft sealant, according to Bill Keller, PPG Aerospace global segment manager for aerospace sealants. “Using proprietary technology, we are taking sealant … Read Full Press Release

Company Profile for Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman

Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman is recognized as a preeminent plaintiffs’ mass disaster law firm which has represented thousands of victims in commercial transportation accidents and pharmaceutical personal injury and wrongful death cases across the United States and worldwide. Their attorneys have appeared in the media over 2,500 times regarding high-profile aviation, bus, train and … Read Full Press Release

Cleantech Magazine Features Quantum and Fisker Automotive as Emerging Leaders in the Development of Advanced Hybrid Vehicles

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NasdaqGM: QTWW), a fully integrated alternative energy company, is a leader in the development and production of advanced propulsion systems, energy storage technologies, and alternative fuel vehicles. Quantum’s portfolio of technologies includes advanced lithium-ion battery systems, electronic controls, hybrid electric drive systems, hydrogen storage and metering systems, and alternative … Read Full Press Release

A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport Production Marks a Milestone With First Wing Set Deliveries for the U.K.s Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft

ARLINGTON, VA — (Marketwire) — 03/03/09 — EADS’ ability to build and deliver highlycapable tanker/transport aircraft for NATO air forces and allied countrieswas underscored by a recent delivery of the first wing set for the FutureStrategic Tanker Aircraft (FSTA) to be operated by the U.K.’s Royal AirForce. The FSTA is based on the EADS A330 … Read Full Press Release

Titan Medical Inc. Announces Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2008

Operational Highlights Titan has successfully completed Phase B prototype of Amadeus(R), a next generation robotic surgical system being developed to address keyhole robotic minimally invasive surgery, and continues to advance its technology through strategic partnerships related to telesurgical, haptic and visual capabilities, including those with Bell Canada and HaiVision Systems Inc., among others. Amadeus(R) is … Read Full Press Release

Radiant Delays Filing of Annual Financial Statements

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – March 5, 2009) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES In the interim, the company has voluntarily requested that the Ontario Securities Commission and other Canadian securities regulatory authorities issue a temporary management cease trade order related to the company’s securities against certain officers of the company for so long as … Read Full Press Release

Questionmark Enlists Tom King as Interoperability Evangelist

Questionmark(TM) today announced that eLearning standards expert Tom King has joined the company, taking on the role of Interoperability Evangelist. King is working with specification and standards organizations to help streamline integrations for Questionmark and its customers. He is also speaking at tradeshows and conferences and supporting standards-related activities for customers and partners. King, an … Read Full Press Release

American Airlines and Aviation Partners Boeing Announce First Revenue Flight of a Boeing 767-300ER Featuring Blended Winglets

The increased lift provided by the winglets, without a corresponding increase of engine power, improves fuel efficiency. Each airplane equipped with the winglets is expected to save up to 500,000 gallons of fuel annually depending on miles flown, according to APB. American plans to install winglets on its entire 58 aircraft fleet of 767-300ERs, which … Read Full Press Release

Microsemi Delivers Cost Optimized CCFL Inverter Family With Advanced Feature Set for Dual Lamp LCD Panels

The new inverter family is designed to migrate Microsemi’s proven, IP-differentiated backlighting technology developed to meet demanding automotive, LCD TV and notebook applications into a broad range of mid-sized panel designs, by delivering cost-to-feature benefits of outstanding reliability, efficiency and service. The new inverters will enable Microsemi’s leading backlighting technology to be used in many … Read Full Press Release

Research and Markets: Updated World Oscilloscope Markets Report

This Frost & Sullivan research service titled World Oscilloscope Markets provides a detailed analysis of the global oscilloscopes market including challenges, drivers, restraints, market and technology trends, competitive structure and revenue forecasts. The oscilloscopes market includes digital oscilloscopes, analog oscilloscopes and computer-based oscilloscopes. Each segment discusses applicable end-user applications, and features geographic revenue forecasts. Each … Read Full Press Release

BAE Systems to Acquire Advanced Ceramics Research, Inc.

BAE Systems today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Advanced Ceramics Research, Inc., a Tucson, Arizona-based producer of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and advanced ceramic materials. The transaction is a stock purchase of a private company, and will be completed following receipt of regulatory approvals. The acquisitionsupportsBAE Systems’ UAS strategy. … Read Full Press Release

Lockheed Martin Partnerships Enhance Military Aircraft Readiness

Antone added that the company’s partnerships in sustainment provide military customers with enterprise support solutions to meet the numerous challenges faced through increasing operational deployments, tightening budgets and aging weapons systems. “To address affordability, we’ve developed a business model that combines our design and production experience with well-established cost competitive sustainment services,” said Antone. “As … Read Full Press Release

Le gouvernement du Canada investit dans les infrastructures de dfense de lAlberta

EDMONTON, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – 15 mars 2009) – L’honorable Peter Gordon MacKay, ministre de la Dfense nationale et ministre de la Porte d’entre de l’Atlantique, a annonc aujourd’hui des investissements dans trois projets d’infrastructures de dfense en l’Alberta. Ces projets sont la construction d’un centre d’hbergement pour les militaires l’entranement la BFC Edmonton, la modernisation d’une … Read Full Press Release

U.S. Bank and AeroMexico Give Travelers a New Way to Earn Rewards with the AeroMexico Visa(R) and AeroMexico Visa Signature(R) Cards

U.S. residents who visit Mexico can earn travel rewards simply by using the new AeroMexico Visa(R) or AeroMexico Visa Signature(R) Card for their purchases. U.S. Bank and AeroMexico now offer customers the opportunity to earn AeroMexico Club Premier Miles for all their purchases. Miles can be redeemed for travel from 16 U.S. airports served by … Read Full Press Release

Vicente Capital Partners Has Final Closing on $165 Million Growth Equity Fund, Invests in MedBridge Healthcare

LOS ANGELES, CA — (Marketwire) — 03/17/09 — Vicente Capital Partners, a LosAngeles-based private equity firm, today announced the final closing of itsGrowth Equity Fund. The fund exceeded its targeted raise of $150 millionwith Credit Suisse and the State of Connecticut joining the fund’s list ofpremier institutional investors. Vicente Capital Partners, which specializes in both … Read Full Press Release

Northrop Grumman Receives 19th Nunn-Perry Award From Department of Defense for Mentor-Protege Program

Headquartered in Bellevue, Neb., CSSS.NET is a Small Business Administration certified small disadvantaged business, woman owned business and service disabled veteran owned small business firm. The company was founded in 1997 and offers information technology solutions and consulting services. Under the Mentor-Protege agreement sponsored by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Northrop Grumman provided industry-leading training covering … Read Full Press Release