Aviation & Aerospace

‘The sky’s no longer the limit’ - BAE & Portsmouth Uni launch UK’s first space degree apprenticeship

The University of Portsmouth is set to offer the UK’s first ever degree apprenticeship for space systems engineers in conjunction with Hampshire-based BAE Systems... READ MORE »

Emirates becomes first international airline to join Solent Cluster as region looks to low-carbon fuels

The Solent Cluster, a cross-sector collaboration focused on decarbonising the region, has welcomed Emirates international airline to its ranks. More than 100... READ MORE »

2024 is the year jet zero takes off says FAC as they join region’s leaders in new aerospace cluster

Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC) and Enterprise M3 LEP have come together with industry leaders to form a new regional aerospace cluster. The initiative unites 25... READ MORE »

FAC celebrates busy year facilitating collaboration in aerospace with almost 30 new members

Farnborough Aerospace Consortium has welcomed 28 new members over the past year as the sector continues to recover post-pandemic. The organisation works both within and... READ MORE »

From drones to space travel, Richard has it covered as he’s named New Airspace Users Director at NATS

NATS, the Fareham-based provider of air navigation services, has appointed Richard Ellis as a director to drive commercial business for new airspace users. He joins NATS... READ MORE »

Plans to boost flight limit at Farnborough Airport could create 950 jobs & add £220m to UK economy

Farnborough Airport has submitted plans to lift its flight limit from 50,000 to 70,000 a year by 2040, an increase of 40 per cent. That includes doubling the number of... READ MORE »

Aeroplane engineers of the future take flight at Soton Uni with new Boeing-funded simulator

A new state-of-the-art flight simulator has arrived at the University of Southampton to help train the next generation of aeroplane engineers. Kitted out with 180-degree... READ MORE »

Farnborough Airport marks net zero milestone with million litres of sustainable aviation fuel sold

Farnborough Airport has announced the sale of its millionth litre of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). Having started offering SAF to customers in 2021, it’s since... READ MORE »

It’s take-off for new collaboration at Farnborough Airport with renowned photographer David Yarrow

Farnborough Airport has teamed up with Maddox Gallery to bring the work of world-famous British photographer David Yarrow to the halls of their passenger terminal. The... READ MORE »

Southampton Uni scientists use drones to airlift sensors onto glaciers and measure global warming

Researchers from the University of Southampton flew out to Iceland recently equipped with a new device to measure the real-time effects of climate change. The sensors... READ MORE »