New Info on Russia’s New Private Spacecraft ARGO – Is It Better?

The Russian private company International Commercial Space announced a concept of ARGO in the Fall of 2019. The majority of the staff is from the S7 Space company, which is the first Russian commercial company providing a full service launching of spacecrafts with the use of the launch vehicles Zenit. Only now is new information pertaining to the ARGO project becaming available. ARGO will be a conjoined project between Roscosmos, Rosatom and Rostec.

A First Time Ever Geological Map of the Moon

For the first time ever, astronomers mapped the entire surface of the moon and classified all the geological structures on its surface. This is big news and the information will be one of the key tools used for further exploration and development as well as for the space mission’s components. The information became available through the 51st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 2020 release.

New Material Tougher Than a Diamond Can Revolutionize Aerospace Industry

Researchers have created a new material that is harder than a diamond. This material could revolutionize the aerospace industry within the manufacturing sector. Thus far the new material has only been tested in a lab setting. The Nanolettuce structure is porous. The work consists of three-dimensional carbon struts and a connecting bracket. Due to its unique structure, these structures are incredibly strong and light.

Russian Scientists Discovered a Way to Double the Strength of Laser Welded Joints of Aluminum and Titanium

Russian scientists from the Russian Academy of Science from Siberia utilized applied synchrotron radiation to analyze the characteristics of a welded joint of aluminum and titanium. The Russian Academy of Sciences consists of the national academy of Russia. It is a network of scientific research institutes from across the Russian Federation.

Are Unmanned Aerial Vehicles the Answer to Curbing Pandemics Such as Coronavirus?

The Chinese company EHang announced the signing of an agreement with the Spanish government for development of infrastructure in the city of Seville to provide the services of their unmanned air taxis. The service is meant to reduce traffic congestion on the ground. The City of Seville experiences traffic jams, especially during the tourist season, between the old part of the city and historic sites within the city limits.

Russia Will Use Mi-38 as Protected Air Command Post

Russia announced that a Russian made medium multi-purpose helicopter will have capabilities to be used as a protected air command post (VCP) by the beginning of the next year. The helicopter that will be repurposed for such operations is the army version of the Mi-38.  It will be modified to be able to collect and process information about the course of combat operations in real time, as well as to coordinate the actions of the military. The model MI-38T was delivered to the Russian military in December 2019.

Russia Announces New Aerial Vehicle Engine for Defense Sector

Russia announced the development of the new single-section turbocharged rotary piston engine. The rotary engine carries out the same process as a combustion engine, but with a fraction of the components. There are no valves, no timing gears, no con-rods, no pistons, no crankshaft and only three main moving parts compared to the myriad of parts involved in making a ‘normal’ engine work. The development project was a partnership with the Foundation of Advanced Research and Russia’s Central Institute of Aviation.

Strong Growth in Hydraulic Cylinder Market

According to the new market research report “Hydraulic Cylinder Market by Function (Single Acting, Double Acting), Specification (Telescopic, Tie Rod, Mill Type, Welded), Application (Mobile and Industrial), Bore size, Industry, and Region – Global Forecast to 2023,” published by MarketsandMarkets™, the market is expected to be valued at $13.64 billion in 2017 and is projected to reach $19.3 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 5.95% between 2017 and 2023.

Exponential Growth in 3D Printing Filament Market

The 3D printing filament market is estimated at $1.3 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach $4.4 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 27.1% from 2018 to 2023. Increasing applications in various end-use industries such as aerospace & defense, healthcare, automotive, education, fashion, and others are expected to drive the growth of the 3D printing filament market during the forecast period. Moreover, developing countries such as India and others are investing in the adoption of new technologies and educating people about them, which is also expected to fuel the growth of the 3D printing filament market.

Russian First Reusable Rocket Launch Set for 2020

Russia is developing a reusable rocket that is expected to be a competitor to the American made Falcon 9 rocket, a two-stage-to-orbit medium lift launch vehicle. The Falcon 9 is designed and manufactured by SpaceX, a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs to enable the colonization of Mars. It is powered by Merlin engines, also developed by SpaceX, burning liquid oxygen and rocket-grade kerosene propellants. Falcon-9 is also the first ever reusable rocket.

Russia’s New JetOS System – Another Step in Cutting Off From the West

The Russian planes МС-21 and SSJ-100 will be equipped with JetOS, a real time Russian made system. The certified version of the JetOS system should be released by the end of this year. The Irkut MC-21 is a Russian single-aisle twinjet airliner, developed by the Yakovlev Design Bureau and produced by its parent Irkut, a branch of the United Aircraft Corporation.

Russia Declassifies Remarkable Never Seen Before Documents About the Space Race

The Soviet/Russian space agency Roscosmos has declassified important documents containing information about the race to the moon. The release is timed to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the first trip to the moon.  The never seen before documentation contains engine specifications and analysis as well as the original thoughts and data of the Soviet engineers and designers.

Global Aerospace Adhesives and Sealants Market Soaring

The Global Aerospace Adhesives & Sealants Market was assessed at The First Five-Year Cumulative Revenue (2017-2021) Of This Segment Is Projected To Be $10.9 billion, and growing at a CAGR of 5.40% during the forecast period 2017-2026 according to the market research report, Global Aerospace Adhesives & Sealants Market: Size, Opportunity, Share, Trends, Growth, Risks & Forecast 2017-2026.

Global Self-Healing Materials Market Expanding at a Higher Rate

Self-healing materials are synthetically manufactured products that can automatically and autonomously heal or repair the damages without any external intervention or human interference. Materials degrade over time due to stress, ecological conditions, or the damage that occurs during the operation itself. Self-healing materials are able to encounter this degradation by initiating a restoration mechanism that responds to the micro-damage.

Graphene Market Estimated To Experience A Hike In Growth

Graphene is a two-dimensional crystalize form of carbon atom perfectly distributed in a hexagonal honeycomb formation of 0.3 nanometers thick with just 0.1 nanometers between each atom. It is million times thinner than human hair or a sheet of paper, and the lightest material known (with one square meter coming in at around 0.77 milligrams). It is 200 times stronger than steel, and incredibly flexible. It is electrically and thermally conductive but also absorbs 2% of light and hence perfectly transparent. Such attributes incorporates into wide range of applications in industries such as automotive, aerospace, energy, biomedical and electronics.

Aircraft Sewage Management Systems Market Driven by Demand

Introduction: Aircraft Sewage Management Systems Market

The aircraft fleet across the world is growing, owing to which the global GDP is expected to grow by more than 3.5%. Increase in the fleet of aircrafts is also expected to boost the demand for aircraft sewage systems at a rapid pace in the coming years, which is also likely to be one of the key factors promoting the growth of the aircraft sewage management systems market.

Brake Accumulators Market to Penetrate Untapped Regions

Installation of a brake accumulator enhances the responsiveness of any vehicle, making the braking effortless. This make the vehicle safer. Brake accumulators utilizes its stored air pressure to give emergency brake pressure in an event of loss of hydraulic system pressure. Brake accumulators installed in a vehicle can be of various types such as piston, bladder or diaphragm type. Brake accumulators are typically made up of pressure storage chamber that is filled with nitrogen gas. Brake accumulators are commonly called as hydraulic accumulators.

Magnesium Chloride Market Projected to Grow

The burgeoning use of the magnesium across several end-use industries is a principal factor that is anticipated to have a positive impact on the progression of the global magnesium chloride market in the coming years. The adoption of the magnesium alloy in industries such as aerospace and automotive is paving way for opportunities for the players operating in the global magnesium chloride market.

Global Tribometer Market to Witness Growth

A tribometer is an instrument that measures quantities such as wear volume, friction force and coefficient of force between two contact surfaces. Tribometer are used to test and analyze the long-term performance and function various devices. The requirement of controlling wear and friction in movable devices or machine parts is very important in the industry. Tribometer also measures single wear friction with liquid, temperature and atmosphere control options.

Growing Adoption Fuels RFID Tester Market

The growing adoption of RFID technology is fueling the demand for RFID testers, and is significantly driving the global RFID tester market. RFID is wireless technology that uses electrostatic or electromagnetic coupling in the radio frequency (RF) portion of the electromagnetic spectrum for identification. To ensure the operability of products, globally, multiple standards have been developed.