Airbus in Germany chooses Sentinel 3 RF over fibre system

PPM are pleased to announce that another European Airbus site has chosen Sentinel 3. Airbus Defence and Space headquarters in Ottobrunn, near Munich, have chosen to integrate the Sentinel 3 RF over fibre system to their data acquisition platform. About Airbus Munich Airbus are a partner in the Eurofighter Typhoon consortium which also includes BAe Systems and Leonardo. Other activities at the site include development and manufacture of Arian 5 rocket engines and production of solar panels for satellites. NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope was built in the Ottobrunn site…

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Boeing, Airbus, JETEX, Viasat, JBT and Leonardo to deliver briefings at Military Airlift and Air-to-Air Refuelling 2018

SMi Group Reports: Military Airlift and Air-to-Air Refuelling 2018 will include industry briefings from key commercial partners in the airlift and AAR domain SMi Group has recently announced the agenda for its 19th annual Military Airlift and Air-to-Air Refuelling conference, taking place in Rome, Italy on the 4th and 5th December 2018. The programme and registration is now live on: http://www.military-airlift.com/vuelio As Europe’s largest bespoke military airlift conference, this sell-out event promises to give comprehensive overview of strategic and tactical airlift capability in the region and offer allied programme managers…

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CAE acquires Alpha-Omega Change Engineering (AOCE)

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (NYSE: CAE; TSX: CAE) – CAE today announced that CAE USA Mission Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of CAE USA, has acquired Alpha-Omega Change Engineering (AOCE) for approximately US$29 million, excluding post-closing adjustments. The acquisition will enhance CAE USA’s core capabilities as a training systems integrator (TSI), grow CAE’s position on enduring platforms such as fighter aircraft, and expand the ability for CAE USA to pursue higher-level security programs in the United States. AOCE, based in Williamsburg, Virginia, provides a range of aircrew…

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Woodward Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Results

FORT COLLINS, Colo., July 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) today reported financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2018 ending June 30, 2018.  (All amounts are presented on an as reported basis unless otherwise indicated. All per share amounts are presented on a fully diluted basis.) Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Overview Net sales were $588 million for the third quarter of 2018, an increase of 7 percent from the prior year quarter. Organic net sales1, which exclude sales of $25 million attributable to the acquired…

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Professional Aerospace Contractors Association to Host Briefing of Industry Between August 13-16

Federal Contracting Assistance Available from US Federal Contractor Registration Albuquerque, N.M. , July 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — From August 13-16, the Professional Aerospace Contractors Association (PACA) of New Mexico will host their 32nd consecutive annual Briefing for Industry. The event offers comprehensive presentations as well as opportunities to meet industry and government customers face-to-face. It will be held at the Hotel Albuquerque in the Old Town district of Albuquerque, N.M.  Every year, the Briefing of Industry draws over 500 representatives from the private and public sectors. This year, there…

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Park Electrochemical Announces Agreement to Sell Its Electronics Business to AGC, Inc.

Melville, NEW YORK, July 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Park Electrochemical Corp. (NYSE:PKE) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its iconic Electronics Business to AGC Inc., formerly Asahi Glass Co., Ltd., based in Tokyo, Japan, for USD $145 million in cash.  Park’s Electronics Business develops and manufactures high-technology digital and RF/microwave printed circuit materials principally for the telecommunications and internet infrastructure, enterprise and military/aerospace markets, and includes manufacturing facilities in Singapore, France, Arizona and California and R&D facilities in Arizona and Singapore. AGC Inc., headquartered…

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Chloë Madden Joins Apprio as Chief Human Capital Officer

Senior-Level HR Planning and Recruitment Instrumental in Continuing to Build Strong Corporate Culture and Attract High-Quality Candidates WASHINGTON, July 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced the appointment of Chloë Madden as chief human capital officer. In this role, Madden is responsible for Apprio’s talent acquisition in alignment with the company’s mission, culture and growth objectives. She comes to Apprio with a deep background in human resources management and has strong consulting acumen…

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Applied Energetics (AE) and Westpark Advisors Enter into Business Development Agreement

Strategic focus on sales and marketing of 2nd Generation Banshee Counter-IED Technology, Laser Guided Energy, and Long Range Pulsed and Ultra Short Pulsed 1micron to Mid-IR AE Novel Laser Technology Tucson, AZ., July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Applied Energetics, Inc. (OTCQB: AERG), www.aergs.com  today announced it has entered into a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Washington, DC based, Westpark Advisors. Westpark is retained to assist AE in launching its comprehensive sales and marketing strategy for the greater Washington DC area and broader DoD markets. Westpark Advisors will be focusing…

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Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Appointment of Steve Lach as President of Neltec, Inc. Business Unit

MELVILLE, N.Y., July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Park Electrochemical Corp. (NYSE:PKE) announced the appointment of Steven N. Lach as President of Neltec Inc., Park’s electronics Business Unit based in Tempe, Arizona.  In this position, Mr. Lach will report to Chris Mastrogiacomo, President and Chief Operating Officer of Park Electrochemical Corp. Mr. Lach has had an extensive career in the printed circuit board industry, and has served in senior management positions at Sanmina Corporation, Continental Circuits Corporation and Hadco Corporation. Park Electrochemical Corp. is a global advanced materials company which…

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AVX Extends its Range of Space-Level ESCC QPL 3009/041 X7R BME MLCCs with Two New Case Sizes

Now available in seven case sizes spanning 0402 to 2220 with capacitance values & voltage ratings extending from 2.2nF – 22uF & 16–100V, AVX’s space-qualified BME MLCCs have the highest CV range of any ESCC MLCC currently available on the market FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has extended its range of space-level ESCC QPL 3009/041 X7R base metal electrode (BME) multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) — the first range…

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