Aerospace News

Young man from Aguascalientes, nominee for the 2017 National Youth Award
Fernando Mier Hicks, from Aguascalientes, was nominated to receive the National Youth Award in Science and Technology. Mier Hicks is a Mechatronics Engineer graduated from the Monterrey Institute of Technology, Master and Doctor of Aerospace Engineering by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (...
Construction of the NAICM cargo train to cost 38% more
The cargo train that is being built in order to speed up the transportation of materials in the construction process of the New International Mexico City Airport (NAICM), had a 38% cost increase due to variations in exchange rates and fees for railroad usage; the plan is to have the train start oper...
Airbus, aiming at the development of the A380plus
Airbus presented a development report of the enhanced A380, the "A380plus", which includes aerodynamic innovations, as well as new and larger wingtip devices (winglets) and other wing enhancements that support fuel savings of up to 4%. John Leahy, Director of Operations with Airbus, pointed out that...
Mexico, US look to strengthen energy ties prior to NAFTA talks
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry visited Mexico today to meet with his counterpart, Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, and talk about ways to promote cross-border electricity trade and investment. The meeting comes as the two countries ready for a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Col...
Baja California receiving investment worth US$122 million
As a result of the Ministry of Development (SEDECO)'s European promotion tour, investment valued at US$122 million for Baja California was secured for this 2017. The head of this office, Carlo Bonfante Olache, informed that the goal is to reach US$2.5 billion before closing the year. These investmen...