Author Ben Sampson
Ben has worked all of his career as a journalist and now editor, covering almost all aspects of technology, engineering and industry. In the last 16 years he has written on subjects from nuclear submarines and autonomous cars to future design and manufacturing technologies and commercial aviation. Latterly editor of a leading engineering magazine, he brings an eye for a great story and lots of experience to the team.
Boom Supersonic details specs and flight test program for its first commercial airliner
Fuel cell provides enough power to carry 5 kg payload for 70 minutes
Watch the journey taken by China’s Chang’e-4 lunar probe earlier this month
US$23 million contract extension is to fund the ongoing flight testing and evaluation of the V-22 Osprey test aircraft.
Results of study could inform future designs of fixed-wing drones
The A319neo has been certified by the US FAA and European EASA airworthiness authorities to run with CFM International’s Leap-1A engine
GKN Aerospace is partnering with the research company the Centre for Modelling and Simulation to develop new simulation technologies for use in aircraft manufacturing
Hindustan Aeronautics’ Light Utility Helicopter project has achieved a milestone this month as the third prototype for its test program made its maiden flight
First geared tubrbofan engine will be used in MRJ flight test program