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Fort Worth aviation firm, L3 announce plans for new helicopter

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AVX Aircraft Co., a Fort Worth-based aviation company and L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today their compound coaxial helicopter (CCH) design, which is competing for Phase 1 of the U.S. Army Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft...

Elbit Systems receives $26M contract for border security systems

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On June 26, Elbit Systems of America announced it has been awarded an approximately $26 million contract from the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to install an Integrated Fixed Towers (IFT) system...

False claims blur line between mass shootings, 2020 politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minutes after media outlets identified the gunman who killed seven people in West Texas, a Twitter account that appears to have been computer-generated began spreading baseless information linking the shooter to...

Amazon leasing additional aircraft to support air operation involving Fort Worth Alliance Airport

Amazon, which will open new air facilities this year at Fort Worth Alliance Airport, Wilmington Air Park, and Chicago Rockford International Airport, on June 18 announced a partnership with GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS)...

GM investing $4.2B at assembly plants, including Arlington, for nex-gen pickups, SUVs

General Motors Co. has announced it is investing more than $4.2 billion in assembly plants in Indiana, Michigan and Arlington to prepare for the launch of its next generation of pickups and SUVs. The company...

Texas House passes bill to prohibit telemarketers from falsifying caller ID

May 8, 2019 The Texas House gave an initial stamp of approval Wednesday to a bill that aims to prohibit telemarketers or businesses from falsifying their phone numbers. The measure, House Bill 1992, would prohibit caller...

Facebook’s currency plan gets hostile reception in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under sharp criticism from senators, a Facebook executive on Tuesday defended the social network's ambitious plan to create a digital currency and pledged to work with regulators to achieve a system...

Technology companies drive a broad rally on Wall Street

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Technology companies powered a rally on Wall Street Monday that gave the market its third straight gain. The surge in tech stocks followed a decision by the U.S. to give Chinese telecom giant Huawei another...

Away from Washington, Trump praises Apple’s Texas expansion

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump got away from the impeachment inquiry in Washington on Wednesday and celebrated tech behemoth Apple's decision to keep its Mac Pro computer manufacturing plant in the Texas...

China’s Huawei launches court challenge to US security law in Plano court

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei is launching a U.S. court challenge to a law that labels the company a security risk and would limit its access to the American market for...