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Aug 31, 2015

NavWeek: Harbor Sights

The amount of ink and angst being heaped on China’s maritime rise might make one think this is the first time the Asian Giant ever took to the sea....More
Aug 31, 2015

Belgian NH90 Helicopter Conducts First Rescue Mission

The Belgian NH90 naval version conducted its first rescue mission on Aug. 28, four days after it reached its initial operational capability....More
Aug 28, 2015

F-35s And F-16s Go Dutch3

Royal Netherlands Air Force F-35s and F-16s have been practicing joint operations from Edwards Air Force Base in California....More
Aug 24, 2015

Belgian Navy NH90 Helicopter Ready For Search And Rescue Missions5

Belgium's naval version of the NH90 helicopter, the Caiman, reached its search and rescue initial operational capability at Coxyde on the North Sea....More
Aug 21, 2015

What Do Spy Plane Pilots Eat?13

As flight durations can be lengthy U-2 pilots eat a form of liquidized food through a tube which is inserted into the helmet through a special port....More
Aug 20, 2015

Dutch Warship Escorts Russian Submarine Through North Sea

The Royal Netherlands Navy landing platform dock Zr. Ms. Johan de Witt escorted a new Russian Kilo class submarine through the Netherlands Exclusive....More
Aug 12, 2015

Netherlands Deploys First Ocean-Going Patrol Vessel Against Somali Pirates2

The Royal Netherlands Navy is deploying the Zr. Ms. Groningen ocean-going patrol vessel to the Somali coast to participate in the European Union's....More
Jul 31, 2015

Exercise Indradhanush: Flankers And Typhoons Battle In British Skies26

The British Royal Air Force and Indian Air Force have hailed the success of a major exercise which saw the deployment of four Sukhoi Su-30MKI ‘....More
Jul 24, 2015

Indian Air Force Arrives For Exercise Indradhanush8

The Indian Air Force has arrived in the U.K. to take part in Exercise Indradhanush (Rainbow), a bilateral air and ground exercise which will see....More
Jul 22, 2015

Belgian F-16s Contribute To Air Strikes Against ISIS

Belgium has published the results of its nine months participating in air strikes against the so-called Islamic State during Operation Desert Falcon....More
Jul 20, 2015

A400M Appears In Mission Impossible 53

The A400M stunt in the latest Mission Impossible movie has created quite a buzz and is the latest notable example of aerospace product placement in....More
Jul 19, 2015

NavWeek: Beach Bash

Though a biennial naval drill between the U.S. and Australian going back about a decade, this year’s exercise is the first since the first major....More
Jul 15, 2015

German A400M Airborne Again2

The German A400M took off from Wunstorf air base July 14 after being grounded for two months following the crash of an A400M in Seville. Luftwaffe....More
Jul 15, 2015

Kawasaki P-1 Flies At Air Tattoo44

Japan's Kawasaki P-1 makes its first flight rehearsals in readiness for the Royal International Air Tattoo....More
Jul 06, 2015

Behind That F-35 Air Combat Report110

The leaked report criticizing the F-35's energy maneuverability is news in itself. But it points to a continuing, 30-year-old debate about the future....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Aug 27, 2015
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Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 14

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
Aug 14, 2015
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Bonanza Travel Pays 3

The legendary Beechcraft Bonanza has an impressive production record, so perhaps the marketers back in 1949 were onto something when they coined the phrase "Bonanza travel pays."...More
Aug 14, 2015
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Venerable Boeing 727 Prototype To Fly Again 28

The most famous 727, the prototype aircraft which would join United as N7001U, was delivered to the airline in October 1964 having served its time as a Boeing test aircraft....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Aviation Week And The Bomb

Aviation News did not predict how nuclear weapons would change the world. But neither did anyone else....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Collins Radar Takes The Ups And Downs Out Of Flying

Turbulence? Rockwell Collins had a solution for those bumpy rides in the early 80s with its WXR-700 Doppler Weather Radar....More
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