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Dec 10, 2015

Two Tornados Take Off For Turkey

Two Tornado Recce aircraft of Taktischer Luftwaffengeschwader (Tactical Air Force Squadron) 51 "Immelmann" took off from their base in Jagel Dec. 10....More
Dec 09, 2015

Airbus Helicopters' H145M Debuts With Bundeswehr1

The Luftwaffe has taken delivery of its first two H145M Light Utility Helicopters (LUH) Special Operation Forces (SOF) at Airbus Helicopters'....More
Dec 01, 2015

German Government Gives Mandate For Syria Mission4

The German government on Dec. 1 decided the mandate of German military support for the international coalition fighting the so-called Islamic State (....More
Nov 30, 2015

German Defense Chief Gives Details Of Support To France

The chief of defense staff of the Bundeswehr, Gen. Volker Wieker, gave details of German military support for France in its fight against terrorism....More
Nov 27, 2015

Germany Supports France In Fight Against Terrorism

Germany has pledged support to France in the fight against terrorism on two separate occasions over the last two days....More
Nov 16, 2015

U.K. Defense Review: Rumors And Predictions13

Some thoughts on the upcoming U.K. Strategic Defense and Security Review which will shape the British armed forces for the next five years....More
Nov 08, 2015

All Creatures Great And Small At Trident Juncture

Participation in NATO's Exercise Trident Juncture which ended Nov. 6 ranged from dogs and pack animals to a Global Hawk unmanned aerial system....More
Nov 06, 2015

LRSB: (Yet Another) Tale of Two Protests9

Already, the protest is revealing new details about the secretive bomber project, including an estimated development price!....More
Nov 06, 2015

NATO's Trident Juncture Exercise Ends On Positive Note4

Senior NATO military and civilian officials declared Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 (TRJE15), which began Oct. 3 and ended today, a success and the....More
Nov 06, 2015

Inside Pennsylvania National Guard’s Fort Indiantown Gap Base4

The Pennsylvania Army National Guard operates one of the largest fleets of helicopters within the US Army. Aviation Week's Nigel Howarth recently....More
Nov 05, 2015

How's USAF Going To Manage That Bomber Deal, Anyway? We Still Don't Know31

Questions persist about how USAF is going to manage the LRS-B bomber contract despite the big announcement....More
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Nov 02, 2015

NavWeek: China Safari5

You wouldn’t necessarily think about turning to a book called, “AFRIQUE, A Warning for America,” to read about China's global ambitions, but retired....More
Oct 09, 2015

Belgium, Netherlands In Munitions Sharing Initiative

Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and her Belgian counterpart, Steven Vandeput, signed a letter of intent to join the Danish-led....More
Oct 08, 2015

Green Light For Enhanced NATO Response Force2

NATO defense ministers approved a plan for an enhanced NATO Response Force at a meeting in Brussels on Oct. 8....More
Oct 07, 2015

Floggers, Fishbeds And Albatrosses In L'il Ol' Delaware7

Delaware proudly proclaims itself as The First State, but it's not the first state that springs to mind when you think about air racing, or Russian....More
A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

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