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Aug 21, 2015

What Do Spy Plane Pilots Eat?14

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 Skies27

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 Tattoo45

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 Report111

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
Jun 25, 2015

In Pictures: US Army Conducts Major Military Exercise Over Washington, D.C.4

Dozens of helicopters flew over Washington D.C. on Wednesday as part of a US Army major military exercise....More
Jun 24, 2015

Presidential MV-22 Osprey Photo17

The US Marines Corps HMX-1 squadron, based at Quantico, VA maintains a fleet of helicopters and V-22s for Government use....More
Jun 24, 2015

IOMAX Commences Archangel Deliveries To UAE

IOMAX USA has commenced deliveries of the first of 24 Archangel aircraft to the UAE....More
Jun 22, 2015

Bombers in Britain9

B-52s and B-2s conduct “assuring and deterring” mission in Eastern Europe....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.


Oct 8, 2015

The Case Of The Missing F-117 Parts (2001) 16

How AW&ST found out what had happened to the remains of a shot-down F-117....More
Sep 18, 2015

The U.S.-Russian Moon Landing That Never Happened (1963) 7

U.S. President John F. Kennedy is well known for the 1961 speech to Congress in which he made the Apollo program a national goal. Less remembered is his controversial offer two years later to cooperate with the Soviet Union on a manned lunar landing....More
Sep 10, 2015

Airbus A380 Is Your Hotel In The Sky (2001) 5

In a September 2001 advertisement, Airbus promised to bring glamour back to passenger travel with its new A380, comparing the double-decker airliner to a hotel....More
Sep 9, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947) 2

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
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