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Sep 07, 2012

9/5 Frago

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Sep 06, 2012

9/6 Frago: Late Edition

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Sep 06, 2012

9/6 Frago

+ U.S., Japan consider Guam drone pact + Moscow Eyes Major Missile Upgrade....More
Sep 05, 2012

9/5 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories South Africa’s Defense Export Push USMC Continues Push For V-22 Operations In Japan Small Northrop Unit Pursues New....More
Sep 05, 2012

France and Belgium Discuss A400M Multinational Unit

French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian met his Belgian counterpart, Pieter De Crem, in Brusselson September 3 to discuss greater cooperation....More
Sep 04, 2012

9/4 Frago: Late Edition

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Sep 04, 2012

The Kangaroo That Growled

Australia hasn't had all that much luck with its recent defense procurements -- long delays on delivery of  its E-7A Wedgetail AEW&C platforms,....More
Sep 04, 2012

9/4 Frago

+ Taiwan to build six minehunters + Russia to create new ICBM by 2018 + Marine Ospreys showcase new weapon system....More
Sep 04, 2012

Vulcan at 60

It’s a year of diamond anniversary celebrations for two Cold War warriors. In April the US Air Force marked the 60th anniversary of the first flight....More
Aug 31, 2012

8/31 Frago: Late Edition

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Aug 31, 2012

8/31 Frago

+ Recalibrating the Defense Budget + Army mobilizes for first financial audit in its history + Rafale MMRCA Deal: Last Minute Glitches?....More
Aug 31, 2012

8/30 Frago

+ Iraq takes delivery of final batch of US tanks + RAF Surveillance Aircraft Clock Up 20,000 Flying Hours....More
Aug 31, 2012

RNLAF F-16s Intercept Airliner

Two Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) F-16s yesterday intercepted an Airbus jetliner with which radio contact had been lost.  Dutch Ministry of....More
Aug 30, 2012

8/30 Frago: Late Edition

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Aug 30, 2012

Czech Gripen Baltic Airspace Policing Encore

Four Czech air force JAS-39 Gripen fighters will take over NATO's air policing of the Baltic states on 1 September. The Gripens land at Lithuania's....More
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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.


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
Aug 27, 2015

Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 22

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
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