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Aug 29, 2012

Swiss Detail Gripen Agreement With Sweden

Switzerland is to lease 11 Saab JAS 39C/Ds from Sweden to bridge the gap until deliveries of its 22 single-seat JAS 39E next-generation Gripens begin....More
Aug 29, 2012

8/29 Frago

+ Pentagon's Testing Czar Questions F-35 Program's OTE Plan + What Good Are Acts of War If You Don’t Get Credit For Them?....More
Aug 29, 2012

8/27 Frago

+ U.S. Spies Summon Star Wars for 3D Hologram Displays + SR-71: Faster than a Speeding Bullet....More
Aug 29, 2012

Sweden Announces Gripen E/F Plans

Sweden plans to buy 40-60 Saab JAS 39E/F fighters after reaching agreement on joint development, acquisition and operation of the next-generation....More
Aug 28, 2012

8/28 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories Israel Preparing Crews For C-130J Transports Inhofe Sees Republican Win Reversing Defense Cuts + Marines Must Live With....More
Aug 28, 2012

8/28 Frago

+ Video: Pentagon builds chameleon robots + Institutional Post-War PTSD....More
Aug 27, 2012

8/27 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories....More
Aug 26, 2012

JMR Tech Demo Targets Leap in Rotorcraft Capability

The draft solicitation for the Joint Multi-Role advanced-rotorcraft technology demonstration (JMR TD) has been released by US Army's Aviation Applied....More
Aug 26, 2012

Hypersonic X-Plane (HX) - DARPA Tries Again

If at first you don't succeed, make it harder then try again. That seems to be the premise behind the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's....More
Aug 24, 2012

8/24 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories Top Companies For A&D Professionals In 2012 U.S. Navy Chief Establishes Special LCS Council + No plans to build F-35....More
Aug 24, 2012

8/24 Frago

+ A Smarter Way to Trim the Pentagon Budget + Congressman Demands Investigation into Army Acquisition Process + The Osprey After Five Years:....More
Aug 24, 2012

What Schools Do A&D Workers Come From?

I've been releasing stories from our annual workforce study over the course of the week. Today's story is Loan Structures Burden Graduates. The table....More
Aug 24, 2012

Where the Dollars Go

Just in time for the Republican National Convention, the Center for Security Policy has reissued a database of defense spending across congressional....More
Aug 23, 2012

Austro-German ORF

The Italian operational reserve force (ORF) of NATO's Kosovo Force will be relieved on 1 October by an Austro-German force. Some 550 German and 150....More
Aug 23, 2012

8/23 Frago

+JLTV Award....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.


Aug 26, 2016

When Aviation Week Was Accused of Treason -- The Back Story Revealed 8

A 1957 revelation that the U.S. was tracking Soviet missile launches from a secret radar in Turkey has its roots in sleuthing of students from Kettering Grammar School in the UK....More
Aug 23, 2016

When Aviation Week Was Accused Of Treason 23

Aviation Week editors routinely get blowback when they write about sensitive topics, and the best example of that may be an October 1957 story that revealed the U.S. had been tracking Russian missile launches from advanced long-range radar units in Turkey....More
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