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Aug 20, 2012

What Romney-Ryan Ticket Means For Defense

The Aug. 20 edition of Aviation Week & Space Technology features congressional editor Jen DiMascio's analysis of whether the selection of fiscal....More
Aug 19, 2012

Canada Gets Another Cyclone -- But No Handover Yet

Sikorsky delivered a fourth interim-configuration CH-148 Cyclone to 12 Wing at CFB Shearwater, Nova Scotia, on August 3, according to an update on....More
Aug 18, 2012

Hypersonic X-51 Unsuccessful -- Engine Not to Blame

No confirmation yet, but sources are telling Aviation Week that yesterday's attempted Mach 6 flight of the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory's....More
Aug 17, 2012

8/17 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories....More
Aug 17, 2012

Belgian F-16 Crash

A Belgian F-16 crashed yesterday while approaching Kleine-Brogel air base to land after a training flight. The control tower noticed flames at the....More
Aug 17, 2012

Indo-Pak AEW&C -- One In, One Out1

Embraer has handed over the first of three EMB-145 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft to India, for installation of the mission....More
Aug 17, 2012

Video: Unmanned Little (Sea) Bird Lands on Ship

In advance of tests on a French navy La Fayette-class frigate late this year, Boeing's H-6U Unmanned Little Bird (ULB) has performed autonomous....More
Aug 17, 2012

8/17 Frago

+ Marines Find Pilot Errors Caused Fatal V-22 Morocco Crash; Japan Vice Minister Briefed + The Chinook's 50th anniversary in service + Sequester:....More
Aug 17, 2012

U.S. Navy Officials Suppressed Bad LCS-1 Test Results

Top program officers for the ship and at U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command told subordinates to avoid certain language in the test-result reports....More
Aug 16, 2012

8/16 Frago: Late Edition

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Aug 16, 2012

8/16 Frago

+ Winning political points with Israeli saber rattling + Russia Puts 4th S-400 Air Defense Regiment on Combat Duty + Cassidian Tests UAV to Close....More
Aug 16, 2012

8/15 Frago: Late Edition

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Aug 15, 2012

Looking for 40 under 40

Aviation Week & Space Technology will feature the aerospace & defense industry’s best and brightest young professionals under 40 in an....More
Aug 15, 2012

Air Force Confirms X-51 Fin Failure

An airframe component that functioned correctly on two previous flights caused the failure of the third flight of the U.S. Air Force's Boeing X-51A....More
Aug 15, 2012

8/15 Frago

+ C-17 accidentally lands at small. general aviation airport....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 6

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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