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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

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Aug 23, 2012

8/22 Frago

+ Darpa Looks to Make Cyberwar Routine With Secret ‘Plan X’ + GOP Tax Saint Norquist Takes On Defense Spending; DoD Dough Does Not Create Jobs....More
Aug 22, 2012

8/22 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories Senators Reduce Army Kiowa Request By Seven Helicopters Overseas Companies Increasingly Eye U.S. Outposts + Video: ....More
Aug 22, 2012

KQ-X - Yes, That IS How They Do It

A note to those readers of the Aug. 13 issue of Aviation Week & Space Technology who might think the picture on page 28, of two Global Hawks....More
Aug 21, 2012

8/21 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories....More
Aug 21, 2012

8/21 Frago

+ Video: Darpa’s Inflatable Robot Arm Pulls 4 Times Its Weight + X-47B electromagnetic interference testing....More
Aug 21, 2012

Belgium To End Kabul Airport Protection Mission

Belgium is ending its longest mission in Afghanistan, the protection of Kabul International Airport (KAIA), over the next few months. Starting in....More
Aug 20, 2012

ACTUV -- SAIC's Automated Submarine Stalker

With Senators up in arms over disputed reports that a Russian submarine cruised around the Gulf of Mexico undetected for a month, it was an opportune....More
Aug 20, 2012

8/20 Frago: Late Edition

+ Today's AvWeek stories:....More
A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

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John Glenn's 1962 Mercury Pilot Report For Aviation Week 25

In 1962, John Glenn wrote a detailed pilot report for Aviation Week after his historic and harrowing flight in Mercury’s Friendship 7....More
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