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Aug 03, 2012

8/3 AvWeek Stories

X-47B UCAS-D Begins Deck Handling Trials Northrop Grumman’s X-47B unmanned combat aircraft system demonstrator (UCAS-D) is about to begin ground....More
Aug 03, 2012

O&M May Take Budget Bullet for War Ops

While war funds are going to be subject to across-the-board government budget cuts that may take place early next year, the Pentagon will take pains....More
Aug 03, 2012

WaPo's Controversial Take on Air-Sea Battle

Worth following: A Washington Post story about the Air-Sea Battle, the role played in ASB of the Pentagon's Office of Net Assessment and its....More
Aug 02, 2012

8/2 Frago

+ Senator Lifts Hold on Chief of Staff Nominee + Army Eyes Robot Rescue Copters for Wounded Troops....More
Aug 01, 2012

8/1 Frago: Late Edition

+ MiG-29 Lands on INS Vikramaditya....More
Aug 01, 2012

8/1 Unmanned Frago

+ X-47B at NAS Patuxent River....More
Jul 31, 2012

7/31 Frago

+ Critics question AF’s F-22 solutions + Pakistan, U.S. Sign NATO Convoy Deal + The Chemical Weapons Scam....More
Jul 30, 2012

7/30 Frago

+ DoD Sees 4 Sequestration Scenarios + Lockheed Martin unveils Sea Ghost concept for USN's UCLASS program + Lockheed, Boeing Gain Despite Sequester....More
Jul 30, 2012

7/30 Frago: Late Edition

+Today's AvWeek stories Sense-And-Avoid System To Transition To Global Hawk China Offers Journalists Rare Glimpse Of Military Helicopter + Killer....More
Jul 30, 2012

Following Saudis, Qataris Want Leopard 2s

Qatar is interested in buying up to 200 Leopard 2 tanks worth some two billion euros ($2.45 billion), the German news magazine Spiegel reports. The....More
Jul 30, 2012

Navy's X-47B UCAV in Debut Flight at Pax

Northrop Grumman's X-47B unmanned combat aircraft system demonstrator has made its first flight on the East Coast, from the US Navy's test center at....More
Jul 30, 2012

AWACS Oversees Olympics

RAF E-3D airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft are overseeing British airspace during the London Olympics. NATO E-3A Component photo....More
Jul 29, 2012

To BRAC or Not To BRAC

Despite a budget request that asked Congress to consider a new round of base closings, President Barack Obama told a Virginia television station, “I....More
Jul 27, 2012

Unmanned Developments

Guy reported on the Navy's new MQ-4C Triton in an article in last week's Aviation Week & Space Technology called U.S. Navy Starts Run-Up To First....More
Jul 27, 2012

Laser Pointers

The Belgian Ministry of Defense recorded 13 incidents of lasers being pointed at military aircraft in the last year. The incidents took place against....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) 24

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) 9

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....More
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