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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

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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

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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
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.


Dec 9, 2016

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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