Guy Norris

Guy Norris
Senior Editor,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, based in Los Angeles. Before joining Aviation Week in 2007, Guy was with Flight International, first as technical editor based in the U.K. and most recently as U.S. West Coast editor. Before joining Flight, he was London correspondent for Interavia, part of Jane's Information Group. 
 
In 2013 the Jesse H. Neal award for Best Technical Content was awarded to Guy Norris and Graham Warwick for their Advanced Propulsion feature.
 
Guy is also a multiple winner of the Royal Aeronautical Society Aerospace Journalist of the Year Award in the Air Transport, Propulsion and Systems/Technology categories, and in 2006 he received the Royal Aeronautical Society Decade of Excellence Award for sustained achievement in aerospace journalism. 
 
Amongst other works Guy has authored the aerospace section of a science encyclopedia and co-authored, and produced an educational aviation CD-ROM. Guy has authored more than a dozen books on the air transport industry and been honored with several journalism awards including the several books on the histories of Airbus, Boeing and other airframe manufacturers.

 

Articles
Dream Chaser Drop Tests To Follow August Delivery 
Sierra Nevada expects to deliver the Dream Chaser atmospheric test vehicle in August to NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in California for a new phase of drop tests.
USAF Details Sixth-gen Combat Engine Research Plan  3
The Air Dominance Adaptive Propulsion Technology program builds on almost a decade of research, beginning with the Adaptive Versatile Engine Technology program.
F-35 Engine Upgrade Gathers Pace  13
A proposed upgrade stemming from Pratt’s system development and demonstration program for the F-35 engine has the potential to cut fuel burn by as much as 7% on aircraft entering service by the early 2020s, the company says.
Three-Stream Engine Moves To New Phase  6
The technology is considered vital to achieving the high-speed, long-endurance performance requirements of the F/A-XX and F-X sixth-generation fighters.
Air Launch Carrier Stratolaunch Closing On Completion 
Assembly of the Stratolaunch, the enormous air launch carrier aircraft venture backed by billionaire Paul Allen, is 76% complete.
Air Launch Carrier Stratolaunch Closing On Completion  40
Despite clear progress toward completion, Stratolaunch Systems remains coy about when the vehicle will begin flight tests.
Behind The Scenes Of P&W’s PW1000G MRO Plan 
The long-term prosperity of the plan rests squarely on how the geared turbofan engines will be maintained and supported.
UTAS Begins Future Propulsion System Design 
UTAS is working on engineering greater fuel efficiency as part of the Ecological Integrated Propulsion System (EcoIPS) program.
Pratt ‘Builds Confidence’ In F-35 Engine Upgrade Plan 
Pratt & Whitney is revealing new details of a proposed upgrade plan that could cut F-35 fuel burn by as much as 7%.
Pratt & Whitney 'Is Back' 6
Aviation Week, ATW and Show News editors compare impressions from the first joint Pratt & Whitney and United Technologies Aerospace Systems media day.
UTAS Readies For Anticipated Multiyear Aerospace Boom 
HARTFORD, Conn.—UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) stated that its focus on increasingly more-electric, intelligent and integrated aircraft systems will help drive a 6% annual compounded growth rate through 2020.
UTAS Rides Aerospace Boom 
HARTFORD, Conn.—UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) stated that its focus on increasingly more-electric, intelligent and integrated aircraft systems will help drive a 6% annual compounded growth rate through 2020.
UTC Aerospace Systems Anticipates Growth 
HARTFORD, Conn.—UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) stated that its focus on increasingly more-electric, intelligent and integrated aircraft systems will help drive a 6% annual compounded growth rate through 2020.
Skunk Works Refines Quiet Supersonic Design  64
Lockheed Skunk Work’s low-boom demonstrator design work with NASA aims to show the world that supersonic commercial flight is finally ready for prime time.
Boeing MAX Stretch Variant Poses Engine Challenges  71
The impetus for Boeing’s supposed 737 MAX stretch has grown since some long-standing customers started splitting purchases to include both MAXs and A321neos.
 

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