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
Boeing Extends GKN 737 MAX Work Package 
The award is a key breakthrough for GKN, which has been working to build up its winglet work with Boeing.
Air Force Seeks Data On Air-Breathing Tech For Space Access 
The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has issued a request for information (RFI) concerning air-breathing propulsion systems that could enable new and dependable responsive launch vehicles to reach orbit and sub-orbit.
Airbus Sees 1,000-Aircraft Market For A321LR 2
One approach to long-range ‘replacements’ for the venerable 757 is clearly defined with Airbus’s launch of its A321LR model.
Boeing Announces 737, 767 Leadership Shuffle
Beverly Wyse, who leads the 737 program and Renton site, will replace Jones as Vice President and General Manager of Boeing South Carolina (BSC). Wyse will be replaced by Scott Campbell who leads the 767 program at Everett and oversaw the first flight of the 767-2C freighter version for the KC-46A tanker program at the end of December.
Boeing Plays Down Long-Range A321neo Threat 20
The comments follow Airbus’s formal launch of its longer-range A321neo on Jan. 13 and reinforce Boeing’s view that the current-replacement market for the 757 may not be as large as Airbus forecasts.
Podcast: The Future of Aerospace
Aviation Week editors Graham Warwick and Guy Norris discuss with Joe Anselmo what the future looks like from the annual American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics conference.
Virgin Galactic Will Take Over Tests For New SpaceShipTwo 1
Virgin Galactic is 90% through the structural build of its second SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle and plans to assume control of the test program from its development partner Scaled Composites when flights resume later this year.
GE Passport Engine Takes Flight, Set For Fan-Blade-Out Test  1
General Electric’s Passport engine is entering the final phases of certification for Bombardier’s Global 7000/8000 long-range business aircraft, the first versions of which are set to enter service next year.
Boeing’s 2014 Commercial Deliveries, Orders Set Records 
Boeing boasts accelerating 737 production, steady rates for 777 and 787.
Boeing Defense, Space And Security Relatively Strong In 2014
Boeing delivered 179 aircraft and five satellites in 2014, representing a relatively strong year despite continuing cutbacks in U.S. military and space spending.
Boeing’s 2014 Commercial Deliveries And Orders Set Records 1
Boosted by the accelerating production rate of the 737 and steady production on the 777 and 787 lines, Boeing broke its annual delivery tally record for the second straight year, with 723 commercial aircraft handed over to customers in 2014.
Space: What To Watch For In 2015
2015 is packed with developments in crew vehicles, satellite launches and scientific advancement. Mark the calendar with a list of some of the space news events for the new year.
Boeing Defense, Space And Security Relatively Strong In 2014 
Military aircraft and helicopter deliveries for 2014 were up to 179, compared to 171 in 2013 and 154 in 2012.
 
Blogs
Jan 30, 2015
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Iraqi Airways 767 at Frankfurt Hahn Airport

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Jan 30, 2015
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Passenger, Çargo Middle East Growth Rate #MROME

The Middle East region is forecast to have the highest RPK (revenue passenger kilometers) growth rate, but another region outpaces in cargo traffic over the period....More
Jan 29, 2015
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Supersonic Scoop (1947) 3

Aviation Week scored one of the biggest aerospace scoops of the 20th century when on December 22, 1947, it revealed that the fabled sound barrier had been broken by U.S. Air Force Capt. Charles ‘Chuck’ Yeager in the Bell XS-1....More
Jan 26, 2015
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New Photos: Chilled Lightning 5

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Jan 26, 2015
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Boeing 777 -- Unveiling A Design Classic (1990) 4

No matter how you gauge the success of Boeing’s 777, whether in terms of sales, profitability, safety, versatility, longevity or derivatives, few can argue the remarkable impact the twinjet has made on the industry since entering service almost 20 years ago....More
Jan 23, 2015
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When Lockheed Martin Won The JSF Award (2001) 18

During its nearly 100 years of coverage, Aviation Week & Space Technology has covered many controversial programs. Perhaps none has been as big in terms of sheer value and global reach as the nine-nation, stealthy F-35 fighter project....More
Jan 22, 2015
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10 Things To Watch In The 2016 Budget Request

Six years into his presidency, President Barack Obama is planning to finally submit his budget request to Congress on time—meaning the week of Feb. 2 this year....More
Jan 21, 2015
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NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Finds Icy Ceres Cratered 2

"We know so much about the solar system and yet so little about dwarf planet Ceres," said Marc Rayman, Dawn's mission manager. "Now, Dawn is ready to change that."...More

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