Graham Warwick

Technology Managing Editor,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense. 


Born and educated in Scotland, he graduated in aeronautical engineering and worked in advanced design at Hawker Siddeley Aviation in the U.K. before becoming an aerospace journalist. Before joining Aviation Week in April 2008, he spent almost 30 years with weekly aerospace news magazine Flight International, most recently as Americas Editor based in the U.S. 


Graham is a winner of the Decade of Excellence award for aviation journalism, and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.


In 2013 the Jesse H. Neal award for Best Technical Content was awarded to Graham Warwick and Guy Norris for their Advanced Propulsion feature.

Darpa Showcases All-Digital Persistent Close Air Support 
The Darpa program takes commercial tablets, digital communications and high-performance computing and enables air and ground forces to coordinate close air support using shared situational awareness.
Aurora, Stratasys 3D Print Fast-Jet UAV 
In a bid to “push the envelope” on the use of additive manufacturing in unmanned aircraft, Stratasys and UAV developer Aurora Flight Sciences have built and flown what they say is the first 3D-printed jet aircraft.
NASA Enlarges Its Tailless Flying Wing 
As it continues to explore a unique tailless flying-wing design that promises lower drag, NASA Armstrong Research Center has flown the third iteration of its Prandtl-D configuration.
Cobalt Unveils Co50, Takes Experimental Route To Certification  13
After 10 years and three countries, startup Cobalt Aircraft has unveiled its first product. Aimed initially at the experimental aircraft market, but with certification planned, the Co50 Valkyrie is an all-composite five-seater powered by a single, rear-mounted piston engine.
Insitu Launches UAV From UAV

UAV maker Insitu has demonstrated launch and recovery of its ScanEagle small long-endurance UAV using another unmanned aircraft.                                                                       

Darpa Demonstrates All-Digital Persistent Close Air Support  5
Darpa program takes commercial tablets, digital communications and high-performance computing and enables air and ground forces to coordinate close air support using shared situational awareness.
Cobalt Targets High-end General Aviation With Valkyrie  4
Ten years in the making, Cobalt’s five-seat Co50 emerges first as an experimental aircraft with a plan for certification by 2017.
The Week In Technology, Nov. 16-20, 2015 
Insitu launches UAV from UAV; Airbus flies diesel helo; 3-D printing a fast-jet UAV; NASA explores Prandtl’s wing; XTI takes crowdfunding step.
Mitre Launches Counter-UAV Prize Challenge 
Research and development organization Mitre has launched a prize challenge to help solve the problem of countering unauthorized small unmanned aircraft.
Cellular Technology, Challenges At Heart Of Small UAS Plans  2
Google X executive sets 2017 as the target date to begin commercial deliveries by unmanned aircraft, but will the technology and the airspace be ready by then?
The Week In Aerospace And Defense 2
Catch up on this week’s big talking points in aerospace and defense, including Saab’s UAE Surveillance deal and MRJ’s first flight.
Darpa Flies Hack-proofed Unmanned Little Bird  2
Mathematically proving software that does only what it is supposed to provides a route to eliminating cybervulnerabilities in airborne systems, Darpa’s Hacms program demonstrates.
The Week in Technology, Nov. 9-13, 2015
Pipistrel pioneers cloud-based CFD; navigation by pulsar; NASA’s Ptera UAV is a flying lab; aviation fuel from gas tested; Aeryon gets equity boost for small UAVs.
Lockheed Sees International Growth From Sikorsky Buy 
Lockheed Martin expects its international organization to learn from Sikorsky’s commercial business following completion of the defense giant’s $9 billion acquisition of the helicopter manufacturer.
Dubai Airshow 2015: Aircraft You Can Expect To See 5
With the biennial Dubai Air Show kicking off on Sunday 8th November, we take a look at some of the aircraft you can expect to see on display, including new additions to the show.

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