Jean J. Botti

Jean J. Botti
Articles
Europe Should Learn From Innovation Models Of Others

The new global currency of the 21st century is innovation. In order for this currency to properly appreciate, developed countries will have to cast away some common misconceptions about what it means to do good research and technology (R&T).

Interview with EADS Chief Technical Officer Jean J. Botti 

Defense Technology International: When you joined EADS last year, you initiated a review of the company's research and technology [R&T] infrastructure. What have you found?

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Blogs
May 28, 2015
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Videos: F-35B Operational Test Trials 1

Aviation Week's Pentagon Editor witnessed aviation history aboard USS Wasp for the first-ever F-35B Operational Test (OT-1) trials off the coast of North Carolina. Watch her videos....More
May 22, 2015
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NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Descends Toward Asteroid Ceres for Closer Look at Bright Spots

Images gathered May 16 with cameras from an altitude of 4,500 miles have again prompted speculation the spacecraft has spotted ice deposits on the 600 mile wide minor planet....More
May 18, 2015
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Fire In the Cabin 2

While installing a fireplace in a cabin clearly would be a bad idea, Lufthansa Technik develops a technology that uses illuminated water mist with an image of burning wood to create a fireplace for VIP aircraft....More
May 15, 2015
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Cardington: Britain’s Airship Heritage 2

Construction of Cardington’s Number 1 shed, currently housing the HAV project, began in 1916 when Construction of Cardington’s No. 1 shed, currently housing the HAV project, began in 1916 when Short Brothers was awarded an Admiralty contract for the development of dirigible airships....More
May 11, 2015
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NavWeek: China Coastal Catch 8

China last year accelerated its plans to “reclaim” areas like the Spratly Islands, and the Asian giant is banking on its coast guard to protect its disputed maritime stakes in the region, according to the Pentagon....More

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