Rupa Haria

Rupa
Haria
Editor-in-Chief, AviationWeek.com & Director, Digital Content Strategy,
Aviation Week

Based in the UK, Rupa serves as Editor-in-Chief of AviationWeek.com, overseeing website content development and audience engagement including social media outreach.
 
In her broader role as Director, Digital Content Strategy for the Aviation Week Network, she is responsible for leading projects that continue to grow the Aviation Week brand's digital engagement with the global marketplace.
 
Rupa leads a team that has twice been awarded the Aerospace Media Award for Best Integrated Social/Digital Media and achieved finalist status for the 2014 Jesse H. Neal Business Journalism Awards in the Best Use of Social Media category. She was also part of a team responsible for the digital development of Aviation Week's Paris Air Show app, which won the 2011 B2B Magazine social media awards. 
 
Rupa started her career in 1998 and has worked across the full communications mix in the business and leisure travel industries. Prior to joining Aviation Week’s editorial team in 2010 she led multi-stakeholder communications at London City Airport.
 
Rupa is co-chair of the Online News Association (ONA) in the UK.

Articles
Sneak Peek: Dassault Falcon 8X Paint Job
Dassault Falcon's newest jet - the 8X is being rolled out in front of Falcon customers at its Merginac facility later today, December 17. Ahead of the roll out, here are some exclusive photos of the finishing touches being added to aircraft.
A Day In America's Airspace
Watch a NASA animation of a typical day of air traffic across the U.S.
An Entire Day Of UK Airspace Traffic Visualised 3
NATS has put together a visualisation demonstrating the complexity of managing air traffic in the UK.
In Pictures: Philae's New Home
ESA took to Twitter to provide humans on Earth an almost real-time glimpse of the first probe landing on a comet.
FC-31 Makes Airshow China Debut 20

China unveiled its FC-31 stealth export fighter for the world to see at Airshow China in Zhuhai. The Avic Shenyang-built aircraft features twin engines, low-observable airframe, and an internal weapons bay.

In Pictures: Orbital Sciences Antares Rocket Explosion 3

These photos were taken by Chris Simundson for Aviation Week. They present a very dramatic sequence of the failure of the Antares rocket, which occurred around 10 sec. after lift-off at 6.22 p.m. EDT on Oct. 28, 2014.

Video: Orbital Sciences Space Station Resupply Rocket Explodes
Video from the NASA stream shows the failure, which occurred around ten seconds after lift-off.
Dassault Falcon 5X

Dassault's newest and largest Falcon jet, the 5X, is coming together at Dassault's Bordeaux-Merignac facility. First flight is expected in the second quarter of 2015, with Dassault aiming for certification before the end of 2016.

Dassault Falcon 8X
Dassault's new Falcon 8X will have a range of 6,450 nm, the longest among the Falcon family of jets.
VIDEO: Airbus A350-900 Formation Flight 2
All five Airbus A350-900 test aircraft took to the skies for a formation flight on Sept 29, 2014. Watch them fly.
Airbus A350-900 Formation Flight Photos 1
The A350-900 has received type certification from EASA, the European safety regulator. On the eve of certification, all five test aircraft took to the skies for a formation flight.
A320neo Family Timeline
Airbus's launch of the A320neo family on Dec. 1, 2010 shifted the commercial aircraft industry's attention from the widebody market and Boeing's travails with the 787 to the dramatic change underway in the narrowbody sector.
Airbus A350 Flying Display: From The Cockpit 2
The Airbus A350XWB has made its Farnborough Air Show debut. It performed its validation flight for the air display on July 10. Join the crew in the cockpit!
Validating Aircraft At The Farnborough Air Show
John Tabbron, a NATS air traffic controller at TAG Farnborough Airport talked to Aviation Week as validation was taking place ahead of the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow.
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Israeli Panel Rejects Proposed Increase Of F-35
November 24, 2014

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November 20, 2014

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A320 First Flight Remembered
September 25, 2014

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Virgin Atlantic's Cruise Ship In The Sky
September 4, 2014

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Check 6 Podcast: Malaysia Flight MH17 Shootdown
July 21, 2014

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