Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed en NavWeek: U.S.? You Bet http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet <div class="node-body blog-body">Counting on the U.S. right now in the region looks to be worth the gamble.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-us-you-bet#comments Defense Ares Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:49:00 +0000 1236191 at http://aviationweek.com NATO Goes Dutch Intercepting Russian aircraft (updated with video) http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Dec. 1 that there have been over 400 scrambles of allied aircraft so far this year to intercept Russian aircraft, 50% more than the total for 2013, but few nations report individual incidents.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/nato-goes-dutch-intercepting-russian-aircraft-updated-video#comments Military & Government Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:46:00 +0000 1232811 at http://aviationweek.com Estonia Goes Dutch With CV90 http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The Netherlands is selling 44 CV90 armored infantry fighting vehicles to Estonia. The contract was signed by Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and her Estonian counterpart, Sven Mikser, Dec. 9.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/estonia-goes-dutch-cv90#comments Military & Government Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:07:00 +0000 1232771 at http://aviationweek.com Russia's Missing Mistrals http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals <div class="node-body blog-body">In an interview the French defense minister said France may never deliver the ships.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/russias-missing-mistrals#comments Defense Europe Ares Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:32:00 +0000 1232611 at http://aviationweek.com 12/8 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/128-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:12:00 +0000 1231891 at http://aviationweek.com What’s Right About Carter: Obama’s Next Defense Secretary http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary <div class="node-body blog-body">Will Carter’s nomination for defense secretary provide a chance for President Barack Obama to turn his national security team around?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/what-s-right-about-carter-obama-s-next-defense-secretary#comments Defense North America Ares Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:39:00 +0000 1231201 at http://aviationweek.com Marines Shift F-35 Deployment Plans http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans <div class="node-body blog-body">New Marine Conops for F-35 force solves some operational problems but raises a few challenges -- along with some Cold War echoes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/marines-shift-f-35-deployment-plans#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:29:00 +0000 1230781 at http://aviationweek.com 12/3 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/123-frago-3#comments Defense Ares Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:30:00 +0000 1230081 at http://aviationweek.com The muddy waters of Australia's submarine project http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">It seems as though every day brings a different &ldquo;definitive&rdquo; story about the Australian submarine requirement to replace its troubled Collins-class submarines.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/muddy-waters-australias-submarine-project#comments Defense Ares Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:16:00 +0000 1229761 at http://aviationweek.com 12/2 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/122-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:26:00 +0000 1229461 at http://aviationweek.com Will Obama Bring Carter Back? http://aviationweek.com/blog/will-obama-bring-carter-back <div class="node-body blog-body">A look back at Ashton Carter's time at the Pentagon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/will-obama-bring-carter-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/will-obama-bring-carter-back#comments Defense North America Ares Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:32:00 +0000 1229411 at http://aviationweek.com 12/1 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/121-frago-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/121-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/121-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Mon, 01 Dec 2014 21:31:00 +0000 1228741 at http://aviationweek.com French state and Airbus play chess with Dassault shares http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-state-and-airbus-play-chess-dassault-shares <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt;">A 20-year convention has been signed between the French state and the Marcel Dassault family industrial group (GIMD) to ensure that they maintain control of the aircraft group that makes the Rafale combat aircraft, the Neuron RPAS (remotely piloted air system) and the Falcon civilian business jets.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-state-and-airbus-play-chess-dassault-shares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-state-and-airbus-play-chess-dassault-shares#comments Defense Ares Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:57:00 +0000 1227951 at http://aviationweek.com Ground Master 400 Sets To work In Guiana http://aviationweek.com/blog/ground-master-400-sets-work-guiana <div class="node-body blog-body"><p class="p1">The&nbsp;first ThalesRaytheonSystems&nbsp;Ground Master 400 radar&nbsp;to be operational in France was inaugurated&nbsp;in Kourou, Guiana,&nbsp;on Nov. 27&nbsp;in the presence of General&nbsp;Philippe&nbsp;Adam, Supreme Commander of French Guiana, Colonel&nbsp;Jean-Paul&nbsp;Besse, Commander of the Cayenne airbase and J&eacute;r&ocirc;me Bendell, Vice-President of ThalesRaytheonSystems, France.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/ground-master-400-sets-work-guiana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/ground-master-400-sets-work-guiana#comments Defense Ares Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:00:00 +0000 1227891 at http://aviationweek.com French Tiger HAD block 2 qualifies http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-tiger-had-block-2-qualifies <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><strong style="font-size: 13px;"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"><span style="font-weight: normal">The HAD </span></font></font></strong><strong style="font-size: 13px;"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"><span style="font-weight: normal">block 2 </span></font></font></strong><strong style="font-size: 13px;"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font style="font-size: 12pt"><span style="font-weight: normal">version of the Tiger helicopter for the French army got its final qualification stamp of approval from the DGA procurement</span></font></font></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-tiger-had-block-2-qualifies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-tiger-had-block-2-qualifies#comments Defense Ares Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:58:00 +0000 1227721 at http://aviationweek.com