Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed Aviation Week's defense blog en NavWeek: Pacific Fit http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-pacific-fit <div class="node-body blog-body">With the recent commissioning of the amphibious assault ship LHA 6 USS America in its new San Diego home, the U.S. Navy may be getting ready to soon deploy a perfect kind of ship to roam the waters of the Asia-Pacific.</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-pacific-fit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-pacific-fit#comments Defense Ares Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:02:00 +0000 1207011 at http://aviationweek.com NEW PICS: E-2D Preps for First Deployment http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-pics-e-2d-preps-first-deployment <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2014/10/140320-N-ZN152-069.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2014/10/140320-N-ZN152-501.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2014/10/140320-N-ZN152-572.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</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/new-pics-e-2d-preps-first-deployment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-pics-e-2d-preps-first-deployment#comments Defense Ares Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:42:00 +0000 1205251 at http://aviationweek.com 10/14 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/1014-frago <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/1014-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/1014-frago#comments Defense Ares Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:08:00 +0000 1203191 at http://aviationweek.com 10/13 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/1013-frago <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/1013-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/1013-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:53:00 +0000 1202851 at http://aviationweek.com 3DELRR Latest in String of Radar Losses for Northrop http://aviationweek.com/blog/3delrr-latest-string-radar-losses-northrop <div class="node-body blog-body">Raytheon&rsquo;s win of the U.S. Air Force&rsquo;s Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long Range Radar contract sealed the company&rsquo;s dominance in the Pentagon&rsquo;s large-face surface-to-air radar work and shut out competition from Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman &ndash; for now.</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/3delrr-latest-string-radar-losses-northrop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/3delrr-latest-string-radar-losses-northrop#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:46:00 +0000 1200901 at http://aviationweek.com Belgian and RNLAF F-16s Go Dutch Supporting Iraqi Forces http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-and-rnlaf-f-16s-go-dutch-supporting-iraqi-forces <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>A Belgian air force F-16 dropped a GPS-guided bomb in support of Iraqi forces Oct. 5. It was the first time Belgium used munitions against Islamic State forces.</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/belgian-and-rnlaf-f-16s-go-dutch-supporting-iraqi-forces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-and-rnlaf-f-16s-go-dutch-supporting-iraqi-forces#comments Defense Ares Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0000 1198821 at http://aviationweek.com 10/6 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/106-frago <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/106-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/106-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:33:00 +0000 1198841 at http://aviationweek.com Foxy Woxy Wows Paris http://aviationweek.com/blog/foxy-woxy-wows-paris-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">Its design dating back to the 1970s, the MiG-31 still held surprises in 1991, and just made its operational comeback appearance off Alaska. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/archives">From The Archives</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/foxy-woxy-wows-paris-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/foxy-woxy-wows-paris-0#comments 100 Year Archives Defense Ares From The Archives Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:05:00 +0000 1198011 at http://aviationweek.com 10/1 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/101-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/101-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/101-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:56:00 +0000 1196721 at http://aviationweek.com Hong Kong unrest a bad sign for peace in the Taiwan Strait http://aviationweek.com/blog/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait <div class="node-body blog-body">Beijing’s increasingly heavy-handed treatment of Hong Kong, resulting in current street protests, raises the risk of China eventually trying to seize Taiwan by force, though the probability may not have changed much.</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/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait#comments Defense Ares Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:03:00 +0000 1195821 at http://aviationweek.com