Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed en Indian Air Force Arrives For Exercise Indradhanush http://aviationweek.com/blog/indian-air-force-arrives-exercise-indradhanush <div class="node-body blog-body">The Indian Air Force has arrived in the U.K. to take part in Exercise Indradhanush (Rainbow), a bilateral air and ground exercise which will see Indian Sukhoi Su-30s pitted against and working together with their Royal Air Force counterparts flying the Eurofighter Typhoon. </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/indian-air-force-arrives-exercise-indradhanush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/indian-air-force-arrives-exercise-indradhanush#comments Blog Defense Ares Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:10:00 +0000 1336801 at http://aviationweek.com Belgian F-16s Contribute To Air Strikes Against ISIS http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-f-16s-contribute-air-strikes-against-isis <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Belgium has published the results of its nine months participating in air strikes against the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) during Operation Desert Falcon, which ended July 2.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2015/07/SEDEYN~1.JPG" style="width: 500px; height: 312px;" /></p> <p><em>Belgian Defense photo by Malek Azoug​</em></p> <p>Between Sept. 24, 2014, and July 2, six Belgian F-16s flew 796 sorties over Iraq, conducting 163 air strikes and accounting for 5.5% of coalition efforts.</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-f-16s-contribute-air-strikes-against-isis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-f-16s-contribute-air-strikes-against-isis#comments Military & Government Ares Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:56:00 +0000 1335521 at http://aviationweek.com A400M Appears In Mission Impossible 5 http://aviationweek.com/blog/a400m-appears-mission-impossible-5 <div class="node-body blog-body">The A400M stunt in the latest Mission Impossible movie has created quite a buzz and is the latest notable example of aerospace product placement in film. </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/a400m-appears-mission-impossible-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/a400m-appears-mission-impossible-5#comments Military & Government Blog Ares Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:55:00 +0000 1334471 at http://aviationweek.com NavWeek: Beach Bash http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-beach-bash <div class="node-body blog-body">Though a biennial naval drill between the U.S. and Australian going back about a decade, this year’s exercise is the first since the first major influx of Marines has come to Darwin, the first to be focus mostly in and around the Northern Territory and the first to include Japanese forces.</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-beach-bash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-beach-bash#comments Defense Ares Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:45:00 +0000 1334381 at http://aviationweek.com German A400M Airborne Again http://aviationweek.com/blog/german-a400m-airborne-again <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The German A400M took off from Wunstorf air base July 14 after being grounded for two months following the crash of an A400M in Seville.</p> <p><img alt="" src="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2015/07/uploads/2015/07/a400m2.jpg" style="width: 640px; height: 426px;" /></p> <p><em>Luftwaffe photo by Nurg&uuml;n Ekmekcibasi</em></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/german-a400m-airborne-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/german-a400m-airborne-again#comments Military & Government Blog Ares Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:37:00 +0000 1332691 at http://aviationweek.com Kawasaki P-1 Flies At Air Tattoo http://aviationweek.com/blog/kawasaki-p-1-flies-air-tattoo <div class="node-body blog-body">Japan's Kawasaki P-1 makes its first flight rehearsals in readiness for the Royal International Air Tattoo.</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/kawasaki-p-1-flies-air-tattoo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/kawasaki-p-1-flies-air-tattoo#comments Military & Government Platforms & Propulsion Kawasaki P-1 Japan RIAT 2015 Air Tattoo Fairford Europe Ares Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:02:00 +0000 1332651 at http://aviationweek.com Behind That F-35 Air Combat Report http://aviationweek.com/blog/behind-f-35-air-combat-report <div class="node-body blog-body">The leaked report criticizing the F-35's energy maneuverability is news in itself. But it points to a continuing, 30-year-old debate about the future direction of airpower. </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/behind-f-35-air-combat-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/behind-f-35-air-combat-report#comments Blog Defense Global Ares Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:16:00 +0000 1329631 at http://aviationweek.com In Pictures: US Army Conducts Major Military Exercise Over Washington, D.C. http://aviationweek.com/blog/pictures-us-army-conducts-major-military-exercise-over-washington-dc <div class="node-body blog-body">Dozens of helicopters flew over Washington D.C. on Wednesday as part of a US Army major military exercise.</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/pictures-us-army-conducts-major-military-exercise-over-washington-dc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/pictures-us-army-conducts-major-military-exercise-over-washington-dc#comments Blog Ares Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:01:00 +0000 1326141 at http://aviationweek.com Presidential MV-22 Osprey Photo http://aviationweek.com/blog/presidential-mv-22-osprey-photo <div class="node-body blog-body">The US Marines Corps HMX-1 squadron, based at Quantico, VA maintains a fleet of helicopters and V-22s for Government use.</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/presidential-mv-22-osprey-photo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/presidential-mv-22-osprey-photo#comments Blog Ares Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:49:00 +0000 1325871 at http://aviationweek.com IOMAX Commences Archangel Deliveries To UAE http://aviationweek.com/blog/iomax-commences-archangel-deliveries-uae <div class="node-body blog-body">IOMAX USA has commenced deliveries of the first of 24 Archangel aircraft to the UAE.</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/iomax-commences-archangel-deliveries-uae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/iomax-commences-archangel-deliveries-uae#comments Blog Defense Ares Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:24:00 +0000 1325851 at http://aviationweek.com Bombers in Britain http://aviationweek.com/blog/bombers-britain <div class="node-body blog-body">B-52s and B-2s conduct “assuring and deterring” mission in Eastern Europe</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/bombers-britain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/bombers-britain#comments Blog Defense Bombers Britain Fairford B-52 Boeing Stratofortress USAF Baltic States Russia Europe North America Ares Mon, 22 Jun 2015 16:34:00 +0000 1324861 at http://aviationweek.com <p>U.S. Air Force B-52s and B-2s conduct &ldquo;assuring and deterring&rdquo; missions in Eastern Europe as part of exercises Baltops and Saber Strike.</p> NavWeek: Maritime Mavericks http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-maritime-mavericks <div class="node-body blog-body">After more than three decades Vice Adm. Thomas Rowden finally has what he’s always wanted – a Top Gun school for surface warfare officers.</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-maritime-mavericks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-maritime-mavericks#comments Defense Ares Sat, 20 Jun 2015 02:50:00 +0000 1324791 at http://aviationweek.com Luftwaffe A400M Cleared To Fly Again http://aviationweek.com/blog/luftwaffe-a400m-cleared-fly-again <div class="node-body blog-body">Luftwaffe chief Lt. Gen. Karl Müllner has cleared the one A400M so far delivered to Germany to fly again.</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/luftwaffe-a400m-cleared-fly-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/luftwaffe-a400m-cleared-fly-again#comments Defense Ares Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:46:00 +0000 1323511 at http://aviationweek.com Dear Industry, Time to Leave Ex-Im Behind http://aviationweek.com/blog/dear-industry-time-leave-ex-im-behind <div class="node-body blog-body">With the Ex-Im Bank debate this month likely to just lead to more limbo, it is time for U.S. industry to learn to live without the export credit agency.</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/dear-industry-time-leave-ex-im-behind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/dear-industry-time-leave-ex-im-behind#comments Military & Government Supply Chain North America Things With Wings Ares Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:59:00 +0000 1323491 at http://aviationweek.com <p><span>&ldquo;There is no Plan B. Ex-Im is Plan B,&rdquo; Ex-Im Chairman Fred Hochberg says about what the A&amp;D industry faces if the bank closes. But there is Plan C. &quot;Plan C is China.&rdquo;</span></p> VIDEO: F-35A Refueling Hook Up http://aviationweek.com/F-35Refueling <div class="node-body blog-body">Here's a video of an F-35A from Edwards AFB, California, topping off during Green Flag hosted at Nellis AFB, Nevada.</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/F-35Refueling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/F-35Refueling#comments Blog Defense Ares Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:20:00 +0000 1317251 at http://aviationweek.com