Aviation Week & Space Technology, Sept. 22, The Next Technology Hurdle: Noise

Airport noise remains one of the most difficult barriers to continued growth in aviation to overcome. Aircraft are dramatically quieter than they once were, but further reduction are getting harder to achieve. As engines continue to get quieter, airframe noise has emerged as a significant factor. In the Sept. 22 edition of Aviation Week & Space Technology, a report led by Managing Editor for Technology Graham Warwick will delve into efforts in Europe and the US to reduce airframe noise while increasing efficiency. The reoprt also will look at other potential hurdles to achieving the growth projected for air transport.

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A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Aug 26, 2016

When Aviation Week Was Accused of Treason -- The Back Story Revealed 8

A 1957 revelation that the U.S. was tracking Soviet missile launches from a secret radar in Turkey has its roots in sleuthing of students from Kettering Grammar School in the UK....More
Aug 23, 2016

When Aviation Week Was Accused Of Treason 23

Aviation Week editors routinely get blowback when they write about sensitive topics, and the best example of that may be an October 1957 story that revealed the U.S. had been tracking Russian missile launches from advanced long-range radar units in Turkey....More
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