Posts by Nicholas Fiorenza

in Ares Dec 16, 2015

Luftwaffe Begins Refueling Anti-IS Coalition Aircraft 

The Bundewehr mission to support the fight against the so-called Islamic State (IS) began on the night of Dec. 15-16 with the aerial refueling of....More
in Ares Dec 11, 2015

Luftwaffe Prepares For First Sorties Over Syria

With its arrival at Incirlik air base Dec. 10, the Luftwaffe is preparing missions over Syria. Luftwaffe Brig.Gen. Andreas Schick, commander of....More
in Ares Dec 10, 2015

Two Tornados Take Off For Turkey

Two Tornado Recce aircraft of Taktischer Luftwaffengeschwader (Tactical Air Force Squadron) 51 "Immelmann" took off from their base in Jagel Dec. 10....More
in Ares Dec 09, 2015

Airbus Helicopters' H145M Debuts With Bundeswehr

The Luftwaffe has taken delivery of its first two H145M Light Utility Helicopters (LUH) Special Operation Forces (SOF) at Airbus Helicopters'....More
in Ares Dec 01, 2015

German Government Gives Mandate For Syria Mission

The German government on Dec. 1 decided the mandate of German military support for the international coalition fighting the so-called Islamic State (....More
in Ares Nov 30, 2015

German Defense Chief Gives Details Of Support To France

The chief of defense staff of the Bundeswehr, Gen. Volker Wieker, gave details of German military support for France in its fight against terrorism....More
in Ares Nov 27, 2015

Germany Supports France In Fight Against Terrorism

Germany has pledged support to France in the fight against terrorism on two separate occasions over the last two days....More
in Ares Nov 08, 2015

All Creatures Great And Small At Trident Juncture

Participation in NATO's Exercise Trident Juncture which ended Nov. 6 ranged from dogs and pack animals to a Global Hawk unmanned aerial system....More
in Ares Nov 06, 2015

NATO's Trident Juncture Exercise Ends On Positive Note

Senior NATO military and civilian officials declared Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 (TRJE15), which began Oct. 3 and ended today, a success and the....More
in Ares Oct 09, 2015

Belgium, Netherlands In Munitions Sharing Initiative

Dutch Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and her Belgian counterpart, Steven Vandeput, signed a letter of intent to join the Danish-led....More
A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Dec 9, 2016
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John Glenn's 1962 Mercury Pilot Report For Aviation Week 25

In 1962, John Glenn wrote a detailed pilot report for Aviation Week after his historic and harrowing flight in Mercury’s Friendship 7....More
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