Posts by Nigel Howarth

in Things With Wings Jul 06, 2015

Up Close And Personal With A United Airlines 777-200 

This past 4th July weekend, Aviation Week's Nigel Howarth was among a small group of aviation aficionados invited to tour a United Airlines 777-200....More
in Ares Jun 25, 2015

In Pictures: US Army Conducts Major Military Exercise Over Washington, D.C.

Dozens of helicopters flew over Washington D.C. on Wednesday as part of a US Army major military exercise....More
in Ares Jun 24, 2015

Presidential MV-22 Osprey Photo

The US Marines Corps HMX-1 squadron, based at Quantico, VA maintains a fleet of helicopters and V-22s for Government use....More
in Ares Jun 24, 2015

IOMAX Commences Archangel Deliveries To UAE

IOMAX USA has commenced deliveries of the first of 24 Archangel aircraft to the UAE....More
in Things With Wings Jun 03, 2015

Delta's New Belly Advertising

The US majors may well be in dispute with several of the large Gulf carriers, but Delta has taken a leaf out of their book when it comes to....More
in Things With Wings Jun 01, 2015

Eastern Air Lines Returns To The Skies

After a 24 year absence, Eastern Air Lines has returned to the skies of Florida. The airline is mainly operating schedules to Havana on behalf of....More
in Ares May 13, 2015

VE Day Flyover: World War 2 Plane Makes Unscheduled Landing

A TBM-3 Avenger participating in last week’s VE Day 70th Anniversary flypast over Washington had to make an emergency landing at Reagan National....More
in Things With Wings May 10, 2015

Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery Of Newest 737-800

Ethiopian Airlines' fleet renewal and growth continued this week with the delivery of a new Boeing 737-800 from Seattle. Routing through Washington-....More
in Ares Mar 25, 2015

Nigerian Air Force Gets More Alpha Jets

The Nigerian Air Force has acquired at least two Dornier Alpha Jets to add to its current fleet....More
in Things With Wings Jul 24, 2014

Photos: London's Heathrow Airport: Seven-Seven-Heaven!

In recent years the number of airlines operating Boeing's long-range, high capacity 777 (particularly the -300 series, but also some smaller -200s)....More
From The Archives

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

 

Aug 27, 2015
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Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 14

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
Aug 14, 2015
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Bonanza Travel Pays 3

The legendary Beechcraft Bonanza has an impressive production record, so perhaps the marketers back in 1949 were onto something when they coined the phrase "Bonanza travel pays."...More
Aug 14, 2015
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Venerable Boeing 727 Prototype To Fly Again 28

The most famous 727, the prototype aircraft which would join United as N7001U, was delivered to the airline in October 1964 having served its time as a Boeing test aircraft....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Aviation Week And The Bomb

Aviation News did not predict how nuclear weapons would change the world. But neither did anyone else....More
Aug 13, 2015
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Collins Radar Takes The Ups And Downs Out Of Flying

Turbulence? Rockwell Collins had a solution for those bumpy rides in the early 80s with its WXR-700 Doppler Weather Radar....More
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