Posts by Nigel Howarth

in Ares Apr 14, 2016

Flying with the Army's Golden Knights

For almost 60 years the US Army's freefall parachutist display team has wowed the crowds across the USA and from time to time, abroad. On a....More
in Ares Apr 11, 2016

U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon In New Radar Trials

For almost 40 years the US Navy has flown P-3 Orions out of Dallas-Love Field airport, operated by a little-known unit said to be called NASC-FS or....More
in Ares Nov 06, 2015

Inside Pennsylvania National Guard’s Fort Indiantown Gap Base

The Pennsylvania Army National Guard operates one of the largest fleets of helicopters within the US Army. Aviation Week's Nigel Howarth recently....More
in Ares Oct 07, 2015

Floggers, Fishbeds And Albatrosses In L'il Ol' Delaware

Delaware proudly proclaims itself as The First State, but it's not the first state that springs to mind when you think about air racing, or Russian....More
in Ares Sep 16, 2015

Going Amphibian In Search Of Lesser-Spotted Pennsylvanian Frogfoots

Four ex-Cezchoslovakian Air Force Su-25 Frogfoots are stored out in the open in Reading, PA, looking very sorry for themselves....More
in Ares Sep 15, 2015

Tracking Caribou In The Wild Woods Of New Jersey

A large collection of DHC-4 Caribou are owned by Pen Turbo Aviation in Cape May, many of which have been stored here for almost 20 years....More
in Ares Sep 07, 2015

Russian Fighter Bombers Take Root On Delaware Farm

It's not every day you stumble across two fairly modern Russian attack aircraft this side of the Atlantic. Aviation week's Nigel Howarth pays a visit....More
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
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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