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  • Sep 29, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Reality Check on Musk’s Mars Plan 16

    The transfer of propellant, the budget and the effects of long stays in space are still challenges facing SpaceX’s dazzling proposal. They are achievable, though, Dan Dunbacher, a Purdue University professor and former NASA official tells Aviation Week’s Frank Morring....More
  • Sep 23, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Highlights From The Air Force Association Symposium 4

    Aviation Week editors break down some of the highlights at this year’s Air Force Association symposium – from the Air Forces plans to pursue a weaponized KC-Z tanker....More
  • Sep 15, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: The Connected Aircraft 6

    Aircraft are ever more connected to the internet, in the cabin, the cockpit and to the maintenance shop....More
  • Sep 9, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Security in Europe 1

    Nearly two months after the attempted coup in Turkey, the Turkish air force is facing a severe pilot shortage. Our editors describe the unfolding events there, as well as the U.S. military’s thoughts on training pilots worldwide. Plus, what military officers in Baltic countries are thinking about air power....More
  • Aug 29, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Busting Aerospace Workforce Myths 1

    Brain drain to Silicon Valley? A wave of retirements? Offshoring mania? The results of Aviation Week’s 2016 Workforce Study say otherwise....More
  • Aug 26, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Putting Odds On The T-X Bidders 5

    What are the nuances in the fierce competition for the lucrative U.S. Air Force trainer replacement jet? Listen in as our editors discuss....More
  • Aug 19, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Will Airplanes Ever Fly Themselves? 24

    Self-flying aircraft are even further off than self-driving cars. But technologies that assist pilots are advancing—including one that will take control of the aircraft to avoid a collision if humans do not react quickly enough. Our editors bring you up to date and explore what might be possible....More
  • Aug 11, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Get Out! The Passenger Evacuation Problem 28

    Our editors discuss what the industry can do to prevent bag-toting passengers from becoming a risk to themselves and those around them during an emergency evacuation....More
  • Aug 5, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    The U.S. Air Force’s Big Plans 1

    After years of planning for major milestones such as declaring the F-35A ready for combat, the U.S. Air Force is finally realizing a few of its dreams....More
  • Jul 29, 2016
    Commentary
    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Very Large Jets on Life Support

    Our editors discuss why demand for Boeing 747s and Airbus A380s has slowed to a trickle, and explain how new narrowbody airplanes could shake up the trans-Atlantic airline market....More
 

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