Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed en 7/28 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/728-frago <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/728-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/728-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:31:00 +0000 1163531 at http://aviationweek.com Understanding How Casualties Are Counted http://aviationweek.com/blog/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In researching our <a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-s-care-air-exceeds-expectations">cover package on aeromedical evacuation</a>, one of the hardest things to grapple with was how to count casualties.&nbsp;It turns out that even those experienced in the field can become&nbsp;confused on what metric is the most appropriate to use in any given circumstance.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted#comments Defense Global Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:33:00 +0000 1162951 at http://aviationweek.com <p>A Boeing C-17, a KC-135 and a Chinook at Keesler AFB, Miss., links in the airborne chain-of-survival.</p> Check 6 Podcast: Buk M-1 Missile vs. Flight MH17. What Went Wrong? http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">So what might have gone wrong that allowed a Buk-M1 missile to take down MH17?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong#comments Airlines & Airports Commercial Aviation Military & Government Defense Things With Wings Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:46:00 +0000 1162891 at http://aviationweek.com Anatomy of a Crash-Site Investigation http://aviationweek.com/blog/anatomy-crash-site-investigation <div class="node-body blog-body">France deploys troops in support of AH5017 recovery effort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/anatomy-crash-site-investigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/anatomy-crash-site-investigation#comments Defense Africa Europe Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:56:00 +0000 1162821 at http://aviationweek.com How An Su-25 Can Shoot Down A Faster, Higher-Flying Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/blog/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft <div class="node-body blog-body">Russian explanations for the shootdown of MH17 are longer on nostalgia than credibility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:17:00 +0000 1161881 at http://aviationweek.com Less Dome than Sieve? http://aviationweek.com/blog/less-dome-sieve <div class="node-body blog-body">As Middle East conflict escalates, critics question Iron Dome's effectiveness.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/less-dome-sieve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/less-dome-sieve#comments Defense Middle East North America Ares Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:59:00 +0000 1161771 at http://aviationweek.com Belgian Leopards Given Royal Farewell http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-leopards-given-royal-farewell <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Belgium celebrated its independence day July 21 with four Leopard 1A5 tanks ending the military part of the traditional parade in front of the Royal Palace in Brussels.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-leopards-given-royal-farewell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-leopards-given-royal-farewell#comments Defense Ares Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:27:00 +0000 1159721 at http://aviationweek.com Check 6 Podcast: Malaysia Flight MH17 Shootdown http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-malaysia-flight-mh17-shootdown <div class="node-body blog-body">Our editors discuss why MH17 was flying over a war zone when it was shot down.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-malaysia-flight-mh17-shootdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-malaysia-flight-mh17-shootdown#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Things With Wings Ares Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:25:00 +0000 1158801 at http://aviationweek.com Learn More About Sbirs and DSP -- Satellites Attributed with Seeing the MH17 Shootdown http://aviationweek.com/blog/learn-more-about-sbirs-and-dsp-satellites-attributed-seeing-mh17-shootdown <div class="node-body blog-body">The U.S. Space-Based Infrared System (Sbirs) and its predecessor Defense Support Program satellites are getting a lot of attention because of the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, allegedly shot down over Eastern Ukraine July 17. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/learn-more-about-sbirs-and-dsp-satellites-attributed-seeing-mh17-shootdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/learn-more-about-sbirs-and-dsp-satellites-attributed-seeing-mh17-shootdown#comments Defense Ares Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:04:00 +0000 1158131 at http://aviationweek.com Join Us for an F-35 Live Chat http://aviationweek.com/blog/join-us-f-35-live-chat <div class="node-body blog-body"> London Bureau Chief Tony Osborne and myself will be online today at 1600 local time (1100 Eastern) to engage in an online chat </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/join-us-f-35-live-chat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/join-us-f-35-live-chat#comments Farnborough 2014 Defense Ares Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:02:00 +0000 1157671 at http://aviationweek.com The Big Picture From Farnborough http://aviationweek.com/blog/big-picture-farnborough <div class="node-body blog-body">Rockwell Collins CEO weighs in on aircraft bubble concerns, F-35, CSeries, bizjets and workforce. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/big-picture-farnborough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/big-picture-farnborough#comments Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Farnborough 2014 Defense Things With Wings Ares Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:46:00 +0000 1157651 at http://aviationweek.com Sting In The Tail http://aviationweek.com/blog/sting-tail <div class="node-body blog-body">Textron Airland's Scorpion defies simple comparisons. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/sting-tail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/sting-tail#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:54:00 +0000 1157631 at http://aviationweek.com NavWeek: China Whirl http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-china-whirl <div class="node-body blog-body">This was all brand new – the first time a Chinese warship would be participating in the Rim of the Pacific (Rimpac) exercise, and thus the first time U.S. reporters would be aboard Luyang II or Lanzhou-class destroyer during a military exercise like this.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-china-whirl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-china-whirl#comments Defense Asia Pacific Ares Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:55:00 +0000 1156971 at http://aviationweek.com A Greek Tragedy http://aviationweek.com/blog/greek-tragedy <div class="node-body blog-body">While the Royal International Air Tattoo should have been the venue for the international debut of the F-35 Lightning II, it was also the final swansong for a stalwart of the skies, the LTV A-7 Corsair II.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/greek-tragedy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/greek-tragedy#comments Platforms & Propulsion Defense Europe Ares Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:01:00 +0000 1155171 at http://aviationweek.com Raytheon’s Air Show Agenda: Meetings With 1,800 http://aviationweek.com/blog/raytheon-s-air-show-agenda-meetings-1800 <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense electronics giant says Farnborough will be busiest air show ever </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/raytheon-s-air-show-agenda-meetings-1800" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/raytheon-s-air-show-agenda-meetings-1800#comments Farnborough 2014 Defense Ares Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:54:00 +0000 1154761 at http://aviationweek.com