Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed en Hong Kong unrest a bad sign for peace in the Taiwan Strait http://aviationweek.com/blog/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait <div class="node-body blog-body">Beijing’s increasingly heavy-handed treatment of Hong Kong, resulting in current street protests, raises the risk of China eventually trying to seize Taiwan by force, though the probability may not have changed much.</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/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/hong-kong-unrest-bad-sign-peace-taiwan-strait#comments Defense Ares Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:03:00 +0000 1195821 at http://aviationweek.com 9/29 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/929-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/929-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/929-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:47:00 +0000 1195121 at http://aviationweek.com YF-22 Lifts Off http://aviationweek.com/blog/yf-22-lifts <div class="node-body blog-body">The prototype of the F-22 Raptor flew 24 years ago today. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/archives">From The Archives</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/yf-22-lifts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/yf-22-lifts#comments 100 Year Archives Defense Ares From The Archives Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:03:00 +0000 1195161 at http://aviationweek.com Last NATO AWACS Comes Home From Afghanistan http://aviationweek.com/blog/last-nato-awacs-comes-home-afghanistan <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The last NATO E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS) returned to its home base in Geilenkirchen, Germany, Sept. 25.</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/last-nato-awacs-comes-home-afghanistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/last-nato-awacs-comes-home-afghanistan#comments Defense Ares Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:55:00 +0000 1194361 at http://aviationweek.com European F-16s To Participate In Air Operations Over Iraq http://aviationweek.com/blog/european-f-16s-participate-air-operations-over-iraq <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Six Belgian F-16s took off from their base in Florennes Sept. 26 on their way to Jordan via Greece</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/european-f-16s-participate-air-operations-over-iraq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/european-f-16s-participate-air-operations-over-iraq#comments Defense Ares Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1194351 at http://aviationweek.com 9/25 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/925-frago-1 <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/925-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/925-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:29:00 +0000 1193451 at http://aviationweek.com Was that a Lackluster F-22 Debut? http://aviationweek.com/blog/was-lackluster-f-22-debut <div class="node-body blog-body">They let the Raptor out of the nest ... but just to drop a thousand-pounder?</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/was-lackluster-f-22-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/was-lackluster-f-22-debut#comments Defense Ares Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:38:00 +0000 1192531 at http://aviationweek.com 9/23 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/923-frago-0 <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/923-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/923-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:45:00 +0000 1192111 at http://aviationweek.com So What Took The F-22 Target Photo? http://aviationweek.com/blog/so-what-took-f-22-target-photo <div class="node-body blog-body">A picture is worth a thousand Pentagon public affairs officers. </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/so-what-took-f-22-target-photo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/so-what-took-f-22-target-photo#comments Defense Global Ares Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:36:00 +0000 1191881 at http://aviationweek.com 9/22 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/922-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/922-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/922-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:12:00 +0000 1191101 at http://aviationweek.com Higher and Faster in the X-15 http://aviationweek.com/blog/higher-and-faster-x-15 <div class="node-body blog-body">Fifty five years ago this week test pilot Scott Crossfield flew the North American Aviation X-15 rocket plane on its first powered flight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/archives">From The Archives</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/higher-and-faster-x-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/higher-and-faster-x-15#comments 100 Year Archives Defense Space Ares On Space From The Archives Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:16:00 +0000 1190381 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Match Made in Space -- New Companies and Traditional Giants http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-match-made-space-new-companies-and-traditional-giants <div class="node-body blog-body">Major developments in Commercial Crew and rocket engines are the subject of this week’s Check 6 podcast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/onspace">On Space</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-match-made-space-new-companies-and-traditional-giants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-match-made-space-new-companies-and-traditional-giants#comments Defense Space Ares On Space Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:05:00 +0000 1190371 at http://aviationweek.com 9/18 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/918-frago-0 <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/918-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/918-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:51:00 +0000 1189451 at http://aviationweek.com Spain To Relieve Dutch Patriots in Turkey http://aviationweek.com/blog/spain-relieve-dutch-patriots-turkey <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Spain will deploy two Patriot batteries and 130 troops to Turkey in January to replace the two batteries being withdrawn by the Netherlands, Spanish Defense Minister Pedro Morenes announced Sept. 17.</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/spain-relieve-dutch-patriots-turkey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/spain-relieve-dutch-patriots-turkey#comments Defense Ares Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:02:00 +0000 1189031 at http://aviationweek.com 9/17 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/917-frago-0 <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/917-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/917-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:11:00 +0000 1188631 at http://aviationweek.com