Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed en NavWeek: A Grim Reminder http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-grim-reminder <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite all the training in the world, there is little that is routine when it comes to flying fighters off carriers. To get to that level, naval aviators must prove they are the best of the best – and yet, even being the best may not be enough.</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-grim-reminder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-grim-reminder#comments Defense Ares Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:57:00 +0000 1187371 at http://aviationweek.com 9/15 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/915-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/915-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/915-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:50:00 +0000 1187361 at http://aviationweek.com Video: Fighting Falcons Over Greenland http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-fighting-falcons-over-greenland <div class="node-body blog-body">The story behind the Royal Danish Air Force's stunning in-cockpit footage of F-16s over Greenland.</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/video-fighting-falcons-over-greenland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-fighting-falcons-over-greenland#comments Military & Government Platforms & Propulsion Defense Europe Ares Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:22:00 +0000 1187101 at http://aviationweek.com A Matter Of Perspective http://aviationweek.com/blog/matter-perspective-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">Israeli missile defense expert says that Iron Dome critics relied on weak photo evidence and ignored results. </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/matter-perspective-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/matter-perspective-0#comments Defense Global Ares Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:52:00 +0000 1186541 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: U.S. Scrambles To Develop New Rocket Engine In Wake Of Disagreements With Russia http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-us-scrambles-develop-new-rocket-engine-wake-disagreements-russia <div class="node-body blog-body">Frank Morring joined Bill Sweetman and Jim Asker in a discussion about U.S. rocket engine development now and in the near future.</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-us-scrambles-develop-new-rocket-engine-wake-disagreements-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-us-scrambles-develop-new-rocket-engine-wake-disagreements-russia#comments Defense Space Ares On Space Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:10:00 +0000 1186411 at http://aviationweek.com 9/11 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/911-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/911-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/911-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:39:00 +0000 1185931 at http://aviationweek.com 9/10 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/910-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/910-frago-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/910-frago-1#comments Defense Ares Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:30:00 +0000 1185191 at http://aviationweek.com 9/9 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/99-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/99-frago-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/99-frago-0#comments Defense Ares Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:11:00 +0000 1184461 at http://aviationweek.com French defense exports rise 42 percent http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-defense-exports-rise-42-percent <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>France&#39;s defense exports soared 42.7% in 2013 compared to those of 2012, according to a report to parliament released today.</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/french-defense-exports-rise-42-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/french-defense-exports-rise-42-percent#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:16:00 +0000 1184411 at http://aviationweek.com New NRF http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-nrf <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Media coverage of NATO&#39;s 4-5 September Wales summit made it sound as if the alliance was setting up a new rapid response force but the true story is more complicated than that.</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/new-nrf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-nrf#comments Defense Ares Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:26:00 +0000 1183891 at http://aviationweek.com Export authorisations linked to mergers in Germany http://aviationweek.com/blog/export-authorisations-linked-mergers-germany <div class="node-body blog-body">Germany&#39;s Economic Minister Siegmar Gabriel has been reported over the past few weeks as wanting to implement a strict ban on defense exports and encouraging German land armaments group Krauss-Maffei Wegmann to merge with compatriot Rheinmetall rather than with France&#39;s Nexter.</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/export-authorisations-linked-mergers-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/export-authorisations-linked-mergers-germany#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:36:00 +0000 1183821 at http://aviationweek.com 9/8 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/98-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/98-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/98-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:27:00 +0000 1183811 at http://aviationweek.com Fire Causes Friction in F-35 Test Program http://aviationweek.com/blog/fire-causes-friction-f-35-test-program <div class="node-body blog-body">Each day that goes by without a fix, the test program is slipping.</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/fire-causes-friction-f-35-test-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/fire-causes-friction-f-35-test-program#comments Defense Ares Fri, 05 Sep 2014 07:51:00 +0000 1182981 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: F135 Engine Fire http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-f135-engine-fire <div class="node-body blog-body">We discuss the chain of events that left an aircraft in flames and revealed incipient problems in several Pratt & Whitney F135 engines.</div> <div 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