Ares http://aviationweek.com/blog/6697/feed Aviation Week's defense blog en New Photos: Chilled Lightning http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-photos-chilled-lightning <div class="node-body blog-body">F-35 begins extreme climate testing.</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-photos-chilled-lightning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/new-photos-chilled-lightning#comments Defense Global Ares Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1251781 at http://aviationweek.com 10 Things To Watch In The 2016 Budget Request http://aviationweek.com/blog/10-things-watch-2016-budget-request <div class="node-body blog-body">Six years into his presidency, President Barack Obama is planning to finally submit his budget request to Congress on time—meaning the week of Feb. 2 this year.</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/10-things-watch-2016-budget-request" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/10-things-watch-2016-budget-request#comments Defense Defense North America Ares Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1249641 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Boeing F/A-18. Credit: U.S. Navy</p> Peru Goes Dutch For SAR Helicopters http://aviationweek.com/blog/peru-goes-dutch-sar-helicopters <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Peru will buy three used AB-412 search and rescue (SAR) helicopters from the Netherlands, Defense Minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert informed parliament Jan. 19.</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/peru-goes-dutch-sar-helicopters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/peru-goes-dutch-sar-helicopters#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1249191 at http://aviationweek.com Belgian Army Patrols City Streets http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-army-patrols-city-streets <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>It was not a long weekend like it was in the States, but I felt the presence of the Belgian army on the streets of Brussels Jan. 17 when I saw a Light Multirole Vehicle bristling with antennas turn the corner on Rue Royale and drive past the parliament.</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-army-patrols-city-streets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/belgian-army-patrols-city-streets#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:51:00 +0000 1249251 at http://aviationweek.com RNLAF F-35s Go To Edwards Air Force Base http://aviationweek.com/blog/rnlaf-f-35s-go-edwards-air-force-base <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Two Royal Netherlands Air Force F-35s flew to Edwards Air Force Base Jan. 16 for the operational test and evaluation phase.</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/rnlaf-f-35s-go-edwards-air-force-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/rnlaf-f-35s-go-edwards-air-force-base#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:47:00 +0000 1249061 at http://aviationweek.com Luftwaffe Medevacs Peshmerga Fighters http://aviationweek.com/blog/luftwaffe-medevacs-peshmerga-fighters <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>A Luftwaffe C-160 medical evacuation aircraft flew four wounded Peshmerga fighters to Germany Jan. 6.</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/luftwaffe-medevacs-peshmerga-fighters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/luftwaffe-medevacs-peshmerga-fighters#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Wed, 07 Jan 2015 17:21:00 +0000 1244141 at http://aviationweek.com Dutch And Belgian F-16s Bomb Islamic "State" http://aviationweek.com/blog/dutch-and-belgian-f-16s-bomb-islamic-state <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The first Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) detachment of six F-16s this week returns to the Netherlands from the Mideast after having flown 375 missions using their weapons over 200 times against the so-called Islamic State, the Dutch Ministry of Defense reported Jan. 7.</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/dutch-and-belgian-f-16s-bomb-islamic-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/dutch-and-belgian-f-16s-bomb-islamic-state#comments Military & Government Defense Ares Wed, 07 Jan 2015 16:51:00 +0000 1244131 at http://aviationweek.com Europeans Plan Joint Tanker Transport Fleet http://aviationweek.com/blog/europeans-plan-joint-tanker-transport-fleet <div class="node-body blog-body">The Netherlands, Norway and Poland are preparing negotiations with Airbus Military and Space on the acquisition of a joint fleet of four Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft.</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/europeans-plan-joint-tanker-transport-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/europeans-plan-joint-tanker-transport-fleet#comments Defense Ares Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:43:00 +0000 1241371 at http://aviationweek.com Grizzly Goes To Germany http://aviationweek.com/blog/grizzly-goes-germany <div class="node-body blog-body">The German Ministry of Defense has released video of the first German A400M landing at its home base of Wunstorf Dec. 19.</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/grizzly-goes-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/grizzly-goes-germany#comments Military & Government Ares Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:58:00 +0000 1240781 at http://aviationweek.com Emergency Festive Bookshelf Ideas http://aviationweek.com/blog/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas <div class="node-body blog-body">Facing a last minute book idea emergency? If you are ready to scramble, here are a couple of last minute suggestions.</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/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas#comments Defense Space Ares Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:45:00 +0000 1240601 at http://aviationweek.com