Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en Fleet Snapshot: French Military Transport Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/fleet-snapshot-french-military-transport-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">View the Fleet Snapshot: French Military Transport Aircraft chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/fleet-snapshot-french-military-transport-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/fleet-snapshot-french-military-transport-aircraft#comments AWIN ONLY Fleet Snapshot AWIN North America Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:33:00 +0000 1741371 at http://aviationweek.com AUDS Counter-UAV System Gets Lethal http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/auds-counter-uav-system-gets-lethal <div class="node-body article-body">Orbital ATK has demonstrated the ability to combine both electronic and kinetic attack to meet the threat small UAVs pose to ground forces. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/auds-counter-uav-system-gets-lethal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/auds-counter-uav-system-gets-lethal#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN North America Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:33:00 +0000 1741361 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-820 <div class="node-body article-body">RUSSIA will supply six new SUKHOI Su-30 fighter jets to Myanmar. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-820" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-820#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:33:00 +0000 1741351 at http://aviationweek.com Leisure And Businesss Fares: Week Of January 15 Vs. Previous Week And Year-Ago Week http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/leisure-and-businesss-fares-week-january-15-vs-previous-week-and-year-ago-week <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2018/01/23/avd_01_24_2018_cht1.pdf">View the Leisure And Businesss Fares: Week Of January 15 Vs. Previous Week And Year-Ago Week chart in PDF format.</a></p> </div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/leisure-and-businesss-fares-week-january-15-vs-previous-week-and-year-ago-week#comments AWIN ONLY Industry Data AWIN chart Global Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:27:00 +0000 1741341 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy Fire Scout Fleet Needs More Ship Deployments http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-navy-fire-scout-fleet-needs-more-ship-deployments <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Navy continues to evolve and mature the Fire Scout maritime patrol UAV despite a limited number of deployment opportunities on the Littoral Combat Ship. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-navy-fire-scout-fleet-needs-more-ship-deployments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-navy-fire-scout-fleet-needs-more-ship-deployments#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense04 Singapore Airshow AWST North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:20:00 +0000 1741021 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy Airbus Preparing To Fly VSR700 Prototype In 2018 http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-preparing-fly-vsr700-prototype-2018 <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VSR700 program will turn a two-seat training helicopter into unmanned observer. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-preparing-fly-vsr700-prototype-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-preparing-fly-vsr700-prototype-2018#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Technology04 Unmanned Aircraft AWST Europe Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:15:00 +0000 1741061 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Helicopters Concept European Navies Slow To Adopt VTOL UAVs http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/european-navies-slow-adopt-vtol-uavs <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">European Union planning demonstration of unmanned technologies, including naval UAVs. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/european-navies-slow-adopt-vtol-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/european-navies-slow-adopt-vtol-uavs#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense04 Singapore Airshow AWST Europe Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:10:00 +0000 1741081 at http://aviationweek.com Schiebel ‘In-Time’ Could Be Future Safety Standard http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/time-could-be-future-safety-standard <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine describes a domain-wide system that would continuously monitor the airspace to identify risks.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/time-could-be-future-safety-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/time-could-be-future-safety-standard#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation04 Safety AWST chart North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:05:00 +0000 1740971 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Aiming for Safer Space Taxis With Analytical Risk Assessment http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/nasa-aiming-safer-space-taxis-analytical-risk-assessment <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rating commercial crew vehicles on their chance of flight fatality turns out to be a nuanced art and science. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/nasa-aiming-safer-space-taxis-analytical-risk-assessment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/nasa-aiming-safer-space-taxis-analytical-risk-assessment#comments Commercializing Space Aviation Week & Space Technology Space AWST-Space04 The Launchpad AWST Global Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1741281 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, January 24, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/aerospace-daily-defense-report/2018-01-24 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 263, Issue 16</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2018-01-24</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 263 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 16 </div> </fieldset> Wed, 24 Jan 2018 05:00:00 +0000 1721741 at http://aviationweek.com Aviation Daily, January 24, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/aviation-daily/2018-01-24 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>Volume 411, Issue 15</p> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> <div class="field-cover-date"> <span>Cover Date:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2018-01-24</span> </div> <div class="field-volume"> <span>Volume:&nbsp;</span> 411 </div> <div class="field-number"> <span>Number:&nbsp;</span> 15 </div> </fieldset> Wed, 24 Jan 2018 05:00:00 +0000 1720921 at http://aviationweek.com Selected U.S. Military Contracts For The Week Of Jan. 16-Jan. 19, 2018. http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-jan-16-jan-19-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Terma North America Inc., Warner Robins, Georgia, was awarded a $44,300,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a 3D audio system for F-16 C and D model aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-jan-16-jan-19-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/selected-us-military-contracts-week-jan-16-jan-19-2018#comments AWIN ONLY Contracts AWIN North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:12:00 +0000 1740711 at http://aviationweek.com The Week Ahead in Aerospace & Defense http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-48 <div class="node-body article-body"> With a new short-term budget deal lasting through Feb. 8, Washington is returning to work—for the time being. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-48" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/week-ahead-aerospace-defense-48#comments AWIN ONLY In Brief AWIN North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:12:00 +0000 1740701 at http://aviationweek.com SpeedNews Defense & Space http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-819 <div class="node-body article-body">HARRIS CORP. has $44.9m U.S. Navy contract for C4ISTAR support to Philippines military. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-819" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/speednews-defense-space-819#comments AWIN ONLY SpeedNews Defense & Space AWIN Global Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:12:00 +0000 1740691 at http://aviationweek.com Airport Profile — San Francisco International (SFO) http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-san-francisco-international-sfo <div class="node-body article-body">View the Airport Profile — San Francisco International (SFO) chart in PDF format.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-san-francisco-international-sfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airport-profile-san-francisco-international-sfo#comments AWIN ONLY Airport Profile AWIN North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:00:00 +0000 1740681 at http://aviationweek.com Bombardier Bid to Derail Trade Dispute Rests on Embraer Range Question http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/bombardier-bid-derail-trade-dispute-rests-embraer-range-question <div class="node-body article-body">Bombardier has made a last-ditch attempt to reopen the U.S. investigation into pricing of the C Series, but may have been misled by reporting on the increased range Embraer is now quoting for the E190-E2.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/bombardier-bid-derail-trade-dispute-rests-embraer-range-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/bombardier-bid-derail-trade-dispute-rests-embraer-range-question#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Top Story - Home AWIN Latin America/Caribbean North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:30:00 +0000 1741391 at http://aviationweek.com CS100: Delta Air Lines Raytheon Prepping New Interceptor For Aegis Ashore Test http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/raytheon-prepping-new-interceptor-aegis-ashore-test <div class="node-body article-body">Raytheon is preparing for another consequential intercept tests of its newly developed Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 2A exoatmospheric interceptor.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/raytheon-prepping-new-interceptor-aegis-ashore-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/raytheon-prepping-new-interceptor-aegis-ashore-test#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:11:00 +0000 1741381 at http://aviationweek.com <p>The U.S. Missile Defense Agency will test Raytheon&#39;s Standard Missile-3 Block 2A from a land-based Aegis Ashore site for the first time.</p> MDA Satisfied With PW1100, Air Astana Flying A321neo http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/satisfied-pw1100-air-astana-flying-a321neo <div class="node-body article-body">Kazakhstan’s Air Astana has put its first Airbus A321neo into service on domestic and international routes, including some to Dubai and Amsterdam. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/satisfied-pw1100-air-astana-flying-a321neo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/satisfied-pw1100-air-astana-flying-a321neo#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:21:00 +0000 1741321 at http://aviationweek.com ANA Plans Major Passenger And Cargo Network Additions http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/ana-plans-major-passenger-and-cargo-network-additions <div class="node-body article-body">ANA said it will continue to develop its dual-hub model in Tokyo “to capitalize on the characteristics of Haneda and Narita airports, capturing not only outbound travel demand from Japan but also inbound demand from overseas and connecting travel between North America and Asia.”</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/ana-plans-major-passenger-and-cargo-network-additions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/ana-plans-major-passenger-and-cargo-network-additions#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories Top Story - Home Asia Pacific AWIN Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:17:00 +0000 1741311 at http://aviationweek.com <p>ANA took delivery of its first Airbus A321neo in September 2017.</p> Airbus EasyJet’s Revenues Grow On Competitors’ Woes http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/easyjet-s-revenues-grow-competitors-woes <div class="node-body article-body">UK-based LCC EasyJet has reported a strong quarter, with revenue growing 14.4% to £1.14 billion ($1.60 billion) year-over-year, boosted in part by failures and struggles among its European competitors. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/easyjet-s-revenues-grow-competitors-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/easyjet-s-revenues-grow-competitors-woes#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe photograph Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:52:00 +0000 1741301 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Sevenair Academy Adding 10 Tecnam Aircraft To Fleet http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/sevenair-academy-adding-10-tecnam-aircraft-fleet <div class="node-body article-body">Sevenair, a flight-training organization, operates a fleet of 20 aircraft, which includes Tecnam P2010 and P2006T Twin aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/sevenair-academy-adding-10-tecnam-aircraft-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/sevenair-academy-adding-10-tecnam-aircraft-fleet#comments AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:23:00 +0000 1741291 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Tecnam P2008JC MkII</p> Tecnam Bizav Flight-Hours Show Record Year-End Activity http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/bizav-flight-hours-show-record-year-end-activity <div class="node-body article-body">Nine industries tracked by JSSI showed mixed results, with average flight-hours for the consumer goods sector rising 6.2% quarter-over-quarter, while the construction sector reported a 5.2% increase.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/bizav-flight-hours-show-record-year-end-activity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awinbizav/bizav-flight-hours-show-record-year-end-activity#comments AWIN_BizAv Business Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:10:00 +0000 1741261 at http://aviationweek.com Accenture: Challenges Remain Despite Rising Aircraft Orders http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/accenture-challenges-remain-despite-rising-aircraft-orders <div class="node-body article-body">Despite orders and deliveries of large commercial aircraft rising solidly in 2017, and many public companies in the sector reporting record profits and cash returns to shareholders, the aerospace industry still faces several challenges, consultancy Accenture warns. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/accenture-challenges-remain-despite-rising-aircraft-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/accenture-challenges-remain-despite-rising-aircraft-orders#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:07:00 +0000 1741271 at http://aviationweek.com AerCap Chief Warns: Pricing Will Be Key To NMA Success http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/aercap-chief-warns-pricing-will-be-key-nma-success <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing’s plan for a New Mid-market Airplane is being met with some hesitation by the aircraft finance and leasing community, as illustrated by comments by AerCap CEO Aengus Kelly. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/aercap-chief-warns-pricing-will-be-key-nma-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/aercap-chief-warns-pricing-will-be-key-nma-success#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:37:00 +0000 1741151 at http://aviationweek.com TSA Toughens Cargo Security Rules For Middle East Airlines http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/tsa-toughens-cargo-security-rules-middle-east-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is requiring six Middle East-based airlines to implement additional security protocols for air cargo being transported to the U.S. from seven of that region’s airports. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/tsa-toughens-cargo-security-rules-middle-east-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/tsa-toughens-cargo-security-rules-middle-east-airlines#comments AWIN_Commercial Cargo Commercial Aviation Top Stories Top Story - Home AWIN Middle East Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:12:00 +0000 1741111 at http://aviationweek.com <p>A Transportation Security Administration officer approaches a Saudi cargo jet.</p> TSA Airbus Programs Head Reflects On Year-End Delivery Surge http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/airbus-programs-head-reflects-year-end-delivery-surge <div class="node-body article-body">Despite ongoing problems with engine suppliers Pratt & Whitney and CFM International, Airbus delivered 105 A320neo-family aircraft in December, to help almost meet the annual target of 200, Head of Programs Didier Evrard reported. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/airbus-programs-head-reflects-year-end-delivery-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/airbus-programs-head-reflects-year-end-delivery-surge#comments AWIN_Commercial Airframers/Suppliers Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:31:00 +0000 1741041 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus/H. Gousse Indonesia Shopping For Western Fighters http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/indonesia-shopping-western-fighters <div class="node-body article-body">Indonesia is considering the Eurofighter Typhoon and Lockheed Martin F-16V, industry sources say, with the Saab Gripen and Dassault Rafale also considered likely candidates.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/indonesia-shopping-western-fighters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/indonesia-shopping-western-fighters#comments AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Asia Pacific AWIN Europe North America Tue, 23 Jan 2018 19:23:00 +0000 1741031 at http://aviationweek.com Typhoon: Eurofighter Slattery Warns That Industry Is Past Its Peak http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/slattery-warns-industry-past-its-peak <div class="node-body article-body">Embraer Commercial Aircraft CEO John Slattery issued a stark warning to the aircraft financing world, arguing that favorable conditions mark a lack of much-needed structural change in the industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/slattery-warns-industry-past-its-peak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/slattery-warns-industry-past-its-peak#comments AWIN_Commercial Airframers/Suppliers Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:53:00 +0000 1741011 at http://aviationweek.com Niki Lauda Buys, Rebrands Namesake http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/niki-lauda-buys-rebrands-namesake <div class="node-body article-body">After marathon talks, insolvent Niki, the Austria-based subsidiary of AirBerlin, will be sold to its founder, Formula One legend Niki Lauda.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/niki-lauda-buys-rebrands-namesake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/niki-lauda-buys-rebrands-namesake#comments AWIN_Commercial Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWIN Europe Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:50:00 +0000 1741001 at http://aviationweek.com Google Lunar X Prize to End Without Winner http://aviationweek.com/space/google-lunar-x-prize-end-without-winner <div class="node-body article-body">The Google-backed $30-million contest to fly and operate a privately funded spacecraft on the Moon before March 31 is ending without any contestants ever blasting off.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/google-lunar-x-prize-end-without-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/google-lunar-x-prize-end-without-winner#comments Space AW.com Programs Space Top Stories Top Story - Home Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:46:00 +0000 1740991 at http://aviationweek.com NASA