Aviation Week & Space Technology http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/35931/more en Inside The Cockpit: Flying The F-22 Against Islamic State In Syria http://aviationweek.com/defense/inside-cockpit-flying-f-22-against-islamic-state-syria <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel, call sign Crash, describes what it was like to fly the Raptor on its very first combat mission.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/inside-cockpit-flying-f-22-against-islamic-state-syria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/inside-cockpit-flying-f-22-against-islamic-state-syria#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense21 Defense AWST Middle East North America Tue, 23 May 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1632381 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Compact Sense-and-Avoid Aimed At Drones, eVTOLs http://aviationweek.com/technology/compact-sense-and-avoid-aimed-drones-evtols <div class="node-body article-body">UtopiaCompression says a compact single-camera system that provides passive ranging for automated collision avoidance is ready for commercialization.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/compact-sense-and-avoid-aimed-drones-evtols" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/compact-sense-and-avoid-aimed-drones-evtols#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Technology AWST-Technology21 Technology AWST North America Tue, 23 May 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1632211 at http://aviationweek.com <p>DARPA tested UC&rsquo;s passive optical ranging system in manned-aircraft encounters with a Group 3 tactical unmanned aircraft in April 2016.</p> DARPA Chinese Tourism Company Moves To Set Up As Regional Carrier http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/chinese-tourism-company-moves-set-regional-carrier <div class="node-body article-body">To begin air operations quickly, Chinese travel group Tongcheng has chosen Embraer 190s, not 190-E2s. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/chinese-tourism-company-moves-set-regional-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/chinese-tourism-company-moves-set-regional-carrier#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation21 Commercial Aviation Asia Pacific AWST Tue, 23 May 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1632221 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Tongzheng Group hopes to emulate the success of Spring Travel in making travel agency and airline businesses work together.&nbsp;</p> Wikipedia Opinion: How U.S., European Defense Contractors Need To Up Their Game http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/opinion-how-us-european-defense-contractors-need-their-game <div class="field-deck"> Defense export leaders face growing competition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The defense deals announced during President Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia underscore how the structure of the global defense market is changing. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/opinion-how-us-european-defense-contractors-need-their-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/opinion-how-us-european-defense-contractors-need-their-game#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense21 Up Front AWST Global Tue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1632351 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Lockheed Martin and Saudi Technology Development Investment Company (Taqnia) are teaming up to build 150 Sikorsky S-70 Black Hawk helicopters in Saudi Arabia.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> Lockheed Martin Evolve F/A-18E/F Rather Than Build New Fighter, Boeing Urges U.S. Navy http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/evolve-fa-18ef-rather-build-new-fighter-boeing-urges-us-navy <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing’s comments come as the Pentagon is in the midst of a cost and capability analysis between the F/A-18 and F-35, ordered by the White House, that will inform future budgets and force structure decisions.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/evolve-fa-18ef-rather-build-new-fighter-boeing-urges-us-navy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/evolve-fa-18ef-rather-build-new-fighter-boeing-urges-us-navy#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology AWIN_Defense AWST-Defense21 Defense AWST North America Mon, 22 May 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1630751 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing The Week In Technology, May 22-26, 2017 http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-may-22-26-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Robot lands a 737; Toyota backs flying car; unmanned air logistics; Chinese rotorcraft puzzle.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-may-22-26-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/week-technology-may-22-26-2017#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Technology AWST-Technology21 Technology AWST Global Mon, 22 May 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1631021 at http://aviationweek.com Aurora Flight Sciences Airbus, Boeing Zoom In On Narrowbody Derivatives http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airbus-boeing-zoom-narrowbody-derivatives <div class="field-deck"> New narrowbodies will dominate in Le Bourget, as manufacturers face widebody demand weakness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Slow orders and supply-chain delays continue to weigh on aircraft manufacturers, but new models may appear.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airbus-boeing-zoom-narrowbody-derivatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airbus-boeing-zoom-narrowbody-derivatives#comments Paris Air Show 2017 Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation21 Paris Preview: Commercial Aviation AWST Global Mon, 22 May 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1631001 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing and Airbus Is There A Commercial Market For Large Unmanned Aircraft? http://aviationweek.com/technology/there-commercial-market-large-unmanned-aircraft <div class="field-deck"> Is there a Moore’s Law for drones? Will bigger ever be better? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Manufacturers of large unmanned aircraft are struggling to get attention from regulators and customers as the small drone market sets the pace.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/there-commercial-market-large-unmanned-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/there-commercial-market-large-unmanned-aircraft#comments Leading Edge Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology AW.com Leading Edge North America Fri, 19 May 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1630461 at http://aviationweek.com Airline Ownership Rules Reforms On Horizon In Europe http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airline-ownership-rules-reforms-horizon-europe <div class="field-deck"> Ownership-and-control regulation has quietly relaxed in Europe, but will it really go away? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission is leading slow changes to ownership-and-control rules that would enable foreign investors to have more say in acquired airlines. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airline-ownership-rules-reforms-horizon-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airline-ownership-rules-reforms-horizon-europe#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation AWST Europe Fri, 19 May 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1630431 at http://aviationweek.com joepriesaviation.net Tokyo Seeks New Ways To Stop North Korean Missiles http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/tokyo-seeks-new-ways-stop-north-korean-missiles <div class="field-deck"> Japan is seriously considering Aegis Ashore and Tomahawk afloat </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aegis Ashore batteries would add an outer layer to Japan’s ballistic-missile defense. Tomahawks on destroyers could hit Pyongyang’s weapons before launch.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/tokyo-seeks-new-ways-stop-north-korean-missiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/tokyo-seeks-new-ways-stop-north-korean-missiles#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense Asia Pacific AWST Fri, 19 May 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1630421 at http://aviationweek.com