Aviation Week & Space Technology http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/35931/more en European Airline Consolidation To Continue Against Uncertain Political Setting http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/european-airline-consolidation-continue-against-uncertain-political-setting <div class="field-deck"> After a turbulent 2017, airline consolidation in Europe will play out in an uncertain milieu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Political volatility, consolidation and continuing growth of LCCs are on the horizon for airlines in Europe in 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/european-airline-consolidation-continue-against-uncertain-political-setting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/european-airline-consolidation-continue-against-uncertain-political-setting#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Air Transport Profiles AWST-CommercialAviation50 AWST Europe Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:15:00 +0000 1726371 at http://aviationweek.com Joepriesaviation.net As Boeing Nears NMA Launch, Airbus Considers Its Response http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/boeing-nears-nma-launch-airbus-considers-its-response <div class="field-deck"> Boeing’s expected launch of the New Midmarket Airplane is the most important milestone in the 2018 civil aerospace calendar </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Challenge and opportunities abound for commercial aviation OEMs throughout the industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/boeing-nears-nma-launch-airbus-considers-its-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/new-civil-aircraft/boeing-nears-nma-launch-airbus-considers-its-response#comments New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation50 Commercial Aviation AWST Global Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:15:00 +0000 1726261 at http://aviationweek.com Marian Lockhart/Boeing New Defense Review Could Bring More Cuts To British Armed Forces http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-defense-review-could-bring-more-cuts-british-armed-forces <div class="field-deck"> Brexit is creating uncertainty for Britain’s defense spending plans </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cost-cutting needed, as Britain’s defense equipment plans face spending black hole. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-defense-review-could-bring-more-cuts-british-armed-forces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-defense-review-could-bring-more-cuts-british-armed-forces#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense Profiles AWST Europe Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:10:00 +0000 1725931 at http://aviationweek.com Kyle Heller/Crown Copyright France Increases Defense Spending Amid Heated Debate http://aviationweek.com/defense/france-increases-defense-spending-amid-heated-debate <div class="field-deck"> France’s equipment spending will increase in 2018, but critics cite “smokescreen” numbers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">France’s budget for military equipment will increase in 2018, but critics contend spending for foreign military operations is not being properly accounted for.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/france-increases-defense-spending-amid-heated-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/france-increases-defense-spending-amid-heated-debate#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense Profiles AWST Europe Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1726311 at http://aviationweek.com Qatari Order Extends Eurofighter Production To 2024 http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/qatari-order-extends-eurofighter-production-2024 <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Qatar deal was also good news for MBDA, allowing it to secure a long-awaited first export customer for its Brimstone air-to-ground missile. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/qatari-order-extends-eurofighter-production-2024" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/qatari-order-extends-eurofighter-production-2024#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense AWST Europe Middle East Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1726211 at http://aviationweek.com Royal Air Force/Crown Copyright Fighter Selections Will Be Eastern European Focus In 2018 http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/fighter-selections-will-be-eastern-european-focus-2018 <div class="field-deck"> Air defense systems have become a focus of Eastern Europe’s defense modernization </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eastern European governments open their coffers for new defense equipment in response to forceful moves from Russia.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/fighter-selections-will-be-eastern-european-focus-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/fighter-selections-will-be-eastern-european-focus-2018#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense Profiles AWST Europe Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1726181 at http://aviationweek.com Commercial: Widebody Aircraft—2017 Photo Contest Submissions http://aviationweek.com/photo-contest/commercial-widebody-aircraft-2017-photo-contest-submissions <div class="node-body gallery-body">Big can be beautiful, as these widebody aircraft shot in day and night, in fog, snow and beautiful weather show.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/photo-contest/commercial-widebody-aircraft-2017-photo-contest-submissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/photo-contest/commercial-widebody-aircraft-2017-photo-contest-submissions#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Photo Contest Commercial Aviation Tue, 12 Dec 2017 19:17:00 +0000 1724171 at http://aviationweek.com Safran Counterrotating Open Rotor To Complete Ground Tests http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/safran-counterrotating-open-rotor-complete-ground-tests <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Safran’s CROR concept has to be evaluated long before a commercial program is launched. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/safran-counterrotating-open-rotor-complete-ground-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/propulsion/safran-counterrotating-open-rotor-complete-ground-tests#comments Propulsion Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation50 Commercial Aviation AWST Europe Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:15:00 +0000 1725411 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Imports Dominate Japan Missile Defense And Aircraft Plans http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-imports-dominate-japan-missile-defense-and-aircraft-plans <div class="field-deck"> Japan’s ¥5 trillion defense request loaded with U.S. missiles, aircraft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eyeing North Korea, Japan plans spending on Aegis at sea and on land, radars and improved PAC-3 interceptors and command and control. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-imports-dominate-japan-missile-defense-and-aircraft-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-imports-dominate-japan-missile-defense-and-aircraft-plans#comments Aerospace 2018 Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense Profiles Asia Pacific AWST Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:10:00 +0000 1725571 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy Can U.S. Airlines Continue Strong Performance? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/can-us-airlines-continue-strong-performance <div class="field-deck"> How long will the good times continue for U.S. airlines? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. airlines have been performing strongly of late, but can they sustain high levels of growth in 2018, when faced with rising fuel and labor costs? </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/can-us-airlines-continue-strong-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/can-us-airlines-continue-strong-performance#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AWST-CommercialAviation50 Commercial Aviation AWST North America Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1725711 at http://aviationweek.com Joepriesaviation.net