Program Management Corner http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/36781/more en Rocket Lab’s Smallsat Launcher Enters Commercial Service http://aviationweek.com/space/rocket-lab-s-smallsat-launcher-enters-commercial-service <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rocket Lab’s Electron small-satellite launcher blasted off from New Zealand’s Mahia Peninsula on Jan. 20 for a second test flight.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/rocket-lab-s-smallsat-launcher-enters-commercial-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/rocket-lab-s-smallsat-launcher-enters-commercial-service#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Space Space AWST Global Fri, 26 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1742361 at http://aviationweek.com Rocket Lab USAF Spending Big On Technology Transition Projects http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-spending-big-technology-transition-projects <div class="node-body article-body">The technology transition program, an Air Force budget line that funds advanced component development and prototyping, has grown exponentially since being established in fiscal 2014 and that trend is set to continue.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-spending-big-technology-transition-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Program Management Corner Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy Top Story - Home North America Thu, 25 Jan 2018 22:46:00 +0000 1742401 at http://aviationweek.com <p>The Air Force is keen to transition breakthrough technologies into operational weapons systems, including low-cost and long-range autonomous aircraft.</p> AFRL Bombardier Bid To Derail Dispute Rests On E190-E2 Range Question http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/bombardier-bid-derail-dispute-rests-e190-e2-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/program-management-corner/bombardier-bid-derail-dispute-rests-e190-e2-range-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/bombardier-bid-derail-dispute-rests-e190-e2-range-question#comments Crossover Narrowbody Jets Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Regulatory/Legislative Top Story - Home Latin America/Caribbean North America Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:30:00 +0000 1741391 at http://aviationweek.com CS100: Delta Air Lines 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 Program Management Corner 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 Large Backlogs, In-service Capacity Slow Widebody Market http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/large-backlogs-service-capacity-slow-widebody-market <div class="node-body article-body">There are multiple factors contributing to the current sluggishness, including aircraft program issues, capacity considerations and airline strategy factors.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/large-backlogs-service-capacity-slow-widebody-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation Singapore Airshow AWST Global Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:10:00 +0000 1740621 at http://aviationweek.com S. Ramadier/Airbus Boeing-Embraer Tie-up: How Airframers Benefit http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/boeing-embraer-tie-how-airframers-benefit <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A deal could let Boeing improve vertical integration and tap Embraer’s engineering talent and manufacturing capacity. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/boeing-embraer-tie-how-airframers-benefit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/boeing-embraer-tie-how-airframers-benefit#comments Connected Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Latin America/Caribbean North America Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1738891 at http://aviationweek.com Embraer Rocket Companies Vying For U.S. Air Force Investment http://aviationweek.com/defense/rocket-companies-vying-us-air-force-investment <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Companies such as Blue Origin, Orbital ATK, SpaceX and United Launch Alliance are jostling to be a part of the future U.S. military spacelift market. Photo: Orbital ATK </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/rocket-companies-vying-us-air-force-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/rocket-companies-vying-us-air-force-investment#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Defense Space Military Space AWST North America Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1734601 at http://aviationweek.com Researchers Combine Actuators, Smart Materials To Morph Wing http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/researchers-combine-actuators-smart-materials-morph-wing <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers have made significant progress with morphing wings, bringing the long-sought dream of copying birds on how to achieve aerodynamics closer to reality.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/researchers-combine-actuators-smart-materials-morph-wing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/researchers-combine-actuators-smart-materials-morph-wing#comments Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation AW.com Technology Europe Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:15:00 +0000 1733881 at http://aviationweek.com IMFT/Laplace Hey, Siri, How Do You Fly An F-35? http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/hey-siri-how-do-you-fly-f-35 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force is looking at leveraging virtual reality and artificial intelligence to transform pilot training.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/hey-siri-how-do-you-fly-f-35" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/hey-siri-how-do-you-fly-f-35#comments Connected Aerospace Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Defense AW.com Defense North America Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1733891 at http://aviationweek.com Airman 1st Class Donald Hudson/U.S. Air Force Boeing Still Working To Repair Major KC-46 Defects http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-still-working-repair-major-kc-46-defects <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing is still working to fix three deficiencies related to the refueling process of the KC-46 that must be resolved before the tanker can enter service.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-still-working-repair-major-kc-46-defects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-still-working-repair-major-kc-46-defects#comments Program Management Corner Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:06:00 +0000 1733231 at http://aviationweek.com KC-46: Boeing