Combat Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/39731/more en Courting India’s Next Big Fighter Deal http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/courting-india-s-next-big-fighter-deal <div class="node-body article-body">France hopes to benefit from a favorable business climate to find Indian suppliers and joint ventures, but faces logistical challenges and stiff competition.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/courting-india-s-next-big-fighter-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/courting-india-s-next-big-fighter-deal#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Suppliers Asia Pacific AWST Europe Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:10:00 +0000 1781251 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Sikorsky Positions CH-53K King Stallion For Foreign Orders http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/sikorsky-positions-ch-53k-king-stallion-foreign-orders <div class="node-body article-body">Sikorsky is hoping fly-by-wire and future growth capacity can secure international exports.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/sikorsky-positions-ch-53k-king-stallion-foreign-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/aviation-week-space-technology/sikorsky-positions-ch-53k-king-stallion-foreign-orders#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Rotorcraft AWST Europe North America Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1780561 at http://aviationweek.com Lance Cpl. Molly Hampton/U.S. Marine Corps Pentagon Looks At Replacing F-35 Parts-makers http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/pentagon-looks-replacing-f-35-parts-makers <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Department of Defense is looking to inject competition into the supply chain as support costs mount. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/pentagon-looks-replacing-f-35-parts-makers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/pentagon-looks-replacing-f-35-parts-makers#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Suppliers AWST Global Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:15:00 +0000 1779711 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Podcast: Sizing Up the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 Competition http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/podcast-sizing-us-navy-s-mq-25-competition <div class="node-body video-body">In the three-way race to make an unmanned carrier-based tanker aircraft, Boeing, General Atomics and Lockheed Martin have revealed new design details, including their choice of engine, and in one case, the ability to carry weapons.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/podcast-sizing-us-navy-s-mq-25-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/podcast-sizing-us-navy-s-mq-25-competition#comments Podcast Combat Aircraft Sun, 15 Apr 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1779101 at http://aviationweek.com Will U.S. Navy’s F-35 Be Ready On Time? http://aviationweek.com/defense/will-us-navy-s-f-35-be-ready-time <div class="field-byline"> RAF Fairford </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The director of the Navy’s F-35C integration office sees no “showstoppers,” but challenges remain before the service can field the fighter operationally. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/will-us-navy-s-f-35-be-ready-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/will-us-navy-s-f-35-be-ready-time#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Defense North America Thu, 05 Apr 2018 08:02:00 +0000 1774041 at http://aviationweek.com Who Has Advantage In U.S. Navy MQ-25 Competition? http://aviationweek.com/defense/who-has-advantage-us-navy-mq-25-competition <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing, General Atomics and Lockheed Martin are vying to win the contract for the unmanned tanker. Cover: Lockheed Martin</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/who-has-advantage-us-navy-mq-25-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/who-has-advantage-us-navy-mq-25-competition#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense MQ-25 Competition AWST North America Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1772021 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing More Details Emerge About Lockheed Martin’s Pioneering X-44A http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/more-details-emerge-about-lockheed-martin-s-pioneering-x-44a <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin unveils previously classified flying-wing UAV demonstrator that is competing for the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25A Stingray unmanned aerial tanker role. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/more-details-emerge-about-lockheed-martin-s-pioneering-x-44a" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/more-details-emerge-about-lockheed-martin-s-pioneering-x-44a#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Fri, 30 Mar 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1771211 at http://aviationweek.com Guy Norris/AWST Service Entry Beckons For Embraer’s Airlifter http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/service-entry-beckons-embraer-s-airlifter <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brazilian Air Force gearing up for KC-390’s service entry this summer. Multi-role aircraft can drop paratroopers, fight fires and refuel aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/service-entry-beckons-embraer-s-airlifter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/service-entry-beckons-embraer-s-airlifter#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Latin America/Caribbean Fri, 23 Mar 2018 08:15:00 +0000 1769331 at http://aviationweek.com Embraer Boeing’s Next-Gen Super Hornet Will Be (Sort Of) Stealthy http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-next-gen-super-hornet-will-be-sort-stealthy <div class="field-deck"> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing is about to start an exhaustive effort to transition the U.S. Navy’s carrier air wing to the new-and-improved Block III Super Hornet. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-next-gen-super-hornet-will-be-sort-stealthy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-next-gen-super-hornet-will-be-sort-stealthy#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Defense AW.com Defense North America Thu, 22 Mar 2018 08:15:00 +0000 1768881 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Taiwan Talks To U.S. About F-35 Purchase, Upgrades F-CK-1s http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/taiwan-talks-us-about-f-35-purchase-upgrades-f-ck-1s <div class="node-body article-body">F-35Bs would be especially useful for Taiwan because China is able to rain air-to-surface, cruise and short-range ballistic missiles on the island’s runways.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/taiwan-talks-us-about-f-35-purchase-upgrades-f-ck-1s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/taiwan-talks-us-about-f-35-purchase-upgrades-f-ck-1s#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense Asia Pacific AWST North America Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1768161 at http://aviationweek.com Taiwan Military News Agency