Air Combat Safety http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/40211/more en Martin-Baker’s Test Meteors Are Still Going Strong http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-s-test-meteors-are-still-going-strong <div class="node-body article-body">Why replace what still works? This ejection-seat company still relies on vintage warbirds to test its products. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-s-test-meteors-are-still-going-strong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-s-test-meteors-are-still-going-strong#comments Air Combat Safety Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Ejection Seats Europe Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1579931 at http://aviationweek.com Mark Wagner/aviation-images.com Seven Decades Of Ejection Seat Development http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/seven-decades-ejection-seat-development <div class="node-body article-body">Ejection seats have evolved along with the aircraft they serve. Here is a brief history of the changes time and technology have wrought.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/seven-decades-ejection-seat-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/seven-decades-ejection-seat-development#comments Air Combat Safety Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Ejection Seats Global Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1580001 at http://aviationweek.com Martin-Baker Martin-Baker Requalifying F-35 Seat To Accommodate New Helmet http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-requalifying-f-35-seat-accommodate-new-helmet <div class="node-body article-body">Introducing new, lighter helmet posed challenges for manufacturer Martin-Baker’s F-35 ejection seats.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-requalifying-f-35-seat-accommodate-new-helmet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/martin-baker-requalifying-f-35-seat-accommodate-new-helmet#comments Air Combat Safety Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Ejection Seats AWST North America Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:10:00 +0000 1578691 at http://aviationweek.com Martin Baker Evolution of Ejection Seats: 70 Years of Martin-Baker http://aviationweek.com/evolution-ejection-seats-70-years-martin-baker <div class="node-body page-body">Over the last 70 years, Martin-Baker ejection seats have saved 7514 lives. See the evolution of the ejection seat in this infographic.</div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/evolution-ejection-seats-70-years-martin-baker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Combat Safety Defense Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:10:12 +0000 1578411 at http://aviationweek.com UTC Aerospace Systems Resurgent In Ejection Seat Market With ACES 5 http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/utc-aerospace-systems-resurgent-ejection-seat-market-aces-5 <div class="node-body article-body">UTC Aerospace Systems struggled to recover from the setback of losing the F-35 ejection seat competition to Martin-Baker, but with the first customers in hand for its latest ACES 5 the company is targeting domestic and international opportunities.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/utc-aerospace-systems-resurgent-ejection-seat-market-aces-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/utc-aerospace-systems-resurgent-ejection-seat-market-aces-5#comments Air Combat Safety Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Technology Ejection Seats AWST North America Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:05:00 +0000 1578201 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Ejection Seat Market Is Changing Pace http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/ejection-seat-market-changing-pace <div class="node-body article-body">As fighters become more advanced and expensive, the number of aircraft produced and ordered continues to fall, so Martin-Baker wants to broaden out the market and its capabilities.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/ejection-seat-market-changing-pace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/ejection-seat-market-changing-pace#comments Air Combat Safety Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Ejection Seats Global Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1577431 at http://aviationweek.com Martin-Baker DOD Weapons Tester Cites Progress On F-35 Ejection Seat http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/dod-weapons-tester-cites-progress-f-35-ejection-seat <div class="node-body article-body">In a 62-page report that focuses primarily on delays and challenges for the F-35 program, one of the Joint Strike Fighter’s toughest critics highlighted progress toward fixing a safety issue with the aircraft’s ejection seat. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/dod-weapons-tester-cites-progress-f-35-ejection-seat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/dod-weapons-tester-cites-progress-f-35-ejection-seat#comments Air Combat Safety Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:11:00 +0000 1566551 at http://aviationweek.com F-35: Lockheed Martin Threats, Noise Keys To Israeli Performance-Based Navigation http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/threats-noise-keys-israeli-performance-based-navigation <div class="node-body article-body">Israel is showing the aviation industry a new use for noise-reducing and efficiency-boosting performance-based navigation procedures: avoiding the rocket’s red glare.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/threats-noise-keys-israeli-performance-based-navigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/threats-noise-keys-israeli-performance-based-navigation#comments Air Combat Safety Commercial Aviation Defense Commercial Aviation Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWST Middle East Thu, 15 Dec 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1555601 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Tackles Repair To F-22 Stealth Coating http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/us-air-force-tackles-repair-f-22-stealth-coating <div class="node-body article-body">Operators are seeing wrinkles in the low-observable coating that could eventually peel off and compromise the fighter’s stealth.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/us-air-force-tackles-repair-f-22-stealth-coating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/air-combat-safety/us-air-force-tackles-repair-f-22-stealth-coating#comments Air Combat Safety Combat Aircraft Defense Defense AWST North America Wed, 30 Nov 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1547911 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin New Tools For Military Multiengine Simulation And Training http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/new-tools-military-multiengine-simulation-and-training <div class="field-deck"> U.S. Army and Navy retool King Air simulation and training </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the flight needs of the U.S. Army and Navy could not be more dissimilar, the expectation for positive results through simulation and training upgrades is common.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/new-tools-military-multiengine-simulation-and-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/connected-aerospace/new-tools-military-multiengine-simulation-and-training#comments Air Combat Safety Connected Aerospace Defense Simulation And Training AWST Global Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1543701 at http://aviationweek.com CAE