Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en 9/16 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/916-frago <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/916-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/916-frago#comments Defense Ares Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:42:00 +0000 1187951 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: NATO Summit Marks Base For Defense http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-nato-summit-marks-base-defense <div class="field-deck"> Getting Europe to increase support for NATO is easier said than done </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Getting Europe to increase support for NATO is easier said than done</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-nato-summit-marks-base-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-nato-summit-marks-base-defense#comments Defense Up Front Global Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:38:00 +0000 1185091 at http://aviationweek.com USAF SpaceX Certification Doubtful In 2014 http://aviationweek.com/technology/usaf-spacex-certification-doubtful-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Air Force Gen. John Hyten, the new head of Air Force Space Command, said, "If they [SpaceX] are not ready on Dec. 1, we are going to have to stand up and say that" in a Sept. 16 speech at the 2014 Air and Space Conference hosted by the Air Force Association here.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/usaf-spacex-certification-doubtful-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/usaf-spacex-certification-doubtful-2014#comments Technology Defense Space North America Defense Top Stories Space Top Stories Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:30:00 +0000 1187771 at http://aviationweek.com SpaceX F135 Test Fleet Retrofits Could Start in November http://aviationweek.com/defense/f135-test-fleet-retrofits-could-start-november <div class="node-body article-body">The engine retrofit would finally get the F-35 back into a solid pace of flight testing, which has been interrupted since the June 23 fire caused by an catastrophic engine failure in an A model of the Lockheed Martin aircraft just prior to takeoff at Eglin AFB, Florida.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/f135-test-fleet-retrofits-could-start-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/f135-test-fleet-retrofits-could-start-november#comments Technology Defense Top Story - Home North America Defense Top Stories Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:43:00 +0000 1187671 at http://aviationweek.com USAF Boeing Begins Limited Talon Hate Fighter Comms Pod Production Run http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-begins-limited-talon-hate-fighter-comms-pod-production-run <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force has wrapped up its final design review for the Talon Hate pod designed to provide much-needed connectivity between the stealthy, fifth-generation Lockheed F-22 and legacy fourth-generation aircraft not designed to penetrate enemy air defenses, according to manufacturer Boeing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-begins-limited-talon-hate-fighter-comms-pod-production-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-begins-limited-talon-hate-fighter-comms-pod-production-run#comments Defense AWIN Top Story - Home North America Defense Top Stories Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:33:00 +0000 1187661 at http://aviationweek.com Talon Hate pod Scottish ‘Yes’ Vote Could Have Major Impact On U.K. Defense http://aviationweek.com/defense/scottish-yes-vote-could-have-major-impact-uk-defense <div class="field-deck"> Narrowing polls in Scottish independence referendum prompt U.K. defense concerns </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Narrowing polls in Scottish independence referendum prompt U.K. defense concerns</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/scottish-yes-vote-could-have-major-impact-uk-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/scottish-yes-vote-could-have-major-impact-uk-defense#comments Defense Defense Europe Tue, 16 Sep 2014 03:38:00 +0000 1185151 at http://aviationweek.com <p><em>Sources: Google Maps and AW&amp;ST Art Dept.</em></p> <div> &nbsp;</div> NavWeek: A Grim Reminder http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-grim-reminder <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite all the training in the world, there is little that is routine when it comes to flying fighters off carriers. To get to that level, naval aviators must prove they are the best of the best – and yet, even being the best may not be enough.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-grim-reminder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-grim-reminder#comments Defense Ares Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:57:00 +0000 1187371 at http://aviationweek.com 9/15 Frago http://aviationweek.com/blog/915-frago <div class="node-body blog-body">Defense news from around the Web</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/915-frago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/915-frago#comments Defense Ares Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:50:00 +0000 1187361 at http://aviationweek.com Prototype Smoke Grenade Allows Color Change http://aviationweek.com/defense/prototype-smoke-grenade-allows-color-change <div class="field-byline"> David Hambling </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12.8px; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Lucida Grande';"><em>A version of this article appears in the September 15 issue of Aviation Week &amp; Space Technology.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/prototype-smoke-grenade-allows-color-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/prototype-smoke-grenade-allows-color-change#comments Technology Defense AWIN Tech Scan Global Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:27:00 +0000 1185071 at http://aviationweek.com SAGM Development in Final Phase http://aviationweek.com/defense/sagm-development-final-phase <div class="field-byline"> David Hambling </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12.8px; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Lucida Grande';"><em>A version of this article appears in the September 15 issue of Aviation Week &amp; Space Technology.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/sagm-development-final-phase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/sagm-development-final-phase#comments Technology Defense AWIN Tech Scan Global Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:27:00 +0000 1185081 at http://aviationweek.com