Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en Japanese Test Weapon Bay For Fast Release, Fast Flight http://aviationweek.com/defense/japanese-test-weapon-bay-fast-release-fast-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Tests have verified aerodynamic and mechanical performance of the bay. Supersonic release is confirmed.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/japanese-test-weapon-bay-fast-release-fast-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/japanese-test-weapon-bay-fast-release-fast-flight#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense47 Defense Asia Pacific AWST Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1884881 at http://aviationweek.com Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency. CSIS: Additional Space Force Costs Are Fraction Of USAF Estimate http://aviationweek.com/space/csis-additional-space-force-costs-are-fraction-usaf-estimate <div class="node-body article-body">A raging debate over how much a new Space Force will cost taxpayers intensified with the release of a new estimate.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/csis-additional-space-force-costs-are-fraction-usaf-estimate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/csis-additional-space-force-costs-are-fraction-usaf-estimate#comments Defense Space AW.com Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy Space Top Stories Top Story - Home North America Mon, 19 Nov 2018 22:07:00 +0000 1884891 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Seeks Ideas On Multi-Domain C2 Node http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-seeks-ideas-multi-domain-c2-node <div class="node-body article-body">Industry is being asked to provide ideas for a key part of the USAF's plan to replace its E-8C J-Stars ground-surveillance fleet with a distributed airborne battle-management system.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-seeks-ideas-multi-domain-c2-node" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-air-force-seeks-ideas-multi-domain-c2-node#comments Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs North America Mon, 19 Nov 2018 17:13:00 +0000 1884641 at http://aviationweek.com E8-C: USAF F-35 Begins Collision Avoidance Tests As UK Joins Auto-ICAS Study http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/f-35-begins-collision-avoidance-tests-uk-joins-auto-icas-study <div class="node-body article-body">Four years after the F-16 received Auto-GCAS, the U.S. Air Force is flight-testing it on the F-35 as the UK looks into introducing the safety system on the JSF.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/f-35-begins-collision-avoidance-tests-uk-joins-auto-icas-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/f-35-begins-collision-avoidance-tests-uk-joins-auto-icas-study#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense47 Defense AWST Europe Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1883761 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Requirements Begin Shaping Franco-German Fighter Plans http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/requirements-begin-shaping-franco-german-fighter-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Connectivity and data processing challenges are key priorities in Franco-German fighter studies.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/requirements-begin-shaping-franco-german-fighter-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/requirements-begin-shaping-franco-german-fighter-plans#comments Future of Aerospace Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense47 Defense AWST Europe Mon, 19 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1883771 at http://aviationweek.com Spanish Defense Ministry The Week in Defense, Nov. 16-22, 2018 http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-nov-16-22-2018 <div class="node-body article-body">Bangladesh to reduce dependence on foreign supplies; Bahrain welcomes two C-130Js; Elbit Asia-Pacific deal; Philippines receive Japanese helo parts.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-nov-16-22-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-nov-16-22-2018#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Global Fri, 16 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1882901 at http://aviationweek.com Marshall Aerospace The Pioneering Bizjet Airborne Early Warning Creating A Difference http://aviationweek.com/defense/pioneering-bizjet-airborne-early-warning-creating-difference <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by IAI/ELTA </div> <div class="field-deck"> IAI/ELTA's G550 Conformal Airborne Early Warning </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IAI's G550 CAEW aircraft pioneered the current worldwide trend of using high-performance fuel-efficient business jets for Airborne Early Warning and other special missions.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/pioneering-bizjet-airborne-early-warning-creating-difference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/pioneering-bizjet-airborne-early-warning-creating-difference#comments Defense Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:45:00 +0000 1882201 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: How Boeing’s Low Bids Are Unsettling Defense http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-boeing-s-low-bids-are-unsettling-defense <div class="node-body article-body">Why Boeing’s decision to bid three recent defense programs at a loss with a fixed-price development structure is bad news for the industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-boeing-s-low-bids-are-unsettling-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-boeing-s-low-bids-are-unsettling-defense#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Up Front North America Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1882011 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Boeing Begins Buildup Of Phantom Express Spaceplane http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane <div class="node-body article-body">Composite cryogenic propellent tank buildup marks the start of prepping Boeing’s Phantom Express spaceplane for DARPA’s XSP reusable launch vehicle program. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercializing-space/boeing-begins-buildup-phantom-express-spaceplane#comments Commercializing Space Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology AWIN_Defense AWIN_Space Defense Space Space AWST North America Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1881691 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing/DARPA The Threat Posed By Houthi Rebel UAVs http://aviationweek.com/defense/threat-posed-houthi-rebel-uavs <div class="node-body article-body">Claims of attacks against critical targets are often overblown or suspect, but should be taken seriously.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/threat-posed-houthi-rebel-uavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/threat-posed-houthi-rebel-uavs#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Defense Middle East Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1881711 at http://aviationweek.com Aspahbod/Wikipedia