Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en European Armies Fund New Attack Helicopter Capabilities http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-armies-fund-new-attack-helicopter-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">After proving capabilities in Afghanistan, Europe looks to upgrade attack helicopters. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-armies-fund-new-attack-helicopter-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-armies-fund-new-attack-helicopter-capabilities#comments Defense AWST AWST-Defense35 Defense Fri, 04 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1351671 at http://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Sizing Up A Shutdown, Tower Cost Control And SpaceX Scrutiny http://aviationweek.com/washington-outlook/sizing-shutdown-tower-cost-control-and-spacex-scrutiny <div class="node-body article-body">Budget experts begin to worry about a potential government shutdown; the FAA disputes method of finding control tower inefficiencies; and NASA tells lawmakers it is tough on Space X.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/washington-outlook/sizing-shutdown-tower-cost-control-and-spacex-scrutiny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/washington-outlook/sizing-shutdown-tower-cost-control-and-spacex-scrutiny#comments Washington Outlook Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST AWST-Commercial35 AWST-Defense35 AWST-Space35 Washington Outlook North America Fri, 04 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1351631 at http://aviationweek.com NASA/Bill Ingalls Podcast: Russia Counters U.S. Advantages http://aviationweek.com/defense/podcast-russia-counters-us-advantages <div class="node-body video-body">Advances in Russian military technology on display at the Moscow Air Show, including jammers and missiles, illustrate how Russia has pursued an asymmetric response counter to U.S. advantages.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/podcast-russia-counters-us-advantages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/podcast-russia-counters-us-advantages#comments Podcast Defense Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:00:00 +0000 1351581 at http://aviationweek.com Russians Showcase New Munitions http://aviationweek.com/defense/russians-showcase-new-munitions <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. and allies have counted on airborne early warning and ground surveillance radars as force-multipliers since the 1990s. That might not always work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/russians-showcase-new-munitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/russians-showcase-new-munitions#comments Defense AWST AWST-Defense35 Defense Europe Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1351081 at http://aviationweek.com Bill Sweetman/AW&ST USAF Provides Look At Secret Bomber Plans http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-provides-look-secret-bomber-plans <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force’s covert bomber project is further along than officials have let on, with years worth of risk-reduction work already done.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-provides-look-secret-bomber-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-provides-look-secret-bomber-plans#comments Defense AWST AWST-Defense35 Defense North America Wed, 02 Sep 2015 22:04:00 +0000 1351231 at http://aviationweek.com B-2: USAF USAF Offers Long-Awaited Peek At Secret Bomber Plans http://aviationweek.com/LRSBpeek <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force’s covert bomber project is further along than officials have let on, with years worth of risk-reduction work already done.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/LRSBpeek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/LRSBpeek#comments Defense AW.com Programs North America Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 22:04:00 +0000 1351171 at http://aviationweek.com B-2: USAF Opinion: Apply ‘Bazaar’ Approach To Procurement http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-apply-bazaar-approach-procurement <div class="field-deck"> ‘Savvy shopping’ for suits and satellites </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mix-and-match concept is becoming more prevalent among purveyors of military systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-apply-bazaar-approach-procurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-apply-bazaar-approach-procurement#comments Up Front Defense AWST AWST-Defense35 Up Front North America Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1351161 at http://aviationweek.com Raptors in Europe http://aviationweek.com/defense/raptors-europe <div class="node-body gallery-body">The F-22 is flying across European skies through the middle of this month to train with European forces and lend support to allies in Eastern Europe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/raptors-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/raptors-europe#comments Defense Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:56:00 +0000 1350611 at http://aviationweek.com New Weapons Highlight T-50 Strike Role http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-weapons-highlight-t-50-strike-role <div class="node-body article-body">Three new or derivative weapons were unveiled at the MAKS show here last week by Tactical Missiles Corporation, all designed specifically to fit the internal weapon bays of the Sukhoi T-50 stealth fighter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-weapons-highlight-t-50-strike-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-weapons-highlight-t-50-strike-role#comments Defense AW.com Programs North America Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Tue, 01 Sep 2015 05:21:00 +0000 1350281 at http://aviationweek.com Kh-59MK2: Bill Sweetman NavWeek: Harbor Sights http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-harbor-sights <div class="node-body blog-body">The amount of ink and angst being heaped on China’s maritime rise might make one think this is the first time the Asian Giant ever took to the sea. </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-harbor-sights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/navweek-harbor-sights#comments Defense Ares Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:29:00 +0000 1350381 at http://aviationweek.com