Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en USAF’s ‘Care In The Air’ Exceeds Expectations http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-s-care-air-exceeds-expectations <div class="field-deck"> Doctors and nurses are increasingly working at the forefront of battlefields </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Doctors and nurses are increasingly working at the forefront of battlefields</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-s-care-air-exceeds-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-s-care-air-exceeds-expectations#comments AWIN ONLY Defense MILITARY AIRLIFT Global Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:38:00 +0000 1161181 at http://aviationweek.com Understanding How Casualties Are Counted http://aviationweek.com/blog/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In researching our <a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/usaf-s-care-air-exceeds-expectations">cover package on aeromedical evacuation</a>, one of the hardest things to grapple with was how to count casualties.&nbsp;It turns out that even those experienced in the field can become&nbsp;confused on what metric is the most appropriate to use in any given circumstance.</p></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/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/understanding-how-casualties-are-counted#comments Defense Global Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:33:00 +0000 1162951 at http://aviationweek.com <p>A Boeing C-17, a KC-135 and a Chinook at Keesler AFB, Miss., links in the airborne chain-of-survival.</p> Check 6 Podcast: Buk M-1 Missile vs. Flight MH17. What Went Wrong? http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">So what might have gone wrong that allowed a Buk-M1 missile to take down MH17?</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/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/check-6-podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-flight-mh17-what-went-wrong#comments Airlines & Airports Commercial Aviation Military & Government Defense Things With Wings Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:46:00 +0000 1162891 at http://aviationweek.com Anatomy of a Crash-Site Investigation http://aviationweek.com/blog/anatomy-crash-site-investigation <div class="node-body blog-body">France deploys troops in support of AH5017 recovery effort.</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/anatomy-crash-site-investigation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/anatomy-crash-site-investigation#comments Defense Africa Europe Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:56:00 +0000 1162821 at http://aviationweek.com ATD-X Emerges Amid Japanese Fighter Choices http://aviationweek.com/defense/atd-x-emerges-amid-japanese-fighter-choices <div class="field-deck"> Considering a cooperative fighter program, Japan ground-tests its demonstrator </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Considering a cooperative fighter program, Japan ground-tests its demonstrator</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/atd-x-emerges-amid-japanese-fighter-choices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/atd-x-emerges-amid-japanese-fighter-choices#comments AWIN ONLY Defense Defense Asia Pacific Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:25:00 +0000 1158081 at http://aviationweek.com Israel Adding Eighth Iron Dome Battery http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/israel-adding-eighth-iron-dome-battery <div class="field-deck"> Israel bolsters Iron Dome system in current conflict </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Israel bolsters Iron Dome system in current conflict</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/israel-adding-eighth-iron-dome-battery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/israel-adding-eighth-iron-dome-battery#comments AWIN ONLY Defense AWIN Defense Middle East Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:25:00 +0000 1158111 at http://aviationweek.com Russian CEOs Brush Off Diplomatic Tension http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/russian-ceos-brush-diplomatic-tension <div class="field-deck"> A&D business proceeds despite visa snub and sanctions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A&D business proceeds despite visa snub and sanctions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/russian-ceos-brush-diplomatic-tension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/russian-ceos-brush-diplomatic-tension#comments AWIN ONLY Commercial Aviation Defense AWIN Farnborough 2014 Global Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:25:00 +0000 1158191 at http://aviationweek.com How An Su-25 Can Shoot Down A Faster, Higher-Flying Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/blog/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft <div class="node-body blog-body">Russian explanations for the shootdown of MH17 are longer on nostalgia than credibility. </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/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/how-su-25-can-shoot-down-faster-higher-flying-aircraft#comments Defense Global Ares Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:17:00 +0000 1161881 at http://aviationweek.com Less Dome than Sieve? http://aviationweek.com/blog/less-dome-sieve <div class="node-body blog-body">As Middle East conflict escalates, critics question Iron Dome's effectiveness.</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/less-dome-sieve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/less-dome-sieve#comments Defense Middle East North America Ares Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:59:00 +0000 1161771 at http://aviationweek.com Buk Missile System Lethal, But Undiscriminating http://aviationweek.com/defense/buk-missile-system-lethal-undiscriminating <div class="node-body article-body">The Buk-M1 (SA-11 Gadfly to NATO) can be used by minimally trained operators to deliver a lethal attack, without the safeguards built into other comparable ground-based air defense systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/buk-missile-system-lethal-undiscriminating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/buk-missile-system-lethal-undiscriminating#comments Weapons & Systems Defense Top Story - Home Europe Defense Top Stories Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:43:00 +0000 1161331 at http://aviationweek.com Finnish army