Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en NATO Doubles Up Deterrence Posture On Europe’s Eastern Front http://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-doubles-deterrence-posture-europe-s-eastern-front <div class="field-deck"> Poland and Spain to take up the reins of NATO Baltic Air Policing mission </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The alliance adds air policing missions to Bulgaria and Romania as need for reassurance grows.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-doubles-deterrence-posture-europe-s-eastern-front" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-doubles-deterrence-posture-europe-s-eastern-front#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Europe Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1620351 at http://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Is Trump Driving NATO Nations To Increase Defense Spending? http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-driving-nato-nations-increase-defense-spending <div class="field-deck"> Will Trump’s method of telling NATO members to ‘pay up’ actually work? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trump and NATO defense spending; investor calls on Musk to stop cooperating with the president; the F-35’s air show prospects; and goodbye to a government shutdown.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-driving-nato-nations-increase-defense-spending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/trump-driving-nato-nations-increase-defense-spending#comments Washington Outlook Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Space Washington Outlook AWST North America Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1620341 at http://aviationweek.com Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The Week In Defense (April 27-May 4, 2017) http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-april-27-may-4-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore upgrades Apache fleet, defense spending up worldwide, the latest U.S. ICBM test, and Indian Navy tests land-attack Brahmos</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-april-27-may-4-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-april-27-may-4-2017#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Global Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1619421 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Locking In First Fury UAV Customer http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-locking-first-fury-uav-customer <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin is finalizing the sale of six Fury UAVs to an undisclosed Middle East customer.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-locking-first-fury-uav-customer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-locking-first-fury-uav-customer#comments Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Middle East North America Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:24:00 +0000 1619431 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Still Five Candidates On Finland’s Fighter Shortlist http://aviationweek.com/defense/still-five-candidates-finland-s-fighter-shortlist <div class="node-body article-body">Helsinki has yet to eliminate any of the five fighter manufacturers who responded to the request for information sent out by the Finnish Defense Forces’ Logistics Command back in April 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/still-five-candidates-finland-s-fighter-shortlist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/still-five-candidates-finland-s-fighter-shortlist#comments Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN Europe North America Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:35:00 +0000 1619471 at http://aviationweek.com F-35 Will Skip Paris Air Show and RIAT, Program Office Says http://aviationweek.com/defense/f-35-will-skip-paris-air-show-and-riat-program-office-says <div class="node-body article-body">A spokeswoman for the F-35's Joint Program Office says the U.S. Air Force and Marine Corps have made no plans to send the fifth-generation fighter to this summer's major European air shows.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/f-35-will-skip-paris-air-show-and-riat-program-office-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/f-35-will-skip-paris-air-show-and-riat-program-office-says#comments Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN Europe Global North America Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:25:00 +0000 1619001 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin ‘Buy American’ Means Buying Globally—Even For Defense http://aviationweek.com/defense/buy-american-means-buying-globally-even-defense <div class="field-deck"> Trump’s ‘American-made’ order clashes with aerospace offshoring, even on government side </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With President Donald Trump’s “Buy American” coming at the same time as the U.S. defense industry is expanding overseas, what does it mean?</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/buy-american-means-buying-globally-even-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/buy-american-means-buying-globally-even-defense#comments Going Concerns Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Going Concerns AWST Global Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:10:00 +0000 1618531 at http://aviationweek.com WhiteHouse.gov Boeing’s Second T-X Flies Amid Marketing Push http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-second-t-x-flies-amid-marketing-push <div class="node-body article-body">The second Boeing/Saab T-X aircraft has taken flight in St. Louis, Missouri, less than five months after the first.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-second-t-x-flies-amid-marketing-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-s-second-t-x-flies-amid-marketing-push#comments Military Trainers Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home Europe North America Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:20:00 +0000 1618631 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Boeing and Saab&#39;s second self-funded T-X aircraft took flight on April 24.</p> Boeing Lockheed Advances North Korea-facing Radar http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-advances-north-korea-facing-radar <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed says after 18 months of system-level design and development, the Long-Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) is now moving into the detailed design phase.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-advances-north-korea-facing-radar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/lockheed-advances-north-korea-facing-radar#comments Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:33:00 +0000 1618221 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Lockheed&#39;s two-sided Long-Range Discrimination Radar is being built in Alaska to help defeat North Korean missiles.</p> Lockheed Martin Aurora LightningStrike In ‘MUX’ Mix Versus Bell And Northrop http://aviationweek.com/defense/aurora-lightningstrike-mux-mix-versus-bell-and-northrop <div class="field-deck"> Marine Corps ‘MUX’ gives rotorcraft industry another large-scale VTOL drone opportunity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Marine Corps ‘MUX’ gives rotorcraft industry another large-scale VTOL drone opportunity.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/aurora-lightningstrike-mux-mix-versus-bell-and-northrop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/aurora-lightningstrike-mux-mix-versus-bell-and-northrop#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Unmanned Systems AWST North America Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:15:00 +0000 1618071 at http://aviationweek.com Aurora Flight Sciences