Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Saturday's Progress 57 Space Station Departure Paves the Way for new Russian Re-supply Mission http://aviationweek.com/blog/saturdays-progress-57-space-station-departure-paves-way-new-russian-re-supply-mission <div class="node-body blog-body">Progress 59 is scheduled to lift off from Baikonur on Tuesday at 3:09 a.m., EDT, initiating a four orbit, six hour sprint to the International Space Station with three tons of supplies </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/onspace">On Space</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/saturdays-progress-57-space-station-departure-paves-way-new-russian-re-supply-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/saturdays-progress-57-space-station-departure-paves-way-new-russian-re-supply-mission#comments Space On Space Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:45:00 +0000 1294161 at http://aviationweek.com Editors' Briefing: The Fortnight In Aerospace And Defense http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-briefing-fortnight-aerospace-and-defense-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Our roundup of the top stories in aerospace and defense from the last two weeks.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-briefing-fortnight-aerospace-and-defense-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/technology/editors-briefing-fortnight-aerospace-and-defense-0#comments Galleries Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense Space Technology Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:51:00 +0000 1292821 at http://aviationweek.com 2015 TPC Council of Advisers http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-tpc-council-advisers <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Byron Callan<br /> ​</strong><em>Director<br /> Capital Alpha Partners</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Tom Captain</strong><br /> <em>Vice Chairman, Global A&amp;D Sector Leader<br /> Deloitte</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Antoine Gelain<br /> ​</strong><em>Managing Director<br /> Paragon European Partners</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Steven Grundman<br /> ​</strong><em>Principal, Grundman Advisory<br /> Lund Fellow at the Atlantic Council</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Harlan Irvine</strong><br /> <em>Principal<br /> Deloitte</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-tpc-council-advisers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-tpc-council-advisers#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Top-Performing Companies Global Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293401 at http://aviationweek.com How It Works: TPC Scoring & Results http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/how-it-works-tpc-scoring-results <div class="node-body article-body">TPC rankings are the result of a composite scoring of four equally weighted performance categories that place significant emphasis on operating excellence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/how-it-works-tpc-scoring-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/how-it-works-tpc-scoring-results#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Top-Performing Companies Global Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293381 at http://aviationweek.com Money for Fighters, Uclass Oversight, ATC Debate and Corporate Collaboration http://aviationweek.com/defense/money-fighters-uclass-oversight-atc-debate-and-corporate-collaboration <div class="field-deck"> House panel recommends adding dollars for F-35B JSF and F/A-18F Super Hornet </div> <div class="node-body article-body">House to fund some Navy unfunded priorities, Virginia lawmaker keeps an eye on Uclass, more support for taking ATC out of FAA and aerospace companies collaborate with government space plans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/money-fighters-uclass-oversight-atc-debate-and-corporate-collaboration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/money-fighters-uclass-oversight-atc-debate-and-corporate-collaboration#comments Washington Outlook Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Washington Outlook Global photograph Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293371 at http://aviationweek.com Top-Performing Companies Prove Their Business Prowess http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/top-performing-companies-prove-their-business-prowess <div class="field-deck"> Latest Top-Performing Companies results confirm A&D companies run well, above all else </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are some A&D companies becoming too good at business? Many are acting like well-oiled corporations, doing all the right things for their owners and executives—but maybe not for the nations they serve.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/top-performing-companies-prove-their-business-prowess" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/top-performing-companies-prove-their-business-prowess#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Top-Performing Companies North America Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293181 at http://aviationweek.com Honeywell Competitive Shift Puts ULA, Aerojet Rocketdyne In A Bind http://aviationweek.com/space/competitive-shift-puts-ula-aerojet-rocketdyne-bind <div class="field-deck"> Launch incumbents try to adjust to shifting government/customer market landscape </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Government mainstays United Launch Alliance and Aerojet Rocketdyne face uphill battle now that private investments have entered the competitive launch arena.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/competitive-shift-puts-ula-aerojet-rocketdyne-bind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/competitive-shift-puts-ula-aerojet-rocketdyne-bind#comments Space AWST Space North America Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293071 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: The State Of U.S. Aerospace http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-state-us-aerospace <div class="node-body article-body">We have seen some incredible leaps forward in technical innovation. We also have seen some incredible leaps backward in other areas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-state-us-aerospace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-state-us-aerospace#comments Editorial Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Viewpoint North America photograph Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1293051 at http://aviationweek.com Habitats Could Be NASA’s Next Commercial Spacecraft Buy http://aviationweek.com/Habitats <div class="field-deck"> Private sector helping NASA study ways to stretch Orion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NASA is spending a little money to see if cargo carriers for the ISS can be “evolved” into crew habitats for deep-space exploration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/Habitats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/Habitats#comments Space AWST Space Europe North America Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1292881 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Space Systems Space-Component Manufacturers Turn To 3-D Printing http://aviationweek.com/space/space-component-manufacturers-turn-3-d-printing <div class="field-deck"> Space industry pushes manufacturing innovation to hold down costs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Given budget pressures, space industry increasingly using additive manufacturing to make components more flexibly and at lower cost </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/space-component-manufacturers-turn-3-d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/space-component-manufacturers-turn-3-d-printing#comments In Orbit Space AWST In Orbit North America photograph Wed, 22 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1291901 at http://aviationweek.com Frank Morring, Jr./AW&ST