Space http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7365/more en Space in 2014 http://aviationweek.com/Space2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">From the lows of the SpaceShipTwo fatal crash and Antares lift-off explosion to the high of Europe’s Rosetta comet-rendezvous and landing mission, 2014 was an eventful year for the space industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/Space2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/Space2014#comments Galleries Space Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:44:00 +0000 1241061 at http://aviationweek.com As Antares Swaps Russian Engines, Orbital Hopes To Sidestep Politics http://aviationweek.com/space/antares-swaps-russian-engines-orbital-hopes-sidestep-politics <div class="field-deck"> Antares upgrade will use twin RD-181s in direct buy from Energomash </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Orbital Sciences will buy directly from Russia’s NPO Energomash a new rocket engine with a long heritage to replace the surplus Russian powerplants tentatively implicated in the Oct. 28 failure of an Antares launch vehicle with a load of cargo for the International Space Station. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/antares-swaps-russian-engines-orbital-hopes-sidestep-politics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/antares-swaps-russian-engines-orbital-hopes-sidestep-politics#comments Space AWIN Space Global Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1241131 at http://aviationweek.com NPO Energomash 2015 Delivery Forecasts http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-delivery-forecasts <div class="node-body gallery-body">Aviation Week & Space Technology’s Aerospace & Defense 2015 issue presents delivery forecasts for a range of industry sectors, from combat and unmanned aircraft to commercial and military transports. Those charts are presented here.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-delivery-forecasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/2015-delivery-forecasts#comments Galleries Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense Space Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1240791 at http://aviationweek.com Business Jets To Watch http://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/business-jets-watch <div class="node-body data_table-body"><p><strong>Expanded Tables Online</strong> Download expanded specifications on in-production and under-development unmanned aircraft and search more than 3,100 other systems at <a href="http://www.AviationWeek.com/specs"><strong>AviationWeek.com/specs</strong></a></p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://aviationweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/data-tables/p122.csv" type="text/csv; length=1505">p122.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/business-jets-watch#comments Business Aviation Space Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1240681 at http://aviationweek.com Satellite Launchers To Watch http://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/satellite-launchers-watch <div class="node-body data_table-body"><p><strong>Expanded Tables Online</strong> Download expanded specifications on in-production and under-development unmanned aircraft and search more than 3,100 other systems at <a href="http://www.AviationWeek.com/specs"><strong>AviationWeek.com/specs</strong></a></p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://aviationweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://aviationweek.com/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/data-tables/p98.csv" type="text/csv; length=1199">p98.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/%5Bprimary-term%5D/satellite-launchers-watch#comments Space Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1240661 at http://aviationweek.com Increased Commercialization Evident In Launch Vehicle Programs http://aviationweek.com/space/increased-commercialization-evident-launch-vehicle-programs <div class="field-deck"> Competition spurs industry-wide efforts to field satellite launchers with lower costs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Increasing commercialization, the growing popularity of small satellites, and human spaceflight are factors that will drive the launch industry and result in production of a projected 759 launch vehicles worth $67 billion over the next 10 years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/increased-commercialization-evident-launch-vehicle-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/increased-commercialization-evident-launch-vehicle-programs#comments Space AWIN Space Systems Global Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1239741 at http://aviationweek.com European Space Agency Concept New Leader Coming To ESA http://aviationweek.com/space/new-leader-coming-esa <div class="node-body article-body">On July 1, Johann-Dietrich Woerner will begin a four-year term as the next director general of the European Space Agency. He is currently chairman of the executive board of the German Aerospace Center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/new-leader-coming-esa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/new-leader-coming-esa#comments Space AWIN Europe Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1241721 at http://aviationweek.com DLR Mars Continues To Yield Its Secrets http://aviationweek.com/missions-programs/mars-continues-yield-its-secrets <div class="node-body article-body">Data from NASA’s Curiosity rover and analysis of the ALH84001 meteorite provide new information about methane and ice on Mars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/missions-programs/mars-continues-yield-its-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/missions-programs/mars-continues-yield-its-secrets#comments Missions & Programs AWIN Global Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:00:00 +0000 1241691 at http://aviationweek.com NASA Podcast: Aerospace and Defense in 2015 http://aviationweek.com/podcast/podcast-aerospace-and-defense-2015 <div class="node-body video-body">Aviation Week editors discuss what they expect in the year to come and what genuinely surprised them in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/podcast/podcast-aerospace-and-defense-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/podcast/podcast-aerospace-and-defense-2015#comments Podcast Commercial Aviation Defense Space Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:13:00 +0000 1240521 at http://aviationweek.com Emergency Festive Bookshelf Ideas http://aviationweek.com/blog/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas <div class="node-body blog-body">Facing a last minute book idea emergency? If you are ready to scramble, here are a couple of last minute suggestions.</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/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/emergency-festive-bookshelf-ideas#comments Defense Space Ares Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:45:00 +0000 1240601 at http://aviationweek.com