Aerospace and defense was shaken up in 2016, with the UK opting out of the EU and a new U.S. president elected—and then critiquing via Twitter. Despite that, the coming year promises to be an active one in the industry.
Aerospace & Defense 2017 is the latest version of our annual predictor of trends to watch across all the fields we cover. With that issue in the bag, we talk with our top editors about what to look for in 2017....More
What the space-launch upstart thinks went wrong in September, what the delay means for its customers and how the company has handled losses in the past. Plus, Orbital ATK’s Pegasus launch and a John Glenn remembrance....More
Each year, Aviation Week & Space Technology's Person of the Year recognizes an individual who has had the greatest impact—for better or worse—on the aerospace and defense industries. Here are the people who have been chosen by Aviation Week's senior editors to be Person of the Year since 2005....More
Virgin Galactic has begun glide flights of the second—and significantly improved—SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle after completing a fourth and final captive carriage flight under the WhiteKnightTwo mothership....More