Up Front http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/8972/more en Opinion: Does The U.S. Meet NATO’s Defense Spending Guideline? http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-does-us-meet-nato-s-defense-spending-guideline <div class="node-body article-body">Figuring out the appropriate NATO defense commitment is more complicated than simple division.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-does-us-meet-nato-s-defense-spending-guideline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-does-us-meet-nato-s-defense-spending-guideline#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Up Front AWST Europe North America Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1838191 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Defense Department Opinion: Global Aerospace And Defense—Halftime Show http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-global-aerospace-and-defense-halftime-show <div class="node-body article-body">Overall, second-quarter results support a generally positive fundamental outlook for the A&D industry.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-global-aerospace-and-defense-halftime-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-global-aerospace-and-defense-halftime-show#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Up Front Global Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1834861 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing Opinion: Why The Time May Be Ripe For The UK Tempest http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-time-may-be-ripe-uk-tempest <div class="node-body article-body">The UK has a very important advantage in developing a new European combat aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-time-may-be-ripe-uk-tempest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-time-may-be-ripe-uk-tempest#comments Up Front Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Up Front Global Wed, 25 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1829631 at http://aviationweek.com Teal Group Opinion: Defense Mobilization Sits On Weak Foundations http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-defense-mobilization-sits-weak-foundations <div class="node-body article-body">Rethinking the approach to defense mobilization in light of today’s landscape could work to the U.S.’s advantage.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-defense-mobilization-sits-weak-foundations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-defense-mobilization-sits-weak-foundations#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Up Front AWST North America Tue, 10 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1818081 at http://aviationweek.com Northrop Grumman Opinion: Why Is Boeing Diving Into APU Production? http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-boeing-diving-apu-production <div class="node-body article-body">The OEM's latest vertical integration move is a bit of a head-scratcher. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-boeing-diving-apu-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-why-boeing-diving-apu-production#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation AW.com Up Front Europe North America Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1812711 at http://aviationweek.com Sources: AeroDynamic Advisory, Aviation Week Intelligence Network, Alton Aviation Opinion: Secrets Of The “Big-Small” Aerospace Companies http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-secrets-big-small-aerospace-companies <div class="node-body article-body">Chief executives of three leading “big-small” contractors discuss some essential ingredients to their success. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-secrets-big-small-aerospace-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-secrets-big-small-aerospace-companies#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Up Front AWST Global Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1808931 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Opinion: What Galileo Dispute Means For UK And EU http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-what-galileo-dispute-means-uk-and-eu <div class="node-body article-body">The disagreement epitomizes the damages of Brexit—and the opportunity to forge a new security partnership.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-what-galileo-dispute-means-uk-and-eu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/space/opinion-what-galileo-dispute-means-uk-and-eu#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Space Up Front AWST Europe Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1805091 at http://aviationweek.com ESA Opinion: Why Military Transports Are Less Popular Than You'd Expect http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-military-transports-are-less-popular-youd-expect <div class="node-body article-body">Between its 2011 peak and last year, the market fell by 7%. Stated requirements and program funding imply an additional 50% market drop by 2027. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-military-transports-are-less-popular-youd-expect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-why-military-transports-are-less-popular-youd-expect#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AW.com Up Front Global Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1802921 at http://aviationweek.com Teal Group Opinion: How To Soup Up The Defense Sector http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-soup-defense-sector <div class="node-body article-body">How Campbell Soup can help defense executives navigate the future. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-soup-defense-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-how-soup-defense-sector#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Up Front AWST North America Wed, 30 May 2018 08:10:00 +0000 1798831 at http://aviationweek.com Sharon Mollerus/Flickr Opinion: Threats Loom For Aerospace Raw Material Supplies http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-threats-loom-aerospace-raw-material-supplies <div class="node-body article-body">Booming demand, tariffs and geopolitics jeopardize aluminum and titanium supply for aerospace manufacturing. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-threats-loom-aerospace-raw-material-supplies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-threats-loom-aerospace-raw-material-supplies#comments Up Front Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Up Front AWST Global Wed, 16 May 2018 08:10:00 +0000 1792141 at http://aviationweek.com AeroDynamic analysis; ICF