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Aug 18, 2012

Police Draft UAS Guidelines

Police departments have been eager to get their hands on small unmanned aerial systems, primarily as surveillance tools. To bring some order to the....More
Aug 17, 2012

Boeing 787 Lands In Ethiopia

Ethiopian’s first Boeing 787 received the traditional water salute from the Addis Abbaba airport fire brigade shortly after it touched down here on....More
Aug 16, 2012

Strange But True Aviation News

Budget Vietnamese carrier VietJet Air has been slapped with a $960 fine by authorities for organizing an in-flight bikini show, according to the Tuoi....More
Aug 16, 2012

787 To Ethiopian and LAN

As Rupa Haria blogged, Ethiopian Airlines' first Boeing 787 landed in Washington, DC yesterday as part of its delivery flight. Today it departs on....More
Aug 15, 2012

Talented and Under 40?

Aviation Week & Space Technology will feature the aerospace & defense industry’s best and brightest young professionals under 40 years old in....More
Aug 13, 2012

Strange But True Aviation News

A man wanting to confirm his flight with Qantas was put on hold for 15 hours, according to the Sydney Morning Herald. The airline, which says it has....More
Aug 10, 2012

Money, Broken Promises & Results

Michael Denis, VP InfoTrust, astutely summarizes and analyzes the last year of debate, and dilemmas, about how to use aircraft data more efficiently....More
Aug 09, 2012

FedEx Faces FAA Fines

Earlier this week, FAA proposed a $1 million fine against Horizon Air for flying Bombardier DHC-8 turboprops with the wrong rivets. Today, FedEx....More
Aug 09, 2012

Airline Uniform Fashion

Virgin America’s new crew uniform, designed by Banana Republic, was rolled out this week. Featuring silk scarves and red trench coats, the airline....More
Aug 07, 2012

Best Training for Pilots?

Several aviation industry entities predict a growing demand for pilots over the next couple decades. Boeing forecasts a need for 460,000 new....More
Aug 03, 2012

Weekend Fun: Build Your Own A380

Now that you've made your own A320NEO, it's time to get the scissors ready for the next challenge: an Airbus A380....More
Aug 03, 2012

LUV2LIKE SWA: Zuckerbird!

To celebrate becoming the first airline to have 3 million Facebook fans, Southwest is offering discounted fares today and unveiling a new concept....More
Aug 02, 2012

TAM Goes to Rio

As athletes are breaking records in London, the next Summer Olympics host city is prepping for something unprecedented of its own. TAM Airlines, the....More
Jul 31, 2012

United's Boeing 787 Unveiled

Going all out on social media for the unveiling of its brand new Boeing 787, United broadcast the unveiling event live online, accompanied by the....More
Jul 30, 2012

Eurocopter's X3 - Son of Rotodyne?

Could Eurocopter's X3 high-speed helicopter lead to a rekindling of interest in intercity vertical take-off and landing transports, an idea that was....More
A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Aug 23, 2016

When Aviation Week Was Accused Of Treason 12

Aviation Week editors routinely get blowback when they write about sensitive topics, and the best example of that may be an October 1957 story that revealed the U.S. had been tracking Russian missile launches from advanced long-range radar units in Turkey....More
Aug 5, 2016

Airbus A-300: This Is The Start Of Something Big (1968) 15

The A-300 was touted as quiet, spacious, more efficient and twice as reliable as other airliners of the day....More
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