How A Do-Nothing Congress Could Stall Key Defense Procurements Commented on: 5 weeks ago (December 6, 2016)

If you lie loudly and longly, people will believe you. The 'borrowed' bit is erroneous, 'pissing away more borrowed money is either a lie, utter stupidity or the belief that technology magically...

Canada To Buy Interim Boeing Super Hornet Fleet Commented on: 5 weeks ago (December 6, 2016)

It seems to be a good choice: Canada gets a small number of a new model of a plane it already owns, giving the country an opportunity to determine via real-world experience if it wants to go ahead...

Trump's Nuke Numbers Spotlight U.S. Warhead Dip Commented on: 12 weeks ago (October 22, 2016)

The single state of California has a higher GDP than Russia, and there is yet another large difference: California enjoys a large surplus, while Russia has a large negative cash flow. The country...

Opinion: How To Colonize Mars Commented on: 12 weeks ago (October 21, 2016)

You could have just written, "Bah! Humbug". That response didn't get us out of the seas, didn't get (future) Americans to America, didn't invent the incandescent light bulb or the Wright Flyer or...

Japan Issues Request For Information On Fighter Options Commented on: 28 weeks ago (June 28, 2016)

Debacle? definition: "a great disaster or complete failure" If you better understood the challenges that recent advances have placed on manufacturers, you might reconsider your terminology. Across...

U.K. Planning Four Front-Line F-35 Squadrons Commented on: 34 weeks ago (May 23, 2016)

138 total not delivered on the same day, or even same year. Sheesh.

Can Elon Musk Patent Mars? Commented on: 34 weeks ago (May 23, 2016)

Perhaps youv remember how the United States moved westward: the government gave any railroad company two miles of land to either side of the tracks. Leland Stanford, one of those railroad barons,...

U.S. Considers Up To 72 New F-15s Or F-16s Commented on: 40 weeks ago (April 9, 2016)

What excesisve cuts would that/those be, exactly? 37 F-35's would see the -16's first, share their sensor information, launch first and knock those 65 F-16's out of the sky with relative ease.The...

Opinion: After the C-17, A Tier Of Choices Commented on: 40 weeks ago (April 8, 2016)

It's time for your medication. If you don't take medication, borrow something. Please.

Airbus Working A400M Manufacturing Glitches Commented on: 40 weeks ago (April 8, 2016)

Paris-SF in a Constellation is still, I believe, the longest commercial flight, with the record being 23h45m (as I recall). Considering the quality of piston engines back then, nearly 24 hrs. of...

Advertise with Us
 

Sign up to Aviation Week Newsletter

Daily analysis on technology advances impacting the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries.

Penton Corporate

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×