Guy Norris

Guy Norris
Senior Editor,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, based in Los Angeles. Before joining Aviation Week in 2007, Guy was with Flight International, first as technical editor based in the U.K. and most recently as U.S. West Coast editor. Before joining Flight, he was London correspondent for Interavia, part of Jane's Information Group. 

In 2013 the Jesse H. Neal award for Best Technical Content was awarded to Guy Norris and Graham Warwick for their Advanced Propulsion feature. He received the 2015 Lauren D. Lyman Award for outstanding achievement in aerospace communications. And in 2018 he was awarded Technology Writer of the Year by the judges of the Aerospace Media Awards.

Guy is also a multiple winner of the Royal Aeronautical Society Aerospace Journalist of the Year Award in the Air Transport, Propulsion and Systems/Technology categories, and in 2006 he received the Royal Aeronautical Society Decade of Excellence Award for sustained achievement in aerospace journalism. 

Amongst other works Guy has authored the aerospace section of a science encyclopedia and co-authored, and produced an educational aviation CD-ROM. Guy has also authored more than a dozen books on the histories of Airbus, Boeing and other airframe manufacturers.

Articles
ASX Kicks Off Funding Drive For Mobi-One eVTOL 
Startup Airspace Experience Technologies (ASX) has launched a crowdfunding campaign toward building a full-scale demo for its Mobi-One tiltwing eVTOL air taxi.
Rolls' Test Site For 140,000-lb.-thrust On Track For UltraFan in 2021  1
Sized for the highest thrust turbofans yet imagined, Test Bed 80 marks a new generation of test facility with a 140,000-lb. thrust capacity.
Airbus Vahana eVTOL Marks Full Flight Transition Milestone 
Airbus’s Vahana eVTOL demo has completed its first full transitions between vertical and forward flight, tilting its tandem wings fully down and cruising at 90 kt.
Airbus Vahana eVTOL Marks Full Flight Transition Milestone 
Airbus’s Vahana eVTOL demo has completed its first full transitions between vertical and forward flight, tilting its tandem wings fully down and cruising at 90 kt.
XTI Trifan 600 Begins Test Flight Program 
Startup XTI Aircraft has completed the first series of test flights of a 65% scale proof-of-concept prototype of its TriFan 600 ducted-fan VTOL business aircraft.
XTI Trifan 600 Begins Test Flight Program 
Startup XTI Aircraft has completed the first series of test flights of a 65% scale proof-of-concept prototype of its TriFan 600 ducted-fan VTOL business aircraft.
UltraFan Testing Remains Key Focus For Rolls Despite NMA Withdrawal 
Demonstrator pace accelerates as Rolls hones technology for design of first geared large turbofan.
UltraFan Testing Remains Rolls’ Key Focus Despite NMA Withdrawal 
Rolls-Royce is keeping to its original UltraFan future engine development plan and targeting a fast-paced series of tests through the remainder of 2019, despite its decision earlier this year to withdraw the geared-propulsion concept from Boeing’s new midmarket airplane (NMA) engine competition.
MAX Issues Cause Changes To Airlines’ Fleet Use Strategies 
Pushing NMA debut too far past 2025 would strengthen Airbus’ position.
Chinese Reusable Rocket Test Launches Waverider  1
One Chinese rocket shot achieves two landmarks, verifying launcher recovery technology and testing a waverider.
Top Technologies: 'Protecting the Pilot' to 'Keeping It Together'  5
Here are some of the most important technologies, innovations and novel ideas that have made aviation and space what they are today.​
Collins Refines Future Multirole Vehicle Super Computer 
The system is designed to enable fly-by-wire flight control as well as support autonomy and unmanned ops, while at the same time hosting multiple applications.
Collins Refines Future Vehicle Super Computer 
The system is designed to enable fly-by-wire flight control as well as support autonomy and unmanned ops, while at the same time hosting multiple applications.
Joe Walker
MAX Issues Are Disrupting Boeing’s NMA Plans  1
Pushing the new midmarket airplane entry-to-service date beyond 2025 would strengthen Airbus’ position.
Chinese Wave Rider Launched In Reusable Rocket 
The first test flight of a privately developed Chinese reusable space launcher hurled an experimental hypersonic waverider vehicle to a speed faster than 2,800 mph on April 23.
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