Graham Warwick

Technology Managing Editor,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense. 


Born and educated in Scotland, he graduated in aeronautical engineering and worked in advanced design at Hawker Siddeley Aviation in the U.K. before becoming an aerospace journalist. Before joining Aviation Week in April 2008, he spent almost 30 years with weekly aerospace news magazine Flight International, most recently as Americas Editor based in the U.S. 


Graham is a winner of the Decade of Excellence award for aviation journalism, and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.


In 2013 the Jesse H. Neal award for Best Technical Content was awarded to Graham Warwick and Guy Norris for their Advanced Propulsion feature.

Lockheed Moves Closer To Launching Commercial Airship  4
Approval of certification plan takes Lockheed Martin a step closer to launching development of a commercial hybrid airship for cargo transport to remote locations.
The Week in Technology, Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 2015 
Indra’s unmanned Tecnam P2006T; open-access FMS; ULA offers cubesat rides; renewable diesel leader backs Boeing; Arevo’s robot prints in true 3-D.
Toys Could Fall Under Suggested 0.55-Lb. U.S. UAV Registry Threshold  5
Task force set up to make recommendations for registration of small unmanned aircraft sets minimum size at 0.55 lb., potentially bringing toy drones under the FAA’s new rule.
KC-135 Adaptive Flap Trial Next Step For FlexSys  1
Shape-adaptive morphing structures could follow the adoption path that have made winglets the rule, rather than the exception, on new aircraft
Bombardier Earnings, Cash Flow Goals Of Production Increase  1
The planned ramp-up will see more than 250 C Series in service by 2020, when the program is expected to begin generating positive cash flow, and is “balanced, manageable and achievable,” says Bombardier Commercial Aircraft President Fred Cromer.
Bombardier Outlines C Series Ramp-Up Schedule 
Bombardier has outlined its production ramp-up schedule for the C Series airliner, and unveiled a five-year transformation plan intended to boost earnings and cash flow—two metrics that have suffered as the company invests heavily in new product development.
Bombardier Outlines Transformation Plan  25
Bombardier has unveiled a five-year transformation plan intended to boost earnings and cash flow that have suffered as the company invests heavily in new product development.
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Task Force Advises 0.55-lb. Threshold For UAS Registration 
All small unmanned aircraft weighing more than 250 grams (0.55 lb.) will have to be registered by the owners before they fly in the national airspace system, if the FAA accepts the recommendations of its unmanned aircraft systems registration task force.
NASA Brings Fused Reality Simulation Into Cockpit 
Complex or risky tasks in flight testing or training can be simulated in the aircraft using a virtual display in the cockpit.
MTU Aero Engines Runs Clean Sky Geared-turbofan Demonstrator 
More engine types, more demonstrators planned under Europe’s second, larger public-private research initiative, Clean Sky 2.
Europe’s Fly-Bag Develops Blast-proof Baggage Containers  5
Lightweight textile-based approach to blastproofing baggage containers could lead to wider market acceptance of device to protect airliners from terrorist bombs.
The Week in Technology, Nov. 23-27, 2015 
Flutter-suppression X-56 crashes; laser IDs target by vibrations; new venture to commercialize morphing structures; Airbus helo R&D in the U.K.; Iceye’s low-cost radar imaging from space.
Indra Developing Unmanned P2006T MRI 
Indra of Spain is developing an unmanned version of its P2006T MRI maritime reconnaissance and intelligence aircraft.
The Week In Aerospace And Defense 5
This week’s big talking points in aerospace and defense, including exciting developments for airship and supersonic travel.

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