Rupa Haria

Editor-in-Chief, & Director, Digital Content Strategy,
Aviation Week

Based in the UK, Rupa is responsible for leading projects that continue to grow the Aviation Week brand's engagement with the global marketplace. As Editor-In-Chief of, she oversees content development and audience engagement including social media outreach. She runs Aviation Week's digital operations at major air shows and events, and is leading content marketing for Aviation Week's centennial in 2016.

Rupa leads a team that has twice been awarded the Aerospace Media Award for Best Integrated Social/Digital Media and achieved finalist status for the 2014 Jesse H. Neal Business Journalism Awards in the Best Use of Social Media category. She was also part of a team responsible for the digital development of Aviation Week's Paris Air Show app, which won the 2011 B2B Magazine social media awards. 

Prior to joining Aviation Week in 2010 she led multi-stakeholder communications at London City Airport. 

McNerney’s 10 Years At The Top: What He Told Aviation Week  2
Almost every year since he was appointed CEO of Boeing, James McNerney has sat down with Aviation Week editors to discuss the company’s strategy. We look back at over a decade of interviews with McNerney.
First Production Hawker Siddeley Harrier (1968)

Soon after first flight of the Hawker Siddeley Harrier on December 28, 1967, Aviation Week published these images of the first production aircraft.

All images and original text extracted from Aviation Week & Space Technology, January 29, 1968.

Dassault Falcon 5X Rolls Out
Dassault's newest Falcon jet, the 5X, rolled out in front of customers and press in Merignac, France, today.
Podcast: Top Performing Airlines of 2015
Who are the top performing airlines of 2015? Based on our study, it may not be the size of the company, but how well the business is run.
Concorde Prototypes In Production (1967) 1
The May 29, 1967 issue of Aviation Week & Space Technology carried a series of photos from the Sud Aviation plant in Toulouse and the British Aircraft Corp. plant in Filton.
Differing Views On Who Will Build The Long-Range Strike Bomber 14
This week, Aviation Week & Space Technology publishes two very differing viewpoints on the LRS-B competition.
Photos: Boeing 747-100 Assembly Line In 1969 4
The April 28, 1969, issue of Aviation Week & Space Technology carried a special photo report detailing the Boeing 747 assembly process.
Aviation Week's Lifetime Achievement Recipient: John Leahy 1
The Airbus story is inextricably linked with John Leahy’s career.
Exclusive First Look Photos: Dassault Falcon 8X First Flight 1
Here are photos - exclusive to Business & Commercial Aviation - taken from a Dassault Rafale that flanked the 8X during its maiden flight.
Dassault Falcon 8X Performs First Flight 
Dassault’s newest Falcon jet – the three-engine, long-range 8X – performed its first flight on Feb. 6, officially kicking off the aircraft’s flight-test campaign a month after its rollout.
Photos: Dassault Falcon 8X First Flight

Dassault’s newest Falcon jet, the three-engine 8X, performed its maiden flight on Feb 6, 2015, officially kicking off the flight-test campaign a month after its rollout.

Video: Putin's Impact On The Aerospace Industry 3
In 2014, no other person has had a more sweeping impact on aerospace and aviation—for better or worse—than Russian President Vladimir Putin. And for all but the most cynical of observers, Putin’s far-reaching impact has definitely been for the worse. Because of this, he is Aviation Week's 2014 Person of the Year.
Same Content, New Delivery – Tell Us What You Think 10
It’s not just about the Aviation Week team’s ability to connect with our readers, but to connect our communities with each other, share knowledge and opinion, and discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the A&D industry.
Missing Aircraft: Flight Tracking, Data Streaming Back On Agenda 
A debate about the need for global flight tracking and data streaming is back on the airwaves after AirAsia flight QZ8501 disappeared from radar on Dec. 28 and the Airbus A320’s emergency locator transmitters failed to emit signals before entering the Java Sea.
Bregier: Airbus Wants To Be A Global Manufacturer
September 16, 2015

Aren't you French Canadian?

Post-Downturn MRO Rebound Projected By Many May Not Happen At All
August 28, 2015

Maintenance, repair and overhaul.

Microwave Weapons For U.S. Defense
August 12, 2015

Our tech team is looking into this. Apologies for the access issues.

Remembering Pierre Sparaco
August 4, 2015

I didn't work with Pierre for very long, but I'm honoured to have had the chance to learn from his wisdom these past five years. Pierre's writing was informed, educational and...

Then & Now: Ryanair Fleet 2005 vs 2015
July 24, 2015

AirlineCEO - there is no need to be this rude to any member of our staff. Please observe our community guidelines:


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