Tony Osborne

London Bureau Chief

London, UK


Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines. Tony has covered avionics, unmanned vehicles, the supply chain and cyberwarfare.


UK Aviation Regulator Limbers Up For Space Role

By Tony Osborne Aug 05, 2021
July 29 was a pivotal day for the UK’s space ambitions for both the commercial and defense space sectors.
Budget, Policy & Operations
With Meggitt Deal, Parker Ups Bet on Aerospace
Parker’s $9.9 billion deal to buy Meggitt doubles the size of its aerospace unit and continues consolidation of midtier A&D suppliers.
jack.freifelde… Thu, 08/05/2021 - 13:00
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Hensoldt Eurofighter Self-Defense Suite Study Will Accelerate LTE
German defense electronics firm Hensoldt has been awarded study contracts to investigate the modernization of the Eurofighter’s Praetorian self-defense suite.
andy.savoie@av… Wed, 08/04/2021 - 19:05
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