Sean Meade

Managing Editor,

Posts by Sean Meade

in Ares Mar 26, 2014

3/25 Frago

+ ‘If It’s Not Survivable, We Don’t Care:’ HAC-D’s Peter Visclosky On Littoral Combat Ship + Trillion-Dollar Jet’s Software Is in Development Hell+....More
in Ares Mar 24, 2014

3/24 Frago

+ Army Unit to Intel Center: DCGS Doesn’t Work+ Pentagon Push for More Money Looks Like a Losing War+ Field of Competitors Expands for DARPA Robotics....More
in Ares Mar 21, 2014

1/23 Frago

+ Flood of US CEO Changes Signals Culture Shift+ Bird Dogs & Drones, Terminators & Swarms: The Race Towards Robotic Warfare + In 2010, the U....More
in Ares Mar 20, 2014

3/20 Frago

+ Darpa: VTOL X-Plane Program Takes Off+ New U.S. Army Rocket Could Blast Any Target in the World in Just Three Hours+ Dirigible Drones Will Watch....More
in Ares Mar 17, 2014

3/17 Frago

+ The Navy’s Plan to Beam Down Energy From Orbiting Solar Panels+ Italy to Cut F-35 Buy, But Not Pull Out: Prime Minister+ Navy Launches Plans on New....More
in Ares Mar 17, 2014

3/14 Frago

+ U.S. Must Demolish Thousands of Its Vehicles in Afghanistan+ Dassault Sees More Rafale Opportunities As Indian Deal Nears+ So Many Defense Budgets....More
in Ares Mar 13, 2014

3/13 Frago

+ Obama, Navy Lying To Congress On Carriers: Seapower Chair Rep. Forbes + Air Force Keeps Bomber Price Tag at $550 Million+ Gaza Strikes Stress....More
in From The Archives Mar 12, 2014

1989: F-117A Stealth Fighter Revelation

A fuzzy, low-quality photo marked a milestone event....More
in Ares Mar 12, 2014

3/12 Frago

+ Outrage On Capitol Hill As Navy Changes Ship-Counting Rules + Congress, Contractor Helped Rescue Helicopter+ The Great American Warplane Cull Is....More
in Ares Mar 07, 2014

3/7 Frago

+ Pacific Needs Better Allied, US Air-Missile Integration: PACAF Gen. Carlisle + RPA Overview: ‘Drones’ for Peace+ Japan’s New Destroyers Are....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Sep 18, 2015

The U.S.-Russian Moon Landing That Never Happened (1963) 7

U.S. President John F. Kennedy is well known for the 1961 speech to Congress in which he made the Apollo program a national goal. Less remembered is his controversial offer two years later to cooperate with the Soviet Union on a manned lunar landing....More
Sep 10, 2015

Airbus A380 Is Your Hotel In The Sky (2001) 5

In a September 2001 advertisement, Airbus promised to bring glamour back to passenger travel with its new A380, comparing the double-decker airliner to a hotel....More
Sep 9, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947) 2

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
Aug 27, 2015

Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 22

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
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