Defense https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en Are A&D Companies Good Citizens Of The World? https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world <div class="field-deck"> Many have signed the Business Roundtable's pledge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At best, the answer is a definite “maybe.” But the environment could be set to force a change.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/are-ad-companies-good-citizens-world#comments Going Concerns Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense Going Concerns AWST Global Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965625 at https://aviationweek.com Joepriesaviation.net Portugal Signs KC-390 Deal, As Hungary Shows Interest https://aviationweek.com/defense/portugal-signs-kc-390-deal-hungary-shows-interest <div class="node-body article-body">Government officials signed off on the €827 million ($916 million) contract with the Brazilian manufacturer in Evora, Portugal, on Aug. 22, paving the way for first deliveries in 2023.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/portugal-signs-kc-390-deal-hungary-shows-interest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/portugal-signs-kc-390-deal-hungary-shows-interest#comments Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Europe Latin America/Caribbean Thu, 22 Aug 2019 17:37:00 +0000 1965631 at https://aviationweek.com Embraer The Week In Defense, Aug. 22-29, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-aug-22-29-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Taiwan F-16 buy gets State Department nod; Brazil flies upgraded AEW jet; Ford carrier’s AAG clears milestone; Rafael offers Spike NLOS for UK military helos.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-aug-22-29-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-aug-22-29-2019#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Global Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965592 at https://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Northrop Grumman B-21 Will Apply Lessons Learned From B-2 https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/northrop-grumman-b-21-will-apply-lessons-learned-b-2 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force is taking lessons learned from the plagued B-2 development program and applying it to the B-21 Raider.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/northrop-grumman-b-21-will-apply-lessons-learned-b-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/northrop-grumman-b-21-will-apply-lessons-learned-b-2#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965594 at https://aviationweek.com Northrop Grumman B-21 Development Applying Tough Lessons From B-2 https://aviationweek.com/defense/b-21-development-applying-tough-lessons-b-2 <div class="node-body article-body">While it is unknown when the B-2 will retire, the aging stealth bomber may end up flying alongside the B-21. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/b-21-development-applying-tough-lessons-b-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/b-21-development-applying-tough-lessons-b-2#comments Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:52:00 +0000 1965600 at https://aviationweek.com B-2: Northrop Grumman BAE Systems Wins Major F-35 Electronic Warfare Upgrade https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/bae-systems-wins-major-f-35-electronic-warfare-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Original subsystem supplier preserves role as Block 4 upgrade takes shape.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/bae-systems-wins-major-f-35-electronic-warfare-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/bae-systems-wins-major-f-35-electronic-warfare-upgrade#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology AWIN_Defense Defense Defense Defense Top Stories Top Story - Home AWST North America Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:00:00 +0000 1965528 at https://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Infographic: A Guided Tour Of Lockheed’s THAAD Interceptor Facility https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/infographic-guided-tour-lockheed-s-thaad-interceptor-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Pentagon Editor Lee Hudson joined the first tour of Lockheed Martin’s THAAD facility in Troy, Alabama.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/infographic-guided-tour-lockheed-s-thaad-interceptor-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/infographic-guided-tour-lockheed-s-thaad-interceptor-facility#comments Missile Defense Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965534 at https://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Ordering More F-35s, Japan Hopes For More Work https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/ordering-more-f-35s-japan-hopes-more-work <div class="node-body article-body">Arriving late to the party, Japan finds that it has the second-biggest acquisition plan in the F-35 Lightning program but very little industrial participation.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/ordering-more-f-35s-japan-hopes-more-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/combat-aircraft/ordering-more-f-35s-japan-hopes-more-work#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense Asia Pacific AWST Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965376 at https://aviationweek.com Japan Air Self-Defense Force Scramjet Thrust Milestone Achieved In USAF Tests https://aviationweek.com/defense/scramjet-thrust-milestone-achieved-usaf-tests <div class="node-body article-body">With much hypersonic defense work focused on boosted glide vehicles, a U.S. Air Force scramjet test shows air-breathing technology is quickly closing the gap.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/scramjet-thrust-milestone-achieved-usaf-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/scramjet-thrust-milestone-achieved-usaf-tests#comments Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Propulsion AWST North America Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965317 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Russia’s Aircraft Industry In Crisis https://aviationweek.com/defense/russia-s-aircraft-industry-crisis <div class="field-byline"> Piotr Butowski </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the eve of International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2019, the Russian aircraft industry is looking for ways to boost production, including exports.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/russia-s-aircraft-industry-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/russia-s-aircraft-industry-crisis#comments Combat Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Defense AW.com Maks Air Show Preview Asia Pacific Europe Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1965324 at https://aviationweek.com Piotr Butowski