Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en Carter Releases Budget Details, Talks Antiship SM-6 http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/carter-releases-budget-details-talks-antiship-sm-6 <div class="node-body article-body">Next week’s fiscal 2017 Pentagon budget proposal will include more U.S. Navy aircraft, missiles and submarine investments, including funding for a new antiship version of the SM-6 missile.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/carter-releases-budget-details-talks-antiship-sm-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awindefense/carter-releases-budget-details-talks-antiship-sm-6#comments Federal Budget 2017 AWIN_Defense 2017_Budget_Defense Funding & Policy AWIN North America Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:21:00 +0000 1405061 at http://aviationweek.com Raytheon European Governments Anticipate Military Spending Boost http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-governments-anticipate-military-spending-boost <div class="node-body article-body">After a nearly two-decade decline in European defense budgets, an increase seems likely, driven in large part by Russian aggression and the so-called Islamic State. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-governments-anticipate-military-spending-boost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/european-governments-anticipate-military-spending-boost#comments Defense AWST-Defense06 Defense AWST Europe Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1404501 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Pregame Analysis of the Fiscal 2017 Defense Budget http://aviationweek.com/federal-budget-2017/podcast-pregame-analysis-fiscal-2017-defense-budget <div class="node-body video-body">Days before the Pentagon details its request for spending $582.7 billion, Bill Sweetman provides his thoughts on how an “arsenal plane” might work. And Michael Fabey explains why the Littoral Combat Ship might not experience the budget cuts others have predicted. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/federal-budget-2017/podcast-pregame-analysis-fiscal-2017-defense-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/federal-budget-2017/podcast-pregame-analysis-fiscal-2017-defense-budget#comments Federal Budget 2017 Podcast Defense Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1404511 at http://aviationweek.com Opinion: Enormous Challenges For Autonomous Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-enormous-challenges-autonomous-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Robotic systems must operate using the same actions we would expect from the judgment and, ultimately, the ethics of a pilot.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-enormous-challenges-autonomous-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-enormous-challenges-autonomous-aircraft#comments Editorial Commercial Aviation Defense AW.com AWST-Commercial06 AWST-Defense06 Viewpoint North America Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1404521 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Navy ATC Overhaul Bill Advances | Defense Advice for Obama’s Successor http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/atc-overhaul-bill-advances-defense-advice-obama-s-successor <div class="node-body article-body">Bill to overhaul the FAA wins Natca endorsement; Defense experts outline the next president’s national security choices; and NASA official urges space companies to respond faster to consumer demands. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/atc-overhaul-bill-advances-defense-advice-obama-s-successor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/atc-overhaul-bill-advances-defense-advice-obama-s-successor#comments Washington Outlook Commercial Aviation Defense AWST-Commercial06 AWST-Defense06 Washington Outlook AWST North America Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1404641 at http://aviationweek.com Test Report Points To F-35 Combat Limits http://aviationweek.com/defense/test-report-points-f-35-combat-limits <div class="node-body article-body">F-35s fly with speed and G force restrictions—and most weapon tests needed special treatment to hit the target, according to Pentagon test report. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/test-report-points-f-35-combat-limits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/test-report-points-f-35-combat-limits#comments Defense AWST-Defense06 Defense AWST North America Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1403821 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Marine Corps/Sgt. Eric Keenan Carter On New Budget: ‘Arsenal Plane’ Coming, A-10 Retirement Reversal http://aviationweek.com/defense/carter-new-budget-arsenal-plane-coming-10-retirement-reversal <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter previewed the fiscal 2017 U.S. defense budget: The $582.7 billion top line will conform to last fall’s bipartisan budget agreement but will also be a “major inflection point” in terms of long-term re-equipment of the force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/carter-new-budget-arsenal-plane-coming-10-retirement-reversal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/carter-new-budget-arsenal-plane-coming-10-retirement-reversal#comments Defense AWST-Defense06 Defense AWST North America Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1403831 at http://aviationweek.com The Week in Defense, Feb. 4-11, 2016 http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-feb-4-11-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Digital navigation for GPS?; Air Force One work begins; new P-8A orders; an Israeli-South Korean VTOL UAV team.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-feb-4-11-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/week-defense-feb-4-11-2016#comments Defense AWST-Defense06 Defense AWST Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1403871 at http://aviationweek.com Israeli Aerospace Industries Anglo-French UCAV Study Begins To Take Shape http://aviationweek.com/defense/anglo-french-ucav-study-begins-take-shape <div class="field-deck"> British-French UCAV could fly as wingman to manned fighters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Anglo-French UCAV study enjoys political support as milestones approach.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/anglo-french-ucav-study-begins-take-shape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/anglo-french-ucav-study-begins-take-shape#comments Defense AW.com Defense Europe Thu, 04 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1400631 at http://aviationweek.com BAE Systems Opinion: FX Is New Aerospace Wild Card http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-fx-new-aerospace-wild-card <div class="field-deck"> How does currency exchange volatility affect aerospace suppliers? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How is currency exchange volatility impacting aerospace suppliers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-fx-new-aerospace-wild-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/opinion-fx-new-aerospace-wild-card#comments Up Front Commercial Aviation Defense AWST-Commercial06 AWST-Defense06 Up Front AWST Global Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1403351 at http://aviationweek.com