Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en Photo Gallery: The Week In Aerospace And Defense http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2 <div class="node-body gallery-body">A roundup of this week's top stories you may have missed in aerospace and defense.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/galleries/photo-gallery-week-aerospace-and-defense-2#comments Galleries Commercial Aviation Defense Space AW.com Fri, 03 Jul 2015 07:55:00 +0000 1329511 at http://aviationweek.com Congress Ends Future Ex-Im Bank Assistance, For Now http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now <div class="field-deck"> Export credit assistance now hinges on congressional action </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lapse in Ex-Im bank assistance could hurt Boeing in the long term, and the general aviation community sooner; Former NASA chief provides another perspective on SpaceX’s commercial viability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/congress-ends-future-ex-im-bank-assistance-now#comments Washington Outlook Commercial Aviation Defense Space AWST Washington Outlook Global Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:39:00 +0000 1328861 at http://aviationweek.com Controversy Flares Over F-35 Air Combat Report http://aviationweek.com/defense/controversy-flares-over-f-35-air-combat-report-0 <div class="node-body article-body">F-35 team downplays combat maneuvering test results. But is it time to write off the importance of classic performance parameters? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/controversy-flares-over-f-35-air-combat-report-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/controversy-flares-over-f-35-air-combat-report-0#comments Defense AW.com Defense North America photograph Top Story - Home Space Top Stories Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328891 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Opinion: Parsing The Pentagon-Industry Disconnect http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-parsing-pentagon-industry-disconnect <div class="field-byline"> Jim McAleese </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why priorities of the Pentagon and its key contractors are not lining up.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-parsing-pentagon-industry-disconnect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-parsing-pentagon-industry-disconnect#comments Editorial Defense AWST Viewpoint Global Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328691 at http://aviationweek.com Global A&D Suppliers Continue Flocking To U.S. http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/global-ad-suppliers-continue-flocking-us <div class="field-deck"> ‘Everywhere around the world, they’re coming to America’ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite some naysayers in the U.S. A&D sector, most suppliers from overseas view the U.S. as a vibrant market where capitalism at its finest plays out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/global-ad-suppliers-continue-flocking-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/global-ad-suppliers-continue-flocking-us#comments Going Concerns Commercial Aviation Defense AWST Going Concerns Global Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328621 at http://aviationweek.com Advanced Electro-Optical System A Priority For F-35 Block 4 http://aviationweek.com/defense/advanced-electro-optical-system-priority-f-35-block-4 <div class="node-body article-body">Key F-35 targeting system is playing catch-up with the competition—before it has even entered service—due to development delays.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/advanced-electro-optical-system-priority-f-35-block-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/advanced-electro-optical-system-priority-f-35-block-4#comments Defense AWST Defense Global Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328611 at http://aviationweek.com Bill Sweetman/AW&ST South Korea Launches LCH-LAH Helicopter; Airbus Contributes http://aviationweek.com/defense/south-korea-launches-lch-lah-helicopter-airbus-contributes <div class="node-body article-body">KAI, South Korean partners, Airbus and the industry ministry will pay to develop the LCH civil rotorcraft from the Airbus H155. The defense ministry will pay to develop the LAH from the LCH.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/south-korea-launches-lch-lah-helicopter-airbus-contributes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/south-korea-launches-lch-lah-helicopter-airbus-contributes#comments Defense AWST Defense Asia Pacific Europe Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328561 at http://aviationweek.com South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy Opinion: JSF Push Blurs Lines Between Predecessors, Competitor http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-jsf-push-blurs-lines-between-predecessors-competitor <div class="field-deck"> The F-35 is better than . . . exactly what? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Service leaders are right to say that the F-35 is better than the aircraft they have today. But that’s not the whole story.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-jsf-push-blurs-lines-between-predecessors-competitor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/opinion-jsf-push-blurs-lines-between-predecessors-competitor#comments Commander's Intent Defense AW.com Commander's Intent North America Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1328481 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin RAF Istar Force Leader On Challenges Of Post-War Operations http://aviationweek.com/defense/raf-istar-force-leader-challenges-post-war-operations <div class="node-body article-body">RAF balances growing demand for airborne intelligence with a reduced force structure</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/raf-istar-force-leader-challenges-post-war-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/raf-istar-force-leader-challenges-post-war-operations#comments Defense AWST-DTI First Person Europe Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1325761 at http://aviationweek.com U.K. Defense Ministry Killer Drones Debut At Paris Air Show http://aviationweek.com/defense/killer-drones-debut-paris-air-show <div class="field-deck"> Expendable UAVs add potent attack capability to operations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three Israeli companies highlight loitering UAV munitions in Paris</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/killer-drones-debut-paris-air-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/killer-drones-debut-paris-air-show#comments Defense AWST-DTI Defense Analysis Middle East Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1325751 at http://aviationweek.com Israel Aerospace Industries