Defense http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en U.S. Army Finally Enters Joint Air-to-Ground Missile Development http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-army-finally-enters-joint-air-ground-missile-development <div class="node-body article-body">After years of the U.S. Army dithering over requirements, Lockheed Martin finally has received a formal development contract for the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM), which will replace Hellfire and TOW missiles on rotary wing and unmanned aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-army-finally-enters-joint-air-ground-missile-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-army-finally-enters-joint-air-ground-missile-development#comments Defense AW.com Programs North America Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:46:00 +0000 1340461 at http://aviationweek.com IRAD1 test: Lockheed Martin U.S. Marines Declare First F-35B Squadron Operational http://aviationweek.com/weapons-systems/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational <div class="node-body article-body">Five years later than planned, billions of dollars over budget and despite multiple attempts to kill it, the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter is finally beginning its operational use with the U.S. Marine Corps. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/weapons-systems/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/weapons-systems/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational#comments Weapons & Systems AWST Defense Global North America Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:53:00 +0000 1339931 at http://aviationweek.com Ken Kalemkarian U.S. Marines Declare First F-35B Squadron Operational http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational <div class="node-body article-body">Five years later than planned, billions of dollars over budget and despite multiple attempts to kill it, the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter is finally beginning its operational use with the U.S. Marine Corps. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/us-marines-declare-first-f-35b-squadron-operational#comments Defense AW.com Programs Global North America Top Story - Home Defense Top Stories Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:53:00 +0000 1339841 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Marine Corps The Week In Aerospace And Defense http://aviationweek.com/week-in-aerospace-defense-27-31-July <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's top aerospace and defense news you need to know.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/week-in-aerospace-defense-27-31-July" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/week-in-aerospace-defense-27-31-July#comments Galleries Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Defense Space Technology Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:24:00 +0000 1339091 at http://aviationweek.com Exercise Indradhanush: Flankers And Typhoons Battle In British Skies http://aviationweek.com/blog/exercise-indradhanush-flankers-and-typhoons-battle-british-skies <div class="node-body blog-body">The British Royal Air Force and Indian Air Force have hailed the success of a major exercise which saw the deployment of four Sukhoi Su-30MKI ‘Flankers’ to the U.K. to fly with and fight against the RAF’s Eurofighter Typhoon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/exercise-indradhanush-flankers-and-typhoons-battle-british-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/exercise-indradhanush-flankers-and-typhoons-battle-british-skies#comments Blog Defense Asia Pacific Europe Ares Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:15:00 +0000 1339451 at http://aviationweek.com Combat Lessons Prompt U.S. Navy To Consider New Growler Payload http://aviationweek.com/defense/combat-lessons-prompt-us-navy-consider-new-growler-payload <div class="node-body article-body">Post-Libya, the Royal Australian Air Force adds forward-looking infrared and air-to-air missiles. The U.S. Navy may follow suit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/combat-lessons-prompt-us-navy-consider-new-growler-payload" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/combat-lessons-prompt-us-navy-consider-new-growler-payload#comments Defense AWST Defense North America Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1339361 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing GKN Targets Work On A350, F-35 With Fokker Buy http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/gkn-targets-work-a350-f-35-fokker-buy <div class="field-deck"> With Fokker buy, GKN positions itself on new platforms </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GKN hopes its purchase of Dutch aerostructures company Fokker will help it gain a foothold as a supplier to the aerospace giants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/gkn-targets-work-a350-f-35-fokker-buy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/gkn-targets-work-a350-f-35-fokker-buy#comments Commercial Aviation Defense AWST Business Europe Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1339081 at http://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Boeing Prepares T-X For First Flight As Competition Intensifies http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-prepares-t-x-first-flight-competition-intensifies <div class="field-deck"> Four teams could be in the running </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and Saab are close to flying their new advanced trainer, but M-346 could be back in the race soon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-prepares-t-x-first-flight-competition-intensifies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/boeing-prepares-t-x-first-flight-competition-intensifies#comments Defense AW.com Defense Global Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1338611 at http://aviationweek.com Alenia Aermacchi Defense Primes Will Reign Even With Technology Outreach http://aviationweek.com/defense/defense-primes-will-reign-even-technology-outreach <div class="field-deck"> They don’t call it the military-industrial complex for nothing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Pentagon may be looking toward Silicon Valley for cutting edge ideas, but it still needs the leadership and experience of its legacy primes, including in a new role guiding the new players.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/defense-primes-will-reign-even-technology-outreach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/defense-primes-will-reign-even-technology-outreach#comments Defense AWST Pentagon’s Tech Outreach North America Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1338601 at http://aviationweek.com New Pentagon Approach to Technology, R&D, Brings Culture Shock And Shrugs http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-pentagon-approach-technology-rd-brings-culture-shock-and-shrugs <div class="field-deck"> Technology, like the military, marches on. But can the two go in lockstep? Does it matter? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Pentagon’s new approach to ignite and capture innovation and technology may be both meaningful and meaningless. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-pentagon-approach-technology-rd-brings-culture-shock-and-shrugs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/new-pentagon-approach-technology-rd-brings-culture-shock-and-shrugs#comments Defense AWST Pentagon’s Tech Outreach North America Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1338551 at http://aviationweek.com