January 4, 2010

PERSON OF THE YEAR

THE SPACE ENTREPRENEUR

SECURITY

Technology VS. Terrorism

SAFETY

Critical Conditions

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PERSON OF THE YEAR

THE SPACE ENTREPRENEUR

Turning dreams into cold cash and hard metal

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SECURITY

Technology VS. Terrorism

U.S. examines 'human and systemic failures' in security, as nations look to body-imaging technology to help fight war on terrorism

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SAFETY

Critical Conditions

A330 incidents point to need for better weather information, flight control changes

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AIR TRANSPORT

Freight Fungibles

European air cargo operators position themselves to ride the market up or down

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DEFENSE

Reaper Tracking

U.S. refining concepts for using UAS to track ballistic missiles during boost phase

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PERSON OF THE YEAR

Not-So-New Space

WASHINGTON The airport at Mojave, Calif., may be the epicenter of what some call the “New Space” industry today, but the movement has been gathering steam for decades and encompasses a wide range of players with vastly different personalities and prospects.

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COMMENTARY

MARKET FOCUS

As 2009 drew to a close last week, the news media were full of articles lamenting the stock market’s “lost decade.” The tumultuous ‘OOs were far from a lost cause for aerospace and defense stocks, however. Shares in many A&D companies doubled, tripled or even quadrupled in value.

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AIR TRANSPORT

A Diamond for Star

Brussels will be developed the alliance's next European

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DEFENSE

Launch Booster

GPS tracking, automated self-destruct are near-term needs for U.S. launch ranges

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SPACE

Force Fusion

France's Helios IIB satellite reinforces European imagery-intelligence capability

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