November 25, 2013

UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Seeds of Progress

SPACE

New Space Power

2013 AVIATION WEEK Program Excellence Awards

AGILITY, SYSTEMS, ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE TRAITS FOR 2013 PROGRAM EXCELLENCE WINNERS

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UNMANNED SYSTEMS

Seeds of Progress

North Carolina seeks to lead agricultural UAV niche development

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SPACE

New Space Power

Human spaceflight is just the beginning for burgeoning Chinese program

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2013 AVIATION WEEK Program Excellence Awards

AGILITY, SYSTEMS, ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE TRAITS FOR 2013 PROGRAM EXCELLENCE WINNERS

The program builds and integrates payloads providing the President and National Command Authority with assured global communications and protection against jamming, spoofing, detection and interception. The team developed new capabilities for space-based signal and data processors, low-noise high frequency electronics, 60 gigahertz cross-links, phased array antennas, protected communications, waveform design and on-board software-based networks.
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DUBAI AIRSHOW

Boeing's New Giant

The 777X family launch completes the aircraft maker’s twin-aisle strategy for the remainder of the decade

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DUBAI AIRSHOW

Brave New World

The three big Persian Gulf carriers live up to their promises, placing the largest aircraft orders to date

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DUBAI AIRSHOW

Regaining Momentum

Software takes main stage in efforts to improve 787-8’s reliability, as 787-9 and -10 progress

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SPACE

Formidable Foe

China is set to double spending for space over next five years

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SPACE

Wider Offerings

Like London buses, three Chinese satellite platforms are coming at once

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AIR TRANSPORT

Scale Tale

American and US Airways merger nears, consolidation will likely continue

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TRAINING

Latin Legacies

Joint exercise reveals deep divides in air power capability in Latin America

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