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June 7, 2016

FLYING THE HONDAJET

Classy Ride

COMMERCIAL AVIATION

At Climb Thrust

DEFENSE ANALYSIS

Building a Brand

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FLYING THE HONDAJET

Classy Ride

Greensboro, North Carolina As a carmaker, Honda is known for the understated style of its vehicles, beneath which lies advanced automotive engineering. But the Japanese giant’s first venture into business aviation is a singular design that wears its avant-garde engineering on the outside, with its unusual engine location and low-drag aerodynamics.

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

At Climb Thrust

Tokyo The Asia-Pacific region has been the growth engine for commercial aerospace for some time. And the upturn in the Asian air transport market is also the basis for the creation of a vibrant, diversified and rapidly changing regional aircraft finance industry.

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DEFENSE ANALYSIS

Building a Brand

Brussels European countries have made slow progress in armaments cooperation for the past 40 years and are still working to achieve that goal, with limited funding. A 1975 report by then-Belgian Prime Minister Leo Tindemanns led to creation of the Integrated European Program Group in 1976, followed by the Western European Armaments Group in 1993 and in 2005 to the European Defense Agency (EDA), which exists today.

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Jam Session

Shanghai An Australian program to deploy Gulfstream G550s adapted for special missions is far more ambitious than apparent when revealed in January and is probably connected with a U.S. Air Force proposal to modernize the G550’s Compass Call electromagnetic warfare capability.

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Stopping Spoofers

London A perfect storm of ever-increasing technological capability, decreasing cost and systemic vulnerabilities has made defending computer networks one of the most pressing challenges facing industries and governments worldwide.

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Viewpoint

What We Can Learn From Tesla

A previously unidentified variety of dog: That is what the first autopilot-equipped Australian Tesla’s Nvidia system reported when it encountered a kangaroo. A few thousand web-sourced videos and a matter of days later (it could have been hours), every Tesla in the world knew what a kangaroo was, how to anticipate its potential trajectories and how to avoid one on the road.

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