December 26, 2016

COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Year of Firsts

DEFENSE SYSTEMS

Stealth Unleashed

AEROSPACE SYSTEMS

Full Throttle

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Year of Firsts

Many new aircraft models will either start flight tests or enter commercial service in 2017

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DEFENSE SYSTEMS

Stealth Unleashed

Lockheed continues to dominate the global fighter market with the radar-evading F-35

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AEROSPACE SYSTEMS

Full Throttle

Delivery records projected to surge in 2017 as first flights and new civil and military engines emerge

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COMMERCIAL AVIATION

Stretch Goals

New 787 derivative marks key test for Boeing’s manufacturing on U.S. East Coast

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AEROSPACE SYSTEMS

All About the Apps

Drone developments—good and bad— upend both commercial aviation and military aerospace

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AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

Change Agents

Small UAVs force rapid evolution of airspace management

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AIR TRANSPORT PROFILES

Growth Pains

Infrastructure challenges, revenue pressures complicate Asia-Pacific airlines’ expansion

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Missiles on the Rise

Air defense weapons projected to lead increase in global missile demand

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DEFENSE & SECURITY

World Conflict Map

Arctic As the sea ice retreats in the Arctic due to global warming, opening up new sea routes and easing extraction of natural resources, expect more jostling between the U.S., Russia and other interested parties for influence in the region.

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DEFENSE

Big-League Bid

Sierra Nevada and Turkish Aerospace make surprise T-X pitch for their Freedom Trainer

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