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  • DARPA Eyes New Weapon Concepts In 2021 Program Plans February 17, 2020
    DARPA Eyes New Weapon Concepts In 2021 Program Plans james.pozzi@av… Mon, 02/17/2020 - 09:45 A multi-target air-to-air weapon and gun-armed close-support missile are among new projects DARPA plans to launch in fiscal 2021. New approaches to communicating in contested environments, attacking signals and countering laser weapons are also on the list. The Defense Department is […]
  • New Positions, Promotions, Honors And Elections (Feb. 10, 2020) February 7, 2020
    New Positions, Promotions, Honors And Elections (Feb. 10, 2020) bridget.horan@… Fri, 02/07/2020 - 09:00 Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. has hired Phil Brownnett as managing director. He had been UK managing director of geointelligence at Airbus Defense and Space. He succeeds Sarah Parker, who has left the company. Brownnett has extensive experience in oil exploration and […]
  • Upcoming Events January 25, 2020
    Upcoming Events amy.hardcastle… Sat, 01/25/2020 - 01:36 To list an event, send information in calendar format to Donna Thomas at donna.thomas@aviationweek.com. For a complete list of Aviation Week Network’s upcoming events, and to register, visit www.aviationweek.com/events (Bold type indicates new calendar listing.) Jan. 27-30—Helicopter Association International Expo (HAI HELI-EXPO) Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California, https://www.rotor.org/events/events-listing […]
  • New Positions, Promotions, Honors And Elections (Jan. 27, 2020) January 24, 2020
    New Positions, Promotions, Honors And Elections (Jan. 27, 2020) bridget.horan@… Fri, 01/24/2020 - 09:00 NASA has promoted Robert Pearce to associate administrator for the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate. He was acting associate administrator and has held a number of strategic executive and program management positions at NASA. Pearce succeeds Jaiwon Shin, who has retired. Wizz […]
  • Embraer Legacy 450/500 and Praetor 500/600 January 10, 2020
    Embraer Legacy 450/500 and Praetor 500/600 brice.gnahore@… Fri, 01/10/2020 - 21:31 The Legacy 450 and 500 and Praetor 500 and 600 are two series of business jets produced by Brazilian manufacturer Embraer. Although they have different commercial designations, the Legacy 450 and Praetor 500 and Legacy 500 and Praetor 600 are based on common types, […]
  • 报告称,航空变得更安全,但事故的代价更高昂 December 18, 2019
    报告称,航空变得更安全,但事故的代价更高昂 cheryl.heng@av… Wed, 12/18/2019 - 06:37 主要保险提供商安联全球企业及特殊风险有限公司(Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty)和安伯瑞德航空大学在一份新的报告中表示,飞机碰撞和坠机事故占所有航空相关保险索赔价值的一半以上(57%),相当于93亿美元,占索赔金额的四分之一以上(27%)。 Aircraft collisions and crashes account for more than half the value of all aviation-related insurance claims (57%), equivalent to $9.3 billion, and more than a quarter of claims by number (27%), major insurance provider Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University said […]