Aviation Week's Check 6 Podcast
The Future of Fighters and Air Force One

Jim Asker, Guy Norris and Amy Butler discuss adaptive engine technology, sixth-generation fighters, threats to the F-35 and the next presidential aircraft.

Direct download: 1-30_Check_6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:59pm EDT

U.S. Defense Budget

A preview of programs and issues to watch for during the first week of February, when the Pentagon makes its budget request to Congress.

Direct download: 1-23_Check_6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:38pm EDT

Aviation Week's 2014 Person of the Year: Vladimir Putin

Aviation Week editors discuss the reasons behind our selection of Vladimir Putin as Person of the Year for 2014.

Direct download: 1-14-15.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:36pm EDT

The Future of Aerospace

Aviation Week editors Graham Warwick and Guy Norris discuss with Joe Anselmo what the future looks like from the annual American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics conference. Topics include cockpit automation, air-launch to space, truss-braced wings, small core engines and hybrid/blended wing bodies.

Is innovation alive and well in the industry? What is the place of younger engineers?

Direct download: 1-9Check6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:05pm EDT