Aviation Week's Check 6 Podcast

Although the industry is in good financial shape, both commercial and military aviation are challenged with steep production ramp ups.

Direct download: C6_May_29_Project.mp3
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Who are the top performing airlines of 2015? Based on our study, it may not be the size of the company, but how well the business is run.

Direct download: May22.mp3
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Aviation Week defense editors on the recent success of Dassault’s Rafale and Saab’s Gripen fighters and what that means for the rest of the market. Will it spell doom for the Eurofighter Typhoon? Does Boeing’s F-18 have a shot at more orders in Kuwait. And a peek at the upcoming competition for a Turkish fighter.

Direct download: Check6_05_08.mp3
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The Rise of the Civilian UAV Industry

Until now, the military has driven development of unmanned aerial vehicles. But the U.S. Navy X-47B’s recent aerial refueling demonstration could be a transition point for the fledgling industry, in which commercial players are increasingly pushing the technical edge.

Direct download: Check6_may5_2015.mp3
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