Graham Warwick

Graham
Warwick
Technology Managing Editor,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense. 

Born and educated in Scotland, he graduated in aeronautical engineering and worked in advanced design at Hawker Siddeley Aviation in the U.K. before becoming an aerospace journalist. Before joining Aviation Week in April 2008, he spent almost 30 years with weekly aerospace news magazine Flight International, most recently as Americas Editor based in the U.S. 

Graham is a winner of the Decade of Excellence award for aviation journalism, and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society. He was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2018 Aerospace Media Awards.

In 2013 the Jesse H. Neal award for Best Technical Content was awarded to Graham Warwick and Guy Norris for their Advanced Propulsion feature.

Articles

ScaleWings Unveils Multi-redundant Hybrid Aircraft Engine 
Austrian replica aircraft developer ScaleWings takes the wraps off a unique hybrid piston-electric engine concept.
EASA Proposes eVTOL Air Taxi Certification Rules 
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is seeking comments on proposed airworthiness standards for certification of small vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) aircraft, the first component of a regulatory framework to enable safe operation of air taxi and electric VTOL aircraft in Europe.
Europe Proposes eVTOL Air Taxi Certification Rules 
The European Aviation Safety Agency is seeking comments on proposed airworthiness standards for certification of small vertical-takeoff-and-landing aircraft.
Europe Proposes eVTOL Air Taxi Certification Rules 
The European Aviation Safety Agency is seeking comments on proposed airworthiness standards for certification of small vertical-takeoff-and-landing aircraft.
Tern UAV Transitions To ONR, But No Flights? 
DARPA has fully transitioned Northrop Grumman’s Tern program to its partner, the ONR, but it appears there are no longer firm plans to fly the ship-based VTOL unmanned aircraft demo.
Commercial Sector Small But Key Part of A Merged Harris L3 
Commercial business will be a relatively small part of the merged Harris and L3 Technologies, but the combined company will have key positions in air traffic management, flight training, cockpit avionics and airport security.
Orbital UAV Expands Engine Agreement With Insitu 
Australian engine manufacturer Orbital UAV has signed a long-term agreement with Insitu to provide propulsion systems for use across its range of UAS.
The Week In Technology, Oct. 15-19, 2018 
Belgian medical drones, advancing drone batteries, sourcing scandium and manufacturing news roundup.
Bell To Team With Japan’s Yamato On Unmanned Deliveries 
Fort Worth, Texas-based Bell Helicopter will collaborate with Japanese package-delivery company Yamato on aerial logistics using electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) unmanned aircraft, the two companies said Oct. 12.
New Hydrogen-Electric Regional Concept Unveiled 
Singapore-based fuel-cell producer HES Energy Systems has unveiled its concept for a hydrogen-electric four-seat regional aircraft, building on its experience developing hydrogen propulsion systems for unmanned aircraft.
Fuel-Cell Developer Unveils Hydrogen-Electric Regional Concept 
Singapore-based fuel-cell producer HES Energy Systems has unveiled its concept for a hydrogen-electric four-seat regional aircraft, building on its experience developing hydrogen propulsion systems for unmanned aircraft.
Bell Teams With Japan On Unmanned Deliveries 
Bell is to collaborate with Japanese package-delivery company Yamato on aerial logistics using electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) unmanned aircraft.
Bell Teams With Japan On Unmanned Deliveries 
Bell is to collaborate with Japanese package-delivery company Yamato on aerial logistics using electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) unmanned aircraft.
Armed Scout Becomes Vanguard Of Army Rotary Renewal  3
Release of the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft solicitation puts the U.S. Army’s requirement for an armed scout at the front of its rotary-wing needs.
Argonne Creates Center To Advance UAV Batteries 
Argonne National Laboratory is creating a center to evaluate potential UAS design options, including battery technologies and hybrid architectures.

Comments

Liquid Battery Promises Safe Energy-Dense Power For Electric Aircraft
August 17, 2018

They say the concept uses abundant and sustainable materials, and not rare earths, but you can research this in more detail at Argonne, IIT and Influit.

Does Patent Application Reveal Bell’s eVTOL Design?
August 14, 2018

Instantiation (noun) - the act of instantiating the representation of an abstraction by a concrete example

Patents try to be a broad as possible, but they do give...

NASA Says Wing-Folding In Flight Saves Fuel
July 28, 2018

Which is why the wing would be folded up for takeoff and landing, to provide control power, and flat or down for cruise, to reduce drag.

The concern is certification:...

Liquid Piston’s Rotary Engine Could Boost UAS, Accelerate eVTOLs
June 20, 2018

As a startup, Liquid Piston says it has targeted aerospace and defense initially as they are low-volume, high-value markets to get started in. But clearly they have their eyes...

The Week In Technology, June 4-8, 2018
June 8, 2018

They call it a pulse jet, which is why I used the term - with the caveat that the intermittent combustion mechanism is detonation not deflagration

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