Author Jennifer-Leigh Oprihory

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Evan Hunt, senior business development manager for high energy lasers at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, discusses its successful efforts to use high-energy lasers to counter “small, lightweight, relatively slow drones” during a July 2018 interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow outside London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

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Bastian Giegerich, PhD, director of defense and military analysis at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, discusses President Donald Trump’s meeting and resulting trade deal with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, key takeaways from Trump’s meeting and press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the future of the NATO alliance, German defense spending and much more in a wide-ranging, July 2018 interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian in Washington.

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Maj. Gen. Yoav Har-Even, IDF Ret., CEO of Rafael Advanced Defense Systems, discusses the $193 million US Army contract that it won in partnership with Leonardo DRS to provide its Trophy Active Protection System for use on Abrams tanks, the potential impact of transatlantic trade tensions on Israeli firms, US market opportunities and more during a July 2018 interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Vago Muradian at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

PODCASTS
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On this week’s episode of the Defense & Aerospace Business Report podcast, sponsored by Bell, we discuss President Donald Trump’s meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, the administration’s Iran policy, Washington’s new tensions with Turkey, 2019 defense budget deliberations, the week in world markets and more. Our guests include Ilan Berman of the American Foreign Policy Council, Byron Callan of Capital Alpha Partners, Ron Epstein, PhD, of Bank of America Merrill Lynch, former Pentagon Comptroller Bob Hale, PhD (who now advises Booz Allen Hamilton — his thoughts are his own), Teri Schultz, a Brussels-based freelance reporter for National Public Radio and Deutsche Welle, and Sash Tusa of Agency Partners.

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Eric Fanning, president and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association and former US Army secretary, discusses why free trade is vital to the aerospace industry, arms export policy, workforce concerns, the federal budget outlook, the trade organization’s educational mission and much more in a wide-ranging, July 2018 interview at the 2018 Farnborough Airshow outside London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

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Adm. Sir Philip Jones, RN, First Sea Lord and chief of naval staff of the Royal Navy, says the service is planning “a full carrier-strike operational work-up in UK waters in 2020” that will include “a full air wing” in preparation for its deployment of an HMS Queen Elizabeth-led carrier strike group in 2021, and discusses the future of maritime combat, US-UK naval collaboration, the Elizabeth’s upcoming US deployment and much more in a wide-ranging, July 2018 interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow outside London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

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Paul Everitt, CEO of ADS — an organization of British aerospace and defense contractors — and chairman of Farnborough International, discusses highlights from the 2018 Farnborough Airshow, ADS member companies’ priorities for Brexit strategy, how the extended Brexit process is unwittingly benefitting UK industry, the brewing transatlantic trade war and much more during a wide-ranging, July 20, 2018, interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at the event outside of London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

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Andrew Kennedy, head of strategy at BAE Systems Military Air & Information, and Clive Morrison, the business unit’s operational requirements manager, discuss the Future Combat Air Strategy that was unveiled by UK Prime Minister Theresa May and Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson last week, the plan’s £2 billion Tempest combat aircraft program (led by BAE Systems in conjunction with Leonardo, Rolls-Royce and MBDA), why the aircraft should be seen as a “complementary capability into the future” with the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter versus a potential replacement for it and much more during a wide-ranging, July 20, 2018, interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow outside London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

PODCASTS
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On this week’s episode of the Defense & Aerospace Business Report podcast, sponsored by Bell, we discuss European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, 2019 National Defense Authorization Act deliberations on Capitol Hill, the outlook for US-UK fighter jet cooperation and more. Gordon Adams, PhD, American University professor emeritus and Stimson Center distinguished fellow, Byron Callan of Capital Alpha Partners,Teri Schultz, a freelance journalist who covers the European Union and NATO for Deutsche Welle and National Public Radio, and Sash Tusa of Agency Partners.

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Dr. Liam Fox, UK secretary of state for international trade and the nation’s former defense secretary, discusses the potential impact of transatlantic tariffs on the British economy, the trade message he’s taking to Washington during this week’s official visit, European defense spending, Brexit strategy, the politics of the newly announced Tempest fighter, the UK Department of Trade’s space agenda, priorities for the 2019 Strategic Defense and Security Review, and more in a July 20, 2018, interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow outside London. Our coverage was sponsored by Farnborough International and Leonardo DRS.

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