Steve Trimble

Defense Editor

Washington, DC

Summary

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

Born in a U.S. Air Force family, he grew up on military bases around the world and came to Washington DC in 1997 to work for Army Times Publishing Co. as a journalist. Steve helped launch the Military.com portal in 2000, then joined the editorial team for Aviation Week’s web site in 2001. He reported on the Pentagon for Aerospace Daily in 2002 and 2003.

From September 2003 to September 2018, Steve covered defense and aviation issues and managed staff as the US bureau chief for Jane’s Defence Weekly and later FlightGlobal. He has covered aviation stories on six continents and won several multiple awards, including the 2017 Aerospace Media Awards honor for Best In-Depth Feature on the effort to revive Russia’s commercial aviation industry.

 

Articles

U.S. Air Force Launches Three-Year Fielding Plan For Skyborg Weapons

By Steve Trimble Jul 07, 2020
Part-cruise missile and part-unmanned aircraft system, Skyborg is set to redefine air combat operations.
Aircraft & Propulsion

The Weekly Debrief: Griffin's Departure Marks End Of Transformative Chapter In DOD Tech

By Steve Trimble Jul 06, 2020
Michael Griffin, U.S. defense undersecretary for Research and Engineering, leaves behind a new model for advanced technology development in the Pentagon that seeks to deliver capabilities years faster than the system he inherited.
Budget, Policy & Operations

Indonesia Formalizes MV-22 Interest With U.S. Export OK

By Steve Trimble Jul 06, 2020
In response to a request by Indonesia of a potential sale, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on July 6 that Indonesia is eligible to import the U.S. Marine Corps version of the twin-engine tiltrotor. 
Budget, Policy & Operations

 

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