Editorial Calendar and Guidelines

Editorial Calendar

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*Branch Chief Messaging and Advertiser Spotlight in EVERY issue*


Jun 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: May 12, 2024
Material Deadline: May 19, 2024

SPECIAL OPERATIONS AVIATION – U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command and 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne), the Night Stalkers, aircraft, mission equipment, training and personnel updates.

ARMING THE FORCE – Weapons – Air-to-Air missiles, Air-to-Ground Missile Systems (AGMS), Guns, Pods and Turrets, Launchers, Tactical Aviation & Ground Munitions (TAGM), Aviation Rockets and Small Guided Munitions (ARSGM), Directed Energy systems, FARA and FLRAA weapon systems.


Jul 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: June 13, 2024
Material Deadline: June 20, 2024

AVIATION SURVIVABILITY – Aircraft Survivability Equipment, countermeasures, sensors, Electro-optical (EO) and Infrared (IR), radars; missile warning systems, radar warning receivers & tactics, Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE)

SIMULATION & TRAINING – Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, Flight Training, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE), Evaluation and Standardization, Aerial Gunnery, Combat Training Centers.

EXPERIMENTAL DEMONSTRATION GATEWAY EVENT (EDGE) – AFC’s FVL Cross-Functional Team (CFT) annual experiment focused on modernization of all facets of Army Aviation operations and sustainment.


Bonus Distribution at ASE in Huntsville, AL
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Aug/Sep 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: August 15, 2024
Material Deadline: August 22, 2024

BLUE BOOK DIRECTORY – The year-round desk reference of all key US Army Aviation personnel with photos and contact info. Over 50 pages of the “Who’s Who” in our Branch. Your ad could be facing the decision makers you want to reach!

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Oct 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: September 13, 2024
Material Deadline: September 20, 2024

STATE OF THE ENTERPRISE AVIATION LEADERSHIP BRIEFS 6 MONTHS AFTER THE SUMMIT – 2,000+ at the second largest annual gathering of the community

2 OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE PRICE OF 1 AD – Your ad in the magazine and reprinted in the Cribbins Exhibit Show Guide handed to all attendees.

AVIATION SUSTAINMENT & ACQUISITION – AMCOM Commanding General updates maintenance , supply, resources, operations. PEO Aviation on acquisition.

AVIATION SUPPORT – Project Manager Aviation Mission Systems & Architecture, Modular Open Systems Architecture (MOSA) updates. Tugs, stands, aviation ground power unit (AGPU), cranes, tool sets, carts, ground handling equipment.

AVIATION SOLDIER SUPPORT – Aircrew clothing, body armor, integrated helmet systems, survival kits, microclimate cooling systems, oxygen delivery systems, Electronic Data Manager (EDM), laser eye protection.

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Nov 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: October 13, 2024
Material Deadline: October 20, 2024


UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS – Drones, operations, training & maintenance; UAS autonomy and artificial intelligence, Air Launched Effects (ALE), Gray Eagle Mobile Machine Interface (GEMMI)

FIXED WING UPDATE – Aircraft utilization, training, support for the fleet including special electronic mission aircraft (SEMA): C-12/C12S, C-20/C37 (Gulfstream), C-25, C-147, T-6, UC-35 (Citation) and UV-18.

AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES – ATC equipment, airborne and ground traffic, flight plan data, management of logs, records, files and tape recordings of voice communications, radar, radios, Imagery, video and aircraft recognition and training. Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B).

PROJECT CONVERGENCE – Army Futures Command’s annual Joint Force Experiment – artificial intelligence/machine learning enabled battlefield management system.

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Dec 2024

Insertion Order Deadline: November 14, 2024
Material Deadline: November 21, 2024

INDUSTRY PARTNERS DIRECTORY – ‘Who’s Who” in Army Aviation Industry and Suppliers. Affordable, high visibility, industry year-round desk reference!

ACQUISITION PROCESS – Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology) & Army Contracting Command.

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT/SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY – Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Technology Applications Project Office (TAPO), Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Centers and Additive Manufacturing.

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