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Jane's Defence Weekly

Jane's Defence Weekly
Cover for 18 March 2013 edition.
Editor Peter Felstead[1]
Features Editor Kate Tringham[1]
Europe Editor Nicholas de Larrinaga[1]
Asia Pacific Editor James Hardy[1]
Middle East/Africa Editor Jeremy Binnie[1]
Staff writers
Categories Defence
Frequency Weekly
Publisher Sean Howe, SVP, IHS Inc
Paid circulation 2,717[2]
Unpaid circulation 24,886[2]
Total circulation
(June 2012)
27,603[2]
Year founded 1984[3]
Company IHS Inc.
Country England
Based in Coulsdon, Surrey
Language English
Website /products.com.janes//wwwhttp:
ISSN 0265-3818
OCLC number 613908494

Jane's Defence Weekly (abbreviated as JDW) is a weekly magazine reporting on military and corporate affairs, edited by Peter Felstead. It is one of a number of military-related publications named after John F. T. Jane, an Englishman who first published Jane's All the World's Fighting Ships in 1898. It is a unit of Jane's Information Group, which was purchased by IHS in 2007.[4][5] The magazine has a large circulation and is frequently cited in publications worldwide.[6][7][8][9][10]

Contents

  • History 1
    • Samuel Loring Morison 1.1
  • References 2
  • External links 3

History

Jane's Defence Weekly was established in 1984 replacing the now-defunct Jane's Defence Review.[3]

Samuel Loring Morison

In 1984, only months after the magazine was established, Jane's Defence Weekly gained worldwide attention after printing several images from an American spy satellite of the Nikolaiev 444 shipyard in the Black Sea, showing a Kiev-class aircraft carrier under construction.[11] The images were leaked by Samuel Loring Morison, an American intelligence professional, leading to the only conviction ever passed against a US government official for giving classified information to the press.[11][12]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f Editorial Team"Jane's Defence Weekly". Janes.com. Retrieved 26 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Business TRAC - June 2012" (PDF).  
  3. ^ a b information"Jane's Defence Weekly". Aeroflight.co.uk. 19 August 2012. Retrieved 26 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "IHS posts lower profit as costs rise". Reuters. 22 March 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "IHS acquires Jane's Information Group". Bizcommunity.com. 3 July 2007. Retrieved 12 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Israel masses troops on border - World".  
  7. ^ Knight, Will (4 August 2004). "'"North Korean hybrid missiles 'could threaten US.  
  8. ^ "Daily News from Korea - British Publication Warns of North Korean Missiles".  
  9. ^ "'"Asia-Pacific | N Korea missiles 'could reach US. BBC News. 3 August 2004. Retrieved 26 March 2013. 
  10. ^ "Soviet Agents Joined UK Missile-base Protest: magazine".  
  11. ^ a b https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=XyMjAAAAIBAJ&sjid=c84FAAAAIBAJ&pg=4321,5157743
  12. ^ Lewis, Anthony (3 March 2001). "Abroad at Home; The Pardons in Perspective". The New York Times. 

External links

  • Official website


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