Aviation Desk Editor, IHS Jane’s Aerospace & Defence
After joining IHS Jane’s as the UK-based Aviation Reporter in 2007, Mr. Gareth Jennings has been the Aviation Desk Editor since late 2008. His specialism is in military aviation, including fixed- and rotary-winged, unmanned and air-launched weaponry. He is interested in all aspects of defense journalism and has been embedded twice with U.S. forces in Afghanistan. In 2010, Mr. Jennings was awarded the Aerospace Journalist of the Year Award (AJOYA) for the best defense submission and was shortlisted for the Aerospace Media Awards in 2014. Prior to his time at IHS Jane’s, Mr. Jennings spent eight years with BAE Systems at the company’s Air Traffic and Fighter Control College in South Wales, followed by studies to complete his post-graduate diploma in Journalism at Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, U.K.