Gareth Jennings

Aviation Desk Editor, Jane’s Aerospace & Defense, Jane’s by IHS Markit


London, UK


Mr. Gareth Jennings has been editor of the Aviation Desk at Jane's since late 2008. His specialism is 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 in Afghanistan twice with American forces. 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. In 2007, he joined Jane's, now a part of IHS Markit. Previously, 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 postgraduate diploma in Journalism at Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK.