The US Navy is looking for a drone equipped with artificial intelligence to...
Embraer to conduct flight trials of KC-390 aircraft in US
Embraer is set to conduct a series of flight trials of its new KC-390 multi-mission military transport and tanker jet in the US.
Improving airfield repairs with AI drones
The US Navy is looking for a drone equipped with artificial intelligence to speed up the repair of damaged airfields. Claire Apthorp looks at the current airfield maintenance process to find out where the weaknesses lie, and ask how intelligent unmanned systems could improve the speed and efficiency of repairs.
USAF awards $349.6m contract to support Joint STARS
The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded an E-8C joint surveillance target attack radar system (Joint STARS) support contract, worth $349.6m, to Northrop Grumman.
USAF to perform repairs on F-35A Lightning II fighter jet
The US Air Force’s (USAF) 366th Equipment Maintenance Squadron (EMS) moved an F-35A Lightning II fighter jet to Hill Air Force Base (AFB) in Utah, US, where the aircraft will undergo repairs.
Tapestry to develop advanced airdrop mission planning software
Boeing company Tapestry Solutions has secured a contract to develop advanced mission planning software for airdrop missions for the US Air Force’s (USAF) C-17 and C-130 military transport aircraft.
Northrop wins RAAF’s C-27J Spartan aircraft support contract
Northrop Grumman has secured a A$200m ($151.3m) contract to support the Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) fleet of C-27J Spartan battlefield airlifter.
Thales and Dassault to upgrade Mirage 2000-9 fleet in UAE
Thales and Dassault Aviation are set to upgrade the UAE Armed forces’ Mirage 2000-9 fleet.
JASDF’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye conducts first flight
The Japan Air Self Defense Force’s (JASDF) E-2D Advanced Hawkeye (AHE) has made its first flight on 9 October.
AMMROC and BAE to support UAE’s Hawk aircraft fleet
Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center (AMMROC) and BAE Systems have agreed to support the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force’s fleet of Hawk aircraft.
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