New Article information at Airforce Technology New and updated information from Article listed on en-us New Article information at Airforce Technology Mirach 40 (M-40) Integrated Aerial Target System Mirach 40 (M-40) is a re-usable integrated aerial target system developed by Leonardo to support the training requirement of the armed forces worldwide. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT All a Kaggle: DSTL teamup identifies novel ways to evaluate defence data The UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) recently partnered with Kaggle, the world’s largest data science competition community, to identify novel methods to evaluate large, complex data sets. The competition attracted over 5,000 sub… Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fury Precision-Guided Weapon The Fury is a lightweight, precision-guided glide weapon developed by Thales in association with Textron Systems Weapon and Sensor Systems. Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 76 In this issue: The UK’s new virtual training capability, how small businesses can secure MoD contracts, benefits of networking radios for dismounted combat, contenders for the US Marine Corps’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle, improving MRO availability wit… Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:36:00 GMT May's top stories: USAF test-fires Minuteman III, New Zealand requests P-8A Poseidon aircraft The USAF conducted a further test-fire of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), US DSCA notified Congress of a potential $1.46bn foreign military sale of P-8A aircraft to New Zealand. wraps-up the… Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT C-212-400 Maritime Patrol Aircraft EADS CASA (now Airbus Defence and Space) supplied more than 483 C-212 aircraft to 92 operators worldwide, including the Spanish and Portuguese Air Forces, by the end of 2016. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT PC-1 Multipurpose Quadcopter PC-1 lightweight, vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) multi-rotor helicopter is currently operational with the Armed Forces of Ukraine, and manufactured by Ukrainian drone maker, Ukrspecsystems. Wed, 31 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft SkyGuardian is a next-generation, type-certifiable variant of Predator B (MQ-9B) multi-mission remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) developed by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI), a company based in the US. Wed, 31 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Z-19E Light Attack Helicopter The Z-19E light attack helicopter, an export variant of Z-19 Harbin armed and reconnaissance helicopter, performed its maiden flight in May. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Snipe Nano Quadrotor UAS The latest tactical unmanned aircraft system (UAS) introduced by AeroVironment, the Snipe Nano quadrotor is intended for close-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions. Wed, 17 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indago 3 Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) The Indago 3 quad-rotor unmanned aerial system (UAS) is the newest variant of the Indago UAS developed by Lockheed Martin. Thu, 11 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 75 In this issue: The race for satellite servicing robots in the US, Finland’s defence upgrades, replacing the Royal Navy’s Harpoon missiles, why NATO must adapt to survive, and more. Wed, 10 May 2017 12:01:00 GMT Su-30SM Multirole Fighter Aircraft The Su-30SM is a multirole fighter aircraft developed by JSC Sukhoi Design Bureau for the Russian Air Force. Fri, 05 May 2017 13:30:00 GMT Hongdu L-15B Combat Trainer Hongdu L-15B is a new twin-seat combat trainer aircraft developed by Hongdu Aviation Industry Group (HAIG), part of China Aviation Industry Corporation (AVIC), for the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF). Thu, 04 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: Boeing wins $2.2bn contract, Israel commissions David's Sling Boeing secured a $2.2bn contract to modernise maritime patrol capabilities of P-8A Poseidon aircraft worldwide, Israel commissioned David's Sling missile defence system. wraps-up the key headlines from April 2017. Wed, 03 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Su-34 (Su-32) Fullback Fighter Bomber Also known as Su-27IB, the Su-34 fighter bomber has been developed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau Joint Stock Company, Moscow and the Novosibirsk Aircraft Production Association at Novosibirsk, Russia. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:02:00 GMT Zephyr S High-Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) The Zephyr S next-generation High-Altitude Pseudo Satellite (HAPS) is a new variant of the Zephyr family of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) owned by Airbus Defence and Space. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT H215M Multi-Role Helicopter The H215M multi-role helicopter is a military variant of the H215 civil helicopter produced by Airbus Helicopters. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT C-130J Hercules Tactical Transport Aircraft The Lockheed Martin C-130 is US Air Force's principal tactical cargo and personnel transport aircraft. The C-130J Hercules is the latest model, featuring a glass cockpit, digital avionics and a new propulsion system with a six-bladed propeller. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 74 In this issue: The EU army that isn’t an army, BAE Systems on cyber security skills, innovation in explosive trace detection, Airbus’ high-altitude pseudo-satellite, the UK’s $1bn deal for US-built Predator B aircraft, piracy in Somalia after Operati… Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:42:00 GMT