All articles by Umesh Ellichipuram

Umesh Ellichipuram

Vocera to provide communication solution to US Air Force and Navy

US-based clinical communication and workflow solution provider Vocera Communications has received an authority to operate (ATO) from the Department of Defense (DoD), extending the deployment of the Vocera Badge beyond the US Army to facilities in the airforce and navy.

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USAF implements new warfighting approaches to meet future threats

The US Air Force (USAF) leaders have directed the implementation of a new warfighting planning process, which aims to allow the airforce to address future threats more efficiently.

Terma introduces self-protection capability for T-50 light combat aircraft

Terma has introduced the self-protection capability of the F-16 for the T-50 light-combat aircraft (LCA) at Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition (ADEX 2017) this year.

Harris wins $133m contract to supply electronic jammers for F/A-18 aircraft

Harris has secured a $133m contract to supply electronic jammers for the F/A-18F Super Hornet and F/A-18 Hornet aircraft operated by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and the US Navy respectively.

Cobham to deliver antenna suite for KAI’s KF-X fighter

Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) has contracted Cobham Antenna Systems to provide antenna suite for the future Korean Fighter Experimental (KF-X) multi-role fighter aircraft.

Indra to develop trainer for A330 MRTT aerial refuelling tanker pilots

Indra has been selected to develop a trainer for Airbus Defence and Space’s (Airbus D&S) A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT).

French Air Force deploys equipment in support of Exercise Aurora 17

The French Air Force has deployed two SAMP/T sections, two Crotale weapon systems and a 3D Air Defence Management Centre (CMD3D) in support of Exercise Aurora 17.

USAF to conduct cold weather testing on F-35A aircraft at Eielson AFB

The US Air Force (USAF) is set to conduct cold weather testing on F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter in a bid to ensure that the fifth-generation multi-role fighter aircraft performs optimally in harsh weather conditions.

US approves $2.404bn sale of F-16 Fighting Falcon upgrade to Greece

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of an estimated $2.404bn possible foreign military sale of the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft upgrade to Greece.