Analysis

  • October’s top news stories

    US DoD and Lockheed cut F-35 price under $11.5bn deal, US approved $3.5bn sale of 16 H-47 Chinook helicopters to UK, and production began on Qatari Amiri Air Force’s Typhoon...

  • Protecting pilots’ eyes from laser attacks

    Laser attacks on pilots, although not new, are growing in frequency and severity around the world. Andrew Tunnicliffe talks to BAE Systems’ Dr Mark Bray about the risks they pose...

  • Inside the multi-domain wargame with Lockheed Martin

    The multi-domain battlespace is heating up with governments and industry spending heavily. Andy Tunnicliffe talks to Lockheed Martin’s Kimberly Ponders to find out which technologies will support militaries in working...

  • Hypersonic weapons: can anyone stop them?

    In August the US Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin a $480million contract to develop a second hypersonic weapon prototype – the Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) – following a previous,...

  • September’s top news stories

    USAF awarded Boeing $9.2bn contract for T-X trainer aircraft, KBRwyle won prime position on US DoD’s $28bn IAC MAC programme, and Qatar’s £5bn Typhoon and Hawk deal with BAE became...

  • August’s top news stories

    Leidos won $620m support contract for USAF’s F-16 avionics shops, USAF awarded $480m contract for Lockheed’s hypersonic weapon design, and RAAF’s KC-30A tanker delivered fuel during Operation Okra. Airforce-Technology.com wraps...