The world-famous biennial event returned in July to showcase the best of UK...
RQ-11B Raven Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV)
The RQ-11B Raven (Raven B) is a lightweight and low-altitude, remote-controlled, man-portable unmanned air vehicle (UAV) system designed and developed for the US Armed Forces by AeroVironment, a company based in the US.
USAF awards $792m LSA to Northrop’s OmegA rocket development
The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a Launch Services Agreement (LSA) worth approximately $792m to Northrop Grumman to support the service’s Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) programme.
ECS to support GATES upgrade project for USTRANSCOM and AMC
Advanced solutions and services provider ECS has been selected as the prime awardee for a new contract to develop and sustain the Global Air Transportation Execution System (GATES) for the US Air Force’s (USAF) Air Mobility Command (AMC).
L3 Technologies opens expanded pilot training facility in Arlington, Texas
US aerospace and defence company L3 Technologies has opened its newly expanded pilot training centre facility in Arlington, Texas.
Aerojet tests DMRJ engine to support hypersonic aircraft development
Aerospace and defence company Aerojet Rocketdyne has successfully tested a dual-mode ramjet / scramjet (DMRJ) engine that would support the development of new hypersonic aircraft.
Canada seeks $300m sale of King Air 350ER ISR aircraft from US
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale of King Air 350ER intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft to Canada.
Farnborough International Airshow 2018: the future of flight
The world-famous biennial event returned in July to showcase the best of UK and international aerospace and defence. While this year’s military aerial displays were limited, the hectares of exhibition space were crammed with aircraft and the systems that support them. We report on the latest military aircraft, innovations, stories and contracts to come out of Farnborough 2018.
Construction begins on Airbus aircraft spare parts logistics centre
Construction work has commenced on a new military aircraft spare parts logistics centre at Manching to the north of Munich, Germany.
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