The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) recently awarded Lockheed Martin a $26.3m...
- Agents of SHiELD – the US Air Force’s new aircraft-mounted laser weapon
- Elbit to set up simulators for IAF’s C-130H and C-130J aircraft
- Indra develops new simulator for Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft
- RSAF participates in joint military training with IAF
- Lockheed Martin wins C-130J Super Hercules training contracts
USAF’s AGE flight implements new aircraft training programme
The US Air Force’s (USAF) 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE) flight has implemented a new 32-day programme to boost the training for three-level airmen on the F-16 Fighting Falcon and F-35A Lightning II aircraft.
Agents of SHiELD – the US Air Force’s new aircraft-mounted laser weapon
The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) recently awarded Lockheed Martin a $26.3m contract to design, develop and produce an aircraft-mounted high-power fibre laser. It forms one part of the Self-protect High Energy Laser Demonstrator (SHiELD) programme, which aims to demonstrate the ability of an airborne protective laser system by 2021. Berenice Baker speaks to Lockheed Martin about the significance of the programme.
USAFCENT establishes new Coalition Aviation Advisory and Training team in Iraq
The US Air Forces Central Command (USAFCENT), in collaboration with the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve, has set up a new Coalition Aviation Advisory and Training Team (CAATT) in Iraq.
Elbit to set up simulators for IAF’s C-130H and C-130J aircraft
Elbit Systems has secured a contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense to provide and operate simulators for the Israeli Air Force (IAF) aircraft fleet.
Indra develops new simulator for Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft
Indra is developing a new simulator for Eurofighter Typhoon multi-role combat aircraft, under an agreement signed between the German and Spanish defence ministries.
RSAF participates in joint military training with IAF
The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) is participating in a joint military training (JMT) alongside the Indian Air Force (IAF).
Lockheed Martin wins C-130J Super Hercules training contracts
Lockheed Martin has secured six new contracts, with a total value of $198.4m, to improve training for C-130 airmen and operators across the globe.
Elbit inaugurates mission training centre for Colombian Air Force
Elbit Systems has inaugurated its multi-cockpit mission training centre (MTC) for the Colombian Air Force.
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