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.
Thales and Leonardo demonstrate new aircraft protection system
Thales has collaborated with Leonardo to conduct live-fire exercises that demonstrated the advanced capabilities of their end-to-end missile warning and protection system built to safeguard aircraft.
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.
Indian Air Force completes development trials of Astra BVR-AAM
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has completed development trials of the Astra beyond visual range air-to-air missile (Astra BVR-AAM).
IAF flight test fires Astra BVRAAM missile from Su-30 aircraft
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has successfully carried out test firing of its domestically manufactured Astra beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM).
Nammo completes first live fire trials of GAU-22 gun for F-35 aircraft
Norwegian / Finnish aerospace and defence group Nordic Ammunition Company (Nammo) has concluded the maiden live fire trials of the GAU-22 Gatling gun.
Stark delivers first US-built Arrow 3 canister to IAI
Stark has carried out the delivery of the first ‘Made in Mississippi’ Arrow 3 anti-ballistic missile canister to Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI).
Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Satellite System
The Advanced Extremely High-Frequency (AEHF) system is a series of six military communication satellites planned to replace the currently in-orbit Milstar system.
Russian anti-ballistic test missile launched in Kazakhstan
The Russian military has successfully conducted the launch of an anti-ballistic test missile at the Sary-Shagan test ground in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
NSPA receives first lot of precision-guided munitions
The Nato Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) has received the first shipment of air-to-ground Precision Guided Munitions (PGMs) for an initial acquisition value of approximately $20m.
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