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New-builds now preferred to previous plans to acquire used aircraft.
Under a contract awarded last summer, Northrop Grumman will build a sense-and-avoid system engineering development model by December.
The arsenal plane is one of the R&D efforts being pursued by the Pentagon's Strategic Capabilities Office, said Defense Secretary Ash Carter.
Official unveiling of the T-X shows 3D thrust vectoring, stealth features.
The National Commission on the Future of the Army has recommended that the Army National Guard keep some AH-64 Apache attack helicopters.
The basic development plan for the Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) was recently agreed, according to Russian media.
New revelations show continuing vulnerability of satellite datalinks.
The Ilyushin Il-106 could be a replacement for the An-124s that are no longer supported by Ukraine.
The Army is transitioning its basic training and basic combat skills training flying from the Bell TH-67 Creek and OH-58A/C Kiowa Warrior to the UH-72A.
The U.S. Air Force served notice that it will