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The capability to operate in contested environments, autonomy and networking will be key future capabilities, experts say.
Mil Mi-17/24/35 rotorcraft are a key weapon against terrorism for the African state.
The service announced the name of the new long-range strike bomber after a suspenseful build-up at the annual Air Force Association conference.
Insulating material around an avionics cooling line in a fuel tank was found to be shedding, the F-35 Joint Program Office said.
At the Africa Aerospace and Defence Show, the first export examples were shown equipped with Chinese weapons
The case could set a legal precedent on armed forces' buying decisions.
The SPECTRO XR is a long-range, multispectral sensor ball for ISR and targeting, with a launch customer
The manufacturer and partner Saab of Sweden rolled out the new jet during a rousing ceremony in St. Louis.
The manufacturer plans to produce 150 JDAM tail kits each day from its St. Charles, Mo., facility, and more if necessary.
The improved systems offers significant weight saving as well as a smoother ride