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December 26, 2014, 7:00 AM

Singapore, Malaysia are Buying Aerostats for Surveillance

Aerostat manufacturer TCOM suggests the market is growing at the expense of other airborne solutions.

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The AMP program gives the legacy Hercules an all-glass, all-digital cockpit. ...
Jul 2, 2010 - 5:27 AM
Having been dogged by cost overruns, Boeing's avionics modernization program (AMP) for the C-130 Hercules has passed its Defense Acquisition Board Mileston
For the first VXX presidential helicopter competition,  AgustaWestland teamed...
Jul 2, 2010 - 5:19 AM
<link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-101-proposed-as-presidential-helicopter-25126/ _blank>Boeing's controversial embrace</link> of the AgustaWestlan
Boeing and Eurocopter displayed at the ILA Berlin Air Show a tandem-rotor con...
Jun 18, 2010 - 12:01 PM
Boeing and Eurocopter have agreed to cooperate on a future transport helicopter (FTH) and at the ILA Berlin Air Show both companies displayed a tandem-roto
Eurocopter is proposing an updated NH-90, above, for the German navy....
Jun 18, 2010 - 11:51 AM
Eurocopter was eyeing new German military requirements at the ILA Berlin Air Show earlier this month, even as it defended its delivery performance on the G
Grob Aircraft is developing the G120TP, a turboprop version of its G115/120 p...
Jun 18, 2010 - 11:46 AM
Grob Aircraft is developing a turboprop version of its G115/G120 series of primary trainers.
Lockheed Martin predicts the average cost of the F-35 should be about the sam...
Jun 18, 2010 - 11:43 AM
<b></b> Despite <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/massive-cost-increase-projected-for-lockheed-martin-f-35-24189/?no
Jun 12, 2010 - 2:55 AM
Boeing has been awarded a three-year $9.8 million contract from the U.S.
Jun 8, 2010 - 12:26 PM
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">Yesterday, Boeing licensed the rights to AgustaWestland’s AW101 for the purpose of entering it
The largest customer to date for the KC-130J tanker is the U.S. Marine Corps,...
Jun 3, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Lockheed Martin on May 27 announced the award of a $245 million contract covering the supply through Foreign Military Sales of three KC-130J Hercules tanke