Defense

News and issues relating to the defense aerospace business, with emphasis on current/in-use, in-development and prospective programs for manned military aircraft, unmanned combat aircraft vehicles (UCAVs), military aircraft engines, avionics, missiles, bombs, guidance systems and ground-based air-defense systems.

December 18, 2014, 7:23 AM

Limited Choices for F-35 Heavy Maintenance, U.S. Confirms

Security is a major factor driving assignments of airframe and engine MRO work for the stealth fighter

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Mar 15, 2010 - 7:19 AM
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) flew the prototype of its Surion utility helicopter for the first time on March 10.
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Mar 9, 2010 - 5:46 AM
EADS will receive an extra €2 billion to continue the A400M program, as well as a loan of €1.5 billion to be repaid as a levy on future exports of the airl
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Mar 9, 2010 - 5:21 AM
A version of the Boeing 767 dubbed “NewGen Tanker” will win the reopened U.S.
Feb 19, 2010 - 5:06 AM
BAE Systems agreed to pay a $400 million fine to settle a U.S.
Feb 19, 2010 - 5:04 AM
India will test fly, in 2012, its indigenous airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) system integrated onboard a modified Embraer EMB 145, an official i
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Feb 19, 2010 - 4:59 AM
The Sikorsky S-92A will take over search-and-rescue helicopter (SAR-H) duties in the UK, following selection of the Soteria Consortium by the UK Ministry o
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Feb 19, 2010 - 4:42 AM
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is proposing aerial tanker versions of business jets such as the Gulfstream G550.
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Feb 19, 2010 - 4:26 AM
Brazil’s purchase of 36 new fighters has pitted the air force’s preference for the Saab Gripen, backed by a 10-month technical report, against a presidenti
Feb 18, 2010 - 11:49 AM
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Feb 18, 2010 - 5:53 AM
Evergreen Helicopters is flying in unmanned systems teams using an Elbit Systems Skylark I mini man-pack UAV to map Haitian relief.