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 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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Dec 17, 2009 - 5:37 AM
As partner governments head for another showdown with EADS over the climbing costs and lengthy delays associated with the Airbus Military A400M, there was
Dec 15, 2009 - 11:13 AM
Capitol Hill observers expect the House and Senate conference committee on defense appropriations to issue its final report this week.
Nov 24, 2009 - 4:05 AM
how do you top an event that broke airshow records in 2007 when it generated $155 billion worth of business in just five days– roughly equivalent to the gr
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Nov 20, 2009 - 9:35 AM
The Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) for the UAE passed its critical design review phase, keeping the program on schedule.
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Nov 20, 2009 - 9:30 AM
The debut of the Boeing AH-6i light attack/reconnaissance helicopter at the Dubai Airshow this month was just the latest iteration in this aircraft’s long
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Nov 20, 2009 - 9:29 AM
Although the supply of French Rafale combat jets to the UAE was not finalized at the Dubai Airshow, there were plenty of indications that negotiations are
Nov 20, 2009 - 9:25 AM
Breaking with a tradition that has seen major military procurements signed and announced only in Abu Dhabi, the UAE government sealed deals for new trainin
Nov 20, 2009 - 9:20 AM
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Nov 16, 2009 - 8:38 AM
Following the selection in February of the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master for its advanced trainer and light combat aircraft needs, the United Arab Emirates
Nov 16, 2009 - 7:44 AM
Officials from Team Rafale are quietly confident that a deal for up to 60 airplanes will be made with the United Arab Emirates.