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February 11, 2016, 8:09 AM

Pentagon Enjoys U.S. FY 2017 Defense Budget Stability

Previous Congressional deal provides required funding for what is by far the world’s large defense spend

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Airbus Military might transfer production of the C212 utility aircraft to Ind...
Jul 8, 2011 - 6:22 AM
Airbus Military signed a strategic collaboration agreement with PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI), “to assist in the revitalization” of the state-owned compan
Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion-based flight deck of Embraer KC-390 tanker i...
Jul 8, 2011 - 6:22 AM
Rockwell Collins provided <b>AIN</b> with more details of the avionics for the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/brazil-commits-to-embraer-kc-390-2578
Chengdu’s latest surprise is this joined-wing UAV, seen outside the company’s...
Jul 8, 2011 - 6:22 AM
Photographs of a new Chinese UAV have been posted on Chinese websites.
The Raytheon SeaVue radar is carried in a radome beneath the Predator B, as s...
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
The appearance of the marinized variant of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-us-customs-agency-showcases-guardian-uas-30236/?no_cache=1
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
The commander of the Indian Air Force (IAF) said that the IAF would likely acquire at least six more Boeing C-17s and another six Lockheed Martin C-130J ai
The diminutive, hypersonic X-51A, an unmanned, scramjet-powered aircraft, is ...
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
A second test flight of the X-51A WaveRider has not gone according to plan.
A nearly-completed CH-47 Chinook inside the factory near Philadelphia. (Photo...
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
Boeing is investing $130 million to overhaul the Boeing CH-47 Chinook production line in Ridley Park, Pa., making it the largest capital investment made by
The wings and fuselage of the Neuron UCAV demonstrator were mated in early Ju...
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
Dassault released photographs of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/pan-european-neuron-ucav-comes-together-28445/">Neuron UCAV</a> (unmanned comba
Jun 30, 2011 - 8:06 AM
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Jun 28, 2011 - 11:17 AM
The McDonnell Douglas A-12 Avenger II’s radical, wedge-shaped design still looks exotic, even in the 20 years since the program was cancelled after an outl