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January 22, 2015, 3:23 PM

Big Air Effort for Small Reward Over Iraq, Syria

Strict rules of engagement and scarce targets, result in most combat aircraft sorties returning with weapons unexpended

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Jan 30, 2010 - 9:26 PM
The design maybe 40 years old, but there is plenty of life left in the F-15 Eagle fighter.
Jan 28, 2010 - 4:19 AM
BAE Systems is offering technology and systems integration expertise to ship owners whose vessels are threatened by pirates in locations such as off the So
Jan 28, 2010 - 4:05 AM
The U.S.
Jan 28, 2010 - 4:04 AM
Helicopters can perform a wide array of useful tasks that cannot be done at all or as well in a fixed-wing aircraft, so it probably stands to reason that a
Jan 28, 2010 - 3:58 AM
Taiwan’s Aero Industrial Development Corp.
Jan 27, 2010 - 10:43 AM
When Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) developed the T-50 Golden Eagle in partnership with Lockheed Martin in 2001 hopes were high in South Korea that the o
Jan 27, 2010 - 10:42 AM
GKN Aerospace has delivered the first windshields as part of a contract with Boeing to design and develop, bird-strike test and qualify the new anti-spall
Jan 27, 2010 - 10:19 AM
Singapore last year joined the expanding list of countries that have tested and/or introduced the ScanEagle, a UAV that was designed in the 1990s as a mari
Jan 27, 2010 - 9:57 AM
EADS is moving forward with its Talarion medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) UAV, with an eye to flying it in 2014.
Jan 27, 2010 - 9:52 AM
With its first A400M in the air, Airbus Military is embarking on an intensive flight trials campaign, with the aim of clearing the baseline common standard