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.

November 19, 2014, 9:28 AM

Brazil Plans To Buy More than 100 Gripens

The nation’s air force intends to eventually replace all three of its existing combat aircraft with the Swedish jet.

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Jul 24, 2009 - 5:03 AM
Israel’s Urban Aeronautics is ground-testing its unmanned Mule fancraft, an unconventional rotorcraft featuring two shrouded main rotors in tandem configur
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Jul 22, 2009 - 11:10 AM
The Romanian air force took delivery of its first <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/boeing-opts-out-of-c-27j-producti
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Jul 22, 2009 - 7:59 AM
Boeing unveiled the first <link airshow-convention-news/paris-air-show/single-publication-story/article/super-hornet-growing-in-export-stature/?no_cache=1&
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Jul 22, 2009 - 7:55 AM
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is proceeding with a controversial upgrade of 30 SA330 Puma helicopters that have already been operated by the Royal Air F
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Jul 22, 2009 - 7:50 AM
As negotiations to secure a future for Europe’s <link news/single-news-page/article/how-europes-a400m-airlifter-failed-to-take-off/ _blank>troubled A400M a
Jun 29, 2009 - 11:46 AM
If you can imagine the Paris Air Show as a stock market then what happened at this year’s event (held from June 15 to 21) was nothing less than a rally, sp
Jun 25, 2009 - 11:58 AM
One key benefit of the future GPS III satellites that the DOD plans to launch in 2014 is that they will transmit a second civil aviation signal, called L-5
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Jun 19, 2009 - 11:26 AM
Technical negotiations with the United Arab Emirates for what will be the <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/uae-negot
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Jun 18, 2009 - 12:24 PM
Israel’s Elbit showed the latest member of its UAV family for the first time at the Paris Air Show in June.
Jun 18, 2009 - 12:23 PM
Northrop Grumman has now equipped more than 400 aircraft of 42 types with its AAQ-24(V) Nemesis directed infrared countermeasures system, which is designed