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August 26, 2015, 10:07 AM

Neuron Program Completes Stealth Test Flights

Pan-European UCAV demonstrator advances, while progress with the all-British equivalent remains unclear

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Two Chengdu JF-17 Thunders from the Pakistan air force’s No. 26 Squadron made...
Aug 6, 2010 - 5:34 AM
In the same week that the Chengdu JF-17 Thunder combat aircraft made its <link news/single-news-page/article/pakistans-jf-17-thunders-onto-the-farnborough-
Japan could build more Mitsubishi F-2s while it decides on a future fighter. ...
Aug 6, 2010 - 5:31 AM
Japan is examining the possibility of continuing production of the Mitsubishi F-2 to bolster its fighter fleet in the face of growing Chinese capability, a
Narrower at the waist and leaner in fuel burn than the C-17A, Boeing’s propos...
Aug 6, 2010 - 5:29 AM
Boeing has revealed its latest thinking on how the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-logs-new-c-17-prospect-and-more-orders-23416 _blank>C-17 heav
Embraer suggests a global market of around 700 aircraft in the KC-390 class. ...
Aug 6, 2010 - 5:26 AM
During the Farnborough airshow in late July, the Brazilian air force announced its intention to acquire 28 <link news/single-news-page/article/embraer-look
In addition to carrying a nose-mounted turret, the Insitu Integrator can carr...
Aug 6, 2010 - 5:23 AM
Insitu, a subsidiary of Boeing, has won the U.S.
Aug 3, 2010 - 10:54 AM
It was an airshow planned and prepared for during the worst of the past two years of economic downturn and yet Farnborough International 2010 ended up deli
Jul 25, 2010 - 5:04 AM
Esterline CMC Electronics secured a follow-on order from Sikorsky for flight management systems in Black Hawk helicopters.
Jul 25, 2010 - 4:59 AM
A quick turnaround in aerospace and defense is unlikely, since the industries still face huge challenges, according to business advisor AlixPartners.
Airbus Military’s A400M will fly home from Farnborough, having impressed show...
Jul 21, 2010 - 12:39 PM
The Royal Air Force (RAF) will emerge from the current UK Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) with only two types of airlifter, two types of fight
Jul 21, 2010 - 10:46 AM
Northrop Grumman rolled out the X-47B UCAS-D (unmanned combat air system-demonstrator) in December 2008 and since then has been busy preparing the first of