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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Jun 17, 2009 - 11:34 AM
With the recent handover flights from the commercial factory to Boeing Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) in Seattle, the P-8A Poseidon next-generation marit
Jun 17, 2009 - 11:32 AM
Airbus has presented “a realistic development and production schedule” to the A400M partner nations, CEO Tom Enders said here in Paris on Tuesday.
Jun 17, 2009 - 10:21 AM
One of the more unusual debutants at this year’s airshow is Israel Aerospace Industries’ HAROP loitering munition.
Jun 17, 2009 - 10:18 AM
On Tuesday Patria handed over the first serial production upgraded Hawk trainer to the Finnish air force here at the Paris Air Show.
Jun 17, 2009 - 10:12 AM
After a difficult period in which the whole program’s future lay in doubt, AgustaWestland’s Future Lynx has emerged with a new name–AW159 Lynx Wildcat–and
Jun 17, 2009 - 10:07 AM
Another airshow, another photo opportunity with the F-35 partner nations.
Jun 17, 2009 - 10:01 AM
“Une fois Mirage, toujours Mirage!” insists Thierry Goetschmann.
Jun 17, 2009 - 9:56 AM
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control has announced that it is to supply the Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod to the Royal Saudi Air Force.
Jun 17, 2009 - 9:53 AM
Eurofighter hopes that the four partner nations will agree the technical specification for an active array radar for the Typhoon by year-end.
Jun 17, 2009 - 9:49 AM
Thales, Europe’s third largest civil and defense aerospace group, makes its first appearance at Le Bourget since it acquired a new shareholder and executiv