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.
Battle lines were drawn here this week for round three of the Great Tanker War.
Hermes 90, the latest member of Elbit’s UAV family, is on show here at Paris for the first time.
Engine consortium Europrop International (EPI) is now just 300 test hours away from certification of its 11,000-shp TP400 turboprop for the Airbus A400M mi
Schiebel (Hall 4 Stand A24) is poised to announce a civil customer for the Camcopter S-100 unmanned rotorcraft to be used for pipeline surveillance.
Israel intends to order 25 Lockheed Martin F-35 fifth-generation fighters, with an option for 50 more.
Raytheon’s RACR low-cost AESA upgrade radar for tactical aircraft is now ready for installation in the F-16 Fighting Falcon and awaiting its first order.
Bell Boeing has just received a new contract to add to its existing support contract for the V-22 Ospreys operated by the U.S.
Honeywell is celebrating a further $400 million worth of orders for its TPE331 engine following a U.S.
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.’s Recce-U real-time reconnaissance system is making its debut here at Paris.
Vision Systems International, a joint venture between Elbit Systems and Rockwell Collins, has received a $54.1 million contract to begin production of Gen