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May 3, 2016, 12:01 PM

Leonardo Reveals New Lightweight Surveillance Radar

The Osprey is an AESA type that offers 360-degree coverage without moving parts

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The wings and fuselage of the Neuron UCAV demonstrator were mated in early Ju...
Jul 1, 2011 - 6:51 AM
Dassault released photographs of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/pan-european-neuron-ucav-comes-together-28445/">Neuron UCAV</a> (unmanned comba
Jun 30, 2011 - 8:06 AM
Prominent U.S.
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Jun 28, 2011 - 11:17 AM
The McDonnell Douglas A-12 Avenger II’s radical, wedge-shaped design still looks exotic, even in the 20 years since the program was cancelled after an outl
U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates recently took NATO nations to task for...
Jun 27, 2011 - 6:05 AM
A week after U.S.
Pratt and Whitney has solved the problems that have plagued its F135 engine f...
Jun 27, 2011 - 6:00 AM
Pratt & Whitney is confident that the problems with the STOVL version of the F135 engine powering the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/f-35-program-r
The Royal Australian Air Force has taken delivery of the first two of five Ai...
Jun 27, 2011 - 5:55 AM
Airbus Military has delivered two of five A330MRTTs ordered by launch customer the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).
Spreading its wings: Falco has become Falco EVO by gaining wingspan and area....
Jun 27, 2011 - 5:50 AM
At last week’s Paris Air Show Selex Galileo displayed a larger version of its Falco unmanned air vehicle, fitted with longer wings for greater endurance an
A Gripen refuels over the Mediterranean before heading to Libya. It carries a...
Jun 27, 2011 - 5:45 AM
Since April 22 the Swedish air force Gripens have been conducting operations over Libya as part of the NATO response to UNSCR 1973.
Jun 23, 2011 - 4:10 AM
Cobham(Hall 2B EF167) delivered four converted Hawker Beechcraft B350ER King Air special mission aircraft to Ascent Flight Training for the UK Military Fly
Jun 23, 2011 - 4:05 AM
Surveillance of aircraft by ground radar in proximity of wind farms is an increasing concern and Terma (Hall E E2) claims to have the answer with its Scant