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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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Jul 16, 2010 - 2:05 AM
Alenia Aermacchi is stepping up the pace on the production line for its new <br />M-346 Master jet trainer at the Venegono Superiore factory in northern It
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:51 AM
This week’s Farnborough airshow will provide the closest look yet at what Irkut Corp.
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:43 AM
L-3 Communications is here at the Farnborough airshow highlighting some of the technology with which it has been able to assert itself as a leader in syste
Sagem’s Armement Air-Sol Modulaire series provides inertial, GPS, infrared an...
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:16 AM
Announced last week was the first successful test of the 250-kilogram laser-guided version of Sagem’s AASM modular weapon.
Atlas/Denel converted 38 Mirage IIIs to the Cheetah C variant from ex-Israeli...
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:08 AM
Reports from Ecuador state that the nation is close to acquiring nine Atlas Cheetah C fighters from South Africa.
The Silent Eagle testbed is a modified F-15E (the original prototype). On its...
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:06 AM
Boeing has flown the interim version of the <link news/single-news-page/article/singapores-f-15-fleet-grows-silent-eagle-preps-for-flight-test-23649/ _blan
On show last month at ILA in Berlin is one of the Luftwaffe’s IAI Malat Heron...
Jul 16, 2010 - 12:57 AM
Armed forces in Europe are bracing themselves for severe cutbacks as governments tackle budget deficit problems.
The Pentagon began its quest to replace the KC-135 with the infamous single-s...
Jul 16, 2010 - 12:53 AM
Last week bidders handed in their latest proposals for the U.S.
Tight security surrounded the unveiling of Taranis on July 12, and little in ...
Jul 16, 2010 - 12:44 AM
Amid tight security, the Taranis unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) was unveiled at BAE Systems’ Warton airfield in England this week.
Jul 16, 2010 - 12:01 AM
As part of a concerted drive to increase the number of unmanned aircraft displays at the Farnborough show, organizers have installed a special netted area