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Ground Segment Upgrade Is Latest for RQ-4 Global Hawk

Raytheon will install modernized 'building-based' ground stations for the Global Hawk at Beale and Grand Forks air force bases.

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The Diamond DA-42 is carving a substantial niche as a low-cost surveillance p
Sep 26, 2011 - 5:00 AM
Diamond Aircraft has revealed a surge of orders for the DA42 Multi-Purpose Platform (MPP), also known as the Guardian.
BAE Systems has partnered with Northrop Grumman to offer the Hawk jet trainer
Sep 26, 2011 - 4:55 AM
BAE Systems named Northrop Grumman its manufacturing partner to offer the Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer System (AJTS) for the <a href="airshow-convention-news/
U.S. Air Force chief of staff Gen. Norton Schwartz delivers an address Septem
Sep 26, 2011 - 4:45 AM
Civilian and military leaders of the U.S.
An RBS 70 missile leaves its canister en route to a target during a recent li
Sep 26, 2011 - 4:40 AM
Saab is marketing a “new generation” version of the RBS 70 short-range surface-to-air missile, which has been in continuous production for nearly 40 years.
New payloads from foreign suppliers can now be added to the Predator/Reaper s
Sep 19, 2011 - 4:50 AM
A cooperation between General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) and Selex Galileo will enable the integration and control of non-U.S.
Turkey’s own cruise missile, the SOM, on its way to the target after launch f
Sep 19, 2011 - 4:45 AM
Turkey has designed and test-flown an air-launched cruise missile.
An SM-3 missile is launched from a U.S. Navy Aegis-class destroyer. Raytheon
Sep 19, 2011 - 4:40 AM
Raytheon has proposed that 10 European warships be equipped with the company’s standard SM-3 missile, so that the burden of providing a missile defense shi
A Scan Eagle skirts the water after launch from a U.S. Navy warship. The UAV
Sep 19, 2011 - 4:40 AM
The use of another UAV over Libya during NATO Operation Unified protector was revealed, when Insitu stated that the Scan Eagle system was employed.
The Eurofighter supervisory board met in Japan in July, together with diploma
Sep 12, 2011 - 5:00 AM
Japan is apparently proceeding on schedule with the <a href="ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/disappointed-in-india-boeing