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February 2, 2016, 11:55 AM

Pentagon Budget Pursues 'Arsenal Plane,' Swarming Drones

The arsenal plane is one of the R&D efforts being pursued by the Pentagon's Strategic Capabilities Office, said Defense Secretary Ash Carter.

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Maj. Gen. Abdul al-Hashmi
Nov 10, 2015 - 6:02 AM
Deliveries to the UAE Joint Aviation Command are expected to begin in 2019, AgustaWestland said.
UAS
Nov 9, 2015 - 7:05 PM
Lockheed Martin demonstrated the Indago quadrotor UAS equipped with an EO/IR payload over Dubai.
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Nov 9, 2015 - 7:00 PM
E-variant of the Apache attack helicopters is meaner than ever but will it win the Polish competition?
Nov 9, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Italian electronics manufacturer Elettronica and the Italian air force are cooperating on the development of a podded “escort jammer”.
Saab AEW
Nov 9, 2015 - 12:05 PM
Following a long evaluation process the UAE Air Force has selected a Saab Erieye-based system on a Bombardier Global 6000
Nov 9, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Piaggio Aerospace has unveiled the engineering mock-up of the Multipurpose Patrol Aircraft derived from the Avanti
Nov 9, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Global Aerospace Logistics is a partnering with Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
Nov 9, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Both Boeing and Eurofighter are hoping to get a new fighter order from Kuwait, which has hinted at its intentions to buy both Typhoon and Super Hornet.
Nov 9, 2015 - 11:00 AM
KRET is taking a more central role as Russia is cut off from western suppliers, and Ukraine.