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News and issues relating to the defense aerospace business, with emphasis on current/in-use, in-development and prospective programs for manned military aircraft and unmanned combat aircraft vehicles (UCAVs).

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Jan 11, 2011 - 8:49 AM
The prototype of <link ain-defense-perspective/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/china-reveals-new-combat-aircraft-design-28160/?no_cache=1&tx_ttne
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Jan 10, 2011 - 4:28 AM
Lockheed Martin has two years to fix problems with the F-35B short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) version of the Joint Strike Fighter, or it will be
Dec 28, 2010 - 8:37 AM
Having achieved its target speed of 250 ktas in September, Sikorsky continues to flight-test the X2 demonstrator but at a slower pace.
Sep 30, 2010 - 7:00 AM
Starting next month, Canada’s government will take delivery of six interim CH-148 Cyclone multi-mission, ship-based helicopters ahead of 2012 deliveries of
Aug 20, 2010 - 6:20 AM
Lockheed Martin has begun flight testing a new sensor for the F-35's targeting system, developed by the company's missiles and fire-control division.
Jul 21, 2010 - 9:04 AM
Buoyed by last week’s endorsement of the F-35 from Canada, Lockheed Martin vice president Tom Burbage, delivered a business-as-usual update on the Joint St
The A400M is in a three-way squeeze to join the UK’s airlift fleet....
Jul 18, 2010 - 11:51 AM
Talks to amend the Airbus A400M development and production contract will drag on into the autumn as the moratorium on funding imposed by the European partn
Jul 5, 2010 - 9:20 AM
The Sikorsky S-70i military helicopter–a new export variant of the UH-60M Black Hawk–made its first flight on July 1 from the Sikorsky Development Flight C
May 29, 2010 - 6:39 AM
Boeing successfully flew its <link news/single-news-page/article/new-payloads-for-scaneagle-uav-revealed-24910/ _blank>ScanEagle Compressed Carriage</link>