Boeing B-52 Bomber Flies into the Future with Digital Upgrades

The nation’s entire B-52 bomber fleet will soon be equipped with technology that greatly enhances the aircraft’s combat capabilities in the digital battlespace. The U.S. Air Force on August 28 awarded Boeing a contract for B-52 bomber Combat Network Communications Technology, known as CONECT. The new CONECT contract will bring capability to the More...

03/10/2015 00:27
01/10/2015 19:12

Boeing selected as prime for EPAWSS Electronic Warfare Suite Program

Boeing has been selected as the prime contractor for the U.S. Air Force’s Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System (EPAWSS). This new electronic warfare suite will counter threats and better protect air More...

01/10/2015 11:28

UIMC is making an “all-seeing eye” for Russian drones

United Instrument Manufacturing Corporation (UIMC) is creating new payload modules for Russian drones, which will help increase the effectiveness of aerial surveillance and monitoring of the Earth’s surface, More...

30/09/2015 17:15

ThalesRaytheonSystems to provide Sentinel radars to Latvia

ThalesRaytheonSystems announced today that the country of Latvia will procure four Improved Sentinel AN/MPQ-64 F1 air defense radars, told Raytheon press services. The Sentinel procurement, the first of its kind More...

30/09/2015 13:44

NASA, Boeing Extend International Space Station Contract

NASA has awarded a key contract to Boeing [NYSE: BA], the International Space Station’s prime contractor, to continue providing key engineering support services, resources and personnel to the program through More...

26/09/2015 23:23

New international order for the C-27J

Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi signed a new order for two C-27J tactical airlifters by an Air Force of the African continent. The contract also envisages a logistic support package. The two aircraft will be delivered More...

26/09/2015 22:12

Boeing, U.S. Air Force KC-46A Tanker Completes Successful First Flight

The Boeing [NYSE: BA] and U.S. Air Force team successfully completed the first flight of a KC-46A tanker aircraft today, taking off from Paine Field at 1:24 p.m. (PST) and landing four hours later at Boeing Field More...

24/09/2015 23:49

Sagem and AOI – Aircraft Factory sign collaboration agreement on drones for Egyptian defense market

Sagem (Safran) and Egyptian manufacturer AOI-Aircraft Factory have signed an exclusive commercial and industrial collaboration agreement concerning the Patroller™ surveillance drone system, to address the requirements More...

24/09/2015 22:31

LM and Norwegian Armed Forces Celebrate Rollout of Norway’s First F-35A

Ceremonies were held today at the Lockheed Martin F-35 production facility celebrating the rollout of the first F-35A Lightning II for the Norwegian Armed Forces. The event marked an important production milestone More...

21/09/2015 18:41

Pilot training center of Azerbaijani Air Forces was opened

Under the instructions of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev on increasing the level of training of the Air Force, a military pilot training center opened in the country, the defense More...