Crashed Dutch Navy NH90 Helicopter Recovered from Sea

September 21, 2020 @ 06:01 PM

The Netherlands Navy NH90 helicopter that crashed into the sea in the Caribbean on 19 July has been recovered following a salvage operation led by the Dutch MoD. The Maritime Capacity Alliance carried out the salvage operation with the help of the recovery vessel 'Volantis' and an underwater robot

Russian IL-112V Light Military Transport Completes Wind Tunnel Test Cycle

September 21, 2020 @ 02:34 PM

A Russian institute has completed a test cycle of a wind tunnel model of the new generation Il-112V light military transport aircraft as part of work to reduce the weight of the aircraft structure. The experiments were carried out under an order of PJSC "IL" (the head enterprise of the Transport...

US Navy MH-60S Rotorcraft to get BAE Mine Neutralisers

September 21, 2020 @ 10:01 AM

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Russian Be-200ES Takes Part in 200 Fire-Extinguishing Missions in Turkey

September 21, 2020 @ 09:26 AM

Russian Be-200ES flew amphibious planes have flown over 200 times in three months to extinguish forest fires in Turkey, near Antalaya, Izmir and Bodrum. Since June 16, the crews have participated in the elimination of large fires at complex and strategically important facilities and locations

PLA Drills Rehearsal for Taiwan Takeover: Chinese Experts

September 21, 2020 @ 08:08 AM

Chinese military experts have said that recent “real-combat drills” conducted by the Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) in the Taiwan Straits are a rehearsal for Taiwan annexation. Analysts told

Chinese Warplanes Cross Taiwan Strait Median Line

September 19, 2020 @ 07:31 AM

Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) fighters and bombers crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait on Saturday, in what is seen as a repeated violation by Taiwan. “PLA crossed the median line of the Taiwan Straits again today, severely violating our sovereignty and destabilise regional peace

Boeing Fires Up Engine on First Loyal Wingman ahead of Maiden Flight

September 17, 2020 @ 08:56 AM

Boeing Australia powered up the commercial turbofan engine on the first Loyal Wingman aircraft in September, as part of ground testing and preparations for first flight. “This engine run gets us closer toward flying the first aircraft later this year and was successful thanks to the collaboration and dedication of our team,” said Dr

US Donates A-7 Light Attack Aircraft to Afghanistan

September 17, 2020 @ 08:31 AM

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US Army Test Pilots Fly Bell V-280 Vertical Lift Aircraft

September 17, 2020 @ 08:09 AM

In support of the Future Vertical Lift (FVL) Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) selection program, U.S

Derco, P&W Sign F-16 Engine Distribution Agreement

September 17, 2020 @ 06:57 AM

Derco, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Company, signed an agreement to be Pratt & Whitneys exclusive third party distributor to support the F100-PW-220/229 engine system. The Pratt & Whitney F100 engine powers the F-16 fighters

Revised Design of 737 Max has Undergone 1300 Test Flights: Boeing

September 16, 2020 @ 06:33 PM

Boeing said it had undertaken 1,300 test flights besids 75,000 engineering and test hours of the revised design of its 737 Max aircraft which had received intensive internal and regulatory review since 2019. Once the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and other regulators have determined the MAX can safely return to service, it will be one of the most thoroughly scrutinized aircraft in history, Boeing said in a release

Israeli Heron First to Operate at Civilian Airport alongside Commercial Jets

September 16, 2020 @ 11:15 AM

Israels Heron unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) became the first in the world to land at an international airport, and integrate into the airspace alongside commercial flights. The Heron, a UAV developed and built by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), landed today at Ben Gurion International Airport, becoming the first UAV to land in an international airport alongside commercial flights occupying civilian air space