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India’s New A320-based AWACS Project Breaks Cover

February 1, 2021 @ 06:21 AM

Indian new Airborne Early Warning & Control System (AWACS) project to be based on a modified Airbus A320 aircraft with a 240 degree coverage antenna has broken cover with a model of the aircraft on display at Aero India 2021. Images of the upcoming AWACS being developed by the Center of...

German Air Force Begins Phasing Out A310 MRTT Planes

January 27, 2021 @ 05:13 AM

The German Air Force (Luftwaffe) has begun decommissioning its special convertible version of the Airbus A310 plane, called the A310 MRTT. “The 10 + 27 is the first to be dismantled at Deutsche Lufthansa Technik

U.S. Customs and Border Protection P-3 Orion Undergoes Maintenance

January 23, 2021 @ 04:19 AM

Northrop Grumman today announced it recently inducted the first U.S

Boeing Awarded $2.12B to Manufacture 15 KC-46 Aircraft

January 21, 2021 @ 03:22 AM

Boeing Co. has been awarded a $2,124,531,149 modification contract for Lot 7 production KC-46 aircraft, subscriptions and licenses and G081 flat file

Airbus Develops UAV Launcher for A400M Aircraft

January 18, 2021 @ 12:29 PM

Airbus has developed a launcher to release unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) from the belly of an Airbus A400M military transport aircraft. The development of the UAV Launcher project has been performed in a non-traditional way in only half a year

BAE Systems to Demo P-8A Poseidon New Radio Frequency Countermeasure System to...

January 6, 2021 @ 04:44 PM

BAE Systems received a $4 million contract from the U.S

Teledyne to Supply Composite Wing Assemblies for Airbus A400M Airlifter

January 6, 2021 @ 09:15 AM

Teledyne CML Composites has won a contract with Airbus in Madrid for the supply of composite wing components & assemblies on the A400M tactical airlifter. Designed making extensive use of advanced composite materials, the awarded package of parts includes a range of thermoplastic and pre-preg composite components to be supplied to the Airbus A400M composite wing box assembly line at the Filton facility in Bristol in the United Kingdom

CAE Awarded to Build Simulators for French/German C-130J Planes

January 5, 2021 @ 11:47 AM

CAE has been awarded a subcontract from Lockheed Martin to support the design, development and manufacture of a suite of C-130J training devices for the binational French and German C-130J training facility to be located at Evreux-Fauville Air Base in Normandy, France. Under terms of the subcontract, CAE will manufacture a C-130J full-mission simulator capable of reconfiguring between the C-130J-30 airlifter and KC-130J tanker aircraft

Ukraine Orders Neptune Ship-Killing Missile System

December 31, 2020 @ 03:19 PM

Ukraines state-owned Ukroboronprom has announced that the military has placed an order for a new anti-ship cruise missile system. “The State Kyiv Design Bureau LUCH and the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine have signed a contract for the delivery of RK-360MC Neptune coastal defense system to the Army in 2021,” the company said in a

Indian Navy Tests Air-dropped Cargo Container at Sea

December 30, 2020 @ 05:02 PM

Indias Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) along with Indian Navy conducted the successful maiden test trial of ‘SAHAYAK-NG Indias first Air Dropped Container from IL 38SD aircraft off the coast of Goa. The trial was conducted by Indian Navy to enhance its operational logistics capabilities and provide critical engineering stores to ships which are deployed more than 2000 km from the coast

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