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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo


    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.


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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo


    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS...


  • ​Japanese whitepaper highlights industrial role of F-35A


    Japan’s annual defence whitepaper underlines the importance Tokyo places on the industrial participation aspects of the...


  • Hybrid airship flight test campaign to begin next year


    ​Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV) is to begin the flight test campaign of its Airlander 10 hybrid airship in the May timeframe...


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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo

    News | 20 Aug 2014 00:41 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-poised-for-UCLASS-bidding-after-unmanned-demo-402852/
  • USAF modifies Block 30 Global Hawk contract

    News | 18 Aug 2014 13:00 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract modification worth over $240 million to complete a deal to provide the US Air Force with three more Block 30M RQ-4B Global Hawk unmanned air vehicles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-modifies-Block-30-Global-Hawk-contract-402774/
  • Obama authorises Iraqi air strikes

    News | 08 Aug 2014 13:27 | Beth Stevenson

    President Barack Obama has authorised US personnel to conduct air strikes over Iraq and target Islamic insurgents advancing in their occupation of the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Obama-authorises-Iraqi-air-strikes-402526/
  • ​Japanese whitepaper highlights industrial role of F-35A

    News | 05 Aug 2014 08:09 | Greg Waldron

    Japan’s annual defence whitepaper underlines the importance Tokyo places on the industrial participation aspects of the Lockheed Martin F-35A programme, and casts a wary eye on airpower developments in China.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japanese-whitepaper-highlights-industrial-role-of-F-35A-402378/
  • Hybrid airship flight test campaign to begin next year

    News | 04 Aug 2014 09:32 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV) is to begin the flight test campaign of its Airlander 10 hybrid airship in the May timeframe following a delay in raising the required funds to support the effort.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hybrid-airship-flight-test-campaign-to-begin-next-year-402273/
  • USAF debates future fighter requirement

    News | 31 Jul 2014 09:39 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The next generation of weapons technology that replaces the Lockheed Martin F-22 and F-35 may not be a single-seater or even a fighter, but the end result should have a deeper magazine, says the retiring head of the US Air Force’s Air Combat Command (ACC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-debates-future-fighter-requirement-402243/