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  • US military aviation programmes face $14.2B hit in long-term budget


    Aircraft and aerial munition suppliers face a $14.2 billion hit over the next five years if the US Congress does not repeal mandatory budget cuts known as sequestration, warns a new report issued on 15 April by the Department of Defense (DOD).


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  • US Navy releases draft of UCLASS RFP


    The US Navy has released a draft request for proposal (RFP) for its unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and...


  • US military aviation programmes face $14.2B hit in long-term budget


    Aircraft and aerial munition suppliers face a $14.2 billion hit over the next five years if the US Congress does not...


  • X-47B conducts night flight, named Collier Trophy winner


    ​A Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed its first night flight on 10 April, the same day that...


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  • US Navy releases draft of UCLASS RFP

    News | 17 Apr 2014 22:01 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Navy has released a draft request for proposal (RFP) for its unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) programme, the service announces in a media statement.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-releases-draft-of-UCLASS-RFP-398373/
  • Amid Congressional pressure, the USAF prepares for an all-unmanned ISR fleet with Global Hawk

    News | 17 Apr 2014 17:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    With the cost of Northrop Grumman’s RQ-4 Global Hawk having declined in recent years, the US Air Force has reversed course and says it is now ready to retire its manned Lockheed U-2s in fiscal year 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Amid-Congressional-pressure-the-USAF-prepares-for-an-all-unmanned-ISR-fleet-with-Global-Hawk-398280/
  • US military aviation programmes face $14.2B hit in long-term budget

    News | 16 Apr 2014 01:18 | Stephen Trimble

    Aircraft and aerial munition suppliers face a $14.2 billion hit over the next five years if the US Congress does not repeal mandatory budget cuts known as sequestration, warns a new report issued on 15 April by the Department of Defense (DOD).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-military-aviation-programmes-face-142B-hit-in-long-term-budget-398282/
  • X-47B conducts night flight, named Collier Trophy winner

    News | 15 Apr 2014 16:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed its first night flight on 10 April, the same day that the X-47B development team won the Robert J. Collier Trophy from the National Aeronautic Association.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/X-47B-conducts-night-flight-named-Collier-Trophy-winner-398256/
  • ANALYSIS: How the 777 pushed Boeing forward

    News | 15 Apr 2014 11:41 | Stephen Trimble

    No aircraft roll-out ceremony is complete without a video montage, and the unveiling of the Boeing 777 on 9 April 1994 before 100,000 onlookers was no exception. As the Disney-style production opened on a screen wide enough to fill the aircraft assembly bay, an unseen narrator asked three questions:http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-the-777-pushed-Boeing-forward-398233/
  • ANALYSIS: Electric aircraft grow in popularity but regulatory issues remain

    News | 07 Apr 2014 15:24

    ​Electric aircraft are coming. But not as quickly as their backers predicted just a few years ago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Electric-aircraft-grow-in-popularity-but-regulatory-issues-remain-397667/