Top News on Super Hornet

  • NASA launches study for Skunk Works SR-72 concept


    ​NASA has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to study the feasibility of building a hypersonic propulsion system for a concept intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft dubbed the SR-72 using existing turbine engine technologies.


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  • Marines fly radio-equipped Raytheon MALD-J decoy


    The US Marine Corps has completed the first flight test of the Raytheon miniature air-launched decoy jammer (MALD-J)...


  • Canada rates F-35A rivals equal on most missions


    ​A new Canadian government report suggests other fighter jets are just as capable as the Lockheed Martin F-35A at...


  • Saab, Brazil finalise Gripen NG deal


    ​Saab and industrial partners including Embraer are to start work on 36 Gripen NG fighters formally ordered today by...


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  • NASA launches study for Skunk Works SR-72 concept

    News | 17 Dec 2014 16:52 | Dan Parsons

    ​NASA has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to study the feasibility of building a hypersonic propulsion system for a concept intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft dubbed the SR-72 using existing turbine engine technologies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NASA-launches-study-for-Skunk-Works-SR-72-concept-407222/
  • Marines fly radio-equipped Raytheon MALD-J decoy

    News | 16 Dec 2014 17:51 | Dan Parsons

    The US Marine Corps has completed the first flight test of the Raytheon miniature air-launched decoy jammer (MALD-J) equipped with a radio datalink, which expands the operator’s situational awareness and allows for in-flight targeting adjustments.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Marines-fly-radio-equipped-Raytheon-MALD-J-decoy-406914/
  • Canada rates F-35A rivals equal on most missions

    News | 11 Dec 2014 17:09 | Dan Parsons

    ​A new Canadian government report suggests other fighter jets are just as capable as the Lockheed Martin F-35A at fulfilling the nation’s most likely mission needs, potentially opening the door to a competitive acquisition process to replace a fleet of 77 Boeing CF-18s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-rates-F-35A-rivals-equal-on-most-missions-407025/
  • ​US Navy's newest aircraft lands perfectly on its oldest carrier

    News | 04 Nov 2014 21:05 | Dan Parsons

    Just after noon on 3 November, a Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II shot into view over the stern of the USS Nimitz for a low pass, the first of three before the pilot made a picture perfect landing on the third arresting wire of the aircraft carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navys-newest-aircraft-lands-perfectly-on-its-oldest-carrier-405629/
  • Saab, Brazil finalise Gripen NG deal

    News | 27 Oct 2014 15:22 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Saab and industrial partners including Embraer are to start work on 36 Gripen NG fighters formally ordered today by Brazil with the signing of a SKr39.3 billion ($5.8 billion) contract for delivery from five years starting in 2019.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-Brazil-finalise-Gripen-NG-deal-405288/
  • Australia commits combat aircraft to fight IS

    News | 15 Sep 2014 04:10 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​Australia will commit air and special forces assets to the international coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-commits-combat-aircraft-to-fight-IS-403665/