Aircraft

Aircraft

lifetime extension

F-35 Ground Testing has Showed Potential for F-35A Lifetime Extension. The F-35 Joint Program Office and Lockheed Martin have completed F-35 static, drop...
hypersonic weapons

The U.S. Air Force is quickly getting closer to prototype, test and deploy hypersonic weapons on an expedited schedule. Hypersonic weapons can defend against...
helicopter

Turkey's first locally-made helicopter, the multi-role T625 made its maiden flight in the capital Ankara. The helicopter has been designed and developed by Turkish...

Refueling aircraft during a mission in order to extend their range has always been a challenge. A new unmanned carrier-based tanker aircraft will help...

Russia's Sukhoi Su-57 fifth-generation stealth multi-role fighter was publicly demonstrated for the first time. Two of these warplanes will be soon delivered to the...
fighter interceptor

Russia’s MiG Aircraft Corporation is working on the MiG-41 fifth-generation fighter-interceptor. The fighter-interceptor is also known as the PAK DP DP (Prospective Aviation Complex...

New wearable sensors allow clinicians to monitor multiple wounded military personnel at the same time through a smartphone or tablet. Philips Healthcare, a global leader...

Chicago-based Boeing has successfully completed the first suite of synchronized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight tests using new onboard autonomous command and control technology...
eW capabilities

Russia has been using electronic warfare (EW) in various arenas. Russian forces have been particularly successful at using electronic warfare technology to interfere with...
tank

Tanks are large, lethal vehicles surrounding their crews with layers of thick steel, composite, and even uranium armor. All of that protection makes it...

The US Missile Defense Agency is about to upgrade its High Altitude Observatory (HALO) systems for carrying out the Ballistic Missile Defense System tests...

Russia’s MiG Aircraft Corporation is working on the MiG-41 fifth-generation fighter-interceptor. The MiG-31 interceptor will be eventually replaced by the MiG-41 aircraft, which is...

US Air Force is using new wearable medical technology which bring advanced deployed medical capabilities further forward on the battlefield. Researchers from Wright-Patterson Air Force...

Like a swarm of insects, a swarm of boats can pose a threat as a larger, far more expensive warship might not be able...

The largest wildfire in California history serves as a reminder that the trend of increasingly larger and faster-moving blazes may require new methods and...

A new ability to easily and intuitively control unmanned systems from the cockpit of a manned tactical aircraft has been recently demonstrated. Textron Systems,...
shark

Shark skin offers a near-perfect design for gliding effortlessly through water. Researchers are working to translate that evolutionary advantage onto metal surfaces. Eventually, the...

By Arie Egozi The civil war in Syria has ruined most parts of this country. While the population has been suffering from attacks on civil...
forest fires

An unusually dry summer has touched off dozens of forest fires across Sweden, including in a number of hard to reach and potentially dangerous...

The US Defense Department has been unable to find a root cause for pilots experiencing hypoxia-like symptoms, including disorientation, shortness of breath, confusion and...

Lockheed Martin has exposed its LM-100J "FireHerc," a civil-certified firefighting airtanker variant of the proven C-130J Super Hercules that is the airlifter of choice...

By Arie Egozi The downsizing of systems carried by special missions aircraft enables the use of small platforms. The Israeli Air Force (IAF) will get...