Aircraft

Aircraft

The Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet is a twin-engine, multirole fighter aircraft variant based on the Mcdonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet. The Super Hornet comes in...

The Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter has been the flying workhorse of the United States military since 1979. Since then the twin engine chopper...
C-130 Super Hercules

50 C-130J Super Hercules will be delivered to the U.S. government by Lockheed Martin, through a C-130J Multiyear III award. The aircraft is the...

How long will it take the United States Military to convert its existing airplanes, helicopters, and tiltrotors to fly unmanned? The military claims that...
tanker as communication node

The US Air Force has been investing in Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS) as the foundational technology to connect its air, space and cyber...
OSINT

Several web-based services let aviation enthusiasts, curious people, journalists and, generally speaking, anyone who has an Internet access track flights in real-time. Open Source...

Greece has recently closed a contract with Lockheed Martin to upgrade the country’s fleet of F-16 fighter jets over the next seven year. The...
fighter aircraft

By Arie Egozi As the US is pulling out of the Middle East, more countries in the region turn to Russia for advanced arms. Recently,...

The AH-64E Apache Guardian attack helicopter will be remanufactured by Boeing for the governments of the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, and The...
miniaturized radar system

In the future, enemy radars are likely to use technologies and software to make it harder to identify their signals and locate their source....

The United States Air Force’s Global Strike Command has recently received its new helicopter, the Grey Wolf. The Grey Wolf will carry quick reaction...

Aircraft are inspected visually on a regular basis to ensure their airworthiness. Scheduled and unscheduled visual inspections are always a long, time-consuming process, access...

A new system dubbed as the Internet of Things for the US Air Force was recently tested. The Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS) was...

Wingman drones can potentially act as manned fighter jets capability amplifiers, for example, carrying extra weapons, gathering battlefield information and expanding the fighter pilots'...
F-35 simulation

Fighter aircraft training will look different soon. Currently, F-35 bases in the US can only link together as many simulators as they have on-site...
gps denied navigation

Many technological innovations are inspired by Nature. Flying insects were the inspiration to the development of a miniaturized gyroscope, a special sensor used in...
Photo illust. US Air Force aircraft assembly

A new kind of robotics, called relative robots, have the potential to revolutionize the production of large-scale systems, from airplanes to bridges to entire...
steel foam wing

Modern airplane wings are built from a specific type of aluminum alloy that allows the wing to be light and strong. However, now researchers...
Photo-from-Sikorsky-website-Black-Hawk

Optionally piloted capabilities to a helicopter that is the U.S. Army’s primary medium lift utility transport and air assault aircraft. Since making its first...
bell

A subsidiary of the defense company Textron, Bell Helicopter, has recently unveiled its newest attack reconnaissance helicopter. For the first time Bell has showcased...
Photo-illus-by-US-Air-National-Guard

When flying an aircraft, access to information is critical. Advanced display technology can provide the enhanced situational awareness required for mission success.  A new night...
Photo by Lockheed Martin C-130 J

The global community of C-130J Super Hercules operators recently surpassed 2 million flight hours. These hours were logged beginning with the C-130J's first flight...

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