Aircraft

Aircraft

South Korea is planning to develop an indigenous attack helicopter to meet a Republic of Korea Marine Corps (RoKMC) requirement for 20–24 such rotorcraft....

India’s Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully trialed the 5th generation Python-5 air-to-air missile (AAM) for the Tejas, India’s indigenous light combat...
helmet display

Special forces units are specially trained to gather intelligence and operate behind enemy lines. Upgrades to the NH90 helicopter for special forces significantly improve...
helicopter

An advanced helicopter has demonstrated its capabilities for the US Army. The S-97 Raider advanced prototype helicopter performed two flights, carrying out low-level maneuvers...

The US is enhancing the missile capabilities of its helicopter and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The US Army asked Lockheed Martin to build the...
manned-unmanned

Manned-unmanned teaming concept forms the base for a new Indian aircraft. Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) has unveiled a developmental air-teaming system that will incorporate the...
flight training

Elbit Systems was awarded a contract valued at approximately $1.65 billion (approximately €1.375 billion) for the establishment and operation of the International Flight Training...
manned unmanned teamiing

The teaming of manned aircraft with unmanned air systems enhances air support capability, enabling complex operations to be conducted with a mix of platforms...
aircraft carrier

Nearly two-thirds of the aircraft flying off U.S. Navy carriers could be unmanned someday, including the possibility of drone fighter jets, a top aviation...
aircraft spare parts

A new production process of aircraft parts reduces the operational time lost in repairs and means that other jets do not have to be...

Fighters are frequently not being used to their full potential, with severely limited opportunities for pilot training. An advanced training method for US Air...

When the threat environment at the battlefield was simpler, forces could rely on one major sensor, such as a powerful radar, for their intelligence...
remote air traffic control

Remote air traffic control allows flight information service to be provided from a location other than the airport whilst maintaining a level of operational...

Military pilots and MEDEVAC teams have long been coping with the challenge of getting a rescue litter and personnel to a patient easily and...

IDF’s new helicopter was selected: Lockheed Martin’s CH53K will serve as the IDF’s new heavy-lift aircraft, as part of the IDF’s “Tnufa” (Momentum), multi-year...
fighter aircraft

China is exploring limiting the export of rare earth minerals that are crucial for the manufacture of American F-35 fighter jets and other sophisticated...

Current US air superiority concepts rely on advanced manned fighter aircraft to provide a penetrating counter-air capability to effectively deliver weapons. In an effort...

By Arie Egozi The Israeli defense industries will have to reorganize to be able to cope with the evolving situation caused by the current Foreign...

The U.S. Army has reported that its first operational unit has received the latest version of the Apache attack helicopter. This new version of...

A Sikorsky-Boeing team unveiled its new helicopter offering — dubbed the Defiant X — for the US Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft initiative.  The FLRAA...

Britain pushed ahead with plans for its first fighter drone. A British initiative to develop an unmanned air vehicle known as a “loyal wingman”...

The longitudinal and shear energy waves produced by earthquakes travel through the ground and can destroy buildings miles from the epicenter. Preventing that damage...