Aircraft

Aircraft

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...
radar

Radio-photonic radars for unmanned aerial vehicles and aircraft will be created in Russia in several years to get an accurate target image. Radio-photonic radars...
air-defense systems

A new solution recently exposed supplies enhanced protection against the immediate threat of man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADS) for a wide-range of airborne platforms, ranging...
egozi

By Arie Egozi With the growing threats in its region, Israel wants to detect the hazards as early as possible. This requires more "eyes" and...
sensors

The aerospace giant Airbus has been developing new sensor systems that function both on board and on the ground in attempt to improve US...
emergency

A first-of-its-kind emergency evacuation drill using drone technology was performed by Nevada and California agencies. During the drill on the Nevada-California border just north...
tilt-rotor

The new V-280 Valor tilt-rotor has completed another milestone, with its demonstrator flying in cruise mode, reaching 190 knots. Bell’s aircraft provides warfighters strategic...
robotic

Robots have been used for a long time in factories and in the automotive industry, however, there has been limited use in the aerospace...
stealth bomber

The Chinese state-run Aviation Industry Corporation AVIC may have given a first look at the H-20 stealth bomber. A promotional video showcasing a new...
laser weapons

Most refueling aircraft were designed without defensive systems, but future conflicts could require tankers to move closer to the fight, necessitating the adoption of...
turkish military forces

The Turkish Armed Forces, which are a part of the U.S. Department of Defense’s JSF program, along with a number of prominent NATO allies...
ISR

The increasing integration of Android and iOS-based devices is a major trend in the global airborne Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) market. The Android...
evacuation helicotper

A light utility helicopter prototype, VRT500, will be manufactured by Russian Helicopters, part of Rostec State Corporation, by the end of 2019. The aircraft...
defense export

Israel's defense export in 2017 reached $9.2 billion, according to figures published by SIBAT, the International Defense Cooperation Directorate of the Israel Ministry of...
stealth aircraft

Stealth aircraft rely on special paint and body design to absorb and deflect radio waves—making them invisible to traditional radar. They also use electronic...
helicopter

The H225 helicopter is known for its speed, range, and payload in the 11-ton-category twin-turbine rotorcraft. It is the newest member of Airbus’ Super...
in mid-air

UASs mid-air launch and recovery is one of the technologies that interest the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Dynetics has been awarded...
maintenance

The US Army spends close to 60 percent of funds for a given air platform on maintenance and sustainment. The Black Hawk undergoes maintenance...
IAI

Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) and Czech Aero Vodochody AEROSPACE a.s. signed a partnership agreement relating to technical and marketing cooperation for the military...
rotorcraft

Rotorcraft require a heavy burden of maintenance due to flying at high speeds. An on-demand control technology of composite material behavior could enable a...
small diameter bomb

Poor weather and battlefield obscurants continue to endanger warfighters and fighter pilots as adversaries rely on these conditions to escape attacks. This has established...
pilots

In-flight fires, smoke, or fumes account for an average of one precautionary landing every day, according to the FAA. A prototype, first-of-its-kind heads-up display...

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