Aircraft

Aircraft

offshore security

New helicopters for offshore, search and rescue and transportation configurations were recently launched. Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, announced new plans for its S-92...
helicopter simulation

Finding the right virtual reality simulators that actually perform like a helicopter has been a challenge. Among the problems in training helicopter pilots are...
combat rescue helicopter

Two fully assembled HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopters (CRH), are preparing for their maiden flights, which will occur before mid-year. Both aircraft, which are being...

Boeing has introduced its newest unmanned platform, the Boeing Airpower Teaming System. The aircraft will complement and extend airborne missions through smart teaming with...
uav

Turkey produced its first national unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) engine PD-170. The turbo diesel aerospace engine was designed for the ANKA drone and made...

The Sikorsky-Boeing #SB1 DEFIANT helicopter will further military capabilities in terms of speed and range. The helicopter is now advancing through its ground runs...
smart helmet

Israeli military technology is being tested in Austria’s ski resorts. An Augmented Reality (AR) ski helmet which includes GPS, a speedometer and the ability...
big data

The average age of a US Air Force aircraft is 28 years, and many planes are significantly older. Crews still fly the B-52 bomber,...
stealth capabilities

China’s J-16 multi-role fighter jet will now have a silver-grey paint coating that can provide a kind of cloaking capability. The fighter jet is...

Latest social media has shown what is reportedly Russia’s Okhotnik, or Hunter - an unmanned combat vehicle (UCAV). The aircraft has been in development...

A Boeing autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) had recently completed its first flight. The PAV was designed as part of Boeing’s intention to advance...

The Applied Aviation Research Center of the Kansas State University is working with law enforcement partners to evaluate small unmanned aircraft remote sensing technologies...

Tensions between Taiwan and China leads the former to develop cruise missiles out of old fighter jets’ engines. The J85 turbojet engines in question...
communicat

U.S. Navy shipboard communications experts needed a digital datalink, an electronic connection for the exchange of information, to enable the naval helicopter to share...

The US Defense Department has been unable to find a root cause for pilots experiencing hypoxia-like symptoms --...
fighter je

India’s Indigenously developed and built Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas will get the Final Operational Clearance (FOC) in...

China is interested in developing a target detection system for stealth aircraft. Its Navy is under pressure to...

The US Treasury has denied an export certificate for the sale of Sukhoi Superjet 100 passenger aircraft to...

Transporting personnel and goods like food and equipment to the Antarctic or taking out samples from there are complex tasks. Using larger aircraft can...

With recent and continuing world events regarding non-conventional warfare, the US ability to effectively fight and win in an environment that involves weapons of...

The US Air Force is working to one day be able to fire high-tech laser weapons from drones and fighter jets to destroy high-value...

By Arie Egozi The Israeli Air Force wants to receive the new KC-46 A tanker aircraft as early as possible and is even checking the...

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