Aircraft

Aircraft

Photo Mi-24 US Air Force

The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) have been enhancing their counter-insurgency capabilities. India has recently delivered to Afghanistan the first two of...
Photo illust. US Navy

In some versions of submarines and military fighters, huge alkaline batteries weighing about 14 tons, capable of operating up to 12 years uninterruptedly, are...
Photo illust. US Navy

The US Marines Corps is looking at a drone that can be launched out of the back of an MV-22 Osprey to provide advanced...
fighter pilot trust

    The U.S. military is researching how humans and machines cooperate together by testing how well pilots and Artificial Intelligence trust each other in aerial...

Developing nations such as Indonesia, the Philippines or Vietnam in Southeast Asia, as well as Eastern European countries, haven’t been able to afford expensive...
autonomous

While the U.S. and other states are racing to deploy hypersonic technologies, it remains uncertain how useful the systems will be against urgent, mobile...
blimp drone

It seems as though drone technology has been advancing exponentially over the past decade, to the point where it has become hard to imagine...
v-280 sensor

  An experimental Bell V-280 Valor tiltrotor aircraft has flown for the first time with an integrated system that grants pilots and aircrew a 360...

A sensor designed to improve situational awareness for pilots and let them share data has been flight tested by Lockheed Martin. The company’s pilotage...

Turkey’s increasing closeness with Russia has been driving Washington and Ankara apart on a number of fronts, including military sales and negotiations over the...

With its laser lighting unit, which can track multiple targets, the target or the targeted area can be shown to the other pilot or...

The Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT helicopter achieved its first flight this week in West Palm Beach Florida. Co-developed by Boeing and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin...

Supersonic military jet engines are much louder than regular jet engines, affecting the health of personnel working in close proximity to the aircraft and...
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,...

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