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21 May 2020

Lockheed Martin details coronavirus impact on F-35 program

In the latest development in the ongoing F-35 saga, Lockheed Martin has laid out a roadmap for the weeks and months ahead. In a statement posted 19 Ma...
21 May 2020
USAF launches ‘Skyborg’ loyal wingman AI initiative
The US Air Force has launched a competition to design coordination software for its planned fleet of loyal wingman unmanned aerial vehicles. The comp...
21 May 2020
Australian industry to develop new Hercules training systems
Sydney-based CAE Australia has been awarded a $26 million contract to upgrade an aircraft simulator and other training systems as part of the C-130J B...
15 May 2020
F-35 saga: US officials take DoD to task over ballooning costs, deadlines
In a report tabled earlier this week by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO), a number of issues were flagged with the F-35 Joint Strike Figh...
13 May 2020
USAF abandons 80% mission capability rate goals set for F-22, F-35 and F-16
The US Air Force has formally given up on attempts to increase mission capability rates across its fighter jet fleet. The Office of the Secretary of D...
11 May 2020
Israeli company introduces UAS maritime rescue capability
Israel’s Elbit Systems has announced the introduction of a unique lifesaving capability to its Hermes 900 maritime patrol unmanned aircraft system ...
6 May 2020
Leidos-led team pitches Bronco II to SOCOM
American defence and aviation giant Leidos announced on 4 May that the company has teamed up with Paramount Group US and Vertex Aerospace to deliver ...
5 May 2020
AI-Search enters ‘second phase of development’
Defence has announced that AI-Search, an artificial intelligence project aimed at assisting personnel in offshore search-and-rescue missions, has ente...
1 May 2020
Saab trials X-band AESA radar
Saab has successfully completed the first air trials with its new fighter X-band active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar. The equipment will ...
1 May 2020
Airbus Helicopters partners with Nova Systems
Nova Systems has announced a partnership with the European aerospace giant, which will see the businesses collaborate on equipment acquisition, suppo...

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