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23 Jan 2020

RUAG upgrades Aussie Hydraulic Actuator Centre of Excellence

RUAG Australia has completed a major upgrade to its Hydraulic Actuator Centre of Excellence manufacturing facilities at its Bayswater, Australia, loca...
22 Jan 2020
US successfully completes first flight test for Gremlin UAS
DARPA’s Gremlins program has completed the first flight test of its X-61A vehicle. The test in late November at the US Army’s Dugway Proving Groun...
20 Jan 2020
RAAF Top Guns complete Luke AFB training mission
After achieving all training milestones, the Royal Australian Air Force began to return F-35A Joint Strike Fighter pilots, maintainers and aircraft t...
20 Jan 2020
US Navy completes first Super Hornet ISRT Block II flight
The US Navy has successfully flown an F/A-18 Super Hornet equipped with an Infrared Search & Track (IRST) Block II pod for the first time, paving ...
17 Jan 2020
F-35 ALIS system to be reinvented and renamed
Lockheed Martin’s ALIS logistics system to support the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is expected to be overhauled and renamed, in order to better suppor...
17 Jan 2020
DARPA awards Lockheed Martin Hypersonic Phase 3 contract
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded Lockheed Martin a US$31.9 million ($46.1 million) contract for the Operational Fires (Op...
15 Jan 2020
US partners with Indo-Pacific allies in WestPac Rumrunner exercise
More than 60 aircraft and 300 personnel from across the US Armed Forces have partnered with the forces of Indo-Pacific allies at Kadena Air Base, Japa...
10 Jan 2020
Singapore approved for F-35B acquisition as tensions in SE Asia continue to brew
While the conversation about Australia’s purchase of the short take-off, vertical landing (STOVL) ‘B’ variant of the F-35 periodically rears its...
9 Jan 2020
US Air Force demonstrates increasing F-35 capabilities
A little more than four years after receiving their first combat-coded F-35A Joint Strike Fighter aircraft, Hill Air Force Base’s fighter wings hav...
8 Jan 2020
Pentagon, Lockheed Martin sign 2020 global F-35 sustainment contract
The F-35 Joint Program Office awarded the Lockheed Martin a US$1.9 billion ($2.7 billion) contract to support operations and sustainment of the glob...

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