9 February 2009
ESAâ€™s Herschel and Planck missions that will study the formation of stars and galaxies and the relic radiation from the Big Bang, respectively, have successfully completed their test campaigns in Europe. The two spacecraft will soon be… Continue reading
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has finalized the terms for and granted option rights to Colgan Air, Inc. for 15 Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners. These option rights are additional to Colgan Airâ€™s firm order for 15 Q400 NextGen airliners… Continue reading
NEW DELHI. India – Visitors to Aero India 2009 will for the first time get a glimpse of BAE Systems vision of the future capability of autonomous Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) when its MANTIS system goes on show to demonstrate… Continue reading
Elbit Systems and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) joint subsidiary Elisra Group recently won an has won an airborne electronic warfare systemsâ€™ contract worth $7 million, to supply airborne electronic warfare systems to Korean Aerospace Industries, according to globes.co.il.
Source: Aerospace & Homeland Security
Nearly 300 reports of possible UFO incidents from 2008 showing the date, time, location and a brief description of each sighting have been published on the MOD’s website this week.
Among the incidents reported were 30 UFOs seen in February… Continue reading
Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, for studies during 2009 regarding future capabilities for the Gripen multi-role fighter. The contract value is 400 million SEK.
This order is a continuation of a project that… Continue reading
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 9, 2009 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Company has received a $246 million Foreign Military Sales contract for Patriot system spares for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).Â
The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., issued the… Continue reading