Presently the airline industry requires a number of approximately 25,000 well trained pilots each year (according to Boeing Current Market Outlook 2012). According to airframe manufacturers worldwide, a high level of quality is required in the training effort for these… Continue reading
Northrop Grumman Corporation will highlight its industry-leading global capabilities in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), by introducing the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye to the Malaysian market at the Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition.
LIMA 2013 will be held at… Continue reading
- Eurofighter test aircraft equipped with the latest flight test facilities for developing new future capabilities
- Assembling of cockpit, wings and vertical tail unit with the fuselage completed
The Eurofighter IPA 8 (Instrumented Production Aircraft 8) test aircraft has achieved… Continue reading
Northrop Grumman Corporation has launched its Fourth Generation Tracking Adjunct Sensor (4G TAS), the latest upgrade to the company’s range of high-resolution electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) sensors for the Hawk air defense system.
Northrop Grumman’s 4G TAS, the only approved EO/IR upgrade… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army to research and develop an Advanced Variable-Speed Power Turbine (AVSPOT) to meet the range and lift requirements for current and… Continue reading
The Iraqi government intends to buy Czech-made Aero Vodochody L-159 advanced trainer/light-attack jets, Iraq’s Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said on Thursday in Prague after talks with his Czech counterpart Petr Necas, local TV reported.
The Czech government hopes to sell… Continue reading
Boeing, US Navy Successfully Complete 1st Test of Advanced Mission Computer for Super Hornet, Growler
The new Type 4 Advanced Mission Computer (AMC) increases computing power and… Continue reading
Boeing Plans 787 Dreamliner Flights and Highlights Advanced Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Technologies at Farnborough Airshow
- F/A-18F Super Hornet, C-17 Globemaster III, and Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey to make demonstration flights
- Korean Air 737-900ER to showcase Boeing Sky Interior features
CHICAGO, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today… Continue reading
Second Advanced EHF Military Communications Satellite Built By Lockheed Martin Launched Successfully for the U.S. Air Force
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., May 4, 2012 – The second Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-2) military communication satellite, built by a Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] team for the U.S. Air Force, was successfully launched today from Cape Canaveral… Continue reading
Boeing announced today a new winglet design concept for the 737 MAX. The new Advanced Technology winglet will provide MAX customers with up to an additional 1.5 percent fuel-burn improvement, depending on range, on top of the 10-12 percent improvement… Continue reading
Aviators from the U.S. Marine Corps completed the Initial Operational Test and Evaluation phase of the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) program, firing rounds against stationary and moving targets.
The APKWS – the U.S. government’s only program of record… Continue reading