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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo


    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.


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  • Rockwell Collins to double Brazil facility footprint


    ​Rockwell Collins announced on 28 August plans to double the size of its facility in São José dos Campos, Brazil, with...


  • Space industry looks at DoD's UAV broadband requirements


    The space industry is working with the US Department of Defense to help better shape the broadband requirements of...


  • PICTURES: Thailand deploys Gripens to Australia for first overseas exercise


    Thailand's air force has deployed its Saab Gripen C/Ds to Darwin in northern Australia for Exercise Pitch Black 2014...


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  • Rockwell Collins to double Brazil facility footprint

    News | 28 Aug 2014 20:17 | Dan Parsons

    ​Rockwell Collins announced on 28 August plans to double the size of its facility in São José dos Campos, Brazil, with construction to begin before the end of 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rockwell-Collins-to-double-Brazil-facility-footprint-403131/
  • ANALYSIS: NATO summit is no routine meeting

    News | 27 Aug 2014 11:17 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The world’s leaders are flocking to the Welsh town of Newport this week, as NATO’s summit is set to take place on 4-5 September – and the event is shaping up to be anything but routine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-NATO-summit-is-no-routine-meeting-403024/
  • ANALYSIS: How will volcanic ash be handled this time?

    News | 26 Aug 2014 15:00 | David Learmount

    ​​How will airlines cope this time if atmospheric volcanic ash clouds European airspace again?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-will-volcanic-ash-be-handled-this-time-403009/
  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo

    News | 20 Aug 2014 00:41 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-poised-for-UCLASS-bidding-after-unmanned-demo-402852/
  • Space industry looks at DoD's UAV broadband requirements

    News | 19 Aug 2014 09:37 | Beth Stevenson

    The space industry is working with the US Department of Defense to help better shape the broadband requirements of unmanned air vehicles in years to come, an industry executive has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Space-industry-looks-at-DoDs-UAV-broadband-requirements-402789/
  • PICTURES: Thailand deploys Gripens to Australia for first overseas exercise

    News | 19 Aug 2014 03:26 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Thailand's air force has deployed its Saab Gripen C/Ds to Darwin in northern Australia for Exercise Pitch Black 2014 (PB14), in the type’s first overseas exercise deployment by the service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Thailand-deploys-Gripens-to-Australia-for-first-overseas-exercise-402806/