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  • FARNBOROUGH: Merlin HM2 enters service after 'Deep Blue' test


    ​One of the world’s most sophisticated maritime helicopters has entered service four months ahead of schedule, as the Royal Navy has expressed its delight with the type’s performance during a key exercise.


  • Other News for Airborne

  • France takes delivery of upgraded E-3F


    ​The French air force has taken delivery of its first upgraded Boeing E-3F airborne warning and control system (AWACS)...


  • New radar sought for MQ-8C


    The US Naval Air Systems Command is seeking information on radar technology that could be flown on board the service’s...


  • Jammer successfully tested on-board Gray Eagle UAV


    The US Army has completed the integration and testing of an electronic warfare (EW) capability on board its General...


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  • France takes delivery of upgraded E-3F

    News | 22 Jul 2014 15:23 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The French air force has taken delivery of its first upgraded Boeing E-3F airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, following successful flight testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/France-takes-delivery-of-upgraded-E-3F-401860/
  • New radar sought for MQ-8C

    News | 22 Jul 2014 13:51 | Beth Stevenson

    The US Naval Air Systems Command is seeking information on radar technology that could be flown on board the service’s Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-radar-sought-for-MQ-8C-401845/
  • ANALYSIS: Looming FVL demonstrator awards plot uncertain path for US rotorcraft industry

    News | 22 Jul 2014 11:00 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two companies will be chosen on 1 August to build separate demonstrators under the US Army-led Future Vertical Life (FVL) initiative.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Looming-FVL-demonstrator-awards-plot-uncertain-path-for-US-rotorcraft-industry-401100/
  • Jammer successfully tested on-board Gray Eagle UAV

    News | 21 Jul 2014 13:34 | Beth Stevenson

    The US Army has completed the integration and testing of an electronic warfare (EW) capability on board its General Atomics MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jammer-successfully-tested-on-board-Gray-Eagle-UAV-401816/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Rafael pitches new sensor pod to UK

    News | 17 Jul 2014 08:52 | Beth Stevenson

    Rafael is in discussions with the UK Ministry of Defence regarding the potential integration of the former’s TopLite Multi-High Definition (MHD) electro-optic payload on-board Royal Air Force aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Rafael-pitches-new-sensor-pod-to-UK-401688/
  • FARNBOROUGH: RAF plans new Sentinel work

    News | 16 Jul 2014 07:00 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Following UK Prime Minster David Cameron’s pledge to continue the in-service life of the Royal Air Force’s Raytheon-developed Sentinel R1 surveillance aircraft out to 2018, the squadron is making plans to extend the operational capability of the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-RAF-plans-new-Sentinel-work-401577/