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  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


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  • Northrop Grumman eyes international unmanned requirements


    The chief executive of Northrop Grumman has placed precedence on the company’s unmanned capabilities, claiming that it...


  • 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...


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  • Northrop Grumman eyes international unmanned requirements

    News | 25 Jul 2014 11:05 | Beth Stevenson

    The chief executive of Northrop Grumman has placed precedence on the company’s unmanned capabilities, claiming that it is well positioned for a number of international requirements.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-Grumman-eyes-international-unmanned-requirements-401981/
  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:30 | Craig Hoyle

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-pushes-for-UK-maritime-patrol-contest-401924/
  • 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/