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  • A330 selected for AWACS India project


    ​New Delhi will proceed with the Airbus A330 as the platform for its ambitious Airborne Warning and Control System India (AWACS India) programme.


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  • AUVSI: Lockheed urges more X-47B testing


    Lockheed Martin wants to see the X-47B demonstrator programme led by Northrop Grumman continue as the US Navy’s...


  • First overhauled Ka-31s returned to Indian navy


    ​India’s navy has received the first two of its Kamov Ka-31 airborne early warning rotorcraft to undergo repairs at...


  • Rafale takes first guided Meteor shot


    ​A French team has conducted its first guided firing of MBDA’s Meteor beyond visual-range air-to-air missile against an...


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  • AUVSI: Lockheed urges more X-47B testing

    News | 06 May 2015 22:08

    Lockheed Martin wants to see the X-47B demonstrator programme led by Northrop Grumman continue as the US Navy’s unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) competition enters a “waiting period” with no firm requirements.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Lockheed-urges-more-X-47B-testing-412031/
  • First overhauled Ka-31s returned to Indian navy

    News | 06 May 2015 22:06 | Craig Hoyle

    ​India’s navy has received the first two of its Kamov Ka-31 airborne early warning rotorcraft to undergo repairs at Russian Helicopters company Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/First-overhauled-Ka-31s-returned-to-Indian-navy-412032/
  • AUVSI: New tethered UAV for CNN

    News | 06 May 2015 20:02 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Drone Aviation has introduced a new rotary unmanned air vehicle that is connected to a tether, allowing it to simultaneously receive power and transmit data back to the ground.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-New-tethered-UAV-for-CNN-412024/
  • AUVSI: Airbus to continue weaponisation of Tanan UAV

    News | 06 May 2015 15:41 | Dominic Perry

    ​Airbus Defence & Space is continuing development work on its Tanan vertical take-off and landing unmanned air vehicle, including weaponising the platform, despite the lack of a confirmed customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-Airbus-to-continue-weaponisation-of-Tanan-UAV-412012/
  • AUVSI: FAA sees two gaps preventing long-range UAS flights

    News | 06 May 2015 13:07 | Stephen Trimble

    Two technological gaps could soon be erased to enable the US Federal Aviation Administration to allow small unmanned air vehicle flights that go beyond the line of sight of the operator, a top FAA official says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AUVSI-FAA-sees-two-gaps-preventing-long-range-UAS-flights-411959/
  • Rafale takes first guided Meteor shot

    News | 06 May 2015 12:12 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A French team has conducted its first guided firing of MBDA’s Meteor beyond visual-range air-to-air missile against an airborne target from a Dassault Rafale, and describes the activity as a success.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rafale-takes-first-guided-Meteor-shot-411997/