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  • Boeing hopes 737-700 can beat business jets for JSTARS replacement


    Boeing is offering a militarised version of the 737-700 for the US Air Force's joint surveillance, target, attack radar system (JSTARS) replacement need, and is confident that the airframe can beat out smaller, business-class jets.


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  • USAF wants small, fully integrated JSTARS replacement


    ​The US air force will consider both US and international airframers to replace the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet,...


  • Lockheed teams with Raytheon for JSTARS replacement


    Lockheed Martin has leaped into the competition to replace the US Air Force Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet, forming...


  • USAF reveals notional specifications for JSTARS replacement


    Replacing the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet could require an aircraft with a 10-13 person crew and a...


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  • USAF wants small, fully integrated JSTARS replacement

    News | 10 Mar 2015 16:44 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US air force will consider both US and international airframers to replace the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet, according to documents released on 5 March. The service also has confirmed its preference for a smaller aircraft than the Boeing 707-based E-8C.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-wants-small-fully-integrated-JSTARS-replacement-409979/
  • Lockheed teams with Raytheon for JSTARS replacement

    News | 19 Feb 2015 02:22 | Stephen Trimble

    Lockheed Martin has leaped into the competition to replace the US Air Force Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet, forming an alliance with radar and battle management and control specialist Raytheon, says Rob Weiss, head of the Skunk Works.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lockheed-teams-with-Raytheon-for-JSTARS-replacement-409220/
  • Boeing hopes 737-700 can beat business jets for JSTARS replacement

    News | 15 Sep 2014 18:56 | Dan Parsons

    Boeing is offering a militarised version of the 737-700 for the US Air Force's joint surveillance, target, attack radar system (JSTARS) replacement need, and is confident that the airframe can beat out smaller, business-class jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-hopes-737-700-can-beat-business-jets-for-JSTARS-replacement-403707/
  • Gulfstream to pitch G650 for JSTARS replacement

    News | 22 May 2014 13:42 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Gulfstream will offer the G650 to the US Air Force as a replacement for the service's ageing fleet of air-to-ground surveillance and targeting aircraft, chief executive Larry Flynn confirms to Flightglobal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gulfstream-to-pitch-G650-for-JSTARS-replacement-399628/
  • USAF reveals notional specifications for JSTARS replacement

    News | 16 May 2014 10:37 | Stephen Trimble

    Replacing the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet could require an aircraft with a 10-13 person crew and a 3.96m-6.1m-long (13-20ft) radar array, according to newly-released US Air Force briefing documents.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-reveals-notional-specifications-for-JSTARS-replacement-399362/
  • ANALYSIS: Is the passenger-carrying 767 really dead?

    News | 12 May 2014 15:59 | Stephen Trimble

    Although passenger-carrying 767 orders have largely dried up, Seattle is convinced there's still a potential market out there for the ageing type in a role other than special military applicationshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Is-the-passenger-carrying-767-really-dead-398918/