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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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  • Global Hawk ‘payload adaptor’ plan gaining momentum


    ​Northrop Grumman’s RQ-4B Global Hawk would evolve into a “reconfigurable sensor-transporter” capable of carrying a...


  • PARIS: Lockheed, Raytheon and Bombardier form JSTARS team


    ​Dovetailing on Northrop Grumman’s teaming announcement this week, Lockheed Martin has revealed that it is partnering...


  • PARIS: Northrop, L-3 and Gulfstream team for US JSTARS competition


    ​Northrop Grumman, Gulfstream and L-3 Aerospace Systems have joined forces to capture the US Air Force’s multi-billion...


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  • Global Hawk ‘payload adaptor’ plan gaining momentum

    News | 29 Jun 2015 19:23 | James Drew

    ​Northrop Grumman’s RQ-4B Global Hawk would evolve into a “reconfigurable sensor-transporter” capable of carrying a variety of sensors weighing up to 544kg (1200lb) under a modification programme currently being assessed by the US Air Force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Global-Hawk-payload-adaptor-plan-gaining-momentum-414128/
  • PARIS: Lockheed, Raytheon and Bombardier form JSTARS team

    News | 17 Jun 2015 12:02 | James Drew

    ​Dovetailing on Northrop Grumman’s teaming announcement this week, Lockheed Martin has revealed that it is partnering with Raytheon and Bombardier to offer an “ultra-long range” Global Express-based joint surveillance target attack radar system (JSTARS) aircraft to the US Air Force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Lockheed-Raytheon-and-Bombardier-form-JSTARS-team-413786/
  • PARIS: Northrop, L-3 and Gulfstream team for US JSTARS competition

    News | 16 Jun 2015 13:43 | James Drew

    ​Northrop Grumman, Gulfstream and L-3 Aerospace Systems have joined forces to capture the US Air Force’s multi-billion programme to recapitalise the aging fleet of E-8C joint surveillance target attack radar system (JSTARS) aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Northrop-L-3-and-Gulfstream-team-for-US-JSTARS-competition-413678/
  • 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 17:56 | 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/