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  • ANALYSIS: Northrop battling to retain JSTARS as Lockheed, Boeing bid on recap


    An effort to recapitalise the Northrop Grumman E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) with a modern business jet is shaping up to be this summer’s blockbuster defence programme, with three solid industry teams now vying for the $6.5 billion prize and Raytheon working on a curious new airborne radar called “Skynet”.


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  • USAF unveils roadmap for microwave weapons use


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  • ANALYSIS: ​Why Airbus has set up shop in Silicon Valley

    News | 31 Jul 2015 15:00 | Stephen Trimble

    If failing correctly can be considered a strategic business skill, Silicon Valley may have a lot to teach the aerospace industry – most recently Airbus Group.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-Airbus-has-set-up-shop-in-Silicon-Valley-415126/
  • USAF unveils roadmap for microwave weapons use

    News | 29 Jul 2015 16:42 | James Drew

    The US Air Force Research Laboratory has unveiled a technology roadmap for its cruise missile-based “CHAMP” high-power microwave weapon that successfully fried banks of computers at a test range in October 2012.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-unveils-roadmap-for-microwave-weapons-use-415154/
  • ANALYSIS: Engine makers prepare for possible new Boeing aircraft

    News | 28 Jul 2015 15:30 | Stephen Trimble

    ​By the end of the decade, a remarkable six clean-sheet commercial aircraft engines spanning two generations of propulsion technology are expected to enter service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Engine-makers-prepare-for-possible-new-Boeing-aircraft-415024/
  • ANALYSIS: Accident reports published so far in 2015

    News | 27 Jul 2015 09:10 | David Learmount

    Airline accident reports, either final or interim, published by investigators during the first six months of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Accident-reports-published-so-far-in-2015-414521/
  • ANALYSIS: 2015 safety record marred by non-accidents

    News | 27 Jul 2015 09:04 | David Learmount

    The last 18 months have changed perceptions of air traveller safety. The good news is that there continue to be very few serious fatal airline accidents, but that has been offset by three disastrous events that were not accidental.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-2015-safety-record-marred-by-non-accidents-414522/
  • ANALYSIS: Northrop battling to retain JSTARS as Lockheed, Boeing bid on recap

    News | 24 Jul 2015 18:45 | James Drew

    An effort to recapitalise the Northrop Grumman E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) with a modern business jet is shaping up to be this summer’s blockbuster defence programme, with three solid industry teams now vying for the $6.5 billion prize and Raytheon working on a curious new airborne radar called “Skynet”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Northrop-battling-to-retain-JSTARS-as-Lockheed-Boeing-bid-on-recap-414797/