Top News on Grumman

  • E-2D units will command future UCLASS fleet


    ​The US Navy has decided to embed its future unmanned surveillance and strike aircraft in the same air wing that operates the Northrop Grumman E-2C/D, an airborne command and control platform.


  • Other News for Grumman

  • Aurora seeks Orion production start after record flight


    Aurora Flight Sciences hopes to launch production of up to seven or eight slightly improved versions of the Orion after...


  • Airbus touts Tanan UAV's UK potential


    ​Airbus Defence & Space is working towards the certification of its Tanan rotary unmanned air vehicle demonstrator,...


  • AESA upgrade battle heats up for F/A-18 Hornets


    A new competition has emerged to upgrade the radars for potentially hundreds of the original Boeing F/A-18 Hornet...


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  • Aurora seeks Orion production start after record flight

    News | 22 Jan 2015 21:45 | Stephen Trimble

    Aurora Flight Sciences hopes to launch production of up to seven or eight slightly improved versions of the Orion after the medium altitude long endurance unmanned air system broke the official and unofficial records for endurance with an 80h flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aurora-seeks-Orion-production-start-after-record-flight-408222/
  • ANALYSIS: F-35 production system evolves ahead of ramp-up

    News | 22 Jan 2015 15:00 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Mass manufacturing and stealth aircraft have never mixed well. Hundreds of thousands of parts must align at tolerances measured in the thousandths of an inch. A structural misalignment no wider than a few human hairs is enough to make the aircraft shine like a lighthouse in electromagnetic space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-F-35-production-system-evolves-ahead-of-ramp-up-408008/
  • Rafael's Litening pod to gain air-to-air capability

    News | 21 Jan 2015 14:58 | Arie Egozi

    ​The next generation of Rafael’s Litening targeting pod will be able to operate in an air-to-air mode, helping to identify targets that have been previously detected by a fighter’s radar.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rafaels-Litening-pod-to-gain-air-to-air-capability-408161/
  • Airbus touts Tanan UAV's UK potential

    News | 21 Jan 2015 11:55 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Airbus Defence & Space is working towards the certification of its Tanan rotary unmanned air vehicle demonstrator, which could be a consideration for the Royal Navy as the force assesses it maritime surveillance options.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-touts-Tanan-UAVs-UK-potential-408126/
  • AESA upgrade battle heats up for F/A-18 Hornets

    News | 19 Jan 2015 20:46 | Stephen Trimble

    A new competition has emerged to upgrade the radars for potentially hundreds of the original Boeing F/A-18 Hornet fighters operated by US and foreign militaries.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AESA-upgrade-battle-heats-up-for-FA-18-Hornets-408074/
  • USAF will downgrade T-X requirements to shave cost

    News | 14 Jan 2015 23:07 | Dan Parsons

    ​In an effort to reduce cost and speed up its often snail-paced acquisition system, the US Air Force intends to water down the capabilities it expects to see in a new jet trainer, as well as several other ongoing acquisition programmes.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-will-downgrade-T-X-requirements-to-shave-cost-407923/