Top News on LASER

  • US approves $790 million light attack aircraft deal for Iraq


    The US state department has approved the possible sale of 24 Beechcraft AT-6C Texan II basic trainer/light attack aircraft to Iraq.


  • Other News for LASER

  • UK RAF's new Reapers operational in Afghanistan


    ​The Royal Air Force’s five new General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles have begun...


  • ILA: Diehl touts GILA rocket for Tiger


    ​Guided weapons producer Diehl Defence is promoting its guided intelligent light armament at the ILA Berlin air show,...


  • US approves $790 million light attack aircraft deal for Iraq


    The US state department has approved the possible sale of 24 Beechcraft AT-6C Texan II basic trainer/light attack...


  • News Listings for LASER

  • Venezuela subsides private carriers' maintenance expenses

    News | 07 Jul 2014 14:19 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​The Venezuelan minister of Sea and Air Transport Luis Graterol has announced that private Venezuelan airlines will have access to $186.9 million to pay for maintenance and insurance policies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Venezuela-subsides-private-carriers-maintenance-expenses-401130/
  • UK RAF's new Reapers operational in Afghanistan

    News | 03 Jul 2014 16:30 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Royal Air Force’s five new General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles have begun operations in Afghanistan, the UK Ministry of Defence has announced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-RAFs-new-Reapers-operational-in-Afghanistan-401057/
  • Venezuelan carriers in $350m currency debt, fear groundings

    News | 27 Jun 2014 15:17 | Rainer Uphoff

    Venezuela's domestic airlines have been hit hard by their country's foreign currency debts, saying that 45% of the domestic aircraft fleet is currently inoperative due to the lack of US dollars to buy spare parts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Venezuelan-carriers-in-350m-currency-debt-fear-groundings-400856/
  • Aeronautics launches Orbiter 2B

    News | 18 Jun 2014 09:35 | Arie Egozi

    Israel's ​Aeronautics Defense Systems has unveiled its Orbiter 2B unmanned air vehicle, which the company says can be controlled from a moving ground vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeronautics-launches-Orbiter-2B-400502/
  • Airbus explores nano-coating to deflect laser strike

    News | 16 Jun 2014 12:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Airbus is to look into the potential of a protective transparent surface that can deflect laser beams, in response to concerns over the risk of visual impairment to pilots.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-explores-nano-coating-to-deflect-laser-strike-400439/
  • For the long haul to Mars, keep your diet close to the Earth

    News | 06 Jun 2014 13:45 | Dan Thisdell

    ​On the Apollo missions, astronauts ventured about 400,000km from Earth and spent between 8 and 12 days away from home. A trip to Mars would involve 56 million km travelling over eight or nine months – and a stay of about two years, to wait for the two planets to be close enough again to make the return journey over that shortest distance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/For-the-long-haul-to-Mars-keep-your-diet-close-to-the-Earth-399856/