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  • ​Wide-area sensors shrinking as industry looks beyond military


    The sensor industry appears to be going through something of a wide-area motion imagery, or WAMI, revolution with an across-the-board reduction in the size, weight and power of new systems, making city-wide airborne surveillance easier and cheaper.


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  • ​Wide-area sensors shrinking as industry looks beyond military


    The sensor industry appears to be going through something of a wide-area motion imagery, or WAMI, revolution with an...


  • US approves possible $462M A-29 Super Tucano sale to Lebanon


    ​Sierra Nevada Corporation could receive an order from Lebanon for six of its American-built A-29 Super Tucanos...


  • Back to life: nine civil types revived


    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble ...


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  • ANALYSIS: Aiming for 90,000ft with Perlan 2 glider

    News | 10 Jul 2015 09:41 | Howard Slutsken

    ​Making its debut at EAA AirVenture 2015 is a new aircraft that’s destined to shatter records: a remarkable glider called Airbus Perlan Mission IIhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Aiming-for-90000ft-with-Perlan-2-glider-414257/
  • ​Wide-area sensors shrinking as industry looks beyond military

    News | 07 Jul 2015 17:18 | James Drew

    The sensor industry appears to be going through something of a wide-area motion imagery, or WAMI, revolution with an across-the-board reduction in the size, weight and power of new systems, making city-wide airborne surveillance easier and cheaper.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Wide-area-sensors-shrinking-as-industry-looks-beyond-military-414388/
  • PARIS: Turkish regional aircraft may feature P&W engines

    News | 15 Jun 2015 13:42 | Dominic Perry

    Plans for regional aircraft development and production in Turkey have been laid out by 328 Group, including the likely selection of engine suppliers and a first tentative order for 50 jets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Turkish-regional-aircraft-may-feature-PW-engines-413598/
  • US approves possible $462M A-29 Super Tucano sale to Lebanon

    News | 10 Jun 2015 11:36 | James Drew

    ​Sierra Nevada Corporation could receive an order from Lebanon for six of its American-built A-29 Super Tucanos following the US government’s approval of a potential foreign military sale.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-approves-possible-462M-A-29-Super-Tucano-sale-to-Lebanon-413350/
  • Back to life: nine civil types revived

    News | 27 Mar 2015 16:05 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble that pays off – or, not.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Back-to-life-nine-civil-types-revived-410656/
  • Exelis expands market for new wide-area airborne sensor

    News | 10 Mar 2015 14:37 | Beth Stevenson

    Exelis is preparing to transfer testing of its new infrared-capable airborne wide area surveillance sensor to Europe in an effort to promote the capability of the wide-range camera to potential new markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Exelis-expands-market-for-new-wide-area-airborne-sensor-409965/