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  • Northrop to position for future bomber work as LRS-B progresses


    ​Northrop Grumman says it has interest in continuing to provide the US Air Force with bomber aircraft, an indication the company remains a potential bidder in the service’s next-generation long-range strike bomber (LRS-B) programme.


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  • Lockheed Martin launches Legion pod for USAF


    Lockheed Martin wants to bring fifth-generation targeting and tracking capabilities to fourth-generation aircraft like...


  • USAF speeds up development of new air-launched cruise missile


    ​The US Air Force has both accelerated development its long-range standoff weapon (LRSO) and dramatically increased...


  • US Air Force pens A-10 maintenance deal with Korean Air


    ​With top officers still calling for the aircraft’s retirement as accost-saving measure, the US Air Force has...


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  • Lockheed Martin launches Legion pod for USAF

    News | 13 Feb 2015 13:54 | Dan Parsons

    Lockheed Martin wants to bring fifth-generation targeting and tracking capabilities to fourth-generation aircraft like the Boeing F-15 and Lockheed F-16 fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lockheed-Martin-launches-Legion-pod-for-USAF-409049/
  • USAF speeds up development of new air-launched cruise missile

    News | 04 Feb 2015 20:47 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force has both accelerated development its long-range standoff weapon (LRSO) and dramatically increased funding to the programme over the next five years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-speeds-up-development-of-new-air-launched-cruise-missile-408701/
  • US Air Force pens A-10 maintenance deal with Korean Air

    News | 10 Sep 2014 16:03 | Dan Parsons

    ​With top officers still calling for the aircraft’s retirement as accost-saving measure, the US Air Force has announced a major potential investment in depot maintenance for the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Force-pens-A-10-maintenance-deal-with-Korean-Air-403557/
  • First phase of B-2 weapon software upgrade complete: Northrop Grumman

    News | 05 May 2014 20:53 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Northrop Grumman has completed a review of weapon systems software that will replace older programmes on the US Air Force’s fleet of B-2 bombers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/First-phase-of-B-2-weapon-software-upgrade-complete-Northrop-Grumman-398854/
  • USAF updates firefighter training and equipment following B-2 tailpipe fire

    News | 27 Mar 2014 10:35 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Air Force has revamped some firefighting training manuals and is acquiring new equipment in response to a tailpipe fire that caused $64.4 million in damage to a B-2 bomber in 2010.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-updates-firefighter-training-and-equipment-following-B-2-tailpipe-fire-397472/
  • B-2 fire damage made worse by firefighting shortcomings

    News | 25 Mar 2014 19:47 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A US Air Force report about a 2010 fire on a Northrop Grumman B-2 bomber finds that firefighting crews in Guam were unfamiliar with the aircraft’s tailpipe or with the potential for tailpipe fires.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/B-2-fire-damage-made-worse-by-firefighting-shortcomings-397355/