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  • Seoul finalises $657 million Global Hawk purchase


    ​Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract worth more than $657 million to provide South Korea with a surveillance fleet of RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned air vehicles.


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  • DARPA selects two firms to compete for sea-based UAV


    AeroVironment and Northrop Grumman will compete to build a Predator-sized unmanned air system (UAS) that can be...


  • RAAF begins Reaper training in USA


    The Royal Australian Air Force has deployed a number of personnel to the USA to begin training on the US Air Force’s...


  • IAI, Alpha team for Indian UAS opportunity


    Israel Aerospace Industries has signed a teaming agreement with India's Alpha Design Technologies, under which the...


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  • DARPA selects two firms to compete for sea-based UAV

    News | 26 Mar 2015 18:48 | Stephen Trimble

    AeroVironment and Northrop Grumman will compete to build a Predator-sized unmanned air system (UAS) that can be launched and recovered from a naval patrol vessel, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has announced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DARPA-selects-two-firms-to-compete-for-sea-based-UAV-410613/
  • ESA ready to launch next round of DESIRE tests

    News | 05 Mar 2015 12:37 | Beth Stevenson

    The European Space Agency (ESA) is about to embark on the next phase of an effort to integrate unmanned air vehicles into national airspace by utilising satellite command and control.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ESA-ready-to-launch-next-round-of-DESIRE-tests-409809/
  • RAAF begins Reaper training in USA

    News | 23 Feb 2015 16:01 | Beth Stevenson

    The Royal Australian Air Force has deployed a number of personnel to the USA to begin training on the US Air Force’s General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAAF-begins-Reaper-training-in-USA-409339/
  • ANALYSIS: How Australia will ramp up ISR capabilities

    News | 17 Feb 2015 12:30 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​The Royal Australian Air Force’s air combat and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities will be substantially increased over the next decade as new fifth generation capabilities are introduced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Australia-will-ramp-up-ISR-capabilities-408684/
  • IAI, Alpha team for Indian UAS opportunity

    News | 11 Feb 2015 14:13 | Arie Egozi

    Israel Aerospace Industries has signed a teaming agreement with India's Alpha Design Technologies, under which the partners will market and produce mini-unmanned air systems including the former's Bird-Eye 400 and 650 for Indian customers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAI-Alpha-team-for-Indian-UAS-opportunity-408927/
  • Upgraded Anka carries out maiden flight

    News | 02 Feb 2015 17:06 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Turkish Aerospace Industries has begun flight testing of the Block B variant of its Anka medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned air vehicle, local news sources have reported.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Upgraded-Anka-carries-out-maiden-flight-408567/