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  • Seahawk cancellations threaten multi-year deal, Sikorsky warns


    Sikorsky says cancelling a multi-year contract would raise broad concerns about the surety of other contractors’ multi-year military agreements and affect orders for UH-60 Black Hawks from the US Army and some foreign partners.


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  • US Navy releases draft of UCLASS RFP


    The US Navy has released a draft request for proposal (RFP) for its unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and...


  • X-47B conducts night flight, named Collier Trophy winner


    ​A Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed its first night flight on 10 April, the same day that...


  • Seahawk cancellations threaten multi-year deal, Sikorsky warns


    Sikorsky says cancelling a multi-year contract would raise broad concerns about the surety of other contractors’...


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  • US Navy releases draft of UCLASS RFP

    News | 17 Apr 2014 22:01 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Navy has released a draft request for proposal (RFP) for its unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) programme, the service announces in a media statement.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-releases-draft-of-UCLASS-RFP-398373/
  • Amid Congressional pressure, the USAF prepares for an all-unmanned ISR fleet with Global Hawk

    News | 17 Apr 2014 17:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    With the cost of Northrop Grumman’s RQ-4 Global Hawk having declined in recent years, the US Air Force has reversed course and says it is now ready to retire its manned Lockheed U-2s in fiscal year 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Amid-Congressional-pressure-the-USAF-prepares-for-an-all-unmanned-ISR-fleet-with-Global-Hawk-398280/
  • X-47B conducts night flight, named Collier Trophy winner

    News | 15 Apr 2014 16:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​A Northrop Grumman X-47B unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed its first night flight on 10 April, the same day that the X-47B development team won the Robert J. Collier Trophy from the National Aeronautic Association.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/X-47B-conducts-night-flight-named-Collier-Trophy-winner-398256/
  • Seahawk cancellations threaten multi-year deal, Sikorsky warns

    News | 10 Apr 2014 14:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Sikorsky says cancelling a multi-year contract would raise broad concerns about the surety of other contractors’ multi-year military agreements and affect orders for UH-60 Black Hawks from the US Army and some foreign partners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Seahawk-cancellations-threaten-multi-year-deal-Sikorsky-warns-398088/
  • Sikorsky attaches rotors to CH-53K ground test vehicle

    News | 09 Apr 2014 22:08 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Sikorsky has attached main rotor blades to its CH-53K ground test vehicle (GTV) near West Palm Beach, Florida, and will soon attach the tail rotor blades, according to officials from the company and the US Marine Corps.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sikorsky-attaches-rotors-to-CH-53K-ground-test-vehicle-398089/
  • AAI seeks new customers for re-engined Aerosonde

    News | 09 Apr 2014 09:37 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    AAI is seeking new markets for its Aerosonde Mk 4.7 unmanned air system, following in-house engine upgrades that the company says bring the reliability of the aircraft’s powerplant up to manned aircraft standards.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AAI-seeks-new-customers-for-re-engined-Aerosonde-398016/