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  • USAF plans to end MQ-1 Predator operations in 2018


    The remotely-piloted aircraft that ushered in the armed drone revolution, the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-1, will be put out to pasture by 2018, after more than two decades of service, the US Air Force says.


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  • VIDEO: Chinese Wing Loong UAV carries out weapon drops


    ​The state-owned China Central Television (CCTV) news channel has released a previously unseen video of Beijing’s AVIC...


  • ​USAF targets small UAS in new strategic vision paper


    The US Air Force is likely to ramp up its investment in small unmanned aircraft following the release of a long-awaited...


  • USAF plans to end MQ-1 Predator operations in 2018


    The remotely-piloted aircraft that ushered in the armed drone revolution, the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems...


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  • VIDEO: Chinese Wing Loong UAV carries out weapon drops

    News | 24 Aug 2015 12:23 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The state-owned China Central Television (CCTV) news channel has released a previously unseen video of Beijing’s AVIC Wing Loong unmanned air vehicle carrying out weapons testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Chinese-Wing-Loong-UAV-carries-out-weapon-drops-415998/
  • ​USAF targets small UAS in new strategic vision paper

    News | 18 Aug 2015 13:54 | James Drew

    The US Air Force is likely to ramp up its investment in small unmanned aircraft following the release of a long-awaited strategic vision document dedicated to tiny flying weapons.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-targets-small-UAS-in-new-strategic-vision-paper-415788/
  • USAF plans to end MQ-1 Predator operations in 2018

    News | 14 Aug 2015 19:30 | James Drew

    The remotely-piloted aircraft that ushered in the armed drone revolution, the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-1, will be put out to pasture by 2018, after more than two decades of service, the US Air Force says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-plans-to-end-MQ-1-Predator-operations-in-2018-415742/
  • Holloman AFB to train 40% more Predator, Reaper pilots in 2016

    News | 11 Aug 2015 17:04 | James Drew

    Holloman AFB in New Mexico has become ground zero for the US Air Force’s shakeup of MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper operations, and will soon be training more pilots per year than any other schoolhouse in the service, manned or unmanned, bypassing even Boeing C-17 pilot output.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Holloman-AFB-to-train-40-more-Predator-Reaper-pilots-in-2016-415594/
  • Spain allocates funds for MALE UAV

    News | 11 Aug 2015 13:54 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Spanish military is in the process of down selecting a medium altitude, long endurance unmanned air vehicle, for which it has reportedly allocated €25 million ($26 million) in its 2016 budget.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spain-allocates-funds-for-MALE-UAV-415573/
  • Raytheon sticking by tri-mode missile despite Lockheed JAGM win

    News | 04 Aug 2015 17:26 | James Drew

    Lockheed Martin might have won the battle for the US Army’s lucrative Joint Air-to-Ground Missile programme, but Raytheon says it would still offer its tri-mode seeker alternative it developed for the Small Diameter Bomb II if another opportunity were to emerge.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Raytheon-sticking-by-tri-mode-missile-despite-Lockheed-JAGM-win-415378/