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  • Watchkeeper fully operational in Afghanistan, UK reveals


    ​The British Army’s Thales UK/Elbit Systems-developed Watchkeeper unmanned air system has become fully operational in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence has announced.


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  • NATO finishes AWACS commitment to Afghanistan


    ​NATO has completed a more than three-year commitment of Boeing E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS)...


  • Tornado could fly on into 2030s, partners say


    Europe’s Panavia Tornado will remain in use as a relevant frontline asset for more than another 10 years, according to...


  • NATO report highlights UAV limitations


    NATO’s Joint Air Power Competence Centre (JAPCC) has released a study into the vulnerabilities that the alliance's...


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  • Watchkeeper fully operational in Afghanistan, UK reveals

    News | 29 Sep 2014 15:43 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The British Army’s Thales UK/Elbit Systems-developed Watchkeeper unmanned air system has become fully operational in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence has announced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Watchkeeper-fully-operational-in-Afghanistan-UK-reveals-404254/
  • NATO finishes AWACS commitment to Afghanistan

    News | 29 Sep 2014 12:50 | Craig Hoyle

    ​NATO has completed a more than three-year commitment of Boeing E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft to Afghanistan, with two of the command and control assets having returned to Europe.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NATO-finishes-AWACS-commitment-to-Afghanistan-404241/
  • Kings of the swingers: Top 13 swing-wing aircraft

    News | 26 Sep 2014 11:17 | Craig Hoyle

    ​As the operators of Europe’s Panavia Tornado mark the 40th anniversary of its first flight, we bring together a baker’s dozen of variable geometry aircraft – only most of which made it into operational service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kings-of-the-swingers-Top-13-swing-wing-aircraft-404176/
  • Tornado could fly on into 2030s, partners say

    News | 24 Sep 2014 16:48 | Craig Hoyle

    Europe’s Panavia Tornado will remain in use as a relevant frontline asset for more than another 10 years, according to its programme partners, even though one of its main operators does not plan to retain the type beyond the end of this decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tornado-could-fly-on-into-2030s-partners-say-404109/
  • ANALYSIS: Ukraine's and Russia's aerospace industries will be hit hard by deteriorating relations

    News | 23 Sep 2014 09:16

    Ever since Russia-backed forces began to take control of the Crimean peninsula at the end of February, a steady of escalation of sanctions by Ukraine against Russia has had increasingly negative effects on the aerospace sectors of both countries. Since the collapse of the former Soviet Union in 1991, the two countries' industries had enjoyed an at-times contentious but largely productive collaborative relationship. The most recent round of embargoes placed on Russia by Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko, however, will cut the links and cause collateral damage on both sides.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Ukraines-and-Russias-aerospace-industries-will-be-hit-hard-by-deteriorating-relations-403480/
  • NATO report highlights UAV limitations

    News | 19 Sep 2014 14:46 | Beth Stevenson

    NATO’s Joint Air Power Competence Centre (JAPCC) has released a study into the vulnerabilities that the alliance's in-use unmanned air vehicles have, claiming that the nature of UAV operations to date may have limited their development.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NATO-report-highlights-UAV-limitations-403908/