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  • Brimstone offer to USA a test case for Europe, says MBDA


    ​European guided weapons specialist MBDA is waiting on a decision from the US government about whether to acquire its Brimstone air-to-surface missile, with the company’s chief executive warning that a rejection of its offer will call into question the openness of Washington’s defence acquisition policy.


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  • USAF touts cross-nation burden sharing of Reaper


    ​Despite it having the largest fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles, the US...


  • Study shows armed UAV exports limited despite demand


    ​An arms transfer study from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) claims that only the UK and...


  • Unmanned MQ-9 Reaper achieves one million flight hours


    ​The existing operational fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator B unmanned air vehicles (UAV), also...


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  • ANALYSIS: UAVS need to sense their way through crowded airspace

    News | 24 Apr 2015 13:45 | Beth Stevenson

    The proliferation of unmanned air vehicles and their use in a widening variety of roles has increased the pressure on industry, regulators, the military and even operators to find ways to integrate them into national airspace.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-UAVS-need-to-sense-their-way-through-crowded-airspace-411257/
  • USAF touts cross-nation burden sharing of Reaper

    News | 21 Apr 2015 15:04 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Despite it having the largest fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles, the US Air Force is looking towards smaller operators of the systems to explore ways in which the logistical and cost burden of operating the system can be reduced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-touts-cross-nation-burden-sharing-of-Reaper-411438/
  • Study shows armed UAV exports limited despite demand

    News | 19 Mar 2015 15:57 | Beth Stevenson

    ​An arms transfer study from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) claims that only the UK and Nigeria have been the recipients of armed unmanned air vehicles, despite “widespread interest” in their acquisition.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Study-shows-armed-UAV-exports-limited-despite-demand-410358/
  • Unmanned MQ-9 Reaper achieves one million flight hours

    News | 17 Mar 2015 15:10 | Dan Parsons

    ​The existing operational fleet of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator B unmanned air vehicles (UAV), also called the MQ-9 Reaper, in March reached a cumulative one million flight hours, the majority of which were in combat.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Unmanned-MQ-9-Reaper-achieves-one-million-flight-hours-410251/
  • Brimstone offer to USA a test case for Europe, says MBDA

    News | 17 Mar 2015 11:33 | Craig Hoyle

    ​European guided weapons specialist MBDA is waiting on a decision from the US government about whether to acquire its Brimstone air-to-surface missile, with the company’s chief executive warning that a rejection of its offer will call into question the openness of Washington’s defence acquisition policy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Brimstone-offer-to-USA-a-test-case-for-Europe-says-MBDA-410239/
  • RAF Sentinel may be positioning for anti-Islamic State fight

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:59 | Beth Stevenson

    Sources have revealed that the Royal Air Force’s Raytheon Sentinel R1 surveillance aircraft is due to be transferred to an undisclosed base in the Mediterranean, suggesting that it is being positioned to join the coalition fight against Islamic State militants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Sentinel-may-be-positioning-for-anti-Islamic-State-fight-410046/