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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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  • 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...


  • RAF Sentinel may be positioning for anti-Islamic State fight


    Sources have revealed that the Royal Air Force’s Raytheon Sentinel R1 surveillance aircraft is due to be transferred to...


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  • 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/
  • UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq

    News | 02 Mar 2015 14:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force has conducted 159 air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq with Panavia Tornado GR4s since deploying the type to the region late last year, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-details-extent-of-combat-activity-over-Iraq-409617/
  • 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/