All Israel articles – Page 9

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    Israel further assesses F-35B buy

    2016-07-18T14:33:58Z

    Israel's potential acquisition of the short take-off and vertical landing B-model of Lockheed Martin's Joint Strike Fighter, to complement its ordered fleet of F-35As, has gained further momentum following a recent strategic assessment.

  • Blue Flag F-16 - Israeli air force
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    IAF implements crack fix for F-16 fleet

    2016-07-18T12:11:37Z

    The Israeli air force has introduced ultrasound maintenance measures to enable it to swiftly repair cracks in the wings of its fighter fleet.

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    European nations carry out NVG display testing

    2016-07-18T12:01:12Z

    Elbit Systems and several European countries currently flying its joint helmet mounted cueing system (JHMCS) have performed a series of successful night flight demonstrations with the digital eye piece (DEP) night vision cueing and display system.

  • C-130 - Israeli air force
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    IAF develops tanking capability

    2016-07-18T11:48:40Z

    Aerial refuelling has become one of the top priorities of the Israeli air force, and in recent months various tests have been carried out to help provide longer-range operations for helicopters and heavy transport aircraft.

  • Heron TP - AirTeamImages
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    FARNBOROUGH: Heron UAV to receive sense and avoid capability

    2016-07-12T17:01:30Z

    Israel Aerospace Industries and Honeywell have teamed to provide a sense and avoid system for the former’s Heron unmanned air vehicle fleet; a development that could eventually lend itself to the former’s offering for the German air force.

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    FARNBOROUGH: Elbit introduces Spectro ER surveillance pod

    2016-07-11T08:58:52Z

    Elbit Systems has unveiled its new Spectro XR (extra range) electro-optical payload.

  • Su-30 India
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    India acquires Litening targeting pod

    2016-06-29T13:24:49Z

    Rafael will supply 164 examples of its Litening targeting pod to the Indian air force, for use on four types of combat aircraft including New Delhi’s Sukhoi Su-30 fighters.

  • SpyLite - BlueBird
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    BlueBird reveals enhanced variant of SpyLite UAV

    2016-06-29T13:05:47Z

    ​BlueBird has unveiled a new version of its SpyLite mini unmanned air vehicle, which the company says can perform covert surveillance missions in GPS-denied and jamming conditions.

  • Heron Thales NATO datalink test - IAI
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    German Heron TP to follow in Israel’s footsteps

    2016-06-29T10:53:26Z

    The Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Heron TP unmanned air vehicle that is due to be supplied to Germany will be in a similar configuration to the one used by the Israeli air force (IAF), it has been revealed.

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    IAI intensifies civil aerostructures push

    2016-06-10T15:21:33Z

    ​Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has intensified an effort to build on its existing aerostructures capabilities in the civil aircraft segment.

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    IMI takes aim with new air-launched rocket

    2016-06-10T14:45:42Z

    Israel Military Industries (IMI) is promoting a new air-launched rocket, which it claims will have a range of at least 54nm (100km).

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    PICTURE: Israel accepts final M-346 Lavi trainer

    2016-06-09T11:30:44Z

    Israel's air force on 7 June accepted delivery of its last Aermacchi M-346 "Lavi" trainer from Leonardo-Finmeccanica, with all 30 of its examples having been accepted since March 2014.

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    Israel prepares ground for F-35I testing

    2016-05-31T13:47:38Z

    ​The Israeli air force's chief flight test engineer wants an early as possible delivery of its Lockheed Martin F-35 test asset, to expedite the process of adapting locally-produced weapon systems to the aircraft.

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    Israel steps up interest in KC-46 tanker

    2016-05-31T13:22:36Z

    ​Israel's air force has been briefed on the status of the US Air Force's in-development Boeing KC-46A tanker, and has an immediate request for at least two examples.

  • CH-53 - Israel Defence Force
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    Israel reveals defensive boost for CH-53 fleet

    2016-05-23T15:35:08Z

    ​The Israeli air force has confirmed for the first time that an advanced missile approach warning system was incorporated as part of the 2025 upgrade programme for its Sikorsky CH-53 transport helicopters.

  • G550 AEW - Israeli air force
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    First Italian air force G550 arrives in Israel for AEW mods

    2016-05-17T15:24:15Z

    ​The first of two Gulfstream G-550 business jets for the Italian air force have arrived at Israel Aerospace Industries’ facilities, ahead of reconfiguration into an airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft.

  • Skystar 300 aerostat - RT Systems
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    Elta reveals new payload for aerostat ops

    2016-05-11T09:15:48Z

    ​Elta has introduced a new aerostat-specific payload in response to the growing demand for advanced persistent sensors to monitor sensitive areas.

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    Larger Flying Elephant carries out cargo drop tests

    2016-05-10T16:49:14Z

    ​The new larger variant of the Elbit Systems/Bluebird Flying Elephant cargo-carrying unmanned air vehicle prototype has completed a series of air drops.

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    Controp introduces IDF Sky Rider battalion’s new payload

    2016-05-05T00:26:54Z

    ​Controp has developed an updated version of its T-Stamp stabilised electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) payload that will be incorporated into the Israel defence force’s “Sky Rider” unmanned air vehicle battalion.

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    Israel starts weapons testing for F-35 Adir

    2016-05-04T10:05:15Z

    Israel's air force has tested new versions of some of the locally-made weapon systems that will be carried by its Lockheed Martin F-35s.