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Plane debris in Indian Ocean same type as MH370 says US official

August 3, 2015 SYDNEY: A sea-crusted wing part found on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 found since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago and a tragic but finally solid...

Reduced Military Budget adversely affectin the Heads-up Display Market in Military Aviation in the US

August 3, 2015 Fast Market Research announces the availability of Technavio#39;s new report quot;HUD Market in Military Aviation in the US 2015-2019quot; on their comprehensive research portal. An HUD is a display indicator that dis...

MALAYSIA TO SEEK HELP FROM TERRITORIES NEAR REUNION ISLAND OVER MH370: LIOW

August 3, 2015 Malaysia is trying to get the help of aviation authorities in territories near Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean for experts to undertake substantive analysis should more aircraft debris be recovered that could shed ...

QA refutes US top 3 carriers' subsidy claims

August 3, 2015 Qatar Airways (QA), in a 'white paper' submitted to the US, has refuted the subsidy allegations against it by the 'Big 3' US carriers.The submission comprehensively addressed and answered all issues raised in the Open...

HSV-2 turns up off Aden

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe ex-US naval logistics ship Swift is now operating under the flag of United Arab Emirates (UAE), which may be using it to support an amphibious operation in Yemen.Built by Australia's Incat shipyard in Tas...

Pentagon test chief raps F-35B reliability ahead of IOC

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe F-35B demonstrated poor reliability in sea trials aboard the USS WaspDespite the findings, the USMC is poised to declare the aircraft suitable for limited combat operations

Indonesian Air Force crash prompts calls for modernisation

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe crash on 30 June of an Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU) Lockheed Martin C-130B Hercules transport aircraft, which is estimated to have killed more than 140 people, has prompted calls for the country to revie...

Danish MH-60Rs begin systems integration phase

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe first two MH-60R maritime helicopters for the Royal Danish Air Force have commenced mission systems integrationFirst deliveries to Denmark start in 2016The first two MH-60R maritime helicopters ...

USMC to get upgraded mission computers for AH-1Z and UH-1Y helicopters

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTNorthrop Grumman has announced it will deliver its next-generation mission computer for Lot 12 of the US Marine Corps' (USMC's) H-1 helicopter upgrade programme that will result in increased commonality acros...

10TH COMBAT AVIATION BRIGADE BIDS FAREWELL TO KIOWA

August 2, 2015 The following information was released by the U.S. Army-Americas:By Capt. Peter Smedberg, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade PAOThe skies over New York's North Country had a solemn feel as the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade's...

Advanced Airborne Sensor flies on P-8A

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe first flight of a P-8A Poseidon configured with the AN/APS-154 Advanced Airborne Sensor was completed on 20 MayThe APS-154 AAS radar will replace the capability provided by the APS-149 Littoral ...

Special delivery: exploiting the network for smarter weapon effects

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThere is no simple agreement on what it means to network weapon systems. Some in industry and military services state it is the ability to use all available sensors to detect incoming threats and then decide ...

Paris Air Show 2015: UTC joins the fight for ground safety

August 2, 2015 UTC Aerospace Systems of the United States has introduced an aircraft-mounted system to aid taxiing safety.The Taxi Strike Alert System (TSAS) detects and alerts pilots about impending collision threats with ground ob...

NAVAIR seeks partners for cyber warfare research

August 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsNAVAIR has published a broad agency announcement seeking proposals to safeguard the entire naval aviation complex from hostile IT incursionsThe solicitation is intended to inspire R&D to fill th...

QA refutes US top 3 carriers' subsidy claims

August 2, 2015 Qatar Airways (QA), in a 'white paper' submitted to the US, has refuted the subsidy allegations against it by the 'Big 3' US carriers.The submission comprehensively addressed and answered all issues raised in the Open...

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