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FlightList PRO Launches Air Charter Operator Directory Upgrade; Industry Leading Resource Reveals More Private Jet Aircraft for Charter; 100% of Every Market

September 2, 2015 FlightList PRO, the world's largest air charter source, has launched an upgraded Charter Operator Directory as part of its collection of resources. The directory features new user capabilities accessing all 3,419 cer...

USPTO ISSUES TRADEMARK: SCI

September 2, 2015 ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 2 -- The trademark SCI (Reg. No. 4800086) was issued on Aug. 25 by the USPTO.Owner: Sanmina Corporation CORPORATION DELAWARE 2700 North First Street San Jose CALIFORNIA 95134. The trademark appl...

Japan upgrades F-2 fighter with Sniper targeting pod

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) is to integrate the Lockheed Martin AN/AAQ-33 Sniper advanced targeting pod (ATP) onto its Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI)-Lockheed Martin F-2 fighter aircraft, it w...

US military powers up directed energy efforts

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTKey PointsThe Pentagon's acquisition executive sees promise in emerging directed energy technology, especially for ballistic and cruise missile defenceService officials are also mulling a wide range of direct...

Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Starshade's Ability to Identify Celestial Objects with Successful Tests at McMath-Pierce Solar Telescope in Arizona

September 2, 2015 Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) engineers and astronomers demonstrated the ability of a petal-shaped starshade to clearly see celestial objects during two, weeklong series of engineering tests on Kitt Peak at the McMath-...

Cubic enhances airborne combat training system

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTCubic Global Defence has enhanced the functionality of its P5 Combat Training System (P5CTS), adding a mapping capability among other features.The upgrade to the P5CTS introduces Earth Center Earth Fixed (ECE...

TADTE 2015: Taiwan's CSIST unveils new long-endurance UAV prototype

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTTaiwan's primary defence research and development agency has unveiled a prototype of a medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at the 2015 Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology...

DRONE TRACKS HOT SPOTS IN PARK TEST

September 2, 2015 Officials fighting a forest fire in Olympic National Park say they successfully used a drone this week to get overhead, infrared video to steer water-dropping helicopters to their target. "They were watching a live fe...

Philippines investigation says no 'corruption' in helicopter procurement programme

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe Philippines' Department of National Defense (DND) has announced that an investigation into the procurement of refurbished Bell UH-1D Huey combat utility helicopters from a United States supplier has found...

US- Boeing gets $1.49bn order to build 13 surveillance aircraft

September 2, 2015 Boeing has won a $1.49bn contract to build 13 additional P-8A maritime surveillance aircraft, and provide parts for 20 other aircraft of the same type.The Defence Department said nine planes were being built for the U...

USAF AWACS gets radar upgrade

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The US Air Force (USAF) has initiated a USD60 million radar upgrade for its E-3 Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) fleet.

Taking flight: Osprey usage set to soar

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey tiltrotor will reach its eight-year operational deployment anniversary in September. Its two operators, the US Marine Corps (USMC) and US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSO...

Student Rocketeers Wanted for World's Largest Rocket Competition 2015-2016; Team America Rocketry Challenge Registration Open to 7-12th Graders

September 2, 2015  Although the end of summer indicates the beginning of classes for students across the country, it also signals the kickoff of the world's largest annual student rocketry contest. Registration for the Team Americ...

JAGM to replenish US Hellfire inventory in 2018

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe Pentagon's Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) programme entered its engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) phase when the US Army and the US Navy awarded Lockheed Martin a USD66 million contract ...

US Navy to activate additional P-8 workstation for high-tempo ASW and ASuW missions

September 2, 2015 FULL TEXTThe US Navy (USN) is to activate an additional mission station aboard the Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime multimission aircraft (MMA) to alleviate elevated workload levels during high-contact anti-submarine war...

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