The USMC has put two prize challenges that lie at the heart of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force Unmanned Aircraft System Expeditionary program on hold.
The USAF's bidding deadline for the $85 billion contract to develop the Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent missile passed on Dec. 13 with no offer from Boeing, leaving Northrop Grumman as expected as the sole bidder.
The USAF's Space and Missile Systems Center was responsible for rapidly buying the medium-range, ground-launched ballistic missile that traveled more than 310.6 mi. Dec. 12 from Vandenberg AFB, California.
The Irish Air Corps (IAC) has ordered a pair of Airbus C295 twin-turboprop airlifters for the maritime patrol mission.
The demo will showcase the capability designed into the V-280’s fly-by-wire flight control system.
The 2,500-shp Aneto 1K is the first member of Safran’s new family of engines for medium and heavy helicopters, capable of producing 2,500-3,000 shp.
The Czech Republic has signed an agreement at the Pentagon to buy eight UH-1Y Venom and four AH-1Z Viper helicopters to replace its Mi-24 fleet.
Although the House has OK'd a bill to establish a Space Force, the military can't implement it until a fiscal 2020 approps bill is passed, the DOD says.
Flight operations with the Hermes 900 are likely to be delayed around six months, with their mission being temporarily taken over by helicopters.
Ships and aircraft scouring the Drake Passage between Tierra del Fuego and the Antarctic peninsula have recovered components of the aircraft’s main landing gear and elements from the fuel system.