Search Results We've found 27063 articles

News

  • DN - Defence Notes

    'Few signs of progress' in Afghanistan: US inspector

    21st May 2018

    Upbeat assessments of an improving security situation in Afghanistan do not line up with the facts on the ground, the Pentagon watchdog said Monday, pointing ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Sweden puts out emergency war pamphlet amid Russia fears

    21st May 2018

    The Swedish government on 21 May presented an emergency pamphlet to prepare millions of citizens in the event of a war, natural disaster or cyber ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    UAS traffic management moves to next stage

    21st May 2018

    NASA is progressing to technology readiness level (TRL) 4 for its UAS traffic management (UTM) programme after a recent series of successful test flights with ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Taliban warn Kabul residents to 'keep away'

    21st May 2018

    The Taliban warned Kabul residents on 21 May to avoid ‘military centres’ in the heavily fortified city, saying they are planning more attacks in the ...

  • NWI - Naval Warfare

    USCG delivers latest HC-130J for Minotaur retrofit

    21st May 2018

    The US Coast Guard has delivered its latest HC-130J Super Hercules aircraft to L3 Technologies to replace its legacy mission system with Minotaur, the agency ...

  • UV - Unmanned Vehicles

    Drones delivering packages in US pilot

    21st May 2018

    A pilot programme is underway in Cincinnati, US, to deliver packages to homes using an autonomous UAS package delivery system, Workhorse Group announced on 16 ...

  • DB - Digital Battlespace

    Raytheon to incorporate Persistent’s MANET technology

    21st May 2018

    Persistent Systems has entered into a five-year partnership with Raytheon to incorporate its Wave Relay mobile ad hoc networking (MANET) technology into Raytheon's family of ...

  • RH - Rotorhub

    StandardAero, Reignwood sign engine support agreement

    21st May 2018

    StandardAero has signed an agreement to provide engine support for Rolls-Royce M250 and RR300 engines powering Beijing Reignwood Star General Aviation’s Bell 407GX, Bell 206L4, Bell ...

  • DH - Defence Helicopter

    RCAF yet to decide on Griffon replacement

    21st May 2018

    Despite a Canadian Senate committee report recommending a year ago that the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) replace the majority of its Bell CH146 Griffon ...

  • MLF - Military Logistics

    UK shares industrial base vision

    21st May 2018

    UK defence logisticians have ‘thematically similar’ but ‘slightly nuanced’ industrial base views and challenges when compared to those in the United States. And, in much ...

  • SOF - Special Operations

    SOFIC 2018: RAND report looks into AFSOC recruit pass rates

    21st May 2018

    The RAND Corporation has published a series of conclusions in support of the US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC), designed to increase pass rates ...

  • SOF - Special Operations

    Orbit develops MPT 30 SATCOM terminal

    21st May 2018

    Orbit Communications Systems has developed a 12-inch Multi-Purpose Terminal (MPT 30) for airborne satellite communications, the company announced on 17 May. The MPT 30 terminal ...

  • DN - Defence Notes

    Britain to intensify defence against space 'threats'

    21st May 2018

    Britain will boost the number of defence personnel working in the space sector by a fifth over five years to counter ‘intensifying threats’, UK Defence ...

  • DH - Defence Helicopter

    Z-19E helicopter completes firing tests

    21st May 2018

    Aviation Industry Corporation of China’s (AVIC's) Z-19E armed helicopter has completed its firing flight tests, the company announced on 16 May. The helicopter conducted multiple ...

  • MTSN - Training/Simulation

    ITEC 2018: Pennant VR parachute sim takes off (video)

    21st May 2018

    The Pennant Group demonstrated its latest parachute VR training simulator in Stuttgart at ITEC 2018. In the company's estimation, the virtual reality system is viewed ...