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  • Unmanned Vehicles

    AFRL contracts Kratos for LCASD

    13th July 2016

    Kratos will develop the technical baseline for a high-speed, long-range, low-cost, limited life-strike UAS under a $40.8 million contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory …

  • Training

    Farnborough 2016: Link highlights F-16 DTT

    12th July 2016

    L3 Link is using the Farnborough International Airshow 2016 (FIA 2016) to highlight its F-16 training capabilities with the exhibition of an F-16 desktop training …

  • Training

    Farnborough 2016: Cubic pushes live but looks to LVC

    8th July 2016

    Cubic Global Defense will be using this year’s Farnborough International Airshow to highlight its capabilities in the live combat air training environment that has, at …

  • Training

    ITEC 2016: USAF TPS upgrades to VR-Vantage

    4th May 2016

    Calspan has completed the upgrade to the US Air Force Test Pilot School’s (USAF TPS) Flight Sciences Simulator (FSS) with VT MÄK’s VR-Vantage IG image …

  • Military Logistics

    Lockheed flight tests C-130 airframe mods

    19th April 2016

    Lockheed Martin has begun flight testing several aerodynamic modifications – including winglets – for the C-130 Hercules in a bid to increase the efficiency of …

  • Digital Battlespace

    PAR receives cyber R&D contract

    2nd March 2016

    PAR Government Systems, a PAR Technology subsidiary, has been awarded a three-year, six-month $3.4 million cyber research and development contract by the US Air Force …

  • Digital Battlespace

    Cubic bags LVC system contract

    6th October 2015

    The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) has awarded a multi-year contract to Cubic Global Defense (CGD) to develop and demonstrate a Live, Virtual, Constructive …

  • Digital Battlespace

    USAF extends Cubic's AFRL contract

    18th August 2015

    The US Air Force (USAF) has extended Cubic Global Defense's (CGD) contract to support the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) human-centred intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance …

  • Military Logistics

    US AFRL completes last flight of ACTE programme

    14th May 2015

    A research team from the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), FlexSys and NASA have completed the last flight of the Adaptive Compliant Trailing Edge …

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    US AFRL tests MuSICA software

    8th May 2015

    The US Air Force Research Laboratories (AFRL) has completed a round of flight tests of the Multiple Sensor Integrated Conflict Avoidance (MuSICA) standard collision avoidance …

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    Cubic completes first phase of deployable air range

    6th April 2015

    Cubic Global Defence has completed the first phase of a manned/unmanned live, virtual and constructive (LVC) deployable air range system, it announced on 2 April. …

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    West: Northrop to demo BAT UAS

    11th February 2015

    Northrop Grumman will test two versions of the BAT fixed-wing UAS (12 ft and 14 foot) and a rotary wing (RBAT) variant later this year. Speaking at …

  • Digital Battlespace

    I/ITSEC: USAF to simulate new EW technologies

    26th November 2014

    The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Sensors Directorate is looking to simulate new electronic warfare (EW) technologies to verify their value in an increasingly intertwined …

  • Digital Battlespace

    I/ITSEC 2012: USAF recasts training priorities

    5th December 2012

    A US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) representative has outlined a shift in focus for the service towards less aircrew training and more consideration of …

  • Unmanned Vehicles

    TORC demonstrates new RAZTEK UGV

    8th May 2012

    TORC Robotics has announced that it has recently demonstrated an autonomous unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) for the US Air Force Research Labs (AFRL) that is …

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    CHI Systems worked with Lockheed Martin on a programme for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to build software models that imitate human behaviour, and ...

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  • Military UAS - fixed-wing, Military UAS - MALE

    XQ-58A Valkyrie

    The XQ-58A Valkyrie is a HALE class, runway-independent, high-subsonic 'Loyal Wingman' UAS being developed jointly by Kratos and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to ...

  • Air Force Test Center

    The Air Force Test Center at Edwards AFB, California, is Air Force Materiel Command's centre of excellence for research, development, test and evaluation of aerospace ...