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MQ-8C Fire Scout prepares for ship-board testing

The MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is set to undergo testing to ensure it can safely operate within intense electromagnetic environments in preparation for ship-board flights later in 2014 with the US...

Polish MiGs deploy as NATO steps up air defences

Poland has sent four of its RAC MiG-29A fighters to Šiauliai air base in Lithuania for a planned period of Baltic air policing duty, while heightened tensions between NATO members and Russia have seen...

Five British service personnel have been killed in a UK helicopter crash in southern...

Five British service personnel have been killed in a UK helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan. Four of those on board, three soldiers and an airman, were stationed at RAF Odiham in Hampshire. The fifth, an...

The T-50 fighter got the radio-electronic system Himalaya

According to the RIA Novosti report with reference to the factory director, Alexandra Logvinova, the latest radio-electronic warfare station Himalaya for the T-50 will soon deliver the Stavropol Radio Factory Signal, which is a...
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Crash destroys Taiwanese AH-64E Apache

This story is sourced from Flightglobal.com a day ago The crew of a Taiwanese army Boeing AH-64E Apache attack helicopter were seriously injured when their aircraft crashed during a training flight on 25 April. Flightglobal’s Ascend...
VPAF Mi-8 helicopter

Russia Offers Mi-8/17 Upgrade Package for Vietnam with Electronic Jamming

Russia is hoping to be involved in upgrading Mi-8/17 helicopters in Southeast Asia by electronic jamming systems new. In the framework of the DSA 2014 defense exhibition last, Science and Research Institute of Radio Technology...
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Russian Helicopters to Deliver Helicopters to Latin America

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec, signed contracts with countries across Latin America in 2013 for 41 helicopters to be delivered in 2014-2016. The Latin American market is one...
ARCA UAV Air Array

ARCA is developing a high performance unmanned aerial vehicle

The aircraft is named Air Strato and is part of a larger UAV family that will carry out various missions for ARCA and our partners. The first prototype is completed and is already in...