First Flight Auto'Mate Demonstrator

Airbus achieves in-flight autonomous guidance and control of a drone from a tanker aircraft

Airbus Defence and Space and the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Airbus UpNext, have achieved in-flight autonomous guidance and control of a drone using an A310...

BAE sets up strategic partnership with Embraer

BAE Systems and Brazil’s Embraer announced at the Farnborough Airshow on 19 July that they had signed two memoranda of understanding (MoUs) establishing a...
Boeing F/A-18C Hornets of US Marine Corps Squadron VMFA-323.

US Marine Corps F/A-18C Hornets Deploy to Poland for Air Policing

On the 78th Anniversary of ‘D-Day’ 6 June 1944, the Boeing F/A-18C Hornets of US Marine Corps Squadron VMFA-323 began their deployment to Lask...
Embraer and Aeroplex representatives during the MoU signing ceremony

Embraer and Aeroplex Sign a MoU to Support the Hungarian KC-390 Aircraft

Embraer and Aeroplex have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate on a project to qualify Aeroplex as an Embraer Authorized Service Center...

DARPA’s New Sea Monster

In May, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) launched its Liberty Lifter project. This is intended to demonstrate that a low-cost X-plane...
ColdWar

Ukraine Tension Heats Cold War Incursions

Speak to the majority of military personnel with experience of the Cold War and most will confirm that Russian air force and naval activities...
AirTanker Holdings-RAF

Completion of the sale of stake in AirTanker Holdings

On 13 September 2021, Babcock International Group PLC announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement with Equitix Investment Management Limited for the...
Military Airlift

Final Call for Registrations for the upcoming Military Airlift and Air-to-Air Refuelling Conference in...

SMi Group reports: The agenda and attendee list are being finalised for the upcoming conference taking place in less than two weeks’ time. Registration is...
KC-46A Pegasus-1

Pegasus Stretches Her Wings

Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Moores, Commander 344th Air Refueling Squadron provides insight into the squadron’s transition to the KC-46A Pegasus, its expanding mission set and...
KC-135-1

CAE USA Is Reconfirmed as USAF Training Partner for KC-135 Fleet Adding National Guard...

CAE USA has been re-awarded a $275 million contract to continue KC-135 training for another eight years (in one year options). The company first...

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