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US DoD gaining ground on UAV sense and avoid systems

Key Points Currently deployed ground-based sense and avoid systems are performing well The DoD is seeking scalable airborne sense and avoid capability for a range of UAVs Advances are being made in unmanned aerial...

DSCA releases South Korean PAC-3 notification

Key Points The DSCA has released a notification on a possible USD1.405 billion sale of PAC-3 missiles and interceptors to South Korea The notification is the latest in a series of attempts by Washington...

Britain, France Move Forward in UCAS Deal

Britain and France have awarded contracts worth €150 million (US $187 million) to teams of British and French firms for a two-year feasibility study for a combat drone, a step forward in a search...

Cubic to supply ACMI P5 TCTS to RAAF

Cubic Corporation has been awarded a contract by RAAF to provide the fifth generation Air Combat Maneuvering Instrumentation (ACMI) P5 Tactical Combat Training System (P5 TCTS). The P5 TCTS is currently in use on...

Argentina Buying Gripens? Brits Say 'No Way'

Argentina’s Defense Minister Agustin Rossi surprised just about everybody when he announced on Oct. 21 that his government intended to buy 24 Saab Gripen E fighters to re-equip his nation’s ancient Air Force. …read...

Israel Fortifies Iron Dome for Future War

Israel is using generous funding from Washington and lessons from its 50-day anti-rocket war in Gaza to fortify Iron Dome against far more formidable threats looming beyond its northern border. …read more Source:: Defense...

Cinven Axes Plan To Sell Avio Space Stake

UK fund Cinven has killed plans to sell its control of Italy-based firm Avio Space – a key player in the fast-evolving European space sector – ending months of speculation about the firm returning...

PLAAF will have joint exercise with RTAF

The PLAAF will have a joint exercise with RTAF this month whereby four Chinese pilots will fly in Thai jets and observe from the back seats. …read more Source:: Alert5 (Air)

Russia tests engine for new bomber

​Russian military aircraft engine designer Kuznetsov has announced completing bench tests of a new propulsion system in development for a next-generation bomber. …read more Source:: Flight Global Military News (Air)

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