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Army 2019: New variant of Korsar UAS unveiled

The latest reconnaissance variant of the Korsar unmanned aircraft system (UAS) was unveiled at the Army 2019 defence exhibition being held in Kubinka close to Moscow on 25–30 June. The tactical reconnaissance unmanned aerial...

USN eyes 2025 IOC for extended range JSOW

The US Navy (USN) is advancing plans to introduce a powered, longer-range version of the air-launched AGM-154C-1 Joint Stand Off Weapon (JSOW) into service in fiscal year (FY) 2025. JSOW is a medium-range air-to-surface...

JMSDF, JCG hold first joint drill in South China Sea

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and the Japan Coast Guard (JCG) conducted their first joint drill in the South China Sea (SCS) on 26 June. JMSDF helicopter carrier JS Izumo , Murasame-class guided-missile...

Sikorsky Races To Deliver Rescue Help On Time

“We’re back on the contract schedule,” Sikorsky program director Greg Hames told reporters visiting the company’s test site …read more Read more here:: Breaking Defense (Air)

Air-to-air photos of Cope West 19

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter pilot flies alongside two Indonesian air force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter pilots over Manado, Indonesia, during Cope West 19, June 20, 2019. Cope West is a...

U.S. Army tests AH-64Ev6

An upgraded AH-64E attack helicopter recently underwent operational tests with the U.S. Army Operational Test Command’s Aviation Test Directorate. Photo: Mr. William C. Beach, Audiovisual Production Specialist, Test Documentation Team, U.S. Army Operational Test...

Official specs of Kh-80

Specifications of the Soviet Kh-80 supersonic cruise missile. Photos: Michael Jerdev …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

RQ-21 Blackjack UAS deliveries to USMC complete

The last of 21 Boeing Insitu RQ-21A Blackjack system unmanned aircraft systems (UASs) produced for the US Marines Corps (USMC) has been delivered to Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Cherry Point, North Carolina. Handed...

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