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Xponential 2019: Laflamme Aéro develops tandem-rotor UAV

Laflamme Aéro has developed a tandem-rotor helicopter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that the company hopes will be as cheap as the most affordable manned rotary-wing aircraft. David Laflamme, company chief technology officer (CTO), told...

Algerian military announces armed UAV strike

Algeria’s new unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have carried out an airstrike, the Ministry of National Defence (MDN) said in a statement on 30 April. It said the target was identified by an El Djazair...

USAF reports combat debut for F-35A

The US Air Force (USAF) has employed the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) in combat mission for the first time. The US Air Forces Central Command (AFCENT) announced on 30...

EU extends arms sanctions on Myanmar

The European Union (EU) has extended its arms embargo on Myanmar for another year, the EU Council said on 29 April. The newly reinforced sanctions – intended as a response to the Myanmar government’s...

US seeks to restart parts manufacture for Taiwan F-5s

The United States is considering recommencing parts production for the Northrop F-5 Tiger II fighter aircraft to support Taiwan’s ageing fleet. Having previously sought to source surplus parts, the US Air Force (USAF) on...

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