Friday, July 30, 2021

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Saab to provide RAF’s Typhoons with new smart self-protection system

Saab has received an order from BAE Systems for development of a new pyrotechnic smart self-protection system for the Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft to defeat radar and IR guided threats. The order is part of a framework agreement with BAE Systems...

UK backs Brimstone missile to 2030 from MBDA

The United Kingdom has awarded MBDA a £400 million contract for the capability sustainment programme (CSP) of the advanced Brimstone air-to-surface missile, to extend its service life beyond 2030. Under the capability sustainment programme effort, MBDA will manufacture new Brimstone...

NATO program develops tactical leaders

By Capt. Sybil Taunton ALBACETE, Spain (AFNS) - Fighter pilots from seven allied countries, including the U.S., U.K., Spain, Czech Republic, Greece, Poland, and Italy completed the NATO Tactical Leadership Program here Oct. 9. Six F-15C Eagles and more than 100 personnel...

A-10s create nostalgic feeling during media day

by Senior Airman Nigel Sandridge ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England — A Theater Security Package of A-10C Thunderbolt IIs and Airmen from the 355th Fighter Wing, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, participated in flying operations at Royal Air Force Lakenheath...

B-52s demonstrate strategic reach

  OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (AFNS) — Two B-52 Stratofortresses assigned to the 2nd Bomb Wing at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana returned July 2 from a 44-hour, nonstop mission to Australia. The mission, which was closely coordinated with the...
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Falkonry design win with the U.S. Navy

Falkonry, the innovation leader in Operational AI, today announced a significant design win with the Naval Surface Warfare Center...
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