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North Korea Advises China, US Ahead Of 6 Kt Atomic Bomb Test

North Korea Advises China, US Ahead Of 6 Kt Atomic Bomb Test

North Korea gave China and the United States advance warning before conducting what appeared to be its third nuclear test on Tuesday, the South Korean defence ministry said. Asked if he was aware if Pyongyang had informed Beijing and Washington […]


Raytheon’s RAM Block 2 successful in double-fire test

Raytheon’s RAM Block 2 successful in double-fire test

Both missiles prove command and control effectiveness Raytheon Company’s (NYSE: RTN) Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2 successfully completed its third guided test vehicle flight, further demonstrating the system’s upgraded kinematic performance, guidance system and airframe capabilities. The test also verified […]


Communication exercises in full swing as Army preps for its next large-scale network test

Communication exercises in full swing as Army preps for its next large-scale network test

In preparation for the Army’s Network Integration Evaluation 13.1, the System of Systems Integration Directorate, with support from the Army Test and Evaluation Command, the Brigade Modernization Command and the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, kicked off a […]


Raytheon successfully tests HARM upgrades

Raytheon successfully tests HARM upgrades

Raytheon has completed testing of High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM) upgrades, which make the combat-proven missile more precise and accurate, while reducing collateral damage. HARM suppresses or destroys surface-to-air missile radars, early warning radars and radar-directed air defense artillery systems. The […]


F-35B Completes First Airborne Engine Start Tests

F-35B Completes First Airborne Engine Start Tests

The F-35 integrated test force announced the completion of a major prerequisite test for in-flight performance on the short take-off and vertical landing variant of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter Sept. 4. BF-2 completed the first air starts, […]


Boeing Completes Wind Tunnel Tests on Silent Eagle Conformal Weapons Bay

Boeing Completes Wind Tunnel Tests on Silent Eagle Conformal Weapons Bay

Boeing recently completed wind tunnel tests on the Silent Eagle Conformal Weapons Bay (CWB). The tests, conducted at the company’s St. Louis facility, validated the aerodynamics of the CWB design. CWBs are integral to the adaptable configuration and balanced survivability […]


“Dip Chip” Technology Tests Toxicity On-the-Go

“Dip Chip” Technology Tests Toxicity On-the-Go

From man-made toxic chemicals such as industrial by-products to poisons that occur naturally, a water or food supply can be easily contaminated. And for every level of toxic material ingested, there is some level of bodily response, ranging from minor […]


B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Completes First Ever Polar Test Mission

B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Completes First Ever Polar Test Mission

Under contract to the U.S. Air Force, Northrop Grumman’s B-2 Spirit stealth bomber has completed its first 18.5-hour sortie over the North Pole to validate new flight management software. The computer upgrade system, which is the cornerstone for all future […]


Su-35 Fighters Made 500 Test Flights

Su-35 Fighters Made 500 Test Flights

The 500th test flight was made on the Su-35 flight tests program. The aircraft was piloted by the Hero of Russia Colonel Sergei Bogdan, the distinguished test pilot. In February 2008 it was him who took off for the first […]


 
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