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Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va: Air Force officials began a comprehensive review of the Distributed Common Ground System, commonly known as the Sentinel, and its periodic maintenance Feb. 22 through 26 here. Sentinel Focus 10A is the second review for […]


Heron-TP Eitan UAV Inducted into Israel Air Force

Heron-TP Eitan UAV Inducted into Israel Air Force

The Eitan UAV in flight Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Heron TP, also known as the “Eitan”, was inducted into the Israel Air Force (IAF) yesterday (21.2.2010) at a base in the center of the country in […]


Bringing The Internet To The Skies Of Army Exercises

Bringing The Internet To The Skies Of Army Exercises

Ft Lauderdale FL: Soldiers participating in the U.S. Army’s recent Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE), Ft. Benning, Ga., were able to acquire unprecedented levels of knowledge about their surroundings thanks to the battlefield imaging and communications relay capabilities of Northrop Grumman’s […]


Israel Commissions One Ton UAV Bomber

Israel Commissions One Ton UAV Bomber

Jerusalem: A new drone that can remain airborne for more than 24 hours and reach as far as Iran was added Sunday to the Israeli air force’s arsenal, the military said. Described by the army as a “technological breakthrough” the […]


Global Hawks Log 30k Combat Flying Hours, 1,500 Sorties

Global Hawks Log 30k Combat Flying Hours, 1,500 Sorties

SOUTHWEST ASIA: One of the largest unmanned aerial systems operating in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility, the RQ-4 Global Hawk, surpassed 30,000 combat flying hours and 1,500 combat sorties Feb. 10 here. The Global Hawks are assigned to […]


New unmanned aerial system tests advanced missile

New unmanned aerial system tests advanced missile

The Army’s newest and most advanced Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), the Extended Range/Multi-Purpose (ER/MP) UAS, has successfully completed a series of tests with the HELLFIRE® II UAS — a missile specially engineered to fire from a UAV with a 360-degree […]


Iran to Deploy New Missile Air-Defense System, Produce UAVs

Iran to Deploy New Missile Air-Defense System, Produce UAVs

TEHRAN: Iranian Defense Minister Gen. Ahmad Vahidi stated on February 8 that Iran is creating production lines to build two new locally developed unmanned aerial vehicles and will soon be deploying a new air-defense system. The new UAVs in Iranian […]


Iran builds own aerial drones with strike capabilities

Iran builds own aerial drones with strike capabilities

Moscow: Iran started on Monday production of two domestically-developed unmanned aerial vehicles capable of delivering high-precision bombing strikes and performing reconnaissance missions, the Fars news agency said. Iran unveiled the drones, dubbed Ra’d (Thunder) and Nazir (Harbinger), at a plant […]


Poland to buy aerial drones for its troops in Afghanistan

Poland to buy aerial drones for its troops in Afghanistan

Warsaw: Poland is set to buy eight unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) from an Israeli defense firm to strengthen its contingent in Afghanistan, the country’s defense minister said on Monday. “Four drones will be delivered to Afghanistan [for the Polish contingent […]


 
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