Tue, Oct 21, 2014
Tactical Data Link To Be Installed On A Total Of 21 Helicopters
Australia's Minister for Defense Senator David Johnston has announced he has given Combined Pass approval for an interim Tactical Data Link for the Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopters in service with the Australian Army.
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
Short-Takeoff Heavy-Lift Aircraft Development Has Ground To A Halt
Russian planemaker Antonov had been developing a short-takeoff heavy-lift transport aircraft long-sought by the Russian military.
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
Propulsion Systems For The F-35 JSF Program
The U.S. Department of Defense awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract for the seventh lot of F135 propulsion systems to power F-35 Lightning II aircraft. The contract announcement for $592 million raises the total procurement contract value to $680 million. In December 2013, a $263 million sustainment contract was previously awarded bringing the total LRIP 7 propulsion cost to $943 million.