Thursday Jun 19
BAE contracted to study Brimstone 2 for Typhoon
Following doubts over the timeline for the integration of MBDA-developed Brimstone 2 missiles on the Royal Air Force's Eurofighter Typhoons, the UK Ministry of Defence has contracted BAE Systems to study the possibility of accelerating the process.
"Impossible" Electric Airplane Takes Flight
The Berlin Air Show witnessed a silent, clean test flight by Airbus's E-Fan two-seater aircraft, which is entirely propelled by electricity The novel two-seater aircraft was designed from the outset for electrical propulsion, from its energy management system to safety features.
Holloman AFB Event to Feature Variety
Aerial acts and more than 400 aircraft will be on static display at the 2014 Holloman Air Force Base Open House, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 10. Aerial acts at the base, near Alamogordo, N.M., include the Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor demonstration team with a Heritage Flight at 11:15 a.m. and 3:15 p.m., North American P-51D Mustang and flybys ... (more)