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Ontic has entered into an agreement with Thales Avionics, Inc.
RIO DE JANEIRO, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Embraer and Saab today have signed an agreement that establishes a partnership for joint management of the F-X2 Project for the Brazilian Air Force
Joint US Navy/Northrop Grumman Media Briefings Reinforce Strong Partnerships FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight
AIM-120D completes operational testing and achieves initial operating capability TUCSON, Ariz., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently completed
SAINT-CLOUD, France, April 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The second aircraft has joined the Falcon 8X flight test campaign as the ultra long range trijet continues to pass key
CHICAGO, April 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced today deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the first quarter of
DALLAS, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandlerresearch.org adds "Global Business Jet Market 2015-2019" a new research report in its store.
Raytheon delivers stationary and mobile ground segments DULLES, Va., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a contract valued at up to $45.7 million
Gamers, developers, VFX artists, filmmakers, scientists and academics—anyone with an interest in motion capture—will now be able to purchase the most affordable system of its kind at neuronmocap.com.The
LE BOURGET, France, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault Falcon Service (DFS), a Dassault Aviation company-owned service center, recently completed an initial C-check
Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...
The General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper, once known as the Predator B, is an unmanned aerial vehicle or UAV that was created by the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) for the United States Air Force. Air Force members refer to the MQ-9 and other UAVs, also known as drones, as Remotely Piloted Vehicles/Aircraft (RPV/RPA) because humans can control them, but they are capable of autonomous flight as well. This hunter-killer drone is the first of its kind that can be used for long-endurance...
The Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout is an unmanned autonomous helicopter that is used by the United States Armed Forces for reconnaissance missions, situational awareness, and targeting assistance for ground, air, and sea bound soldiers. There are four variants of this UAV, two of which were derived from Schweizer helicopters. The first MQ-8 version, known as the RQ-8A, was used after the Navy retired their RQ-2 Pioneers. The Navy wanted an updated UAV with specific guidelines, including...
The Comet is a commonly kept form of goldfish, the only type to have originated in the United States. They first appeared in the ponds of the Fish Commission in Washington in the early 1880s. Hugo Mullertt was the first person to bring the Comet goldfish to the market in a large quantity. Characterized by a long, tall, flowing tailfin they can be differentiated from the common goldfish, although otherwise they are very similar. Both of these varieties are quite hardy and will do well in...
The Pallid Harrier (Circus macrourus) is a migratory bird of prey of the harrier family. It can be found in southern parts of eastern Europe and central Asia and winters mainly in India and southeast Asia. It is a very rare visitor to Great Britain and western Europe, although remarkably a juvenile wintered in Norfolk in the winter of 2002-2003. This medium-sized raptor breeds on open plains, bogs and heathland but in winter prefers open country. This typical harrier has long wings held...
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