BAE unveil torpedo carrying heavy-lift T-650 drone

DSEI 2021 - The T-650 heavy-lift drone can fly at 140 kilometres per hour and carry a 300kg payload, including lightweight torpedoes, with a range of 30 kilometres.

British firm reportedly to win contract for Hawk replacement

British firm Aeralis has been tipped to win a contract to replace the Red Arrows' Hawk T1 jets.

BAE win £220m to deliver synthetic training for Typhoon pilots

The Ministry of Defence has awarded BAE Systems contracts valued at more than £220m to deliver advanced synthetic training for pilots training to fly Typhoon jets.

Babcock selling stake in AirTanker

Babcock is selling its 15.4% shareholding in AirTanker, the rganisation that leases the fourteen Voyager aircraft to support air-to-air refuelling, air transport and ancillary services for the Ministry of Defence.

Concept shows British strike drones based in the stratosphere

Concept imagery shows autonomous, hypersonic Royal Navy strike drones launching from a floating base in the stratosphere.

British C-17 and Chinook fleets to be upgraded

British Chinook helicopters will be enhanced with state-of-the-art defensive systems while C-17 Globemaster aircraft will receive a software and hardware upgrade.

BAE selected by U.S. DARPA for ‘revolutionary aircraft design’

BAE Systems will progress the design and testing of new flow control technologies that could deliver "significant operational enhancements".

Airbus trials high speed satcom through helicopter blades

Interference for satcoms caused by rotor blades has long been a challenge for terminal designers and manufacturers.

‘No plans’ to fit refuelling boom system to Voyager

The fitting of a boom would enable the aircraft to refuel aircraft such as the RC-135 Rivet Joint, the C-17 Globemaster, the P-8 Poseidon and the future E-7 Wedgetail early warning aircraft.

B-2 Stealth Bomber on exercise over the North Sea

A B-2 Spirit stealth bomber has exercised with American and British aircraft over the North Sea.



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