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C-130J Super Hercules

The C-130J is the newest tactical inter-theater transport aircraft fielded with the US Air Force and several international air forces. capable of flying higher,...

C-17 Globemaster III – Strategic Airlift Transport Aircraft

Photo: Boeing After receiving the last orders from the US, UK and Australia, due for delivery in the next few years, Boeing is preparing to shut...

Bright Onyx – active multi-spectral chemical sensor

Akamai Physics Inc., a New Mexico based company will develop a lightweight, compact sensor to enable the U.S. government to monitor ships inbound to...

ERMP – Extended-Range Multi-Purpose UAV

By 2009 the us Army will be able to operate A Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) system, called Extended Range Multi-Purpose (ER/MP), which will provide...

Target Geolocation

Start < Page 3 of 6 > Simple geolocation (currently supporting 90 and 30 meter positioning accuracy) could be sufficient for general orientation but will not...

Precision Strike Weapons

Start < Page 1 of 9 > Over the past decade, modern air forces are transforming their operational concepts from platform and weapons dependent to...

RQ-1A/MQ-1 Predator UAV

The Predator Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) designated RQ-1, was launched in January 1994 as an Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD). The armed version that...

Global Hawk RQ-4A-B

High Altitude Long Endurance UAV - Northrop Grumman / USA Once mission parameters are programmed into Global Hawk, the UAV can autonomously taxi, take off,...

Fratricide Incidents through Air/Ground Fire

Start < Page 3 of 4 > A serious incident occurred before OIF, during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. On April 17, 2002 near Kandahar, troops...

Modern Bombers Applications for Conventional Warfare

Start < Page 8 of 9 > The high combat effectiveness demonstrated by precision guided weapons brought the US Air Force to reconsider the employment and...

Precision Strike Concepts

Start < Page 2 of 9 > Recent conflicts demonstrated the decisive role of precision attack in modern warfare. Precision engagement systems were available in air...

Mobile Short Range Air Defense Systems

Start < Page 1 of 4 > The devastating effect of modern airpower was demonstrated repeatedly in recent conflicts - in the continued confrontation in...

Autonomous Wide Area Search Munition (AWASM)

An Autonomous Wide Area Search Munition (AWASM) is developed by Lockheed Martin for the USAF. The program is integrates a two-way data link in...

Sniper XR (Pantera) Targeting pod

The new targeting pod selected by the US Air Force is designated "Sniper". It was developed by Lockheed martin, together with an export version...
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