All articles by Laura Thomson

Laura Thomson

British Royal Navy’s RFA Tidespring completes first helicopter deck landing

The British Royal Navy has successfully conducted the first helicopter deck landing on-board the first of its four new 39,000t Tide-class tankers, RFA Tidespring.

UK clears F-35 for take-off from Royal Navy’s HMS Queen Elizabeth

The UK Ministry of Defence has cleared the F-35 Lightning II fighter jet for take-off from the deck of the Royal Navy’s Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth.

Deals this week: Harris, ERAPSCO, Boeing

Harris Corporation has been awarded a contract worth roughly $133m to supply electronic jammers for F/A-18 Hornet and F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fighter aircraft operated by the US and Australian navies.