Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution is an unmanned aerial system (UAS) developed by...
Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution Unmanned Aerial System (UAS)
Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution is an unmanned aerial system (UAS) developed by Tekevar, a Portuguese firm specialised in the development of autonomous systems.
CACI receives contract to support deployment of C-UAS platforms
CACI International has received a contract from the US Navy to support the deployment of counter-unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) hardware and capabilities in order to protect national security assets.
Arleigh Burke Class (Aegis) Destroyer
The first Arleigh Burke Class Aegis destroyer was commissioned in 1991. Contracts for the destroyers were split between the Northrop Grumman Ship Systems (formerly Litton Ingalls Shipbuilding) (28 ships), based in Pascagoula, Mississippi and the General Dynamics subsidiary, Bath Iron Works, based in Maine (34 ships).
USS Coronado and VX 1 conclude IOT&E for US Navy’s MQ-8C Fire Scout
The US Navy's Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Coronado (LCS 4) and the Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 1 have completed the first comprehensive initial operational test and evaluation (IOT&E) of the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter.
US Navy takes delivery of Kratos’ BQM-177A under first LRIP contract
The US Navy has taken delivery of the first production of BQM-177A subsonic aerial target (SSAT) drone systems from national security solutions provider Kratos Defense & Security Solutions.
P-8A Poseidon Maritime Surveillance Aircraft
In June 2004, the US Navy announced the selection of the Boeing multimission maritime aircraft, 737 MMA, and awarded a contract to Boeing for the system development and demonstration phase of the programme for the US Navy's next-generation maritime surveillance aircraft.
GA-ASI uses integrated tank system to boost MQ-25 UAS’ fuel capacity
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) has improved the fuel carriage and delivery capacity of the US Navy's proposed MQ-25 unmanned aerial refuelling aircraft by incorporating an integrated fuel tank structure.
June’s top news stories
Australia to buy six MQ-4C Triton UAS from US Navy for $1.4bn, Spain requests $860.4m sale of Aegis weapons systems from the US, and the Royal Navy's HMS Queen Elizabeth conducts maiden replenishment at sea. Naval-technology.com wraps up key headlines from June 2018.
Schiebel conducts Camcopter S-100 flight trials for Belgian Navy
Schiebel has successfully conducted flight trials with the Camcopter S-100 unmanned air system (UAS) in order to demonstrate its capabilities for the Belgian Navy.
Hobart Class Air Warfare Destroyers
The Hobart-class air warfare destroyers (AWD) are being built by AWD Alliance for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). The air warfare destroyer programme, known as SEA 4000, will deliver three advanced multirole warships to replace the FFGs of the RAN.
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