An Ilyushin Il-20 ‘Coot’ surveillance aircraft of the Russian Aerospace Force (VKS) was accidentally shot down by Syrian forces defending against an Israeli air raid on 17 September.
The four-engined turboprop with 15 personnel onboard disappeared over the Mediterranean Sea at the same
The US Air Force (USAF) has cancelled one of two contracts recently awarded to manufacture BLU-137/B penetrator warheads because the recipient is foreign-owned and so ineligible, Jane’s has learnt.
Documents seen by Jane’s on 6 September show that the USAF has rescinded a USD419.6
Northrop Grumman’s newest air-to-ground surveillance radar, known as Vanguard, is designed around a single small panel that makes the system modular, scalable, and repairable on the flight line.
The approach has enabled Northrop Grumman to have wide-band capability on a tile, Curtis Pearson,