Military


MAGMA Drone to Demonstrate Flight Without Control Surfaces

BAE Systems and The University of Manchester have developed and tested unique flight control technology that could enable future aircraft – including stealthy, jet-powered drones, to maneuver without the use of control surfaces. If successful,…



Taiwan cancels MCMV contract with local shipbuilder

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MND) has terminated a TWD35.85 billion (USD1.1 billion) contract previously awarded to local shipyard Ching Fu Shipbuilding Company to construct mine countermeasures vessels (MCMVs) for the Republic of China Navy…


Spanish sub Galerna set for major overhaul

Spanish S 70-class submarine Galerna is to undergo a fifth major overhaul as the navy continues to maintain the boats to cover the long-delayed arrival of the new S 80s. Financing for the project was…




Draken acquires Cheetah fighters for ‘Red Air’ training

Draken International has incorporated a number of newly acquired Denel Aviation (Atlas) Cheetah fighter aircraft into its fleet of ‘Aggressor’ platforms, the ‘Red Air’ trainer provider announced on 12 December. The Florida-based company has…