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Autonomous Copters : Full-Scale Autonomy In Rotary Wing Operations

 08 February 2022.  The US Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced the first unmanned flight of a Black Hawk helicopter fitted with DARPA’s Aircrew Labour In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS). This…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

U.S. F-15 fighter jets land in Poland, says minister

WARSAW (Reuters) - American F-15 jets landed at a Polish air base on Thursday, Warsaw's defence minister said, as NATO beefs up the military presence on its eastern flank amid…

U.S. in hypersonic weapon ‘arms race’ with China -Air Force secretary

By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and China are engaged in an arms race to develop the most lethal hypersonic weapons, the U.S. Air Force secretary said…

JADC2: Spearheading All-Domain Operations

Source:news.usni.org Hypothetical Scenario (04 July 2028).  A North Korean ICBM is launched from outside Pyongyang. 10 seconds into the launch, its heat ejecta is picked up by a US surveillance…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

Russia scrambles fighter jets to escort U.S. strategic bombers over Black Sea

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russia scrambled two Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets to escort a pair of U.S. B-1B strategic bombers over the Black Sea, Russia's defence ministry said on Wednesday, an incident…

Three Russian fighter jets escort U.S. bomber in Pacific Ocean – RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Three Russian SU-35S fighter jets have escorted a U.S. B-52H strategic bomber which was approaching Russia's border in the Pacific Ocean, RIA news agency reported on Sunday,…

Human remains found in wheel well of military plane that departed from Kabul: US Air Force

Washington [US], August 18 (ANI): Human remains were found in a C-17 Globemaster's wheel well that flew from Kabul on Sunday, the US Air Force said. "Human remains were found…

Video shows Afghans who clung to plane falling off from sky as flight takes off from Kabul

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): A shocking video in which desperate Afghans who had clung on to the underbelly of a C-17 Globemaster falling down from the plane has…

China’s offensive threat growing faster than projected: US Air Force General

Washington DC [US], July 22 (ANI): China is building up its offensive air capabilities far faster than US military planners expected in their national defence strategy three years ago, an…

US air force strikes facilities of pro-Iranian militants near Syria-Iraq border

Washington DC [US], June 28 (ANI): US military aircraft have struck facilities of the Iranian-backed militants in the Syrian-Iraqi border region, the US Department of Defense said on Sunday (local…

USA designates latest F-15EX as Eagle II, on offer for IAF while deal for additional 33 Russian Mig 29 and Su 30 MKI likely during upcoming Putin visit

Image Courtsey: Boeing Boeing has delivered its first F-15EX  to the US Air Force last month in a ceremony at Elgin Air Force Base. The  latest fighter jet from Boeing,…