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AeroVironment Celebrates Historic First Powered Flight on another World by Mars Ingenuity Helicopter

AeroVironment issued the following press release this afternoon: AeroVironment Celebrates Historic First Powered Flight on another World by Mars Ingenuity Helicopter AeroVironment Mars Ingenuity Helicopter Program team members Sara Langberg, Peter Zwaan, Joey Beckman, Ben Pipenberg, Jeremy Tyler and Matt … Continue reading

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ARMY HELICOPTER SIMULATION CENTER: 50,000 HOURS OF FLIGHT TIME ON INDRA’S SIMULATORS

. Since its opening in 2003, the center has become one of the most advanced and technologically cutting-edge simulation centers in Europe thanks to Indra’s systems · The Spanish Army and Indra have expanded the frontiers of simulation so that … Continue reading

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INDRA PROVIDES THE SPANISH ARMY WITH THE MOST ADVANCED HELICOPTER SIMULATOR IN EUROPE

The new NH90 simulator dramatically reduces training times, bolstering safety and saving huge costs · Indra redoubles its international leadership in a global military simulation market which has grown steadily in recent years and generated 10.8 billion dollars in 2017 … Continue reading

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BELL’S V280 Valor Takes To The Air For Its First Flight

The Valor represents the next generation of vertical lift aircraft. The Valor is operated by a crew of 4 and will carry 14 in full combat loads.  Bell is hoping to replace all of the U.S. Army’s aging Black Hawk … Continue reading

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SOF Experiences Yet Another Loss

While on a training exercise off the coast of Florida’s Panhandle, 7 MARSOC operators and 4 Army personnel perished when a UH-60 Black Hawk helo crashed in Santa Rosa Sound. The wreckage was located in 25 feet of water, and … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2013–Bell 407AH

  This is the Bell 407AH. I want one and that’s basically it!

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SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 – BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS®)

I admit to having a fond place in my heart for BAE Systems; it’s rare to find a company of its size with as much creativity and entrepreneurship. The Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System or APKWS is but one example … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 Day Two

Black Hawk infiltrates team to destroy a barge with C4 charges…

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