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Boeing Wins Air Force Contract to Replace UH-1N Huey Helicopters
The U.S. Air Force has picked Boeing to build the replacement for its UH-1N Huey at a cost of approximately $2.38 billion.
Air Force Greenlights T-6 Trainer as Safe to Fly After Recent Crash
The Air Force has cleared its trainer aircraft to resume ops after a "brief pause" following a recent crash of a T-6.
Precision Ship-Landing System Could Be Game-Changer at Bare Airfields
JPALS could help take the guesswork out of landings at austere airfields with little infrastructure and in bad conditions.
Army, Air Force Fielding Drone-Hunting System That Can Fit on a Pickup Truck
SRC's Silent Archer counter-UAS technology began to deploy to undisclosed locations overseas with the Army earlier this year.
Military's Top Spy: AI May Enhance Tradecraft, Prevent Geopolitical Surprises
Using algorithms to sort through massive amounts of info can take the burden off defense analysts, Lt. Gen. Ashley said.
Army Eyeing Strategic Cannon Tech with 1,000-Mile Range
Development of long-range precision fires technology is the Army's number one modernization priority.
Army Researchers to Track Heat Injuries in Ranger, Airborne Training
Researchers recently began collecting data from 2,000 soldiers in Ranger, Airborne and Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning.
General to Army Aviators: 'Quit Apologizing' and Ask for What You Need
Retired Gen. James Thurman recently told Army aviation officials they've got to "quit apologizing" to the Pentagon.
Navy's F-35C Suffers 1st Major Mishap, Costing Millions in Damages
Two Navy fighters were damaged during a refueling exercise off the coast of Virginia late last month, including an F-35C.
Army Is Paying Out $35,000 Bonuses to Reduce Apache Pilot Shortage
The head of the Army aviation said that the service is six years away from reversing its shortage of pilots for the AH-64.
F-22 Deemed Too Expensive to Fix for 6 Years Finally Ready to Fly
One of the U.S. Air Force's oldest F-22 Raptors is back out of the hangar and ready to fly again after six years.
Army Secretary Wants to Field Hypersonic Weapons in Next 10 Years
The secretary of the Army wants to accelerate research into hypersonic and other advanced weapons.
Next-Gen Tracking Sensor Could Help Avoid Friendly Fire Accidents
There may soon be a new infrared detection sensor on the market that can better scrutinize friendly forces on the ground.
Maintenance Mistakes May Have Caused 2017 Navy Helicopter Crash off Guam
The helicopter crashed April 27, 2017, while the Dewey was on a deployment to the Western Pacific with another destroyer.
F-35 Helmet Bug Means Only Expert Pilots Can Do Night Carrier Landings
The Navy is close to fixing a bug in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter helmet that amounts to a dangerous hindrance for aviators.
KC-135 Damaged in Tropical Storm Won't Fly until October, Air Force Says
A KC-135 damaged by Tropical Storm Maria in the Pacific last month will be out of commission until at least October.
With New Command, Army Launches Most Sweeping Reorg Effort Since Vietnam
At the new home of AFC, the Army's uniformed and civilian leadership joined Texas officials to welcome the new command.
Total Hydraulic Failure Caused Deadly T-38 Crash in November, Air Force Says
The T-38 had experienced a series of failures in flight before it crashed 12 miles northwest of Laughlin Air Force Base.
Army's Chief Buyer: We Have a Need for Speed
The military must make a major technological breakthrough in speed to maintain its edge on future battlefields.
Army Vice Chief Warns Against Overreliance on Drones
As useful as unmanned technology is, "it's not a panacea," Gen. McConville said at the Army Science & Technology Symposium.