Aircraft

Exercise Tartan Spirit: RAF planes arrive in Scotland

The first RAF aircraft arrived at a Scottish airport ahead of a major military training exercise. Teams descend to Prestwick International Airport to participate in Exercise Tartan Spirit, which will see the deployment of Air Mobility Force C-130 and A400M aircraft, catalysts and force protection from their home at RAF …

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Hughes and SES present the first multi-orbit SATCOM for remotely piloted aircraft

Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) and SES today announced the first successful demonstration of a new Multi-Orbit Satellite Communications (SATCOM) capability for remotely piloted aircraft. Conducted for General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), the demonstration combined software-defined modems and a Hughes HM series resource management system (RMS) with SES satellites …

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Is there a simpler plane than this electric paramotor?

The dream of getting some fresh air has probably trapped more than a few of us, but for the most part it remains elusive as the safety, regulatory and training frameworks surrounding powered flight make it an effort to the shy ones. [Justine Haupt] probably delivered the simplest propelled plane …

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Airlines reduce aircraft fleets amid pandemic crisis

Planes are lining up at Incheon International Airport. (Yonhap) South Korean airlines have dramatically reduced their aircraft fleets over the past two years as demand for air travel has dried up due to the protracted COVID-19 pandemic, data from the United States showed on Wednesday. ‘industry. The total number of …

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EMSA remotely piloted planes help Spanish authorities actively monitor sulfur emissions from ships transiting the Strait of Gibraltar – sUAS News

During the summer, EMSA remotely piloted planes monitored the level of sulfur oxides released by ships passing through the Strait of Gibraltar, one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world. The operation carried out by the Spanish Directorate General of the Merchant Marine – under the leadership of the …

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