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A Helicopter With Wing: Bell Unveils New 360 Invictus Rotor craft Design 

A Helicopter With Wing: Bell Unveils New 360 Invictus Rotor craft Design 

On October 2, 2019, Bell Helicopters announced its new Bell 360 Invictus Rotor craft design for the U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) Competitive Prototype program. The aircraft will feature lift-sharing wings to reduce rotor lift demand in forward flight, a fly-by-wire flight control system, supplemental power unit, and …

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B-25 Pilots Give An Emotional Salute To Their Fallen B-17 Nine-O-Nine Brothers

B-25 Pilots Give An Emotional Salute To Their Fallen B-17 Nine-O-Nine Brothers

October 3, 2019 The Collings Foundation WWII era Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress, registration N93012, named “Nine-O-Nine” impacted an airport structure while attempting to return to Windsor Locks-Bradley International Airport (BDL/KBDL), Connecticut. The aircraft had received clearance for departure from runway 06 at 09:45 hours local time. After takeoff, the aircraft …

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China Unveiled New GJ-11 Sharp Sword Stealth Bomber UCAV

China Unveiled New GJ-11 Sharp Sword Stealth Bomber UCAV

On Oct. 1, 2019, Beijing hosted a military parade to commemorate China’s 70th anniversary. It was the largest in China’s recent history, with around 15,000 military personnel, 160 aircraft, 580 pieces of military hardware and equipment, and 59 formations in total. Several interesting pieces of hardware were unveiled during the …

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Lockheed Martin To Manufacture F-16 Fighter Jets Wings In India

Lockheed Martin To Manufacture F-16 Fighter Jets Wings In India

According to Reuters report US-based aerospace company Lockheed Martin’s decision to build F16 wings for their global supply to the world from India Vivek Lall, vice president of Strategy and Business Development for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, said the wings of all future F-16s that the company will sell worldwide will …

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