Mon, Oct 20, 2014
Short-Takeoff Heavy-Lift Aircraft Development Has Ground To A Halt
Russian planemaker Antonov had been developing a short-takeoff heavy-lift transport aircraft long-sought by the Russian military.
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
Propulsion Systems For The F-35 JSF Program
The U.S. Department of Defense awarded Pratt & Whitney a contract for the seventh lot of F135 propulsion systems to power F-35 Lightning II aircraft. The contract announcement for $592 million raises the total procurement contract value to $680 million. In December 2013, a $263 million sustainment contract was previously awarded bringing the total LRIP 7 propulsion cost to $943 million.