The second T-X trainer from Boeing and partner Saab has completed its first flight, according to a Boeing news release. Boeing lead T-X Test Pilot Steve Schmidt and Boeing Test Pilot for Air Force Programs Matt Giese “validated key aspects of the aircraft and further demonstrated the low-risk and performance of the design, proving its […]
In the 1950s, the U. S. Navy saw itself being left out of all-important strategic bombing duties while the...
- May 6, 2013
Topics: Aerospace, Naval Forces
Labels: Aircraft, Naval Aviation, Programs & Technology, Research & Development, U.S. Navy, Unmanned Systems
In a video released today by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator completes its first shore-based arrested landing on May 4 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md.
By Steven Hoarn
Steven Hoarn is the Editor/Photo Editor for Defense Media Network. He is a graduate of...