7 May 2024

Strong growth in the global military drone market

Analysis of the military drone market, forecast to reach 18.2 billion EUR in 2028, with the USA playing a key role. In a world where technology is evolving at an accelerating pace, the military drone market is booming. According to a report by MarketsAndMarkets, this market is expected to reach around 18.2 […]
7 May 2024

Aerodynamics: from aviation to underwater robotics

Discover Northrop Grumman and Lockheed’s use of aerodynamics for aircraft and underwater drones. Aerodynamics is crucial to the construction of both aircraft and underwater drones. This article explores how aerospace giants such as Northrop Grumman and Lockheed are integrating aerodynamic innovations to optimize the performance of their aircraft in both airborne and […]
29 April 2024

Russian Threats in European Airspace

Increase in Russian Aircraft Incursions in Europe Testing NATO Defenses, Requiring Enhanced Cooperation and Modernization. Context and Significance of Russian Aerial Incursions European airspace faces an escalating threat due to frequent incursions by Russian fighter jets. These incidents are not isolated but are manifestations of a broader strategy directly testing NATO’s air […]
29 April 2024

Increased Interceptions in the South China Sea

Analysis of Escalating Tensions in the South China Sea with Frequent Interceptions Between Chinese and American Aircraft, Risking Escalation The South China Sea has long been a hotspot for geopolitical tensions due to its strategic importance and abundant resources. Recently, there has been a notable increase in military air activity in this […]
22 April 2024

Demilitarizing combat aircraft for civilian use

Discover the technical and regulatory process of converting combat aircraft for civilian use, with concrete examples and detailed explanations. The conversion of combat aircraft to civilian use, or demilitarization, involves multiple technical and regulatory adjustments, in order to reassign these aircraft to non-military purposes. This may include decommissioned fighters or older models […]
19 April 2024

The end of the F-15 fighter jet

After more than 40 years of service, the F-15 Eagle air superiority fighter is being replaced by more modern models. The F-15 Eagle, in service since 1972 and produced today by Boeing, has long dominated the skies thanks to substantial upgrades. This aircraft, originally designed to counter advanced Soviet air defenses, is […]
19 April 2024

Northrop Grumman and SpaceX collaborate on spy satellite system

Northrop Grumman and SpaceX join forces to develop a network of spy satellites to enhance U.S. surveillance capabilities. Northrop Grumman, an American aerospace and defense company, is collaborating with SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space company, on a classified spy satellite project. The program aims to improve the US government’s surveillance capabilities by obtaining […]
19 April 2024

Ukraine shoots down Russian Tu-22M3 bomber

For the first time, Ukrainian forces shot down a Russian Tu-22M3 strategic bomber, marking a turning point in the conflict. On April 18, 2024, Ukraine marked a first in the current conflict by shooting down a Russian Tupolev Tu-22M3 strategic bomber. This action, which took place during a night attack on Kyiv, […]
19 April 2024

Major breakthrough: AI steers fighter jet in simulation

Discover how AI steered a fighter jet in simulated air combat against human pilots, a major innovation for military aviation. In September 2023, the US Air Force reached a significant milestone in the integration of artificial intelligence into its military operations by successfully conducting a simulated air combat between an AI-controlled jet […]