Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Italian Air Force Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft achieved record of eight continuous flight hours during the longest ISR mission performed over Iraq skies against ISIL

The Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft were part of the Task Group Typhoon of the Task Force Air of Italian National Contingent… Read More

1 year ago

US Navy delivers first converted CN-235 maritime patrol aircraft to Royal Malaysian Air Force

The upgrade includes a maritime surveillance mission suite, maritime surveillance radar, an electro-optical infrared turret, line-of-sight datalink and a roll-on/roll-off… Read More

2 years ago

SOCOM selects L3Harris AT-802U Sky Warden for Armed Overwatch program

The Pentagon announced on Aug. 1, 2022 that the L3Harris and Air Tractor team with its AT-802U Sky Warden has… Read More

2 years ago

F-35 used as elevated sensor to enable live fire of PAC-3 Patriot for cruise missile kill in US Army Flight Test

A Lockheed Martin PAC-3 missile successfully intercepted a surrogate cruise missile threat at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, using… Read More

3 years ago

“427th Reconnaissance Squadron is operating the RQ-180 UAS,” Aviation Week Says

A key feature of the RQ-180’s design is an improvement in all-aspect, broadband radar cross-section reduction over Lockheed Martin’s F-117,… Read More

4 years ago

Iranian SAM shoots down U.S. Navy MQ-4C Triton Drone in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz

The MQ-4C Triton shoot-down is sure to trigger serious discussions within the Trump administration about how to respond to a… Read More

5 years ago

Possible sale of 4 MQ-4Cs to Germany approved

This proposed MQ-4C UAS sale will be a modified version of the U.S. Navy Triton configuration Germany has requested to… Read More

6 years ago

THIS SHORT, INTERESTING VIDEO GIVES A QUICK LOOK AT THE CAPABILITIES OF THE MC-12W LIBERTY INTELLIGENCE AIRCRAFT

The MC-12W Liberty provides intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) to ground forces all over the world As explained in the… Read More

6 years ago

USAF TO DEPLOY RQ-4 GLOBAL HAWKs IN JAPAN TO ENHANCE STABILITY OF INDO-ASIA PACIFIC REGION

The RQ-4 is the third advanced air asset after the USMC F-35Bs and the U.S. Navy E-2Ds, that the U.S.… Read More

7 years ago

FIND OUT WHY THE T-38 TALON TRAINER IS SO IMPORTANT FOR ISR MISSION

The U-2 fleet is small, so the T-38 is used to provide instrument and general flight training which keeps pilots… Read More

7 years ago

THIS IS HOW TWO RQ-4 PILOTS SAVED THEIR GLOBAL HAWK AFTER A POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC FAULT IN THE AIRCRAFT’S OIL SYSTEM

When the situation was declared an emergency the RQ-4 was around 400 miles off the coast of California As told… Read More

7 years ago

THE B-1 INTEGRATION WITH THE F-35 AT RED FLAG 17-1 HAS MADE THE LANCER EVEN MORE LETHAL

"The ability for the F-35 and rest of the fifth generation to go a little bit further than everyone else… Read More

7 years ago

LEGACY MISSION SYSTEM FOR HIGH-ALTITUDE U-2 IS REPLACED AFTER 40 YEARS OF SERVICE

This system has supported world-wide missions across multiple Air Force commands and in support of numerous operations On Dec. 15,… Read More

7 years ago