New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East) Jun 20, 2010
The Pentagon strikes it rich The motive of the United States Department of Defense in using old data to publicize the potential USD1 trillion in mineral riches in Afghanistan's war-ravaged land is under scrutiny. Given increasingly negative news from the counter-insurgency campaign, the headline-generating figure could reverse growing public sentiment that the war is not worth the cost. Jun 15, 2010
Israel Aerospace Industries Israel Aerospace Industries is developing advanced tools to test software installed in the company's new unmanned air vehicles. The first such tool is a user-friendly platform that enables the writing and running of simultaneous software tests, both manual and automatic. The platform, TestBuilder, is based on Keyword Driven Testing, and was developed for the Heron TP, which is operational with the Israeli air force. Jun 17, 2010
Xe Services, Blackwater Armed contractors in firing line. The use of...