Tag Archives: GKN Aerospace

General Atomics Conducts Carrier Deck Taxi Capability Demo for MQ-25 Tanker Drone Offering

General Atomics Conducts Carrier Deck Taxi Capability Demo for MQ-25 Tanker Drone Offering - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Atomics business unit has demonstrated aircraft carrier-based deck taxi capability and launch-and-recovery operations for its proposed offering for the U.S. Navy's MQ-25 carrier-based unmanned aerial refueling tanker program. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. used a Predator C Avenger drone as a substitute for its MQ-25 offering and director wands …

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General Atomics, Fokker to Collaborate on Predator UAV Landing Gear Development

General Atomics, Fokker to Collaborate on Predator UAV Landing Gear Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Atomics subsidiary has partnered with Fokker Technologies, a division of GKN Aerospace, to develop landing gear technology for the Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft system. Netherlands-based Fokker and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. have worked together to offer Predator B to the Dutch armed forces and aim to integrate Fokker’s technology onto the UAV as the companies …

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General Dynamics Picks GKN Aerospace to Supply Fuel Tanks for UK Ajax Units

General Dynamics Picks GKN Aerospace to Supply Fuel Tanks for UK Ajax Units - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics‘ European land systems unit has selected GKN Aerospace to supply the British military with fuel tanks for the Ajax ground vehicle units under a $29.6 million contract throughout 2023. The fuel tanks will be manufactured and produced with self-seal technology and explosion suppression foam in an effort to improve vehicle durability, GKN Aerospace said …

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