Tag Archives: MV-22 Osprey

Rolls-Royce Opens Jet Engine R&D Lab in Purdue Research Park Aerospace District

Rolls-Royce has opened a facility at the Purdue Research Park Aerospace District in West Lafayette, Indiana, where the company will research and develop jet engine components for customers globally. The Purdue Technology Center Aerospace will house a Rolls-Royce group that aims to design, build and test engine parts, collaborate with Purdue University researchers via corporate partnerships and …

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Raytheon Wraps Up Flight Tests of DARPA's Close Air Support Tool; Tom Bussing Comments

Raytheon has concluded a series of flight tests of a close air support platform with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The company demonstrated DARPA's Persistent Close Air Support system on both A-10C Thunderbolt II and MV-22 Osprey aircraft, Raytheon said Sunday. Flight tests took place over three phases as part of an 18-month, $25.5 million …

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Bell Boeing Delivers Osprey Flight Training Simulators to US Marine Corps; Randy Deidrick Comments

Bell Boeing has delivered two MV-22 Osprey flight training simulators to the U.S. Marine Corps' HMX-1 presidential airlift squadron. The simulators have been installed at the squadron's Quantico, Virginia-based headquarters, where aircrews will rehearse operations in a virtual setting, Boeing said Tuesday. Randy Deidrick, director of Boeing's tactical training systems, …

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