DSJ Exclusive: Interview of U.S. Army Major General John L. Gronski, Army National Guard, Europe
Defense Systems Journal had a chance to talk at the National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) Annual Meeting
and Exhibition with Maj. Gen. John L. Gronski, Deputy Commanding General of the Army National Guard within U.S. Army Europe
are here on the five things we learned.
Elbit's Skylark 3 soars after operational approval
As reported by Flight Global, the Skylark 3 has a maximum
take-off weight of 40kg (88lb), including a 10kg sensor payload. It has a flight endurance of up to 6 hours, and an operating
range of more than 54nm (100km). With a 4.7m (15.4ft) wingspan, the type has an operating ceiling of 15,000ft.
Czech Defence Ministry eyes $5B land modernization program, $2B vehicle acquisition
According to Defense News, Czech Defence Minister Martin Stropnicky
said the government was presented this week with a plan to spend 117 billion koruna (U.S. $5 billion) to modernize the Czech
Land Forces by 2026, including a 50 billion koruna acquisition of at least 210 new infantry fighting vehicles.
Polaris teams with ARA and Neya Systems for Army Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET) Program
US Air Force official: Northrops JSTARS program still needs heavy lifting
Bomb-neutralizing robot secures British Army order
F-35s Needed in the Middle East, Lockheed Executive Says
US clears suspended Super Hornet export to Canada
U.K. Army Seeks 'Amazon-Like' Delivery Systems for Troops in the Field
From Old Pilots to New Planes, Air Force Chief Talks New Ways of Doing Business
Army Helicopters: Piecemeal Modernization For Future War