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Project Zero tiltrotor shows off battery-powered flight

At the Paris Air Show, AgustaWestland shows off an exotic single-person aircraft designed to investigate all-electric, no-hydraulic flight systems.

By Jun. 18, 2013

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Italian troops to button up against IEDs

Italian Ministry of Defense orders remote controlled machine gun turrets, gunners aim and fire from within vehicle using a flat panel display and joystick.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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Remote-control gun turrets, made for Italy

Italian defense department orders Hitrole remote-controlled machine gun turrets to enable soldiers in Afghanistan to aim and fire without exposing themselves to attack.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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Farnborough: Where aviation struts and cuts deals

At long-running air show, aircraft makers strut their stuff while customers spend $47 billion. On display: Airbus' A380 and A400M, unmanned aircraft, and more.

By Jul. 26, 2010

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A test flight for the president's new chopper

Sometime after the next inauguration, the White House will replace its helicopter. Shakedown cruises are now under way.

By Jul. 5, 2007