Well, that’s embarrassing. A close-up view of the wingtip ESM sensors, or electronic support measures, on a U.S. Navy E-6A Mercury aircraft. To create the E-6B, Boeing modified the E-6A, adding various specialized equipment. (Image: © Timm Ziegenthaler/Stocktrek Images via Getty) A U.S. Navy “doomsday” aircraft, meant to survive a nuclear […]

An illustration of a hypersonic aircraft, published by Hermeus Corp (Image: © HermeusCorp.) A U.S. venture-capital firm recently led a round of seed investment for Hermeus Corp., a new startup looking to develop a hypersonic aircraft. Hermeus also announced its advisory board in a statement issued Monday (May 13, the board includes the […]