Archive | April 27, 2012

Defpro l Northrop Grumman to Upgrade Fire Scout Unmanned Helicopter for U.S. Navy

System Provides Greater Endurance, Range and Payload Capacity The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman to produce the next-generation Fire Scout unmanned helicopter using the Bell 407 airframe. The new variant provides greater range, endurance and payload capacity to ship commander’s intelligence-gathering efforts. According to a U.S. Department of Defense news release on contract awards […]

SanDiego Source l Navy SEALs pave way for the future

About five years ago, the Coronado-based Naval Special Warfare Command was having a tough time recruiting men to become Navy SEALs. To capture that key 18- to 24-year-old male market, production company Bandito Brothers was hired to use flashy cinematography to document Navy SEAL training. Impressed by the action shots, Bandito Brothers turned the footage […]