Last year the US Defense Innovation Unit Experimental - which is aimed at...
- GKN receives contract extension to support Gripen RM12 engines
- PZL Warszawa-Okęcie to upgrade Polish Orlik TC-I trainer aircraft
- US approves $200m follow-on F-16 support services to Poland
- Pivotal: innovative partnership saves big on US Air Force fuel costs
- USAF awards $349.6m contract to support Joint STARS
A400M (Future Large Aircraft) Military Transport Aircraft
The A400M (formerly known as the future large aircraft) is a military transporter designed to meet the requirements of the air forces of Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, Turkey, Luxembourg and the UK.
GKN receives contract extension to support Gripen RM12 engines
Under an extended contract, GKN Aerospace will continue to offer support services to RM12 engines that power the South African Air Force’s Gripen fighter aircraft.
PZL Warszawa-Okęcie to upgrade Polish Orlik TC-I trainer aircraft
Airbus subsidiary PZL Warszawa-Okęcie has secured a contract to modernise the Polish Air Force’s fleet of PZL 130 Orlik TC-I trainer aircraft to the latest Orlik TC II standard.
US approves $200m follow-on F-16 support services to Poland
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of the potential foreign military sale to continue F-16 support and sustainment services to Poland.
Pivotal: innovative partnership saves big on US Air Force fuel costs
Last year the US Defense Innovation Unit Experimental - which is aimed at strengthening relationships with top non-defence firms - partnered with Pivotal to work on a system for tanker refuelling. The system was built and delivered in a very short timeframe and is already operational. According to Pivotal it is currently saving the US Air Force $1 million per day in fuel costs. Claire Apthorp spoke to the company to find out more about this astonishing success story.
USAF awards $349.6m contract to support Joint STARS
The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded an E-8C joint surveillance target attack radar system (Joint STARS) support contract, worth $349.6m, to Northrop Grumman.
USAF to perform repairs on F-35A Lightning II fighter jet
The US Air Force’s (USAF) 366th Equipment Maintenance Squadron (EMS) moved an F-35A Lightning II fighter jet to Hill Air Force Base (AFB) in Utah, US, where the aircraft will undergo repairs.
Northrop wins RAAF’s C-27J Spartan aircraft support contract
Northrop Grumman has secured a A$200m ($151.3m) contract to support the Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) fleet of C-27J Spartan battlefield airlifter.
AMMROC and BAE to support UAE’s Hawk aircraft fleet
Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center (AMMROC) and BAE Systems have agreed to support the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force’s fleet of Hawk aircraft.
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