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Turkish Air Force receives first A400M turboprop aircraft Wednesday, April 09, 2014 The Turkish Air Force has taken delivery of the first A400M new generation transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space at the company’s A400M Final Assembly Line in Seville,...

Levett receives additional F135 engine components production contract Friday, April 04, 2014 Levett Engineering has secured a contract to manufacture components for the F135 turbofan engines that power Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft, which...

Indian Air Force receives seventh upgraded An-32 aircraft batch Thursday, April 03, 2014 Ukraine’s state enterprise Ukroboronprom has handed over the seventh batch of upgraded An-32 light multipurpose transport aircraft to the Indian Air Force...

Bell Helicopter, CCC sign agreement to supply Bell 412EPs to Philippine Thursday, April 03, 2014 Bell Helicopter has finalised a purchase agreement with the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) to supply Bell 412EP helicopters to address the modernisation requirements of Philippine...

Marand completes delivery of first Australian made F-35 Lightning II vertical tails Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Marand has manufactured and delivered the first set of Australian made vertical tail for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF)...

South Korea advances new tanker aircraft purchase Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Airbus to supply A330 air-to-air refuelling tankers to Qatar Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Airbus Defence and Space has been awarded a contract to supply A330 new generation multi-role tanker transport aircraft (MRTT) to the Qatar Emiri Air Force...

Lockheed delivers first two C-130J Super Hercules to South Korea Tuesday, April 01, 2014 Lockheed Martin has delivered the first two C-130J Super Hercules tactical transport aircraft to the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) at its facility in Marietta, Georgia,...

USAF starts initial phase of E-8C JSTARS recapitalisation Monday, March 31, 2014 The US Air Force (USAF) has started the initial phase of recapitalisation of its legacy Northrop Grumman-built E-8C joint surveillance target attack radar system (Joint STARS) aircraft...

Indian Air Force’s C-130J Super Hercules crashes, killing five Friday, March 28, 2014 An Indian Air Force's (IAF) newly acquired C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft has crashed today near Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, killing at least five onboard...

UK Royal Air Force retires TriStar tanker/transports fleet Friday, March 28, 2014 The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) has retired its L-1011 TriStar medium-to-long-range tanker/transports fleet following 30 years of operational...

Cascade selects Rockwell Collins Flight2 system for Mexican C-130 avionics upgrade Friday, March 28, 2014 Cascade Aerospace has selected Rockwell Collins’ Flight2 integrated avionics system for the Mexican Air Force’s C-130K Hercules aircraft upgrade...

South Korea chooses F-35A fighter for F-X Fighter programme Thursday, March 27, 2014 The South Korean Defence Acquisition Programme Agency (DAPA) has officially announced its selection of Lockheed Martin’s F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft for the...

Canada orders additional MDA airborne surveillance radar for CP-140 Aurora upgrade Thursday, March 27, 2014 MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) has been awarded a contract for the supply of airborne radar surveillance systems for integration into the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) CP-140...

Exelis to supply ALQ-211(V)9 AIDEWS systems to Turkish Air Force Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Exelis has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract for the supply of additional electronic warfare (EW) equipment, spares and support services to the Turkish Air...

Alenia rolls-out Israel’s first M-346 Master aircraft Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Alenia Aermacchi has rolled-out the Israeli Air & Space Force’s first M-346 Master advanced/lead-in fighter trainer aircraft in a ceremony held at its plant in Venegono Superiore,...

USAF receives second Lot10 Global Hawk UAS from Northrop Friday, March 21, 2014 The US Air Force (USAF) has taken delivery of an additional a RQ-4Global Hawk Block 40 unmanned aircraft system (UAS) from Northrop Grumman at Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota,...

Canada to upgrade additional four CP-140 Aurora aircraft Friday, March 21, 2014 The Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) is upgrading an additional four CP-140 Aurora maritime patrol aircraft under an existing modernisation and life-extension...

Indian MoD to buy additional 106 Pilatus PC-7 Mk II basic trainer aircraft Thursday, March 20, 2014 The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has floated a request for information (RFI) for the acquisition of additional 106 Pilatus PC-7 MK II basic trainer aircraft...

Italian Air Force’s first AW101 helicopter completes maiden flight Thursday, March 20, 2014 The Italian Air Force’s first AgustaWestland AW 101 medium lift helicopter has successfully completed its maiden test flight at the helicopter maker’s Yeovil facility in the...

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