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Helibras opens new facility to assemble Brazilian EC725 helicopters
Thursday, October 04, 2012 Eurocopter's Brazilian subsidiary Helibras has opened a new facility in Ijatuba, Minas Gerais, with an investment of $210m, to assemble 50 EC725 Cougar military helicopters for the country's...

Norway receives new C-130J Super Hercules aircraft from Lockheed
Wednesday, October 03, 2012 The Royal Norwegian Air Force (RoNAF) has taken delivery of a C-130J Super Hercules tactical transport aircraft from Lockheed Martin at its Marietta production facility in Georgia,...

Lockheed to upgrade Taiwan's F-16 fighter jets
Tuesday, October 02, 2012 The US Government has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to upgrade the Republic of China Air Force's (ROCAF) ageing fleet of 145 General Dynamics-built Block 20 F-16A/B Fighting Falcon...

Quickstep receives second purchase order for C-130J wing flaps
Tuesday, October 02, 2012 Quickstep has received a second purchase order from Lockheed Martin to produce and deliver composite carbon fibre wing flaps for the C-130J Super Hercules military transport...

BAE to develop F-35 JSF integration model for Australia
Monday, October 01, 2012 BAE Systems Australia has been selected to support the development of an operational model for integration of the Lockheed Martin-built F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft...

Embraer contracts Aerotron and LH Colus for KC-390 components
Monday, October 01, 2012 Embraer Defense and Security has selected two Brazilian companies, Aerotron and LH Colus to serve as component suppliers for the KC-390 tanker aircraft programme, being developed for the...

Northrop to continue support for USAF's A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft
Monday, October 01, 2012 Northrop Grumman has received two additional task orders from the US Air Force (USAF) to continue support for the A-10 Thunderbolt II...

USAF orders Samsung Series 7 Slate for worldwide bases
Friday, September 28, 2012 Samsung Electronics America has been awarded a contract to deliver its Samsung Series 7 Slate tablet device to the US Air...

Raytheon subcontracts BAE for USAF's Dismount Detection Radar development
Friday, September 28, 2012 BAE Systems has been selected by Raytheon to help develop the US Air Force's Dismount Detection Radar (DDR)....

Bolivian Air Force receives first EC145 helicopter
Thursday, September 27, 2012 The Bolivian Air Force (FAB) has taken delivery of a EC145 light utility helicopter from...

Mexico requests C-130J-30 aircraft from US
Thursday, September 27, 2012 The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of two C-130J-30 Hercules aircraft to...

Northrop completes radar installation on USAF B-2 bomber fleet
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Northrop Grumman has successfully completed field installation of a new radar system on the US Air Force's B-2 Spirit bomber fleet as part of the aircraft's Radar Modernization Program...

Indian Air Force inducts Su-30 MKI fighters into operational service
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 The Indian Air Force (IAF) has formally inducted the first squadron of Sukhoi Su-30 MKI fighter jets into the Western Air Command (WAC) at Halwara Air Force Station in Punjab,...

GD Canada wins RCAF's CH-147F Chinook in-service support contract
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 General Dynamics (GD) Canada has received an engineering support services contract from Boeing as part of the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) CH-147F Chinook helicopter fleet's in-service...

Sukhoi conducts Su-30SM jet’s maiden test flight
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Sukhoi Design Bureau has conducted the maiden test flight of the first Su-30SM fighter jet, developed for the Russian Air Force, at the Irkutsk Aviation Plant airfield in Irkutsk,...

Indonesian Air Force receives first C295 aircraft
Monday, September 24, 2012 Airbus Military has delivered the first two C295 military transport aircraft under contract to the Indonesian Air Force (TNI–AU) at its San Pablo facility in Seville,...

Elbit to set up MTC for a Latin American Air Force
Monday, September 24, 2012 Elbit Systems has been awarded a contract to set up a mission training centre (MTC) for the fighter aircraft of an undisclosed Latin American Air Force....

Northrop and AgustaWestland join forces to bid for USAF's CSAR contract
Friday, September 21, 2012 Northrop Grumman has signed a teaming agreement with AgustaWestland to bid for the US Air Force's (USAF) combat search and rescue (CSAR) helicopter...

VDC DS to upgrade Lockheed F-35 display system
Friday, September 21, 2012 VDC Display Systems (VDC DS) has received a contract and purchase order from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to upgrade display systems on its F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF)...

Colombian Air Force orders fifth Airbus Military C295 aircraft
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 The Colombian Air Force (FAC) has placed an order with Airbus Military for the delivery of an additional EADS CASA C-295M military tactical transport...

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