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Airbus delivers C295 airlifter to Mexican Air Force
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 The Mexican Air Force has received the new C295 transport aircraft from Airbus Military, which was ordered to support its tactical and logistic transport...

Lockheed receives Lot V F-35 contract for USAF
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 Lockheed Martin has been awarded a fixed-price-incentive firm target modification contract to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract to provide F-35 Conventional Take-Off and...

USAF inspects F-22 EOS
Monday, December 12, 2011 The US Air Force (USAF) has begun an immediate action Time Compliance Technical Order (TCTO) on the F-22 Raptor’s Emergency Oxygen System (EOS) to ensure full functionality in the wake of...

Cobham to provide aerial refuelling probe for KC-390 aircraft
Monday, December 12, 2011 Embraer has selected Cobham to design and supply the aerial refuelling receiver probe for the Brazilian Air Force’s KC-390 tactical military transport and tanker...

Brunei selects Sikorsky S-70i Black Hawk helicopter
Friday, December 09, 2011 The Brunei Ministry of Defence (BMoD) has selected Sikorsky Aircraft's S-70i Black Hawk helicopter to equip its Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF), as part of the RBAF Support Helicopter...

Boeing to upgrade Malaysian F/A-18D Hornets
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 Boeing has received a contract from the US Navy under the Foreign Military Sales Program to upgrade the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) fleet of eight F/A-18D Hornet fighter aircraft to...

RNZAF receives new NH90 helicopters
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) has taken delivery of two new French NH90 helicopters as part of the modernisation of New Zealand's armed forces....

Elbit to upgrade USAF F-16 WAC HUD
Monday, December 05, 2011 Elbit Systems’ US subsidiary has received a contract from the Defence Logistics Agency to upgrade the US Air Force (USAF) Block 30 and Block 50 F-16 Wide Angle Conventional (WAC) Head-Up...

Taiwan Air Force receives Eurocopter SAR helicopters
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 The Taiwan Air Force has taken delivery of three EC225 Mk-2 Super Puma search-and-rescue (SAR) helicopters from Eurocopter at Chiayi...

Lockheed to upgrade USAF F-22 Raptor fleet
Monday, November 28, 2011 Lockheed Martin has received a contract modification to provide system upgrades for the US Air Force (USAF) F-22 Raptor fighter...

Indian Air Force to upgrade its aircraft fleet
Monday, November 28, 2011 The Indian Ministry of Defence has signed contracts with Russia, France and Ukraine to upgrade the flying fleet of the Indian Air Force (IAF), defence minister AK Antony confirmed....

Sukhoi tests third PAK FA prototype
Monday, November 28, 2011 Sukhoi has conducted a test flight of the third prototype of the fifth generation T-50 fighter aircraft, built under the PAK FA Future Tactical Fighter...

Boeing to extend USAF F-15 fleet service life
Friday, November 25, 2011 Boeing has started a four-year structural analysis of the US Air Force (USAF) fleet of F-15C/D fighter and F-15E bomber aircraft under the service life extension programme...

Final assembly of first French A400M begins
Friday, November 25, 2011 Airbus Military has started final assembly of its first production A400M transport aircraft for the French Air Force (ALA) at its San Pablo facility in Seville,...

Ghana Air Force receives first C295 aircraft
Friday, November 25, 2011 Airbus Military has delivered the first of two C295 aircraft to the Ghana Air Force...

IQAF receives first An-32 from Ukraine
Friday, November 25, 2011 The Iraqi Air Force (IQAF) has taken delivery of the first of six Antonov An-32 light transport aircraft under contract from...

Raytheon offers RACR for South Korean F-16 radar upgrade
Thursday, November 24, 2011 Raytheon has offered the advanced combat radar system (RACR) in response to the Republic of Korea's (ROK) request for a F-16 fighter radar...

Russia to receive 90 advanced aircraft next year
Thursday, November 24, 2011 The Russian Air Force will receive 90 new advanced fixed and rotary wing aircraft next year, Defence Ministry spokesman colonel Vladimir Drik has...

India to finalise MMRCA deal next month
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 The Indian Defence Ministry will announce the winner of the $12bn Multi-role Combat Aircraft (M-MRCA) deal next month, air chief marshal NAK Browne...

French Air Force to buy Airbus A330 tankers
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 The French Air Force is planning to procure five to seven Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport aircraft (MRTTs), Air Force chief commander general Jean-Paul Palomeros has...

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