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Kuwait requests $420m sale of F/A-18 C/D services and support from US
31 May, 2016
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified congress of the potential foreign military sale of F/A-18 C/D services and support to...
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Textron to deliver AN/USM-670A JSECST systems and retrofit kits for USAF Tuesday, May 31, 2016 AAI Corporation, also known as Textron Systems Electronic Systems, has received two different delivery orders from the US Air Force (USAF) for upgraded joint service electronic combat...

Delivery of USAF’s first Boeing-built KC-46 tanker delayed Tuesday, May 31, 2016 The delivery of the US Air Force's (USAF) first Boeing-built KC-46 Pegasus aerial refuelling and strategic military transport aircraft has been delayed from March to August...

Deals this week: Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation, S&K Aerospace LLC Friday, May 27, 2016 Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., a subsidiary of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc., has announced senior notes offering to raise $300m, which will be used to buy back its outstanding senior notes due...

Report: Military aircraft engines market to witness moderate growth in the next ten years Friday, May 27, 2016 The global market for military aircraft engines is anticipated to witness a moderate compound annual growth rate of 2.6% in the next ten years to reach $11.2bn in value by 2026, according to a...

Harris wins follow-on contract for USAF's ground-based systems Friday, May 27, 2016 Harris has secured a $106m contract to continue to support the US Air Force's (USAF) ground-based systems used in missile warning, defence and space surveillance...

Royal Canadian Air Force selects ViaSat's STT for CP-140 Aurora fleet Friday, May 27, 2016 The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) has selected ViaSat's small tactical terminal (STT) for use on its CP-140 Aurora aircraft...

USAF's 96th Bomb Squadron trains on upgraded B-52 Stratofortress bomber Thursday, May 26, 2016 The US Air Force's (USAF) 96th Bomb Squadron has trained on the latest B-52 Stratofortress upgrade at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana for the first...

RAAF's first P-8A Poseidon aircraft completes maiden flight Thursday, May 26, 2016 The first of the Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) P-8A Poseidon aircraft has completed its maiden...

RE2 Robotics wins contract to support USAF's RADR programme Thursday, May 26, 2016 RE2 Robotics has secured a subcontract from a division of Applied Research Associates (ARA) to develop robotic systems for the US Air Force's (USAF) rapid airfield damage repair (RADR)...

Royal Netherlands Air Force's F-35 fighter jets visit Netherlands for first time Wednesday, May 25, 2016 The Royal Netherlands Air Force's (RNLAF) two F-35 fighter jets from the US have visited the Leeuwarden Air Base in...

Sweden's FMV to upgrade Gripen C/D aircraft fleet Wednesday, May 25, 2016 The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, has geared up to upgrade all Gripen C/D aircraft later this...

Orbital ATK to supply DSU-33D/B proximity sensors to undisclosed customer Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Orbital ATK has won a contract to supply DSU-33D/B proximity sensors to an undisclosed international...

India successfully completes smart anti-airfield weapon test launch Tuesday, May 24, 2016 India has reportedly test launched the indigenously developed smart anti-airfield weapon (SAAW) in the state of...

USAF awards GPS III Phase I production readiness assessment contract to Lockheed Martin Tuesday, May 24, 2016 The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a Phase I production readiness assessment contract to Lockheed Martin for future global positioning system (GPS) III satellites in an effort to...

USAF's active-duty and reserve personnel work on KC-135 maintenance Tuesday, May 24, 2016 The US Air Force's (USAF) active-duty and reserve maintainers at McConnell Air Force Base in Kansas will together improve the maintenance on KC-135...

RAAF's Hawk 127 lead-in fighter completes 100,000 flying hours Monday, May 23, 2016 The Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) Hawk 127 lead-in fighter has successfully recorded 100,000 flying hours with flying and technical defence...

Telos to upgrade USAF's networking equipment Monday, May 23, 2016 The US Air Force (USAF) has contracted Telos Corporation to upgrade the networking equipment in de-militarised...

Ascent Flight Training wins £1.1bn MoD contract to supply rotary wing training Monday, May 23, 2016 Ascent Flight Training, a joint venture (JV) between Lockheed Martin and Babcock International, has secured a £1.1bn contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to design, deliver and...

Coulson Aviation to install retardant systems on USAF's HC-130 H aircraft fleet Friday, May 20, 2016 Coulson Aviation has secured a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) to deliver retardant aerial delivery systems (RADS) for HC-130 H model...

Rheinmetall to upgrade Swiss air force’s ageing defence systems Friday, May 20, 2016 Rheinmetall Air Defence has secured a contract from the Swiss armed forces to extend the service life of Swiss air force's ageing defence systems until at least...


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