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Rolls-Royce awarded US Military’s V-22 Osprey engine services contract
28 November, 2014
Rolls-Royce has received a new contract for the provision of aftermarket engine support for the US Air Force (USAF) and Marine Corps’V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft fleets....
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Royal Air Force completes first Paveway IV release from Typhoon
Friday, November 28, 2014 The UK Royal Air Force’s (RAF) No 1(Fighter) Squadron has successfully fired two live Paveway IV precision-guided munitions from a Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft at Cape Wrath Training Area...

UK MoD officially unveils first A400M Atlas aircraft
Friday, November 28, 2014 The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has officially unveiled the Royal Air Force’s (RAF) first A400M Atlas next-generation military transport aircraft at RAF Brize Norton in...

Russia and China sign $3bn S-400 Triumf export contract
Thursday, November 27, 2014 The Russian Government has reportedly signed a contract for the first-ever export of its S-400 Triumf air defence and missile system. ...

Northrop and USAF complete integrated baseline review of EAPS CAPS programme
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Northrop Grumman has successfully conducted the integrated baseline review (IBR) of the US Air Force’s (USAF) enhanced polar system (EPS) control and planning segment (CAPS) programme....

Norway starts negotiations for ninth LRIP batch of F-35 jets
Thursday, November 27, 2014 The Norwegian Government has started negotiations with the US for the ninth low-rate initial production (LRIP-9) lot of F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter aircraft....

Syrian airstrikes kill at least 36 civilians in al-Raqqa city
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 At least 63 people, including 36 civilians, have been killed in Syrian Government airstrikes on the Islamic State (IS) held north-eastern city of al-Raqqa....

USAF orders additional joint programmable fuses from Kaman
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Kaman’s Aerospace division has secured a contract modification for the delivery of additional FMU-152 joint programmable fuses (JPF) to the US Air Force...

South Korea defers purchase of in-flight refuelling tankers
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 The South Korean Government is reportedly planning to defer the long-pending acquisition of in-flight refuelling tanker aircraft for the national air...

South Korean and US militaries complete Exercise Max Thunder 14-2
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) units have performed a semi-annual, bilateral training exercise with the US military at Kunsan Air Force Base in South Korea....

UK Royal Air Force personnel departs Kandahar Airbase
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 UK Royal Air Force (RAF) personnel have now left Kandahar Airbase in Afghanistan, ending British military operations in the region. ...

Libya Air Force conducts airstrikes on Tripoli’s last functioning airport
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 The Libyan Air Force has conducted airstrikes on Mitiga International Airport, located in an eastern suburb of the capital city of Tripoli....

Airbus to supply A330 MRTT aircraft to French Air Force
Monday, November 24, 2014 The French Ministry of Defence has selected Airbus Defence and Space for delivery of 12 A330 new generation multi-role tanker transport aircraft (MRTT) to the French Air...

USAF releases basing criteria for Reserve KC-46A tanker
Monday, November 24, 2014 The US Air Force (USAF) has released the criteria for selection of candidate bases for the first Reserve-led KC-46A Pegasus aerial refuelling tanker aircraft....

Pentagon awards $4.7bn F-35 LRIP-8 contract to Lockheed
Monday, November 24, 2014 Lockheed Martin has received a $4.7bn contract from the US Department of Defense (DoD) for the eighth low-rate initial production (LRIP-8) batch of F-35 Lightning II...

Northrop awarded $116m contract to upgrade US military’s Litening targeting pods
Friday, November 21, 2014 Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $116m contract to modernise the US military's AN/AAQ-28(V) Litening advanced targeting...

UK Royal Air Force receives first A400M Atlas aircraft
Friday, November 21, 2014 The Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation-Executive Administration (OCCAR-EA) has handed over the first A400M Atlas aircraft to the UK Royal Air Force...

Sagem’s Patroller UAV demonstrates ability to operate in civilian airspace
Friday, November 21, 2014 Sagem has successfully demonstrated the ability of its Patroller unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to operate in civilian, non-segregated...

CPI Aerostructures receives global F-16 wing components supply contract
Thursday, November 20, 2014 CPI Aerostructures has been awarded a contract for the supply of structural wing components and logistical support for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) operations of the global F-16...

Brazilian Air Force plans to purchase 108 Gripen NG fighters
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Brazil will acquire more than 100 Gripen Next Generation (NG) multi-role fighter aircraft from Saab, a senior Brazilian Air Force (FAB) representative has...

Eurofighter and NETMA sign €1bn Typhoon Captor E-Scan radar contract
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Eurofighter has signed a €1bn contract with the Nato Eurofighter and Tornado Management Agency (NETMA) to develop the Captor E-Scan radar for the Typhoon multi-role fighter, during a ceremony...


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