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23 May 2017
Industry News

Canadian Armed Forces CF-18 Hornets to participate in Nato air policing mission over Iceland
The Canadian Armed Forces’ CF-18 Hornet detachment has been deployed to Iceland as part of Operation Reassurance to contribute to Nato’s assurance and deterrence measures.

Northrop opens LAIRCM repair and maintenance facility in Australia
Northrop Grumman has unveiled a new repair and maintenance facility for the Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) laser-based large aircraft infrared countermeasures (LAIRCM) systems.

India’s HAL flight tests second HTT-40 basic trainer aircraft prototype
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has reportedly conducted the first flight of the second prototype of Hindustan Turbo Trainer-40 (HTT-40).

US DoD faces space capability delays, says GAO report
The US Department of Defense (DoD) is continuously facing challenges of delayed delivery of critical space capabilities, according to a new report released by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO).

Press Releases

Visit Oxley at the AP&M Show
The Oxley team will be exhibiting at the AP&M show between 31 May - 1 June at Olympia London. The show is the leading networking event for the commercial aviation aftermarket and the Oxley team will be on Stand F-52.

Oxley Gains PMA Approval for PAR 64 LED Replacement Landing Light
Following the successful launch of the Oxley Par 64 LED Replacement Landing Light, Oxley has now been granted a PMA providing FAA approval for the replacement of incandescent bulbs on aircraft. The PMA grants approval for the replacement of 4559, Q4559X, Q4559, Q5559, 4557, 4557X, 5557 and 5557X bulbs.

Export Champions Oxley in Key Commonwealth Trade Mission
Oxley is delighted to be selected for inclusion on a Commonwealth Trade Mission to Malaysia and Singapore to further exports in two important markets.

FN Herstal Exhibiting at SITDEF 2017
Small arms manufacturer FN Herstal, along with its subsidiary FN America, will be exhibiting at SITDEF 2017 in Lima, Peru, between 18-21 May.

FN Herstal to Attend SOFIC 2017
FN Herstal, along with its US subsidiary FN America, will be attending the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) 2017 in Tampa, Florida, US, between 15-18 May.

White Papers

Oerlikon Skyshield® MOOTW / C-RAM System
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Component Connectivity Systems
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Aeronautical System Maintenance
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High Reliability Power Conversion
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High-Quality Connectivity Solutions
HUBER+SUHNER has many years of experience in the development, production and qualification of cables, connectors and cable systems for airborne...

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