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GA-ASI conducts lightning tests on second MQ-9B RPA
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) has carried out successful lightning tests on the second full-scale MQ-9B remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) at its facility in Poway, California, US.
Thai Air Force receives SSJ100 business-version jet from SCAC
The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has received the third business version of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) commercial aircraft from Russia’s Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC).
USAF to resume flight operations of B-1B fleet after safety stand-down
The US Air Force (USAF) Global Strike Command is set to resume flight operations of its B-1B Lancer bombers this week following the directed safety stand-down caused by an issue with ejection seat components.
Italy assembles first F-35A jet for Royal Netherlands Air Force
Italy has started assembling the first European-built F-35A Lightning II fighter jet that has been developed for the Royal Netherlands Air Force.
Canada to buy seven more used F-18 Classic Hornets from Australia
The Government of Canada is reportedly purchasing additional used Australian F/A-18 A/B Classic Hornet fighter jets.
SNC and Embraer deliver four A-29 Super Tucanos to Lebanese Air Force
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Embraer Defense & Security have delivered four A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft to the Lebanese Air Force two months ahead of schedule.
Pratt & Whitney launches Growth Option 2.0 upgrade for F135 engine
United Technologies division Pratt & Whitney has launched the Growth Option 2.0 upgrade for its F135 engine, which is used to power the F-35 Lighting II joint strike fighter aircraft.
UK jets to conduct air policing mission in Iceland and Estonia
UK Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter jets will be deployed to Iceland and Estonia to carry out Nato Air Policing next year, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.
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