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  • 9 September 2009

    First RAF Nimrod Production Aircraft to Take Maiden Flight

    The UK Royal Air Force's first production Nimrod MRA4 aircraft in undergoing final testing before taking its maiden flight. The MRA4 is a maritime reconnaissance and intelligence-gathering platform for monitoring...

  • 9 September 2009

    Saudi Air Force to Acquire IRIS-T Missiles for Combat Jets

    The Saudi Air Force will acquire IRIS-T air-to-air guided missiles for its combat aircraft, which include the Eurofighter Typhoon and Tornado fighters. The IRIS-T is a short-range, infrared-guided air-to-air missile...

  • 8 September 2009

    BAE Launches 146M Aircraft at DSEi 2009

    BAE Systems has launched the BAE 146 aircraft as a military transporter at this year's Defence Services & Equipment International Exhibition (DSEi 2009) in London. The BAE 146M can used...

  • 8 September 2009

    Russia Intends to Deliver MiG-31 Fighters to Syria

    Russia has confirmed its plans to deliver at least eight MiG-31 Foxhound interceptor aircraft to Syria, to honour a contract signed two years ago. The existence of an estimated $400m...