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  • 4 November 2009

    RAAF Receives Final F-111 Jet Aircraft

    Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has received the last of 28 F-111 jet aircraft following servicing by Boeing, under the deeper maintenance programme. The F-111s are equipped with variable-sweep wings,...

  • 4 November 2009

    Italy Deploys AMX Fighter-Bomber in Afghanistan

    The Italian Air Force has successfully deployed four AMX fighter-bomber aircraft in Afghanistan for reconnaissance missions. The single-seat and single-engine fighter bomber is capable of travelling 720km at a speed...

  • 3 November 2009

    BAE to Support USAF Nuclear Treaty Monitoring

    BAE Systems will support the US Air Force global monitoring for nuclear treaty compliance under a new $20m contract. The firm will provide engineering, research and programme management services for...

  • 3 November 2009

    Chinese Air Force to Develop Defensive Capabilities

    China will develop the offensive and defensive capabilities of its air force in space and air operations in the future, according to the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force commander...

  • 2 November 2009

    New Air Radar to Augment Iraqi Airspace Control

    The Iraqi Air Force will be able to enhance its air defence capabilities with the arrival of a new digital air surveillance radar (DASR) system. The DASR will enable the...

  • 2 November 2009

    Sikorsky Subsidiary to Supply F-16 Spares to SABCA

    Derco Aerospace, a Sikorsky Aerospace Services company, is to supply spare parts for the F-16 fighter jet to SABCA for a two-year period. Under the agreement, Derco will provide specified...

  • 2 November 2009

    US Air Base Gets New Airport Surveillance Radar

    Ellsworth Air Force Base has been fitted with a new digital airport surveillance radar system to be used in conjunction with the Dakota Air Traffic Control Facility. The MEW digital...

  • 2 November 2009

    C-17 Airlifters to Get Ducommun Fuselage Skins

    Boeing has awarded Ducommun AeroStructures a follow-on contract to provide fuselage skins for C-17 Globemaster III airlifters for the US Air Force. The C-17 transport aircraft developed by Boeing are...

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