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The world’s most effective air-to-air missiles

Advanced air-to-air missiles (AAMs) such as the Meteor, IRIS-T and AIM-9X Sidewinder form the core weaponry used in a dogfight scenario. lists the world’s ten most effective AAMs based on precision and engagement features.

(Last updated: June 2019)

The ten most expensive military aircraft ever built

An increase in the demand for state-of-the-art aircraft capabilities has caused costs to rise for military aircraft, resulting in cancelled projects and production cuts. From Northrop Grumman’s B-2 Spirit to Chengdu’s J-20 Black Eagle and Air Force One, lists the world’s ten most expensive military aircraft to have ever been built.

May’s top news stories

The US approved a potential $3bn sale of 24 Boeing AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to Qatar, and the US Air Force conducted a test-launch of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). wraps up key headlines from May 2019.

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