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  • Export restrictions limit Predator potential


    Following requested purchases of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator/Reaper-series unmanned air vehicles by France and the Netherlands in recent weeks, the USA’s backing of an export licence for India but a rejection for Jordan have raised questions over how much potential the UAVs really have outside of NATO.


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  • Export restrictions limit Predator potential


    Following requested purchases of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator/Reaper-series unmanned air vehicles by...


  • LABACE: Dassault expands in Sorocaba


    Dassault has announced plans to expand a maintenance, repair and overhaul facility in Sorocaba, a fast-growing regional...


  • OSHKOSH: TBM 900 makes Airventure debut


    ​French airframer Daher-Socata’s latest iteration of its high-speed workhorse the TBM 900 is making its Oshkosh debut....


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  • Export restrictions limit Predator potential

    News | 11 Feb 2015 16:02 | Beth Stevenson

    Following requested purchases of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Predator/Reaper-series unmanned air vehicles by France and the Netherlands in recent weeks, the USA’s backing of an export licence for India but a rejection for Jordan have raised questions over how much potential the UAVs really have outside of NATO.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Export-restrictions-limit-Predator-potential-408854/
  • Embraer KC-390 takes maiden flight

    News | 03 Feb 2015 16:17 | Dan Parsons

    The KC-390, Embraer’s clean-sheet aerial refueling tanker, flew for the first time on 3 February from an airfield in São José dos Campos, Brazil.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-KC-390-takes-maiden-flight-408635/
  • ANALYSIS: Japan's F-3 fighter pursuit is worth the wait

    News | 28 Jan 2015 11:04

    ​In early January, Japanese defence ministry officials confirmed that their next-generation fighter technology test programme had fallen behind schedule. The advanced technology demonstrator-experimental (ATD-X) is a prototype designed to test the stealth, flight control and propulsion technologies necessary for the nation to create fifth- and eventually sixth-generation air-superiority fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Japans-F-3-fighter-pursuit-is-worth-the-wait-408068/
  • IAI strives to finalise Brazilian tanker deal

    News | 21 Jan 2015 15:45 | Arie Egozi

    The Brazilian air force and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) have renewed contract negotiations over Brazil's acquisition of three Boeing 767-300ERs that will be converted into tankers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IAI-strives-to-finalise-Brazilian-tanker-deal-408166/
  • ANALYSIS: How oil-price falls affect aircraft demand and values

    News | 08 Jan 2015 17:18

    Rob Morris, head of Ascend Flightglobal Consultancy, here analyses the implications of the downward trend in oil priceshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-oil-price-falls-affect-aircraft-demand-and-values-407734/
  • ANALYSIS: Airline safety performance in 2014

    News | 08 Jan 2015 12:10 | David Learmount

    Despite public perception, 2014 has been an extraordinarily good year for aviation safety – but the shadow of MH370, MH17 and December's AirAsia disaster cast a long shadow over the positive figureshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airline-safety-performance-in-2014-407718/