Top News on Aermacchi M-346

  • Israel's Lavi reborn as renamed M-346


    The Israeli air force is to name its M-346 advanced jet trainer the 'Lavi', re-using the name carried by the nation's cancelled fighter programme ...


  • Other News for Aermacchi M-346

  • FARNBOROUGH: Alenia Aermacchi pushes training solutions


    ​Last week, the first Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Lavi advanced/lead-in fighter trainers were delivered to the Israeli air...


  • Swedish air force studies airlift, trainer renewal options


    ​Sweden is beginning to study its options for fielding modern fleets of tactical transports and advanced trainers...


  • Poland unveils Orlik MPT trainer


    Poland's PZL-130 Orlik MPT (multipurpose trainer) was unveiled at Airbus Defence & Space's Warsaw facility on 7 March.


  • News Listings for Aermacchi M-346

  • ANALYSIS: Irkut builds future on Yak-130 and MC-21

    News | 08 Aug 2014 13:53 | Dominic Perry

    ​“I believe,” says Oleg Demchenko, “that my grandchildren will fly in the MC-21." It is a bullish statement from the Irkut president and says much about his faith in the longevity and sales prospects for an airliner that has yet to roll out, let alone perform its maiden flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Irkut-builds-future-on-Yak-130-and-MC-21-400399/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Alenia Aermacchi pushes training solutions

    News | 17 Jul 2014 08:49 | Luca Peruzzi

    ​Last week, the first Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Lavi advanced/lead-in fighter trainers were delivered to the Israeli air force. It becomes the third customer after the Republic of Singapore and Italian air forces to put the trainer into service together with its advanced ground-based training system (GBTS). In addition, the Polish air force will receive its first aircraft and associated ground systems in 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Alenia-Aermacchi-pushes-training-solutions-401227/
  • Israel poised to receive first M-346 'Lavi'

    News | 08 Jul 2014 10:33 | Arie Egozi

    ​The Israeli air force's first Alenia Aermacchi M-346 advanced jet trainer will land at the service's Hatzerim air base later this week. A further 29 of the type will follow before the end of 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-poised-to-receive-first-M-346-Lavi-401142/
  • VIDEO: How Martin-Baker rises above the rest

    News | 01 Jul 2014 10:10 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Almost 70 years ago, a pioneering British company performed the first test of an innovation which was to transform the cockpit of the jet fighter, and has since saved the lives of thousands of pilots.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-How-Martin-Baker-rises-above-the-rest-400877/
  • Israel details Lavi trainer benefits

    News | 18 May 2014 10:30 | Arie Egozi

    ​The introduction of the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 "Lavi" advanced jet trainer aircraft into the Israeli air force's inventory will enable the service to reduce the time of its pilot training course by six months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-details-Lavi-trainer-benefits-399383/
  • Swedish air force studies airlift, trainer renewal options

    News | 18 Mar 2014 13:52 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Sweden is beginning to study its options for fielding modern fleets of tactical transports and advanced trainers within the next decade, says air force chief of staff Maj Gen Micael Bydén.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Swedish-air-force-studies-airlift-trainer-renewal-options-397131/