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  • US Coast Guard to acquire USAF's remaining C-27J Spartans


    ​The US Air Force’s 14 remaining Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartans will soon come out of mothballs.


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  • New helmet technology could be used on most USAF aircraft


    ​The US Air Force confirms that its digital helmet-mounted display (DHMD) project seeks to develop technology for use...


  • US Coast Guard to acquire USAF's remaining C-27J Spartans


    ​The US Air Force’s 14 remaining Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartans will soon come out of mothballs.


  • ANALYSIS: Textron’s Scorpion will struggle to find a niche


    Analysts are unsure about what markets Textron AirLand is targeting with its new jet-powered Scorpion light tactical...


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  • New helmet technology could be used on most USAF aircraft

    News | 28 Mar 2014 11:42 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Air Force confirms that its digital helmet-mounted display (DHMD) project seeks to develop technology for use in a variety of aircraft, including tankers, transports and most jet fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-helmet-technology-could-be-used-on-most-USAF-aircraft-397541/
  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE SCORPION: Scorpion eyes Super Tweet replacement market

    News | 04 Mar 2014 17:04 | Stephen Trimble

    ​More than any other regional defence market, Latin American countries have embraced Cessna’s only jet fighter – the rather workmanlike A-37 Super Tweethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-SCORPION-Scorpion-eyes-Super-Tweet-replacement-market-396589/
  • SINGAPORE: INTERVIEW: Rafael CEO Yedidia Yaari

    News | 03 Feb 2014 12:29 | Arie Egozi

    Vice Adm (Ret) Yedidia Yaari is Rafael Advanced Defense Systems' president and CEO. He joined the Israeli defence contractor in December 2004 after retiring as commander-in-chief of the Israeli navy, a position he held since 2000. He rose rapidly through the naval ranks after being recruited to the Israel Defense Forces in 1965, and held various positions, including Head of Naval Intelligence Command.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SINGAPORE-INTERVIEW-Rafael-CEO-Yedidia-Yaari-395325/
  • US Coast Guard to acquire USAF's remaining C-27J Spartans

    News | 06 Jan 2014 16:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Air Force’s 14 remaining Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartans will soon come out of mothballs.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Coast-Guard-to-acquire-USAFs-remaining-C-27J-Spartans-394575/
  • Barring budget cuts, Sikorsky poised to win USAF rescue helicopter contract

    News | 25 Nov 2013 21:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Sikorsky could win a contract early next year to build the US Air Force’s next-generation combat rescue helicopter (CRH) — but only if the service receives adequate budget funding in the coming years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Barring-budget-cuts-Sikorsky-poised-to-win-USAF-rescue-helicopter-contract-393488/
  • ANALYSIS: Textron’s Scorpion will struggle to find a niche

    News | 19 Sep 2013 06:49 | Dave Majumdar

    Analysts are unsure about what markets Textron AirLand is targeting with its new jet-powered Scorpion light tactical aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Textrons-Scorpion-will-struggle-to-find-a-niche-390725/