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  • Australia's first F-35 gets airborne


    ​The Royal Australian Air Force’s first Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II made its flight debut from the manufacturer’s Fort Worth facility in Texas on 29 September.


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  • Australia's first F-35 gets airborne


    ​The Royal Australian Air Force’s first Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II made its flight debut from the...


  • Boeing to move 2,000 defence jobs from Seattle, Washington


    ​Boeing will shutter defence services facilities in Washington state and consolidate the work elsewhere in the United...


  • NATO finishes AWACS commitment to Afghanistan


    ​NATO has completed a more than three-year commitment of Boeing E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS)...


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  • Australia's first F-35 gets airborne

    News | 01 Oct 2014 09:33 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​The Royal Australian Air Force’s first Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II made its flight debut from the manufacturer’s Fort Worth facility in Texas on 29 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australias-first-F-35-gets-airborne-404333/
  • Boeing to move 2,000 defence jobs from Seattle, Washington

    News | 30 Sep 2014 20:17 | Dan Parsons

    ​Boeing will shutter defence services facilities in Washington state and consolidate the work elsewhere in the United States to save cost, the company announced on 29 September.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-to-move-2000-defence-jobs-from-Seattle-Washington-404309/
  • NATO finishes AWACS commitment to Afghanistan

    News | 29 Sep 2014 12:50 | Craig Hoyle

    ​NATO has completed a more than three-year commitment of Boeing E-3A airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft to Afghanistan, with two of the command and control assets having returned to Europe.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NATO-finishes-AWACS-commitment-to-Afghanistan-404241/
  • Kings of the swingers: Top 13 swing-wing aircraft

    News | 26 Sep 2014 11:17 | Craig Hoyle

    ​As the operators of Europe’s Panavia Tornado mark the 40th anniversary of its first flight, we bring together a baker’s dozen of variable geometry aircraft – only most of which made it into operational service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kings-of-the-swingers-Top-13-swing-wing-aircraft-404176/
  • US C-130s deployed in support of disaster response

    News | 23 Sep 2014 16:04 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The US Department of Defense has deployed two Lockheed Martin C-130 transports to California in support of wildfire suppression in the area.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-C-130s-deployed-in-support-of-disaster-response-404060/
  • USA and Arab partners launch anti-Islamic State strikes in Syria

    News | 23 Sep 2014 10:53 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The US military and partner Arab nations have begun air strikes over Syria in an extension of the mission to counter the extreme Islamic uprising in the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USA-and-Arab-partners-launch-anti-Islamic-State-strikes-in-Syria-404051/