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  • Tough choices: World Air Forces directory 2010


    Flightglobal's annual World Air Forces directory lists almost 54,000 military aircraft in use with 161 nations. Download your free copy now ...


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  • UK MoD criticised over Typhoon procurement


    The UK Ministry of Defence has been sharply criticised by MPs over its management of equipment procurement programmes,...


  • Tough choices: World Air Forces directory 2010


    Flightglobal's annual World Air Forces directory lists almost 54,000 military aircraft in use with 161 nations....


  • RAF sources leak September fatal Afghan Nimrod investigation findings, showing fractured fuel pipes


    <P>A UK military accident investigation into the fatal September Royal Air Force <A...


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    News | 01 Mar 2011 12:00

    Some 80% of student pilots voluntarily withdraw from training before gaining even a basic pilot licence, according to a study conducted for the US Aircraft Owners and Pilots Associationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/This-Week-briefings-353660/
  • UK MoD criticised over Typhoon procurement

    News | 22 Feb 2011 14:29 | Dominic Perry

    The UK Ministry of Defence has been sharply criticised by MPs over its management of equipment procurement programmes, describing it as being in a "cycle...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-MoD-criticised-over-Typhoon-procurement-353483/
  • Tough choices: World Air Forces directory 2010

    News | 14 Dec 2010 09:45 | Craig Hoyle

    Flightglobal's annual World Air Forces directory lists almost 54,000 military aircraft in use with 161 nations. Download your free copy now ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tough-choices-World-Air-Forces-directory-2010-350794/
  • PICTURE: BAE Nimrod MRA4 reconnaissance aircraft passes torpedo drop test

    News | 07 Aug 2007 11:06 | Dan Thisdell

    MRA4 is due to enter service in 2010 armed with Sting Rays (inset) BAE Systems' Nimrod...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-BAE-Nimrod-MRA4-reconnaissance-aircraft-passes-torpedo-drop-test-215945/
  • Software strikes at high costs of testing lightning resistance

    News | 26 Mar 2007 23:00 | Rob Coppinger

    Studies previously involved subjecting actual production aircraft to electrical chargehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Software-strikes-at-high-costs-of-testing-lightning-resistance-212856/
  • BAE Tornado deal to save MoD £500m

    News | 09 Jan 2007 00:00

    <P>BAE Systems is to harmonise its in-service support arrangements for the UK Royal Air Force's fleet of Panavia Tornado GR4 strike aircraft under a deal worth almost £950 million ($1.8 billion). </P><P>The contract, announced late last month by the UK Ministry of Defence, is dubbed the Availability Transformation: Tornado Aircraft Contract (ATTAC), and will supersede numerous support projects by introducing an overarching framework for long-term operations of the GR4.</P><P>The MoD says the new set-up is expected to deliver savings worth more than £500 million over the first decade of operations. BAE meanwhile hopes to also use the system as a template for its future integrated support submissions for platforms including the Eurofighter Typhoon, BAE Nimrod MRA4 and Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.</P><P>So-called depth maintenance of the GR4 fleet is to be centralised at RAF Marham in Norfolk, confirming an earlier MoD statement of intent to remove the work from the UK Defenhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BAE-Tornado-deal-to-save-MoD-500m-211433/