Top News on Boeing 707

  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


  • Other News for Boeing 707

  • Saudi Arabia requests AWACS mission system upgrade


    ​The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of its approval of a potential $2 billion mission...


  • USAF reveals notional specifications for JSTARS replacement


    Replacing the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet could require an aircraft with a 10-13 person crew and a...


  • Boeing, Bombardier and Gulfstream attend JSTARS industry day


    ​Airframe suppliers Boeing, Bombardier and Gulfstream were among companies to attend an industry day for businesses...


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  • ANALYSIS: NATO summit is no routine meeting

    News | 27 Aug 2014 11:17 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The world’s leaders are flocking to the Welsh town of Newport this week, as NATO’s summit is set to take place on 4-5 September – and the event is shaping up to be anything but routine.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-NATO-summit-is-no-routine-meeting-403024/
  • Saudi Arabia requests AWACS mission system upgrade

    News | 15 Aug 2014 12:31 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of its approval of a potential $2 billion mission system upgrade sale for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saudi-Arabia-requests-AWACS-mission-system-upgrade-402737/
  • ANALYSIS: MH17 Previous shoot-down incidents or attempts

    News | 24 Jul 2014 10:22 | David Learmount

    Starting with the most recent, this list includes some of the civil aircraft that have been shot down when carrying out normal business in non-combat airspace. Many more have been downed in combat zones or areas in which rebels were active.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-MH17-Previous-shoot-down-incidents-or-attempts-401968/
  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    News | 23 Jul 2014 14:30 | Craig Hoyle

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-pushes-for-UK-maritime-patrol-contest-401924/
  • ILA: Maintaining the Transall C-160 towards 2019 retirement

    News | 22 May 2014 10:32 | Michael Gubisch

    Germany’s Bundeswehr might be taking delivery of its first Airbus A400M transport in November, but the tactical airlifter’s venerable predecessor Transall C-160 is to remain in service until almost the end of the decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ILA-Maintaining-the-Transall-C-160-towards-2019-retirement-399420/
  • USAF reveals notional specifications for JSTARS replacement

    News | 16 May 2014 09:37 | Stephen Trimble

    Replacing the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet could require an aircraft with a 10-13 person crew and a 3.96m-6.1m-long (13-20ft) radar array, according to newly-released US Air Force briefing documents.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-reveals-notional-specifications-for-JSTARS-replacement-399362/