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  • ​US clears $1.5b support deal for RAAF Super Hornets, Growlers


    The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has granted approval for a $1.5 billion sustainment package related to Australia’s 24 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornets and future fleet of 12 EA-18G Growlers.


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  • RAAF’s first F-35A pilot takes to the skies


    The Royal Australian Air Force’s first pilot of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has completed his first...


  • OPINION: Why search for MH370 could come to an end


    ​A year after it disappeared, not a trace of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been found. Tantalising but...


  • AVALON: Global Hawk makes first visit to show


    Northrop Grumman has a high-profile presence at this year’s Avalon event near Melbourne, with the highlight being the...


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  • ​Australia commissions first pair of CH-47Fs

    News | 05 May 2015 08:19 | Greg Waldron

    Australia has commissioned its first pair of Boeing CH-47F Chinook helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-commissions-first-pair-of-CH-47Fs-411914/
  • ​US clears $1.5b support deal for RAAF Super Hornets, Growlers

    News | 29 Apr 2015 06:31 | Greg Waldron

    The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has granted approval for a $1.5 billion sustainment package related to Australia’s 24 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornets and future fleet of 12 EA-18G Growlers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-clears-15b-support-deal-for-RAAF-Super-Hornets-Growlers-411703/
  • RAAF’s first F-35A pilot takes to the skies

    News | 23 Mar 2015 03:15 | Greg Waldron

    The Royal Australian Air Force’s first pilot of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has completed his first flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAAFs-first-F-35A-pilot-takes-to-the-skies-410425/
  • OPINION: Why search for MH370 could come to an end

    News | 09 Mar 2015 13:21 | Flight International

    ​A year after it disappeared, not a trace of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been found. Tantalising but vestigial satellite links with the aircraft have enabled Australian Transport Safety Bureau-led searchers to reach a consensus on where it is worth looking for the Boeing 777’s remains – but that is all.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-search-for-MH370-could-come-to-an-end-409910/
  • PICTURES: Qantas’s first 747-400 makes final flight

    News | 09 Mar 2015 03:13 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas Airways’ first 747-400 has flown into retirement after completing an historic ferry flight to Illawarra Regional airport on 8 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Qantass-first-747-400-makes-final-flight-409895/
  • ANALYSIS: The state of the search for MH370 on the anniversary of its loss

    News | 06 Mar 2015 10:23 | David Learmount

    ​The first anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be marked on 8 March 2015. Although the Australian Transport Safety Bureau continues to lead the multinational team searching the southern Indian Ocean seabed, no trace of the missing Boeing 777 has been found.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-state-of-the-search-for-MH370-on-the-anniversary-of-its-loss-409822/