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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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  • NHI works to address 'blade flap' rotor head issue


    ​NH Industries is working to deliver a solution to an issue with the main rotor head on NH90 military helicopters that...


  • ​PICTURES: RAAF F-18s slam IS militants


    Australia says it has deployed over 400 precision weapons in combat operations against Islamic State (IS) militants...


  • 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...


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  • NHI works to address 'blade flap' rotor head issue

    News | 03 Jul 2015 12:31 | Dominic Perry

    ​NH Industries is working to deliver a solution to an issue with the main rotor head on NH90 military helicopters that means the blades can impact the tail structure when starting or stopping the rotors during high winds.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NHI-works-to-address-blade-flap-rotor-head-issue-414291/
  • ​PICTURES: RAAF F-18s slam IS militants

    News | 30 Jun 2015 02:31 | Greg Waldron

    Australia says it has deployed over 400 precision weapons in combat operations against Islamic State (IS) militants in support of the Iraqi military.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-RAAF-F-18s-slam-IS-militants-414138/
  • ANALYSIS: Airbus looks to recover from A400M tragedy

    News | 12 Jun 2015 11:04 | Craig Hoyle

    ​While the bulk of the attention at Le Bourget will be centred on the likely rush of announcements linked to commercial aircraft sales – and particularly the successes that Airbus will enjoy on home turf – the same company’s defence arm will be attempting to recover after a torrid few months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-looks-to-recover-from-A400M-tragedy-413000/
  • ​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/