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  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas


    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth final assembly site in Texas. They are the lead examples of at least 72 aircraft to be produced for the nation, under an acquisition worth a projected A$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion).


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  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas


    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed...


  • France takes delivery of upgraded E-3F


    ​The French air force has taken delivery of its first upgraded Boeing E-3F airborne warning and control system (AWACS)...


  • A400M passes in-flight refuelling test


    ​Airbus Defence & Space has conducted a key flight test activity with its A400M Atlas tactical transport, proving the...


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  • Australian F-35s rolled out in Texas

    News | 25 Jul 2014 11:18 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Australia’s first pair of F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft have been rolled out, during a ceremony at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth final assembly site in Texas. They are the lead examples of at least 72 aircraft to be produced for the nation, under an acquisition worth a projected A$12.4 billion ($11.6 billion).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-F-35s-rolled-out-in-Texas-402030/
  • 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/
  • Raytheon takes aim at UK Spear deal with SDB II

    News | 23 Jul 2014 12:53 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Raytheon will offer its SDB II precision-guided bomb for the UK’s Spear Capability 3 requirement to arm the Eurofighter Typhoon and Lockheed Martin F-35B, taking on European rival MBDA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Raytheon-takes-aim-at-UK-Spear-deal-with-SDB-II-401907/
  • France takes delivery of upgraded E-3F

    News | 22 Jul 2014 15:23 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The French air force has taken delivery of its first upgraded Boeing E-3F airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, following successful flight testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/France-takes-delivery-of-upgraded-E-3F-401860/
  • Egypt confirmed as buying more C295 transports

    News | 22 Jul 2014 14:07 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Airbus Defence & Space used the Farnborough air show to name Egypt as the previously undisclosed customer for eight C295 medium transports ordered earlier this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Egypt-confirmed-as-buying-more-C295-transports-401854/
  • A400M passes in-flight refuelling test

    News | 16 Jul 2014 14:57 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Airbus Defence & Space has conducted a key flight test activity with its A400M Atlas tactical transport, proving the type's ability to receive fuel in flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/A400M-passes-in-flight-refuelling-test-401627/