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  • Airbus advances A400M tanker testing


    Airbus Defence & Space has tested the A400M’s ability to simultaneously refuel a pair of combat aircraft in flight, as it promotes the type’s credentials for the tactical tanker role.


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  • Second A400M arrives at RAF Brize Norton


    ​A second Airbus A400M tactical transport has arrived at the Royal Air Force’s Brize Norton base in Oxfordshire, a...


  • UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq


    ​The UK Royal Air Force has conducted 159 air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq with Panavia Tornado GR4s...


  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


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  • RUAG demonstrates Dornier 228NG in Oman

    News | 04 Mar 2015 10:10 | Craig Hoyle

    ​RUAG has promoted its Dornier 228NG utility aircraft to several potential users in Oman, including conducting a series of demonstration flights over a three-day period.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RUAG-demonstrates-Dornier-228NG-in-Oman-409740/
  • Second A400M arrives at RAF Brize Norton

    News | 03 Mar 2015 14:31 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A second Airbus A400M tactical transport has arrived at the Royal Air Force’s Brize Norton base in Oxfordshire, a little over three months after the service’s lead example touched down in the UK.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Second-A400M-arrives-at-RAF-Brize-Norton-409682/
  • UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq

    News | 02 Mar 2015 14:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force has conducted 159 air strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq with Panavia Tornado GR4s since deploying the type to the region late last year, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-details-extent-of-combat-activity-over-Iraq-409617/
  • Australia ups interest in Norway's Joint Strike Missile

    News | 01 Mar 2015 20:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The Australian and Norwegian defence ministries have strengthened their relationship on the latter’s in-development Kongsberg Joint Strike Missile, boosting the chances of Canberra acquiring the weapon for its future fleet of Lockheed Martin F-35s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-ups-interest-in-Norways-Joint-Strike-Missile-409590/
  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • Eurofighter gets close-air support boost with P3E deal

    News | 26 Feb 2015 17:26 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The four Eurofighter programme nations have signed a roughly €200 million ($224 million) contract for a Phase 3 capability enhancement (P3E) package, intended to strengthen the type’s multi-role credentials.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Eurofighter-gets-close-air-support-boost-with-P3E-deal-409501/