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  • RIAT: Eurofighter set for weapons testing, but production questions remain


    The Eurofighter Typhoon is poised to enter a fresh round of advanced weapons testing in the UK, just as the programme’s four partner nations have agreed a new long-term plan to pursue additional future capability enhancements for the multi-role type.


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  • RIAT: AirTanker offers surge-fleet Voyager to military users


    ​AirTanker is offering its latest Airbus A330 Voyager acquired as part of the UK’s Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft...


  • RIAT: Scorpion proves maritime surveillance fit during UK trials


    Textron AirLand has released details about recent demonstration flights performed in support of the UK Royal Navy using...


  • RIAT: RAF gets set for next A400M deliveries


    The UK Royal Air Force is on track to achieve delayed initial operational capability (IOC) with the Airbus Defence &...


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  • RIAT: Eurofighter set for weapons testing, but production questions remain

    News | 22 Jul 2015 12:04 | Craig Hoyle

    The Eurofighter Typhoon is poised to enter a fresh round of advanced weapons testing in the UK, just as the programme’s four partner nations have agreed a new long-term plan to pursue additional future capability enhancements for the multi-role type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RIAT-Eurofighter-set-for-weapons-testing-but-production-questions-remain-414898/
  • RIAT: AirTanker offers surge-fleet Voyager to military users

    News | 21 Jul 2015 13:25 | Craig Hoyle

    ​AirTanker is offering its latest Airbus A330 Voyager acquired as part of the UK’s Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft programme to enable the nation or other military operators to move personnel or freight, rather than put the widebody into commercial use.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RIAT-AirTanker-offers-surge-fleet-Voyager-to-military-users-414852/
  • RIAT: Scorpion proves maritime surveillance fit during UK trials

    News | 21 Jul 2015 09:24 | Craig Hoyle

    Textron AirLand has released details about recent demonstration flights performed in support of the UK Royal Navy using its Scorpion light strike and surveillance platform.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RIAT-Scorpion-proves-maritime-surveillance-fit-during-UK-trials-414841/
  • RIAT: RAF gets set for next A400M deliveries

    News | 20 Jul 2015 14:36 | Craig Hoyle

    The UK Royal Air Force is on track to achieve delayed initial operational capability (IOC) with the Airbus Defence & Space A400M later this year, with further deliveries expected from next month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RIAT-RAF-gets-set-for-next-A400M-deliveries-414803/
  • RIAT: Boeing’s maritime surveillance aircraft heads for Nordic demonstration

    News | 20 Jul 2015 14:24 | Craig Hoyle

    Boeing sent its Bombardier Challenger 604-based maritime surveillance aircraft (MSA) to appear in the static display at this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT), as the company looked to attract customers for the offering.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RIAT-Boeings-maritime-surveillance-aircraft-heads-for-Nordic-demonstration-414801/
  • ANALYSIS: How UK military flying training is learning from past mistakes

    News | 17 Jul 2015 09:12 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Fifteen years ago, the UK National Audit Office (NAO) published a report on the Ministry of Defence’s ageing military flying training infrastructure that was so damning it acted as a wake-up call for the services, and prompted a wholesale modernisation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-UK-military-flying-training-is-learning-from-past-mistakes-414685/