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  • USAF still hoping for 18 KC-46A tankers by 2017 despite slip


    The US Air Force’s programme executive officer for tankers is cautiously optimistic that Boeing can deliver its first 18 operational KC-46A Pegasus aircraft by August 2017 as required, but says he doesn’t have his “head in the sand” either.


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  • Canada's reactivated CF-18 'Rams' squadron takes flight


    Canada’s newly reborn CF-18 fighter squadron conducted its first operational fight this week since reactivating on 50...


  • USAF still hoping for 18 KC-46A tankers by 2017 despite slip


    The US Air Force’s programme executive officer for tankers is cautiously optimistic that Boeing can deliver its first...


  • PICTURES: US Army Hunter UAV retires from 20-year home


    The US Army’s Northrop Grumman MQ-5B Hunter unmanned air vehicle has flown its last flight from its home at Ft Huachuca...


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  • Canada's reactivated CF-18 'Rams' squadron takes flight

    News | 24 Jul 2015 14:57 | James Drew

    Canada’s newly reborn CF-18 fighter squadron conducted its first operational fight this week since reactivating on 50 June.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canadas-reactivated-CF-18-Rams-squadron-takes-flight-415001/
  • USAF still hoping for 18 KC-46A tankers by 2017 despite slip

    News | 15 Jul 2015 03:50 | James Drew

    The US Air Force’s programme executive officer for tankers is cautiously optimistic that Boeing can deliver its first 18 operational KC-46A Pegasus aircraft by August 2017 as required, but says he doesn’t have his “head in the sand” either.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-still-hoping-for-18-KC-46A-tankers-by-2017-despite-slip-414650/
  • PICTURES: US Army Hunter UAV retires from 20-year home

    News | 14 Jul 2015 10:05 | Beth Stevenson

    The US Army’s Northrop Grumman MQ-5B Hunter unmanned air vehicle has flown its last flight from its home at Ft Huachuca in Arizona, where it has been stationed for 20 years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-US-Army-Hunter-UAV-retires-from-20-year-home-414577/
  • Changes at FAA spurred proactive safety culture: official

    News | 08 Jul 2015 21:28 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Closer collaboration with the aviation industry and greater use of aviation data has driven a transformation at the Federal Aviation Administration, allowing it to focus more on mitigating future risks and less on investigating accidents, says a top FAA safety official.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Changes-at-FAA-spurred-proactive-safety-culture-official-414441/
  • Boeing bosses: All 10, in order of impact

    News | 03 Jul 2015 16:09 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing got through its first century with just 10 chief executives including its eponymous founderhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-bosses-All-10-in-order-of-impact-414295/
  • ​Embraer hands first modernized AF-1B carrier jet to Brazilian Navy

    News | 27 May 2015 18:24 | James Drew

    ​Embraer has handed the Brazilian Navy the first of 12 modernised AF-1 intercept and attack jets through a programme aimed at extending the service life of carrier-based aircraft through to 2025.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-hands-first-modernized-AF-1B-carrier-jet-to-Brazilian-Navy-412801/