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  • FORECAST: ​Did we get it right in 2014?


    ​Just to keep ourselves honest, here's our scorecard from last year's forecasts


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  • FORECAST: ​Did we get it right in 2014?


    ​Just to keep ourselves honest, here's our scorecard from last year's forecasts


  • USAF toasts Whiskey designation for CRH fleet


    ​The US Air Force has settled on the HH-60W designation for its future fleet of Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk-derived...


  • Firms scramble to dethrone Lockheed in international F-16 market


    When South Korea in early November dumped BAE Systems as the prime contractor in charge of upgrading its fleet of...


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  • FORECAST: ​Did we get it right in 2014?

    News | 19 Dec 2014 09:47

    ​Just to keep ourselves honest, here's our scorecard from last year's forecastshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FORECAST-Did-we-get-it-right-in-2014-407208/
  • ANALYSIS: World air forces fighting on many fronts

    News | 09 Dec 2014 09:27 | Craig Hoyle

    ​After a more than decade-long ­involvement in Afghanistan, the air wings of multiple nations had ­expected some ­respite from years of combat activity by late 2014, as the NATO-led mission completes its transition of control to the authorities in Kabul.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-World-air-forces-fighting-on-many-fronts-406869/
  • USAF toasts Whiskey designation for CRH fleet

    News | 28 Nov 2014 16:11 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The US Air Force has settled on the HH-60W designation for its future fleet of Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk-derived combat rescue helicopters (CRH), some five years before it will start taking delivery of the new type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-toasts-Whiskey-designation-for-CRH-fleet-406566/
  • Firms scramble to dethrone Lockheed in international F-16 market

    News | 20 Nov 2014 18:24 | Dan Parsons

    When South Korea in early November dumped BAE Systems as the prime contractor in charge of upgrading its fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16, it sent a message that companies other than the original equipment manufacturers would be fighting an uphill battle to access the global Fighting Falcon market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Firms-scramble-to-dethrone-Lockheed-in-international-F-16-market-406328/
  • US Marines in market for Reaper-sized UAS

    News | 14 Nov 2014 17:25 | Dan Parsons

    The US Marine Corps, which has largely relied on small tactical and hand-launched unmanned air systems, announced recently it is in the market for a larger, long-endurance type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Marines-in-market-for-Reaper-sized-UAS-406099/
  • BAE suing South Korea in wake of canceled F-16 upgrade deal

    News | 13 Nov 2014 20:39 | Dan Parsons

    ​BAE Systems claims South Korea’s military hardware purchasing authority is shaking the company down for $43 million following a canceled deal to upgrade the nation’s fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16 fighters and has filed suit in US district court to avoid payment.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BAE-suing-South-Korea-in-wake-of-canceled-F-16-upgrade-deal-406054/