Top News on aermacchi

  • Israeli Lavi trainer squadron nears readiness


    An Israeli air force squadron equipped with Alenia Aermacchi M-346 "Lavi" advanced jet trainers is close to being declared operational, having already received nine aircraft from an eventual 30-strong fleet.


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  • ATR admits impasse over 90-seat aircraft


    ATR has again sidestepped the question of whether it plans to develop a 90-seat turboprop, with chief executive Patrick...


  • Peru signs for two more C-27J transports


    ​Alenia Aermacchi has sealed a follow on order from the Peruvian air force for two C-27J Spartan medium transports in a...


  • Italian air force acquires three more M-346 trainers


    ​The Italian air force is to acquire three more Alenia Aermacchi M-346 trainer aircraft under a € 120 million ($147...


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  • ANALYSIS: Can Eurofighter enhancements power sales revival?

    News | 23 Jan 2015 11:35 | Craig Hoyle

    ​This could be a pivotal year for the four-nation Eurofighter programme, as partner companies Airbus Defence & Space, Alenia Aermacchi and BAE Systems push to secure fresh export deals on the back of a range of capability enhancements which are now starting to approach operational readiness.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-Eurofighter-enhancements-power-sales-revival-407843/
  • ANALYSIS: Ramping up to 100 aircraft a year ATR's main challenge

    News | 22 Jan 2015 15:18 | Murdo Morrison

    For a company that almost ran out of work a decade ago, the challenge of energising a supply chain to build more than 100 aircraft a year must seem a nice problem to have.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Ramping-up-to-100-aircraft-a-year-ATRs-main-challenge-408209/
  • ANALYSIS: F-35 production system evolves ahead of ramp-up

    News | 22 Jan 2015 15:00 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Mass manufacturing and stealth aircraft have never mixed well. Hundreds of thousands of parts must align at tolerances measured in the thousandths of an inch. A structural misalignment no wider than a few human hairs is enough to make the aircraft shine like a lighthouse in electromagnetic space.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-F-35-production-system-evolves-ahead-of-ramp-up-408008/
  • Asian deal is sweet Music for Elbit Systems

    News | 21 Jan 2015 15:15 | Arie Egozi

    ​Elbit Systems has been awarded a contract from an undisclosed Asian nation to provide mini-Music directional infrared countermeasures (DIRCM) systems for its army fleet of Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk utility helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Asian-deal-is-sweet-Music-for-Elbit-Systems-408163/
  • ATR admits impasse over 90-seat aircraft

    News | 21 Jan 2015 12:26 | Murdo Morrison

    ATR has again sidestepped the question of whether it plans to develop a 90-seat turboprop, with chief executive Patrick de Castelbajac acknowledging that disagreement between the two shareholders has created an impasse.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ATR-admits-impasse-over-90-seat-aircraft-408154/
  • Peru signs for two more C-27J transports

    News | 15 Jan 2015 16:53 | Dominic Perry

    ​Alenia Aermacchi has sealed a follow on order from the Peruvian air force for two C-27J Spartan medium transports in a deal valued at around €100 million ($116 million).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Peru-signs-for-two-more-C-27J-transports-407962/