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  • US Aerospace appeals against KC-X exclusion, blames USAF ‘conspiracy’


    US Aerospace is appealing against its exclusion from the KC-X competition, on the grounds that US Air Force personnel intentionally delayed the company's messenger from submitting a bid on time.


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  • Ukraine gives approval for An-70 production start


    ​The Ukrainian defence ministry has given its approval for Antonov’s An-70 tactical transport to enter series...


  • OPINION: How Putin's actions will harm Russian industry


    ​Just over one year ago, Russia’s resurgent aerospace industry dominated the flying display at the Paris air show, ably...


  • An-124 nears production revival


    Ukraine and Russia plan to restart production of the Antonov An-124 heavy transport, with expected sales of 80 aircraft.


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  • Ukraine gives approval for An-70 production start

    News | 28 Jan 2015 22:41 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The Ukrainian defence ministry has given its approval for Antonov’s An-70 tactical transport to enter series production for the nation’s air force, 20 years after the company’s first prototype took to the air. Confirmation of the move came during an event at Antonov’s facilities on 22 January, and followed a deal signed on 13 January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ukraine-gives-approval-for-An-70-production-start-408413/
  • OPINION: How Putin's actions will harm Russian industry

    News | 13 Aug 2014 23:00

    ​Just over one year ago, Russia’s resurgent aerospace industry dominated the flying display at the Paris air show, ably covering for the low-profile showing by the unusually cash-strapped US armed forces. Highlights included the Sukhoi Su-35 fighter and Kamov Ka-52 attack helicopter, along with the Superjet regional ­airliner and Irkut’s in-development MC-21. Ukraine’s An-70 transport was also on show, with Antonov holding on to hopes of securing fresh backing from Moscow.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-How-Putins-actions-will-harm-Russian-industry-402650/
  • An-124 nears production revival

    News | 03 Jan 2014 16:53 | Howard Gethin

    Ukraine and Russia plan to restart production of the Antonov An-124 heavy transport, with expected sales of 80 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/An-124-nears-production-revival-394533/
  • PARIS: Antonov seeks customers for new-look An-70

    News | 17 Jun 2013 14:00 | Craig Hoyle

    Antonov is showing off its new-look An-70 military transport for the first time in the flying display at a Paris show, as it looks to lift further orders for the type.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Antonov-seeks-customers-for-new-look-An-70-387155/
  • Russian air force goes cold on An-70 project

    News | 11 Feb 2013 15:05 | Howard Gethin

    The Russian air force command has composed a letter outlining its complaints about the progress of the Antonov An-70 transport ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-air-force-goes-cold-on-An-70-project-382122/
  • IN FOCUS: Russian's next-generation bomber takes shape

    News | 15 Oct 2012 08:00 | Vladimir Karnozov

    Confirmation came on the occasion of the Russian air force centennial celebrations in August. Addressing media, air force commander-in-chief Lt Gen Victor Bondarev revealed that development of a new strategic bomber, the PAK-DA, had commenced.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Russians-next-generation-bomber-takes-shape-377251/