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  • Airbus logistics: from tiny fish to small whale – and now a bigger Beluga


    ​Now that Airbus has pushed the “go” button to develop an A330-based successor to its fleet of five A300-600ST “Beluga” oversized transports, it’s a good time to look back on the critical role these distinctive aircraft have played in turning the dream of knitting French, German, Spanish and British aerospace manufacturers into a single company.


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  • ​Australia confirms order for two additional C-17s


    The Royal Australian Air Force has confirmed that will acquire two additional Boeing C-17 strategic airlifters, which...


  • Canada will purchase fifth C-17


    ​Canada officially has plans to purchase a fifth Boeing C-17 strategic airlifter, a move that will extend the overall...


  • Boeing sitting on eight unsold C-17s, with more orders pending


    ​Boeing has slowly but surely sold off the C-17 Globemasters that will be produced before it closes down the production...


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  • ​Australia confirms order for two additional C-17s

    News | 10 Apr 2015 02:09 | Greg Waldron

    The Royal Australian Air Force has confirmed that will acquire two additional Boeing C-17 strategic airlifters, which will bring its fleet of the type to eight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-confirms-order-for-two-additional-C-17s-411041/
  • ANALYSIS: Strength of UK's offensive fleet hangs on upcoming SDSR

    News | 19 Mar 2015 09:30 | Beth Stevenson

    The island state of the UK is positioned – both politically and geographically – within a number of ongoing international conflicts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Strength-of-UKs-offensive-fleet-hangs-on-upcoming-SDSR-409587/
  • ANALYSIS: A400M Atlas delivers the goods for RAF

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:34 | Craig Hoyle

    ​As it touched down at the Royal Air Force’s Akrotiri base in Cyprus on the evening of 3 March, aircraft ZM400 became the first Airbus A400M to deliver a payload of “vital freight” for the service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-A400M-Atlas-delivers-the-goods-for-RAF-409960/
  • ANALYSIS: Flood relief to nation building among roles for India's military transport fleet

    News | 16 Feb 2015 09:19 | Atul Chandra

    ​Logistics support for remote outposts, humanitarian relief, paramilitary assistance and tasks associated with nation building are important missions for India’s air force and indeed the Indian armed forces. On average, the air force airlifts about 35,000t of cargo in support of the army and an about 45 state and central agencies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Flood-relief-to-nation-building-among-roles-for-Indias-military-transport-fleet-408268/
  • Canada will purchase fifth C-17

    News | 19 Dec 2014 19:57 | Dan Parsons

    ​Canada officially has plans to purchase a fifth Boeing C-17 strategic airlifter, a move that will extend the overall service life of the fleet by at least seven years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-will-purchase-fifth-C-17-407340/
  • Boeing sitting on eight unsold C-17s, with more orders pending

    News | 16 Dec 2014 20:58 | Dan Parsons

    ​Boeing has slowly but surely sold off the C-17 Globemasters that will be produced before it closes down the production line next summer, but it will likely end the year with eight white tails on its hands.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-sitting-on-eight-unsold-C-17s-with-more-orders-pending-407176/