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  • F-35 programme office defends gun and sensor


    ​Two critical close air support systems – a 25mm cannon and an electro-optical targeting system (EOTS) – will be available on the Lockheed Martin F-35 by 2017 and will meet expectations, say programme officials on 7 January.


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  • USMC's F-35B can fire missiles when it comes online


    ​It is still up in the air whether the US Marine Corps will have combat-ready Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning IIs by...


  • Peru to acquire five Super Seasprites through Canadian programme


    ​The Peruvian navy is to acquire five Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopters through the Canadian government, four of...


  • NBAA: Gulfstream hints on new assembly methods for G500/600


    After lifting veil on two new jets on 14 October, Gulfstream's next step will be to next explain major advances in how...


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  • USMC's F-35B can fire missiles when it comes online

    News | 16 Jan 2015 19:17 | Dan Parsons

    ​It is still up in the air whether the US Marine Corps will have combat-ready Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning IIs by its July 1 deadline for initial operational capability (IOC), but when its first 10 jets are ready for deployment, they will be able to fire weapons.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USMCs-F-35B-can-fire-missiles-when-it-comes-online-408018/
  • F-35 programme office defends gun and sensor

    News | 07 Jan 2015 21:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two critical close air support systems – a 25mm cannon and an electro-optical targeting system (EOTS) – will be available on the Lockheed Martin F-35 by 2017 and will meet expectations, say programme officials on 7 January.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/F-35-programme-office-defends-gun-and-sensor-407694/
  • SOLDIERING ON: 10 veteran airliner types still in service

    News | 28 Nov 2014 17:31 | Murdo Morrison

    ​News that SkyWest is retiring its remaining Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias prompted us to come up with a list of 10 other veteran types still being operated by airlines, including as freighters. The data comes from Flight International’s World Airliner Census, compiled using Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets database.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SOLDIERING-ON-10-veteran-airliner-types-still-in-service-406570/
  • ANALYSIS: Alenia Aermacchi's training programme

    News | 13 Nov 2014 10:27 | Dominic Perry

    ​Tucked away in a hangar just off Alenia Aermacchi’s trainer assembly line at Venegono Superiore in the north of Italy is an aircraft that is part of the company’s more-than 100-year history, but which will also form a key part of its future.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Alenia-Aermacchis-training-programme-405591/
  • Peru to acquire five Super Seasprites through Canadian programme

    News | 30 Oct 2014 16:13 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Peruvian navy is to acquire five Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopters through the Canadian government, four of which will be upgraded with an integrated mission system and one lined up for overhaul.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Peru-to-acquire-five-Super-Seasprites-through-Canadian-programme-405438/
  • NBAA: Jet Aviation charts course for growth

    News | 21 Oct 2014 13:49 | Dominic Perry

    ​Switzerland’s Jet Aviation has put all its previous troubles behind it and is now poised to aggressively grow all its business units, says company president Robert Smith.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-Jet-Aviation-charts-course-for-growth-405013/