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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo


    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.


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  • RAF Reapers to enter service's core fleet


    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has announced that it will bring its ten Royal Air Force General Atomics Aeronautical...


  • Embraer's role grows in Brazilian Gripen programme


    ​Embraer confirms the company’s role in Brazil’s F-X fighter programme has expanded since the air force awarded the ...


  • Gripen will not compete in Danish fighter competition


    The Swedish government has announced that it will not contend Denmark’s fighter replacement competition with its...


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  • US Navy poised for UCLASS bidding after unmanned demo

    News | 20 Aug 2014 00:41 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Two aircraft – an unmanned Northrop Grumman X-47B and the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet – launched and landed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt multiple times on 17 and 18 August, validating a decade-long, on-and-off quest to prove such a pairing is possible on a carrier deck.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-poised-for-UCLASS-bidding-after-unmanned-demo-402852/
  • Australia considering more C-17s, KC-30 tankers

    News | 18 Aug 2014 14:06 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has hinted that his government is considering acquiring additional Airbus Defence & Space KC-30/A330 multirole tanker transports (MRTTs) and Boeing C-17 strategic transports as part of a Defence White Paper currently in developmenthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-considering-more-C-17s-KC-30-tankers-402771/
  • FAA bans US flights over Iraq citing security concerns

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prohibited US air carriers from flying in Iraqi airspace, citing security concerns arising from the conflict involving the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-bans-US-flights-over-Iraq-citing-security-concerns-402538/
  • RAF Reapers to enter service's core fleet

    News | 01 Aug 2014 21:48 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK Ministry of Defence has announced that it will bring its ten Royal Air Force General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles into its core fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Reapers-to-enter-services-core-fleet-402312/
  • Embraer's role grows in Brazilian Gripen programme

    News | 31 Jul 2014 17:26 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Embraer confirms the company’s role in Brazil’s F-X fighter programme has expanded since the air force awarded the $4.5 billion contract to Saab to deliver 36 Gripen NG fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraers-role-grows-in-Brazilian-Gripen-programme-402272/
  • Gripen will not compete in Danish fighter competition

    News | 23 Jul 2014 13:00 | Beth Stevenson

    The Swedish government has announced that it will not contend Denmark’s fighter replacement competition with its domestically-built Saab Gripen jet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gripen-will-not-compete-in-Danish-fighter-competition-401903/