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  • ​US Navy's newest aircraft lands perfectly on its oldest carrier


    Just after noon on 3 November, a Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II shot into view over the stern of the USS Nimitz for a low pass, the first of three before the pilot made a picture perfect landing on the third arresting wire of the aircraft carrier.


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  • Saab, Brazil finalise Gripen NG deal


    ​Saab and industrial partners including Embraer are to start work on 36 Gripen NG fighters formally ordered today by...


  • Two F/A-18 Hornets crash into Pacific Ocean


    ​Two Boeing F/A-18C Hornet fighter jets assigned to the US Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson crashed early on 12...


  • Navy begins testing carrier-based UAS software


    ​The US Navy has begun testing the software that eventually will control all of its maritime unmanned air vehicles...


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  • ​US Navy's newest aircraft lands perfectly on its oldest carrier

    News | 04 Nov 2014 21:05 | Dan Parsons

    Just after noon on 3 November, a Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II shot into view over the stern of the USS Nimitz for a low pass, the first of three before the pilot made a picture perfect landing on the third arresting wire of the aircraft carrier.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navys-newest-aircraft-lands-perfectly-on-its-oldest-carrier-405629/
  • Saab, Brazil finalise Gripen NG deal

    News | 27 Oct 2014 15:22 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Saab and industrial partners including Embraer are to start work on 36 Gripen NG fighters formally ordered today by Brazil with the signing of a SKr39.3 billion ($5.8 billion) contract for delivery from five years starting in 2019.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-Brazil-finalise-Gripen-NG-deal-405288/
  • Australia commits combat aircraft to fight IS

    News | 15 Sep 2014 03:10 | Andrew McLaughlin

    ​Australia will commit air and special forces assets to the international coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-commits-combat-aircraft-to-fight-IS-403665/
  • Two F/A-18 Hornets crash into Pacific Ocean

    News | 12 Sep 2014 14:57 | Dan Parsons

    ​Two Boeing F/A-18C Hornet fighter jets assigned to the US Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson crashed early on 12 September in the Western Pacific Ocean.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Two-FA-18-Hornets-crash-into-Pacific-Ocean-403654/
  • Navy begins testing carrier-based UAS software

    News | 11 Sep 2014 18:45 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Navy has begun testing the software that eventually will control all of its maritime unmanned air vehicles and will initially be installed in an unmanned carrier-launched surveillance and strike (UCLASS) vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Navy-begins-testing-carrier-based-UAS-software-403610/
  • US Air Force pens A-10 maintenance deal with Korean Air

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:03 | Dan Parsons

    ​With top officers still calling for the aircraft’s retirement as accost-saving measure, the US Air Force has announced a major potential investment in depot maintenance for the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Force-pens-A-10-maintenance-deal-with-Korean-Air-403557/