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  • Grounding A-10s will save $4.2 billion, decision ‘clear’: USAF general


    ​For months, US Air Force officials have used the adjective “hard” to describe their decision to ground entire fleets of aircraft in respond to budget cuts.


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  • SINGAPORE: Airbus defence unit targets new sales, then airlift rival


    ​Airbus Defence & Space made its first high-profile appearance at an international show since emerging from a...


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    The US Air Force and Boeing completed a critical design review (CDR) for the KC-46 tanker on 21 August. The milestone...


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  • Grounding A-10s will save $4.2 billion, decision ‘clear’: USAF general

    News | 23 Apr 2014 18:43 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​For months, US Air Force officials have used the adjective “hard” to describe their decision to ground entire fleets of aircraft in respond to budget cuts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Grounding-A-10s-will-save-42-billion-decision-clear-USAF-general-398508/
  • Israel welcomes arrival of first C-130J transport

    News | 09 Apr 2014 16:18 | Arie Egozi

    ​The Israeli air force's first Lockheed Martin C-130J "Samson" tactical transport has been formally delivered to its Nevatim air base, during a 9 April ceremony.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-welcomes-arrival-of-first-C-130J-transport-398077/
  • ANALYSIS: Boeing's vision for overhauling Port San Antonio

    News | 02 Apr 2014 09:27 | Stephen Trimble

    Boeing has a new plan for Port San Antonio, one of the largest military maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities in the world. But, the arrival of the first commercial aircraft – a Boeing 787-8 requiring substantial re-work prior to delivery to a customer – at the Port San Antonio facility three years ago was only the first step.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Boeings-vision-for-overhauling-Port-San-Antonio-397298/
  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-FIGHTERS-South-American-air-forces-count-the-pennies-kick-the-tyres-396593/
  • SINGAPORE: Airbus defence unit targets new sales, then airlift rival

    News | 12 Feb 2014 08:50 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Airbus Defence & Space made its first high-profile appearance at an international show since emerging from a rebranding activity last month by revealing a target to close fresh sales of its A400M tactical transport and A330 tanker this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SINGAPORE-Airbus-defence-unit-targets-new-sales-then-airlift-rival-395850/
  • SINGAPORE: RSAF chief Major-General Hoo Cher Mou

    News | 03 Feb 2014 00:00

    ​Major-General Hoo Cher Mouhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SINGAPORE-RSAF-chief-Major-General-Hoo-Cher-Mou-395212/