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  • EADS: Boeing’s “dumbed-down” KC-767 increases KC-Y prospects


    EADS North America's top executive says recent disclosures by Boeing show the KC-767 was "dumbed-down" to win the US Air Force KC-X contract, potentially...


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  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


  • Boeing's KC-X spec still remains a secret


    Boeing entered the second competition acknowledging the need to slash the KC-767's cost. While its losing bid in the...


  • USAF evaluated rivals' bids on price


    The US Air Force's evaluation in this round of competition elevated a single criterion - price - over all other...


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  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • 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/
  • PICTURES: RIAT raises the game with high-quality displays

    News | 09 Jul 2012 06:00 | Craig Hoyle

    Despite poor weather conditions, the Royal International Air Tattoo provided multiple flying attractions ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-RIAT-raises-the-game-with-high-quality-displays-373967/
  • Boeing’s CAS works to trim P2F pricing

    News | 29 Jul 2011 11:37 | Scott Hamilton

    Boeing's freighter conversion business has a reputation for high quality work-and very high pricing. Also for taking a long time to do the conversion. But...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeings-CAS-works-to-trim-P2F-pricing-360142/
  • Italian KC-767 tanker supports NATO's Libya mission

    News | 25 May 2011 10:06 | Luca Peruzzi

    Inducted into service on 17 May, one of the Italian air force's two newly operational Boeing KC-767A tankers has joined NATO's Operation Unified Protector Libyan mission.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Italian-KC-767-tanker-supports-NATOs-Libya-mission-357109/
  • EADS: Boeing’s “dumbed-down” KC-767 increases KC-Y prospects

    News | 20 Apr 2011 05:14 | Stephen Trimble

    EADS North America's top executive says recent disclosures by Boeing show the KC-767 was "dumbed-down" to win the US Air Force KC-X contract, potentially...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EADS-Boeings-dumbed-down-KC-767-increases-KC-Y-prospects-355766/