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  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut


    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.


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  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months


    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12...


  • AVALON: RAAF upbeat on Wedgetail reliability


    The Royal Australian Air Force says recent operational experience operating the Boeing E-7A Wedgetail airborne early...


  • Boeing completes first flight of new freighter and tanker


    ​Boeing on 28 December completed a 3h, 32min flight of the 767-2C prototype that will be modified to become the first...


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  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months

    News | 17 Mar 2015 11:07 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12 months, following a delay in downselecting one of the three bids for the deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/South-Korean-tanker-acquisition-delayed-by-12-months-410237/
  • ​Australia gears up for A330 MRTT boom capability

    News | 10 Mar 2015 02:35 | Greg Waldron

    Australia has removed the Airbus Military A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) from its ‘Projects of Concern’ list following remediation work related to the type’s aerial refuelling boom.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-gears-up-for-A330-MRTT-boom-capability-409945/
  • ANALYSIS: The Airbus A330-200 aircraft report

    News | 27 Feb 2015 21:55 | Olivier Bonnassies

    The Airbus A330-200 was launched 20 years ago but its design plan dates back to the mid-1970s when the Toulouse-based manufacturer began development of the A300B9, a larger derivative of the A300.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Airbus-A330-200-aircraft-report-409549/
  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut

    News | 26 Feb 2015 01:10 | Greg Waldron

    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-RAAF-A330-MRTT-makes-strong-combat-debut-409463/
  • AVALON: RAAF upbeat on Wedgetail reliability

    News | 25 Feb 2015 02:46 | Greg Waldron

    The Royal Australian Air Force says recent operational experience operating the Boeing E-7A Wedgetail airborne early warning & control (AEW&C) aircraft has established the platform's effectiveness.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-RAAF-upbeat-on-Wedgetail-reliability-409408/
  • ANALYSIS: RAAF's transport capabilities in transition

    News | 19 Feb 2015 00:00 | Andrew McLaughlin

    The Royal Australian Air Force's air transport capability is midway through a massive transformation that is revolutionising how it conducts operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-RAAFs-transport-capabilities-in-transition-408683/