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  • Airbus chief Enders promises action on A400M


    ​Airbus chief executive Tom Enders has promised “management and organisational consequences” as a result of the production and delivery problems which are affecting the company’s A400M tactical transport programme.


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  • RAF investigates Voyager wing strike incident


    ​The UK Royal Air Force is conducting an occurrence safety investigation after one of its Airbus A330 Voyager...


  • Airbus chief Enders promises action on A400M


    ​Airbus chief executive Tom Enders has promised “management and organisational consequences” as a result of the...


  • RAF Typhoons arrive for Red Flag test


    ​A squadron-strength detachment of Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons has arrived at Nellis AFB in Nevada, ahead of...


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  • RAF investigates Voyager wing strike incident

    News | 30 Jan 2015 16:36 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK Royal Air Force is conducting an occurrence safety investigation after one of its Airbus A330 Voyager tanker-transports received minor damage during a ground manoeuvring incident in Canada last month. The mishap followed the arrival of aircraft ZZ331 at St John’s, Newfoundland from RAF Brize Norton in the UK on 19 December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-investigates-Voyager-wing-strike-incident-408501/
  • Airbus chief Enders promises action on A400M

    News | 28 Jan 2015 13:19 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Airbus chief executive Tom Enders has promised “management and organisational consequences” as a result of the production and delivery problems which are affecting the company’s A400M tactical transport programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-chief-Enders-promises-action-on-A400M-408384/
  • ANALYSIS: Can Eurofighter enhancements power sales revival?

    News | 23 Jan 2015 11:35 | Craig Hoyle

    ​This could be a pivotal year for the four-nation Eurofighter programme, as partner companies Airbus Defence & Space, Alenia Aermacchi and BAE Systems push to secure fresh export deals on the back of a range of capability enhancements which are now starting to approach operational readiness.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Can-Eurofighter-enhancements-power-sales-revival-407843/
  • US firm AAR wins Falklands SAR helicopter contract

    News | 19 Jan 2015 22:45 | Dominic Perry

    ​US-based defence contractor AAR has been awarded a 10-year contract by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide helicopter search and rescue and support services in the Falkland Islands.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-firm-AAR-wins-Falklands-SAR-helicopter-contract-408075/
  • ANALYSIS: We check out Eurofighter's P1E upgrade in simulator

    News | 19 Jan 2015 10:54 | Peter Collins

    ​In mid-November 2014, Flight International was given the opportunity to visit BAE Systems’ facility at Warton in Lancashire, to be briefed by its Eurofighter Typhoon chief test pilot Mark Bowman and project manager Luke Dickson about the successful introduction and first deliveries to the Royal Air Force under the Phase 1 Enhancement (P1E) programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-We-check-out-Eurofighters-P1E-upgrade-in-simulator-407816/
  • RAF Typhoons arrive for Red Flag test

    News | 14 Jan 2015 13:28 | Craig Hoyle

    ​A squadron-strength detachment of Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons has arrived at Nellis AFB in Nevada, ahead of their participation in a three-week Red Flag-series exercise to be conducted from late this month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Typhoons-arrive-for-Red-Flag-test-407892/