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  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration


    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, there is concern about planned upgrades sliding from earlier configurations into Block 4, and about the overall price tag as those modifications are rolled out in the early 2020s.


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  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration


    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35...


  • US approves $1.9bn munitions sale to Israel


    The US State Department has approved a massive arms sale to Israel for a variety of munitions including the joint...


  • Boeing expects more Massive Ordnance Penetrator orders


    ​Boeing’s weapons business expects to see additional orders of its Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) “in the near term”...


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  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration

    News | 26 May 2015 21:42 | James Drew

    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, there is concern about planned upgrades sliding from earlier configurations into Block 4, and about the overall price tag as those modifications are rolled out in the early 2020s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pentagon-firming-F-35-Block-4-configuration-412762/
  • US approves $1.9bn munitions sale to Israel

    News | 19 May 2015 20:36 | James Drew

    The US State Department has approved a massive arms sale to Israel for a variety of munitions including the joint direct attack munition, laser-guided paveway, small diameter bomb, hellfire missile and advanced medium-range air-to-air missile in a potential deal worth an estimated $1.9 billion to domestic arms suppliers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-approves-19bn-munitions-sale-to-Israel-412548/
  • Boeing expects more Massive Ordnance Penetrator orders

    News | 18 May 2015 19:20 | James Drew

    ​Boeing’s weapons business expects to see additional orders of its Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) “in the near term” as the US Air Force continues to modify and evolve the 30,000-pound bunker munition to destroy fortified and deeply buried targets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-expects-more-Massive-Ordnance-Penetrator-orders-412453/
  • ANALYSIS: Saab targets fresh export deals for Gripen

    News | 18 May 2015 09:35 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Next year a Gripen fighter will emerge from the assembly line at Saab’s Linköping site in the south of Sweden, like more than 200 others before it with the same name. But in contrast to its forebears, this aircraft will embody a raft of new features, which the company believes will ensure the type’s continued production towards – and perhaps even into – the 2030s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Saab-targets-fresh-export-deals-for-Gripen-412275/
  • ​Raytheon’s Small Diameter Bomb II approved for production, deployment

    News | 15 May 2015 13:54 | James Drew

    The Pentagon has given Milestone C approval to Raytheon’s Small Diameter Bomb II programme, moving the tri-mode seeker weapon to production and deployment with the US Air Force on the F-15E Strike Eagle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Raytheons-Small-Diameter-Bomb-II-approved-for-production-deployment-412401/
  • Raytheon completes final reviews of SDB II ahead of USAF LRIP decision

    News | 14 Apr 2015 09:36 | Beth Stevenson

    ​Raytheon has announced that it has carried out three final programme reviews of its Small Diameter Bomb (SDB) II ahead of a “milestone C” decision on production that the US Air Force is expected to make in May.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Raytheon-completes-final-reviews-of-SDB-II-ahead-of-USAF-LRIP-decision-411154/