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  • AESA radar deal lifts Eurofighter sales prospects


    ​Eurofighter partner nations Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK have agreed to complete the development and integration of an active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar for the Typhoon.


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  • ​RAF Reaper performs first Hellfire strike in Iraq


    The UK Royal Air Force has conducted the first air strike using one of its General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9...


  • RAF Reapers to operate over Iraq


    ​The UK government has confirmed that it is in the process of redeploying some of its ten General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper...


  • UK to delay next Tornado squadron retirement


    ​All three of the Royal Air Force’s current Panavia Tornado GR4-equipped frontline squadrons will continue to operate...


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  • AESA radar deal lifts Eurofighter sales prospects

    News | 19 Nov 2014 15:26 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Eurofighter partner nations Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK have agreed to complete the development and integration of an active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar for the Typhoon.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AESA-radar-deal-lifts-Eurofighter-sales-prospects-406257/
  • Tornado departure ends UK's fast jet role in Afghanistan

    News | 11 Nov 2014 23:02 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The UK has concluded a decade-long commitment of fast jet combat aircraft to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan, with its last Panavia Tornado GR4s having left Kandahar airfield for the final time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tornado-departure-ends-UKs-fast-jet-role-in-Afghanistan-405932/
  • ​RAF Reaper performs first Hellfire strike in Iraq

    News | 11 Nov 2014 11:13 | Beth Stevenson

    The UK Royal Air Force has conducted the first air strike using one of its General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles against Islamic State insurgents in Iraq, following the type's deployment in support of the anti-extremist mission last month.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Reaper-performs-first-Hellfire-strike-in-Iraq-405894/
  • 737 derailment probe 'suggests' track alignment issue

    News | 05 Nov 2014 02:00 | Stephen Trimble

    No probable cause emerged from the investigation of a 3 July train derailment that destroyed six almost complete Boeing 737 fuselages, but simulations pointed to the possibility of a track misalignment problem, Montana Rail Link says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/737-derailment-probe-suggests-track-alignment-issue-405638/
  • RAF Reapers to operate over Iraq

    News | 16 Oct 2014 12:44 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK government has confirmed that it is in the process of redeploying some of its ten General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper unmanned air vehicles to support the USA-led coalition’s air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAF-Reapers-to-operate-over-Iraq-404840/
  • UK to delay next Tornado squadron retirement

    News | 07 Oct 2014 12:44 | Craig Hoyle

    ​All three of the Royal Air Force’s current Panavia Tornado GR4-equipped frontline squadrons will continue to operate the strike aircraft for the immediate future, after the UK government reversed a decision to disband one of the units early next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-to-delay-next-Tornado-squadron-retirement-404517/