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  • Obama authorises Iraqi air strikes


    President Barack Obama has authorised US personnel to conduct air strikes over Iraq and target Islamic insurgents advancing in their occupation of the region.


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  • USAF grounds 82 F-16Ds due to new cracks


    ​The US Air Force announced late on 19 August the grounding of 82 of 969 Lockheed Martin F-16s still in service after...


  • Canada axes manned ISR acquisition


    ​Canada has shelved plans to acquire as many as four manned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance [ISR]...


  • USAF debates future fighter requirement


    ​The next generation of weapons technology that replaces the Lockheed Martin F-22 and F-35 may not be a single-seater...


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  • USAF grounds 82 F-16Ds due to new cracks

    News | 20 Aug 2014 01:18 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The US Air Force announced late on 19 August the grounding of 82 of 969 Lockheed Martin F-16s still in service after finding structural cracks.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-grounds-82-F-16Ds-due-to-new-cracks-402853/
  • USAF modifies Block 30 Global Hawk contract

    News | 18 Aug 2014 13:00 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract modification worth over $240 million to complete a deal to provide the US Air Force with three more Block 30M RQ-4B Global Hawk unmanned air vehicles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-modifies-Block-30-Global-Hawk-contract-402774/
  • Frankfurt airport gains approval for third terminal

    News | 12 Aug 2014 16:06 | Michael Gubisch

    Frankfurt airport has been approved by city authorities to build the third terminal it plans to open by 2021.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frankfurt-airport-gains-approval-for-third-terminal-402613/
  • Canada axes manned ISR acquisition

    News | 12 Aug 2014 11:40 | Dominic Perry

    ​Canada has shelved plans to acquire as many as four manned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance [ISR] platforms “due to reasons of security and technical feasibility”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-axes-manned-ISR-acquisition-402601/
  • Obama authorises Iraqi air strikes

    News | 08 Aug 2014 13:27 | Beth Stevenson

    President Barack Obama has authorised US personnel to conduct air strikes over Iraq and target Islamic insurgents advancing in their occupation of the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Obama-authorises-Iraqi-air-strikes-402526/
  • USAF debates future fighter requirement

    News | 31 Jul 2014 09:39 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The next generation of weapons technology that replaces the Lockheed Martin F-22 and F-35 may not be a single-seater or even a fighter, but the end result should have a deeper magazine, says the retiring head of the US Air Force’s Air Combat Command (ACC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-debates-future-fighter-requirement-402243/