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  • Australia's first MH-60R arrives by C-17

    News | 20 Oct 2014 19:52 | Beth Stevenson

    The first of the Royal Australian Navy’s Lockheed Martin/Sikorsky MH-60R combat helicopters has been delivered in-country from US Navy Air Station, Jacksonville, Florida, where the squadron has been training alongside US personnel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australias-first-MH-60R-arrives-by-C-17-404981/
  • Mexican air force 787 starts VIP conversion

    News | 20 Oct 2014 11:01 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The government of Mexico has acquired a Boeing 787 for operation by its air force, with the aircraft to be configured for head of state and other VIP transport duties. Made earlier this year, the purchase will result in the service becoming the first military operator to introduce the Dreamliner.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexican-air-force-787-starts-VIP-conversion-404956/
  • US Air Force's shadowy space plane lands after 674 days in orbit

    News | 17 Oct 2014 21:08 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US Air Force’s mysterious robotic space plane landed at Vandenberg AFB, California, on 17 October after nearly two years in orbit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Air-Forces-shadowy-space-plane-lands-after-674-days-in-orbit-404904/
  • Israel investigates Islamic State MiG claims

    News | 17 Oct 2014 13:28 | Arie Egozi

    Israeli intelligence officials are trying to verify reports that Iraqi pilots have joined the ranks of the Islamic State terrorist organisation in Syria, and are currently operating at least three jet fighters taken from a Syrian air base.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-investigates-Islamic-State-MiG-claims-404893/
  • Saab gets latest Gripen E development contract

    News | 17 Oct 2014 13:22 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Saab has received its latest contract from Sweden’s Defence Materiel Administration linked to development of the Gripen E multirole fighter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-gets-latest-Gripen-E-development-contract-404889/
  • US Navy declares first E-2D squadron operational

    News | 16 Oct 2014 19:42 | Dan Parsons

    The US Navy on 10 October announced the initial operating capability of its Northrop Grumman E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning (AEW) aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Navy-declares-first-E-2D-squadron-operational-404863/
  • Northrop Grumman flies second MQ-4C prototype

    News | 16 Oct 2014 17:15 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The US Navy has flown the second Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS), a maritime-focused derivative of the high-altitude, long-endurance RQ-4 Global Hawk.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Northrop-Grumman-flies-second-MQ-4C-prototype-404857/
  • VIDEO: Fusion power key to unlimited aircraft endurance – Lockheed Martin

    News | 16 Oct 2014 14:38 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Researchers at Lockheed Martin Skunk Works claim they may have opened a technology channel that could finally realise the Cold War dream of nuclear-powered aircraft with essentially unlimited endurance – a “compact fusion reactor” that they say could fit in a shipping container, reach prototype stage in five years and be operational in a decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Fusion-power-key-to-unlimited-aircraft-endurance-Lockheed-Martin-404847/
  • Jordan picks Robinson R44 as MD500 replacement

    News | 16 Oct 2014 14:00 | Dominic Perry

    ​Jordan has selected the Robinson R44 Raven II to replace its fleet of aged MD Helicopters MD500Ds which have been in service since 1981.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jordan-picks-Robinson-R44-as-MD500-replacement-404844/
  • Karem Aircraft confident military investment will bear fruit

    News | 16 Oct 2014 13:36 | Dan Parsons

    ​The owner of Karem Aircraft, which was passed over by the US Army for a spot in the joint multi-role technology demonstration (JMR-TD) programme, says the company could still contribute to the future of US military rotorcraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Karem-Aircraft-confident-military-investment-will-bear-fruit-404813/
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