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    Israel further assesses F-35B buy


    Israel's potential acquisition of the short take-off and vertical landing B-model of Lockheed Martin's Joint Strike Fighter, to complement its ordered fleet of F-35As, has gained further momentum following a recent strategic assessment.

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    IAF implements crack fix for F-16 fleet


    The Israeli air force has introduced ultrasound maintenance measures to enable it to swiftly repair cracks in the wings of its fighter fleet.

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    European nations carry out NVG display testing


    Elbit Systems and several European countries currently flying its joint helmet mounted cueing system (JHMCS) have performed a series of successful night flight demonstrations with the digital eye piece (DEP) night vision cueing and display system.

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    IAF develops tanking capability


    Aerial refuelling has become one of the top priorities of the Israeli air force, and in recent months various tests have been carried out to help provide longer-range operations for helicopters and heavy transport aircraft.

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    FARNBOROUGH: Heron UAV to receive sense and avoid capability


    Israel Aerospace Industries and Honeywell have teamed to provide a sense and avoid system for the former’s Heron unmanned air vehicle fleet; a development that could eventually lend itself to the former’s offering for the German air force.

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    FARNBOROUGH: Elbit introduces Spectro ER surveillance pod


    Elbit Systems has unveiled its new Spectro XR (extra range) electro-optical payload.

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    India acquires Litening targeting pod


    Rafael will supply 164 examples of its Litening targeting pod to the Indian air force, for use on four types of combat aircraft including New Delhi’s Sukhoi Su-30 fighters.

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    BlueBird reveals enhanced variant of SpyLite UAV


    ​BlueBird has unveiled a new version of its SpyLite mini unmanned air vehicle, which the company says can perform covert surveillance missions in GPS-denied and jamming conditions.

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    German Heron TP to follow in Israel’s footsteps


    The Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) Heron TP unmanned air vehicle that is due to be supplied to Germany will be in a similar configuration to the one used by the Israeli air force (IAF), it has been revealed.

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    IAI intensifies civil aerostructures push


    ​Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has intensified an effort to build on its existing aerostructures capabilities in the civil aircraft segment.

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    IMI takes aim with new air-launched rocket


    Israel Military Industries (IMI) is promoting a new air-launched rocket, which it claims will have a range of at least 54nm (100km).

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    PICTURE: Israel accepts final M-346 Lavi trainer


    Israel's air force on 7 June accepted delivery of its last Aermacchi M-346 "Lavi" trainer from Leonardo-Finmeccanica, with all 30 of its examples having been accepted since March 2014.

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    Israel prepares ground for F-35I testing


    ​The Israeli air force's chief flight test engineer wants an early as possible delivery of its Lockheed Martin F-35 test asset, to expedite the process of adapting locally-produced weapon systems to the aircraft.

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    Israel steps up interest in KC-46 tanker


    ​Israel's air force has been briefed on the status of the US Air Force's in-development Boeing KC-46A tanker, and has an immediate request for at least two examples.

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    Israel reveals defensive boost for CH-53 fleet


    ​The Israeli air force has confirmed for the first time that an advanced missile approach warning system was incorporated as part of the 2025 upgrade programme for its Sikorsky CH-53 transport helicopters.

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    First Italian air force G550 arrives in Israel for AEW mods


    ​The first of two Gulfstream G-550 business jets for the Italian air force have arrived at Israel Aerospace Industries’ facilities, ahead of reconfiguration into an airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft.

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    Elta reveals new payload for aerostat ops


    ​Elta has introduced a new aerostat-specific payload in response to the growing demand for advanced persistent sensors to monitor sensitive areas.

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    Larger Flying Elephant carries out cargo drop tests


    ​The new larger variant of the Elbit Systems/Bluebird Flying Elephant cargo-carrying unmanned air vehicle prototype has completed a series of air drops.

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    Controp introduces IDF Sky Rider battalion’s new payload


    ​Controp has developed an updated version of its T-Stamp stabilised electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) payload that will be incorporated into the Israel defence force’s “Sky Rider” unmanned air vehicle battalion.

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    Israel starts weapons testing for F-35 Adir


    Israel's air force has tested new versions of some of the locally-made weapon systems that will be carried by its Lockheed Martin F-35s.