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    Lebanon to receive MD530Gs, ScanEagles from USA

    2017-12-14T12:56:07Z

    Lebanon is to receive MD Helicopters MD530Gs and Boeing Insitu ScanEagle unmanned air vehicles as part of a new military assistance package from the USA. Announced by the US embassy in Beirut on 13 December, the deal is worth more than $120 million.

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    PICTURES: Kabul welcomes latest batch of Super Tucanos

    2017-03-24T10:44:16Z

    ​Afghanistan has bolstered to a dozen its in-country fleet of Embraer/Sierra Nevada A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft, with the arrival of its latest four examples in Kabul.

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    ​Lebanon and Kenya to receive Bell Huey IIs

    2016-03-21T19:50:48Z

    Lebanon and Kenya will become the latest nations to procure zero-timed Bell UH-1H-based Huey II helicopters through the US Army.

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    Sierra Nevada receives $173M to deliver Lebanese Super Tucanos

    2015-11-02T20:35:46Z

    The US government has put Sierra Nevada Corporation on contract to deliver six A-29 Super Tucano aircraft to the Lebanese Air Force by 2019.The deal with Beirut for the fixed-wing, light-attack turboprops received approval from the US State Department in June, and was award to SNC late last week.

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    Israeli UAV crashes over Lebanon

    2015-06-23T12:20:32Z

    Another Israeli unmanned air vehicle has crashed in Lebanon and has been destroyed by a manned air force aircraft, according to local reports.