All United Arab Emirates articles – Page 10

  • Boeing P-8A

    DUBAI: Boeing P-8A makes its international show debut


    One of the most sophisticated derivatives of the Boeing 737 ever flown is making its international show debut this week, with the US Navy’s new P-8A being put through its paces during the daily flying display.

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    DUBAI: Supersized Super Puma for Global Aerospace Logistics


    Global Aerospace Logistics is making a big impression at the Dubai Airshow – the centrepiece of its stand is a larger-than-life model of a Eurocopter Super Puma, featuring meeting rooms and a VIP lounge in the “cockpit”.

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    DUBAI: Records broken on the first day of the show


    Boeing broke all the records for launching a new jetliner. Airbus scored a super-jumbo-sized order for the A380. And both aircraft makers combined to shatter the one-day order record at an air show by compiling orders and commitments for a whopping 623 aircraft from four airlines.

  • Typhoon Paveway IV test - BAE Systems

    DUBAI: UAE fighter talks 'complex', says UK minister


    ​Expectations that the United Arab Emirates could confirm an order for the Eurofighter Typhoon before the end of the Dubai air show appear to have been played down by a senior UK government official.

  • UAV Combat Caravan

    DUBAI: UAE bares light ground attack teeth


    ​The United Arab Emirates has taken the wraps off two new light ground attack assets, with its Alliant Techsystems AC-208 Combat Caravan and Air Tractor AT-802U both making an appearance in the static park.

  • UAE F-16 - BillyPix

    DUBAI: Continued investment key to security, says UAE air force chief


    ​It might not be ready to announce the selection of a new fighter yet, but the United Arab Emirates is firmly committed to continuing its policy of making major military investments, its senior air force official says.

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    DUBAI: UAE fighter contest heats up


    Speculation is mounting that the Dubai air show could include a significant development in the United Arab Emirates’ contest to acquire 60 new fighters.

  • Boeing 787

    DUBAI: 787 teething issues will linger for six more months - Boeing


    Boeing is about six months away from solving many of the 787 "teething" issues that have prompted so many high-profile complaints from customers, a top Boeing executive says.

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    Emirates boss wants more power from 777X engines


    Emirates Airline chief executive Tim Clark is campaigning for another thrust increase for the Boeing 777X engine family as negotiations over the final details of the aircraft design enter a crucial phase ahead of an expected launch at the Dubai Air Show in less than two weeks.

  • F-15SA - US Air Force

    Gulf states request air-launched weapons worth $10.8 billion


    Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are seeking to acquire advanced air-launched weapons worth a combined $10.8 billion to equip their respective fleets of Boeing F-15 and Lockheed Martin F-16 fighters.