All United Arab Emirates articles – Page 10

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

    2013-11-18T09:12:00Z

    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

    2013-11-18T08:53:00Z

    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

    2013-11-18T06:02:00Z

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

    2013-11-17T15:39:42Z

    ​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
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    DUBAI: UAE bares light ground attack teeth

    2013-11-17T05:00:28Z

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

    2013-11-16T11:37:35Z

    ​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.

  • Typhoon Palm - Eurofighter
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    DUBAI: UAE fighter contest heats up

    2013-11-16T11:18:00Z

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

    2013-11-16T09:29:05Z

    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

    2013-11-07T20:34:10Z

    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
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    Gulf states request air-launched weapons worth $10.8 billion

    2013-10-18T13:28:23Z

    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.