Post Tagged with: "aircraft"

First Thales A400M Full Flight Simulator Ready for Training

First Thales A400M Full Flight Simulator Ready for Training

The first A400M Full Flight Simulator (FFS) designed and built by Thales for Airbus Military received European Aviation Safety Agency’s qualification for training on the 7 June at Airbus Military International Training Centre in Seville. This qualification is a key […]


Russia’s UAC at Paris Air Show

Russia’s UAC at Paris Air Show

The United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) of Russia will be participating at the 50th Anniversary Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, France (17-23 June, 2013), where its Su-35C advanced multirole jet fighter will make its world premiere. The best of Russian […]


Boeing X-48C Blended Wing Body Research Aircraft Completes Flight Testing

Boeing X-48C Blended Wing Body Research Aircraft Completes Flight Testing

The Boeing X-48C research aircraft flew for the 30th and final time April 9, marking the successful completion of an eight-month flight-test program to explore and further validate the aerodynamic characteristics of the Blended Wing Body design concept. All 30 […]


Saab Signs Support Contract for Airborne Surveillance System

Saab Signs Support Contract for Airborne Surveillance System

Defence and security company Saab has today signed a support contract for airborne surveillance system. The contract amounts to MSEK 1,100 over 2013-2017. The contract concerns a comprehensive set of spares and support services for a previously delivered system, Saab […]


India to Develop Own AWACS Aircraft

India to Develop Own AWACS Aircraft

Three Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft are presently operational in the Indian Air Force (IAF). AWACS are meant as force multipliers for specific area cover and not for surveillance of the entire space of our country. All three […]


AERO INDIA 2013: Russian Focus on Aircraft, Air Defense

AERO INDIA 2013: Russian Focus on Aircraft, Air Defense

At the 9th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defence & Civil Aviation AERO INDIA 2013, to be held in Bangalore from February 6 to 10, a Rosoboronexport delegation is to present the latest export models of Russian aviation and air defense […]


Chinese military plane boosts global reach

Chinese military plane boosts global reach

China’s new heavy-lift transport aircraft and a successful missile interception test are key steps in expanding the strength and reach of its armed forces, analysts and state media said Monday. The Y-20, China’s biggest home-produced military transport jet to date, […]


America Is A Superpower Because It Is An Air Power

America Is A Superpower Because It Is An Air Power

There is no question that the United States has the best military in the world. The United States is unique in its ability to project military power to multiple regions of the world simultaneously, conduct multiple major combined and joint […]


Eurofighter to Secure Airspace During World Economic Forum

Eurofighter to Secure Airspace During World Economic Forum

Eurofighter belonging to the Austrian Armed Forces will be used to secure the airspace during the World Economic Forum 2013 in Davos. As part of the airspace surveillance operation “Daedalus 2013,” Eurofighter aircraft will ensure, as in previous years, that […]


 
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