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No Timetable Set For Brazil To Buy Fighter Jets -Official

No Timetable Set For Brazil To Buy Fighter Jets -Official

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff hasn’t set any specific timetable to decide on the acquisition of fighter aircraft, a spokeswoman for the president told Dow Jones on Thursday. “Due to the fact that President Rousseff assumed the office only recently, she […]


Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems said on Wednesday it is to supply the Brazilian air force with unmanned aerial vehicles. The Hermes 450 drones will be supplied by Elbit’s Brazilian subsidiary, Aeroeletronica Ltd. The deal is part of efforts by […]


Embraer Will Overhaul Brazil’s AMX Fighters

Embraer Will Overhaul Brazil’s AMX Fighters

Embraer and the Brazilian Air Force – FAB (Comando da Aeronautica – COMAER) have signed a contract to overhaul 43 AMX jet fighters. This deal complements the previous contract to modernize AMX fighters signed in 2003. “We’re very proud to […]


Eurocopter to Upgrade Brazilian Army A350 Helicopters

Eurocopter to Upgrade Brazilian Army A350 Helicopters

The Helicópteros do Brasil (Helibras) subsidiary of Eurocopter signed a contract for a major upgrade program on the Brazilian Army’s fleet of 36 AS350 Ecureuils. This modernization includes the rebuilding of three of these aircraft. This activity, involving AS350s operated […]


Brazilian Minister Views first P-3 Orion Modernised by Airbus Military

Brazilian Minister Views first P-3 Orion Modernised by Airbus Military

The first P-3 Orion aircraft modified by Airbus Military for the Brazilian Air Force was inspected today by Brazilian Minister of Defence, Nelson Jobim, during his official visit to Spain. The aircraft is the first of a fleet of nine […]


Airmen share ideas, best practices in multi-national exercise

Airmen share ideas, best practices in multi-national exercise

NATAL AIR BASE, Brazil: More than 145 Colorado Air National Guard Airmen are taking part in the fifth annual Brazilian-led exercise CRUZEX, in Natal, Brazil, Nov. 8 through Nov. 18. CRUZEX V, or Cruzeiro Do Sul (Southern Cross), is a […]


Indonesia Buys Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft

Indonesia Buys Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil: Embraer has won a competition held by the Indonesian Ministry of Defense to supply eight Super Tucano light attack turboprops for the Indonesian Air Force. The deal includes ground support stations and an integrated logistics […]


BAE Offers Warships, Technology Transfer to the Brazilian Navy

BAE Offers Warships, Technology Transfer to the Brazilian Navy

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: BAE Systems has today submitted a detailed proposal to the Brazilian Navy to supply a package of naval vessels to meet its ambitious fleet renewal programme through a full technology transfer agreement, with the ships to […]


First Gripen NG Production Drawing Released in Brazil

First Gripen NG Production Drawing Released in Brazil

On the 20th of October, Akaer released to Saab the first 3D model and production drawing of the Gripen NG in Sao Jose de Campos. One year ago an agreement was signed between Akaer and Saab regarding the participation in […]


 
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