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US Coast Guard Orders Additional CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

US Coast Guard Orders Additional CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

MADRID: The US Coast Guard has ordered three additional Airbus Military CN235s through EADS-North America, which is the prime contractor for EADS military and defence products sold into the United States. The US Coast Guard, which holds options for up […]


Euro Hawk Unmanned Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight

Euro Hawk Unmanned Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight

PALMDALE, Calif: The Euro Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS), built by Northrop Grumman Corporation and EADS Defence & Security, successfully completed its first flight June 29. The high-flying aircraft took off at approximately 10:32 a.m. PDT from Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, […]


European UAS Conference

European UAS Conference

The European Defence Agency (EDA) and the European Commission (EC) organize a first high-level European Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) on 1 July 2010 in Brussels. The conference marks a cornerstone in the efforts undertaken by the European Defence […]


Finmeccanica, EADS in Joint Bid for Europe Jet Pilot Training

Finmeccanica, EADS in Joint Bid for Europe Jet Pilot Training

On 15 March 2010, Alenia Aermacchi (AAEM), a Finmeccanica company, and EADS Defence and Security (DS) submitted a joint response to the Request For Information (RFI) issued by the European Defence Agency (EDA) on 15 July 2009 about the Advanced […]


EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

EADS Plans to Bid for Tanker Contract

The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company has relaunched its bid to supply the US Air Force with new aerial refueling tankers. Rival Boeing says a win by EADS will cost Americans jobs. European aerospace giant EADS plans to compete […]


EADS Intends to Submit Proposal for US Air Force Tanker

EADS Intends to Submit Proposal for US Air Force Tanker

ARLINGTON, Virginia: EADS North America announced today that it intends to submit a proposal on July 9, 2010 for the U.S. Air Force’s tanker modernization program and will offer the KC-45 – the most capable, American-built solution that is flown, […]


EADS ‘moving ahead’ in tanker bid: exec

EADS ‘moving ahead’ in tanker bid: exec

Fort Worth, Texas: European aerospace giant EADS is seeking partners to help develop a fresh bid to supply tanker planes to the US military in a hotly contested contract worth 35 billion dollars, a senior executive told AFP Thursday. “We’re […]


EADS Delivers First ASSTA 2 Tornado to German Luftwaffe

EADS Delivers First ASSTA 2 Tornado to German Luftwaffe

EADS Defence & Security (DS) has supplied the German Luftwaffe with its first Tornado production aircraft retrofitted in the Avionics Software System Tornado Ada (ASSTA) programme to meet the ASSTA 2 capability standard. Military Air Systems (MAS), the DS Business […]


EADS ‘working hard’ to understand US tanker requirements

EADS ‘working hard’ to understand US tanker requirements

Washington: European aerospace giant EADS is “working hard” to understand what is needed to bid as the prime contractor for a US military contract for aerial refueling tankers, a spokesman told AFP Wednesday. The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, […]


 
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