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New Zealand Formally Accepts T-6C Training Aircraft

New Zealand Formally Accepts T-6C Training Aircraft

The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) officially accepted ownership of the new pilot training aircraft, the Beechcraft T-6C Texan II in a ceremony at Base Ohakea this afternoon. Currently there are four T-6C aircraft at Ohakea; two arrived in […]


Taiwan Set to Purchase Advanced Trainers In 2017

Taiwan Set to Purchase Advanced Trainers In 2017

Taiwan is planning to purchase advanced trainers to replace its aging fleet of F-5E/F jet fighters and AT-3 jet trainers, Defense Minister Yen Ming said Thursday. The plans to procure advanced trainers are expected to be included in the Ministry […]


Singapore Air Force Enhances Fighter Flying Training with Inauguration of M-346

Singapore Air Force Enhances Fighter Flying Training with Inauguration of M-346

France: With the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s (RSAF’s) new advanced jet trainer Alenia Aermacchi M-346, fighter pilot trainees can now train in more realistic air combat environments, handle sophisticated systems early in their training, and be better equipped for […]


Beechcraft Delivers T-6C+ Trainers, King Air 350ER to Mexican Navy

Beechcraft Delivers T-6C+ Trainers, King Air 350ER to Mexican Navy

Beechcraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., today announced it has delivered two Beechcraft T-6C+ military trainers ordered earlier this year to the Mexican Navy Secretaría de Marina (SEMAR), as well as one King Air 350ER, the second of […]


US Plans $790M AT-6C Texan II aircraft Sale to Iraq

US Plans $790M AT-6C Texan II aircraft Sale to Iraq

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for AT-6C Texan II aircraft and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $790 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency […]


Mexican Navy Places Initial Order for Beechcraft T-6C+ Trainers

Mexican Navy Places Initial Order for Beechcraft T-6C+ Trainers

Beechcraft Corporation, part of the Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc., announced today it has received an initial order from the Mexican Navy Secretaría de Marina (SEMAR) for two T-6C+ military trainers. This purchase represents the first step in modernizing […]


Bangladesh Buys Russian Combat Training Jets Worth $800M

Bangladesh Buys Russian Combat Training Jets Worth $800M

Bangladesh ordered 24 Russian Yak-130 light fighter jets worth $800 million in the final quarter of last year, a Russian newspaper reported Tuesday. The deal was paid for with a loan extended by Moscow to the country a year ago, […]


Poland Selects Alenia Aermacchi M346 Advanced Jet Trainer

Poland Selects Alenia Aermacchi M346 Advanced Jet Trainer

The Polish Ministry of Defence has chosen the M-346 trainer aircraft produced by Alenia Aermacchi, a Finmeccanica company, and its ground-based training system to train its Air Force pilots. The contract, which includes training and technical and logistic support, is […]


Boeing, Saab Team Up in Joint Bid for T-X Trainer

Boeing, Saab Team Up in Joint Bid for T-X Trainer

Boeing and Saab AB have signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) to jointly develop and build a new advanced, cost-efficient T-X Family of Systems training solution for the upcoming competition to replace the U.S. Air Force’s aging T-38 aircrew training […]


 
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