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IAI Delivers Converted 767 Tanker to Colombia

IAI Delivers Converted 767 Tanker to Colombia

BEN GURION International Airport, Israel: Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has delivered a converted B767-200ER (Extended Range) MMTT (which includes air refueling capabilities) to the Colombian Air Force (CAF). The aircraft was converted by Bedek Aviation Group to a Multi-Mission Tanker […]


Eurocopter Exhibits at Dubai Helicopter Show

Eurocopter Exhibits at Dubai Helicopter Show

Eurocopter will mark its 30-plus year presence in the Middle East and Arabian Gulf region with a major participation at this week’s Dubai Helishow 2010, underscoring its helicopter product line’s capabilities for evolving applications that include anti-piracy, counter-insurgency and border […]


Egypt Orders Three Airbus Military C295 Aircraft

Egypt Orders Three Airbus Military C295 Aircraft

The Egyptian Air Force (EAF) signed a contract with Airbus Military for the acquisition of three C295 aircraft. The aircraft are to be delivered from 2011 and will be used to increase the Egyptian Air Force’s capacity in tactical and […]


France sees A400M finance deal by end of year

France sees A400M finance deal by end of year

Paris: A formal financing contract for the A400M European military transport aircraft could be signed by the end of the year, a senior French arms official has said. “Discussions on a draft amendment have made progress recently,” Laurent Collet-Billon told […]


Army Testing Diesel-Electric Truck

Army Testing Diesel-Electric Truck

ARLINGTON, Va.: The Army is now testing a new Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck, or HEMTT A3 -– a 35,000-pound, diesel-electric-powered truck able to improve fuel economy by 20 percent and transport up to 100 kilowatts of exportable power. The […]


Germany Upgrades Fox Transport Vehicles, Buys More Heron UAVs

Germany Upgrades Fox Transport Vehicles, Buys More Heron UAVs

By upgrading the Bundeswehr’s fleet of armoured vehicles and making unmanned aircraft available, Rheinmetall continues to make an important contribution to safeguarding German soldiers during deployed operations. Multi-million modernization of 65 Fuchs/Fox armoured vehicles By 2012, Rheinmetall will have modernized […]


India, Russia Agree on Development of Multirole Transport Aircraft

India, Russia Agree on Development of Multirole Transport Aircraft

The effort to design and develop a Multirole Transport Aircraft (MTA) by India and Russia received a significant boost with the signing of shareholders agreement for setting up of a joint venture company, here last night. A Joint Venture will […]


Jackal Vehicle Keeps Proving Its Worth in Afghanistan

Jackal Vehicle Keeps Proving Its Worth in Afghanistan

When purchase of the latest batch of Jackal vehicles was announced at Defence Equipment & Support’s Defence Vehicle Dynamics event in June 2010 it took the number of Jackal vehicles procured for UK forces to more than 500. The announcement, […]


Panama Orders Six AW139 Helicopters

Panama Orders Six AW139 Helicopters

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce the signing of a contract by the Government of Panama for six AW139 medium twin engine helicopters. The contract also includes pilot and maintainer conversion to type training. Four aircraft will be […]


 
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