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As US military air crash toll rises, lawmaker calls for probe

A senior US lawmaker introduced legislation on Monday (May 7) to create a panel looking into military aviation mishaps, following a string of deadly...

F-35 Completes Most Comprehensive Flight Test Program in Aviation History

The F-35 program has accomplished the final developmental test flight of the System Development and Demonstration (SDD) phase of the program. "Completing F-35 SDD...

US Army aviators testing next generation air-to-ground missile

YUMA PROVING GROUND, Arizona: Aviation testers here are deep into testing the latest Army aviation missile, known as the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile. The complex JAGM...

US Army Aviation Soldiers usher in a new era of warfare

The air mission briefing began promptly at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq. The Soldier in charge of the briefing, Spc. Eleazar Gonzalez, provided updates...

US Army Aviation efforts in Korea focused on countering special operations forces, WMD

In 2016, North Korea conducted about 22 missile launches and two nuclear tests as part of an effort to gain nuclear missile capability. They...

US Congress probes military pilot shortage

A shortage of pilots across the U.S. military is most acute in the Air Force, senior military officials told Congress March 29. Marine Corps Deputy...

China Focus: Civil-Military Integration Lifts China’s Helicopter Industry

China's helicopter industry is gearing up to become a global power with a national strategy of civil-military integration, according to state-owned helicopter giant Avicopter. China...

Iran signs deal to buy 80 Boeing planes

Iran Air finalized a contract to buy 80 planes from Boeing, the US aerospace firm confirmed on Sunday, as it seeks to renew...

UK airshow wobbles on weak demand as Brexit clouds out

This year's Farnborough air show was not a vintage year for aircraft orders, analysts say, a gloomy outlook clouded by Brexit and further darkening...
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Boeing confirms talks with Iran on aircraft sale

US aerospace giant Boeing confirmed Wednesday that it was in talks with Iranian airlines seeking to buy its airplanes. “We have been engaged in...