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India to Buy Mine Sweeping Vessels, Trainer Aircraft

mine counter measure vessels, or MCMVs, India

India’s defence ministry Saturday cleared a project worth Rs.32,000 crore for 12 mine sweeping vessels to be made in the country, along with some other projects including one for buying 38 basic trainer aircrafts. In a meeting of the Defence […]


First Israeli Cadets Fly on Aermacchi M-346

First Israeli Cadets Fly on Aermacchi M-346

Earlier this week, IAF flight school cadets flew on the new instructional plane, the Aermacchi M-346, for the first time. Its predecessor, the Skyhawk, was used by the IAF for four decades Excitement was in the air in Hatzerim Airbase […]


Italy Orders 3 More Aermacchi T-346 Trainers

Italy Orders 3 More Aermacchi T-346 Trainers

Alenia Aermacchi and ARMAEREO (Italian National Armaments Directorate) signed today in Rome a contract worth 120 million Euros to provide the Italian Air Force with further three advanced trainer aircraft M-346 (identified as T-346A by the Italian Air Force), with […]


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 […]


 
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