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T-X: Congressional Inaction May Delay Contract Award

The long-awaited award of a winner for the US Air Force’s T-X...

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ILS installation under way at Gold Coast

An Instrument Landing System is being installed at Gold Coast...

New Spy Planes at Waddington

The Royal Air Force has been flying modified Beechcraft 350C...

Singapore 787-10 Rolls Out

The first customer 787-10, which will be delivered to Singapore...

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TAPping into Portugal

Air traffic in Lisbon has grown consistently since ANA Aeroportos...

A400 Goes Tactical, Atlantique Strikes and an Anniversary

On September 1, one of the Armée de l’Air’s A400Ms performed...

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Chen Chuanren/photo Boeing Singapore Airlines’ regional...

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HOP!ping into Perpignan

Some smaller French airports have struggled to attract traffic...

Harbins Delivered to Mali

Alistair Zammit Two Harbin Y-12E light transport aircraft,...

Dutch Drakens

Frank Visser and Ludo Mennes detail the first deployment of L-159s...

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Monarch Airlines collapses

Monarch Airlines provided 15% of the seating capacity from Birmingham...

Afghanistan’s First Black Hawks

The first batch of the initial 53 Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawks...

Gripen E The Story So Far

Saab’s contender for the title ‘European Fighter of Choice’...

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Blackpool Airport bought by council

Blackpool Council, previously a 5% shareholder in the local airport,...

Modified X-47B being used as MQ-25 Stingray Testbed

An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle demonstrator, like this...

Baltic Connections

Boosted by its new Bombardier C Series jets, Air Baltic is strengthening...

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Schiphol selects new terminal design

(Royal Schiphol Group) Royal Schiphol Group (RSG) has chosen...

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’Doolittle’ Japanese Raid Remembered

Work expected to cost $150,000 (£116,000) and taking around...

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The F-35 is now entering service in increasing numbers, but it...

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F-16 vs Gripen in Croatia

FOLLOWING ITS official request for proposals for the acquisition...

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Egyptian Gazelles in Exercise Bright Star

TWO EGYPTIAN Air Force (EAF) SA342L Gazelles, a rare public sight...

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MiG-29SMT Sent to Syria

MiG-29SMT multi-role fighters have been deployed to Syria for...

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The latest changes on the UK, Irish, Isle of Man, Guernsey and...

Navigraph charts now available

Following a year of development and two months of beta testing,...

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Pakistan Navy Sea King test-fires Exocet

A PAKISTAN Navy (PN) Sea King Mk45 has carried out a successful...


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