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Embraer unveils the C-390 Millennium

Khalem Chapman

EMBRAER HAS UNVEILED its C-390 Millennium medium-lift multi-mission aircraft at the Dubai Air Show – a new name and designation for the KC-390 platform.

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Contractors compete to develop EW suite for F-16

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Northrop Grumman and L3Harris Technologies have been selected to demonstrate a prototype electronic warfare (EW) solution for integration on the US Air Force's (USAF) F-16 Fighting Falcon fleet.

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VSR700 prototype takes flight in France

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Airbus Helicopters' VSR700 unmanned aerial system (UAS) successfully completed its first flight on November 8.

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Last batch of Australian PC-21s en-route

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THE FINAL THREE Pilatus PC-21s destined for service with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have departed Stans, Switzerland, on a ferry flight to the country.

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Russian Knights equip with Su-35S

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The United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has delivered four Sukhoi Su-35S 'Flanker-E' fourth-generation fighters to the Russian Aerospace Forces for use by one of the air arm's aerobatic team, the Russian Knights.

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Leonardo invests in Skydweller UAS

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Leonardo has announced it has invested in US/Spanish start-up company Skydweller Aero, to develop a new generation of large solar-powered unmanned aerial systems (UAS), capable of perpetual flight and carrying heavy payloads.

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US Air Force actively studying options for divesting older platforms

Jamie Hunter

The US Air Force (USAF) wants to save up to $30 billion by retiring expensive-to-maintain older aircraft.

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Airbus unveils Eurofighter ECR concept

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For the first time, Airbus has announced details of a new concept for the Eurofighter, which will see the multi-role fighter introduce an electronic combat role (ECR) variant.

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US approves CH-47F Chinook sale to UAE

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US approves possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the acquisition of ten Boeing CH-47F Chinooks.

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Norway declares IOC for F-35A

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The Royal Norwegian Air Force (RNoAF) has officially declared initial operational capability (IOC) on the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II multi-role stealth fighter, becoming the third European air arm to do so. 

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