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  • One-week study re-affirms A-10 retirement decision: USAF


    ​After a week of concentrated study of its close air support (CAS) role, the US Air Force essentially has decided to stick with plans to gradually retire the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II and hand the CAS mission to the Lockheed Martin F-35.


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  • One-week study re-affirms A-10 retirement decision: USAF


    ​After a week of concentrated study of its close air support (CAS) role, the US Air Force essentially has decided to...


  • Air Force considering A-10 replacement for future close air support


    ​Even as the US Air Force is still banking on saving billions by retiring the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt...


  • USAF refuses to reopen F-22 accident investigation despite damning Inspector General’s report


    The US Air Force will not reopen the Accident Investigation Board (AIB) that examined the 16 November, 2010, crash of a...


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  • One-week study re-affirms A-10 retirement decision: USAF

    News | 06 Mar 2015 23:23 | Dan Parsons

    ​After a week of concentrated study of its close air support (CAS) role, the US Air Force essentially has decided to stick with plans to gradually retire the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II and hand the CAS mission to the Lockheed Martin F-35.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/One-week-study-re-affirms-A-10-retirement-decision-USAF-409888/
  • Air Force considering A-10 replacement for future close air support

    News | 13 Feb 2015 14:33 | Dan Parsons

    ​Even as the US Air Force is still banking on saving billions by retiring the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, the service is considering building a brand new aircraft to take over the close air support (CAS) role.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Force-considering-A-10-replacement-for-future-close-air-support-409052/
  • Rolls-Royce to develop two new Trent-based engines

    News | 26 Feb 2014 11:35 | Murdo Morrison

    Rolls-Royce is developing two new Trent-based engines – ready for service in 2020 and 2025 – which it says will deliver fuel efficiencies of up to 10% over the Trent XWB engine for the Airbus A350.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rolls-Royce-to-develop-two-new-Trent-based-engines-396354/
  • PARIS: Rolls-Royce set for Trent production ramp-up

    News | 16 Jun 2013 15:00 | Andrew Doyle

    Airbus's brand-new A350 XWB widebody twin may be disappointingly absent from this year's Le Bourget flying display, but UK engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Rolls-Royce-set-for-Trent-production-ramp-up-386955/
  • USAF refuses to reopen F-22 accident investigation despite damning Inspector General’s report

    News | 14 Feb 2013 00:34 | Dave Majumdar

    The US Air Force will not reopen the Accident Investigation Board (AIB) that examined the 16 November, 2010, crash of a Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor despite...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-refuses-to-reopen-F-22-accident-investigation-despite-damning-Inspector-Generals-report-382309/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Rolls-Royce prepares to power growth variants of 787

    News | 02 Jul 2012 16:45 | Andrew Doyle

    Two years ago, Rolls-Royce's Trent 1000 made a splash at Farnborough, powering Boeing's 787 on its debut appearance at the show. Earlier this year, the engine reached its long-awaited entry-into-service milestone with Japan's All Nippon Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Rolls-Royce-prepares-to-power-growth-variants-of-787-373576/