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  • Canada accepts first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclones


    The Royal Canadian Air Force has accepted delivery of its first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone maritime patrol helicopters, marking a major step forward for the Sea King replacement programme that has a “torturous history”.


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  • Canada accepts first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclones


    The Royal Canadian Air Force has accepted delivery of its first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone maritime patrol...


  • PARIS: Lockheed, Raytheon and Bombardier form JSTARS team


    ​Dovetailing on Northrop Grumman’s teaming announcement this week, Lockheed Martin has revealed that it is partnering...


  • PARIS: KAI FA-50 makes progress as T-X beckons


    Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) says its FA-50 light fighter aircraft should obtain final operational clearance in...


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  • Canada accepts first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclones

    News | 19 Jun 2015 15:55 | James Drew

    The Royal Canadian Air Force has accepted delivery of its first six Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone maritime patrol helicopters, marking a major step forward for the Sea King replacement programme that has a “torturous history”.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-accepts-first-six-Sikorsky-CH-148-Cyclones-413896/
  • PARIS: Lockheed, Raytheon and Bombardier form JSTARS team

    News | 17 Jun 2015 12:02 | James Drew

    ​Dovetailing on Northrop Grumman’s teaming announcement this week, Lockheed Martin has revealed that it is partnering with Raytheon and Bombardier to offer an “ultra-long range” Global Express-based joint surveillance target attack radar system (JSTARS) aircraft to the US Air Force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Lockheed-Raytheon-and-Bombardier-form-JSTARS-team-413786/
  • PARIS: KAI FA-50 makes progress as T-X beckons

    News | 16 Jun 2015 14:29 | Greg Waldron

    Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) says its FA-50 light fighter aircraft should obtain final operational clearance in the South Korean air force in late 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-KAI-FA-50-makes-progress-as-T-X-beckons-413711/
  • Embraer mulls Canada SAR bid with KC-390

    News | 28 May 2015 17:17 | Dominic Perry

    An initial two firms – Alenia Aermacchi and Airbus Defence & Space – have confirmed their participation in Canada’s nascent fixed-wing search and rescue (FWSAR) contest, but these could soon be joined by Brazil’s Embraer, after it indicated that was giving serious consideration to bidding.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-mulls-Canada-SAR-bid-with-KC-390-412840/
  • Pentagon firming F-35 Block 4 configuration

    News | 26 May 2015 21:42 | James Drew

    As Pentagon decides what new combat capabilities to “bake” into the Block 4 configuration of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, there is concern about planned upgrades sliding from earlier configurations into Block 4, and about the overall price tag as those modifications are rolled out in the early 2020s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pentagon-firming-F-35-Block-4-configuration-412762/
  • US approves $1.9bn munitions sale to Israel

    News | 19 May 2015 20:36 | James Drew

    The US State Department has approved a massive arms sale to Israel for a variety of munitions including the joint direct attack munition, laser-guided paveway, small diameter bomb, hellfire missile and advanced medium-range air-to-air missile in a potential deal worth an estimated $1.9 billion to domestic arms suppliers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-approves-19bn-munitions-sale-to-Israel-412548/