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  • First Italian-assembled F-35 rolls off the line


    The first Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II built outside the USA rolled off the final assembly and check out line at Cameri air base in Italy on 12 March.


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  • No US military aircraft in Paris flying display


    ​US military aircraft will be absent from the flying display at this year Paris air show, although show organisers are...


  • RAAF’s first F-35A pilot takes to the skies


    The Royal Australian Air Force’s first pilot of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has completed his first...


  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months


    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12...


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  • No US military aircraft in Paris flying display

    News | 24 Mar 2015 17:05 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​US military aircraft will be absent from the flying display at this year Paris air show, although show organisers are holding out hope that the Bombardier CSeries would make its major show debut at the event.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-US-military-aircraft-in-Paris-flying-display-410510/
  • New report shows slow, steady unit cost drop for F-35

    News | 23 Mar 2015 11:32 | Dan Parsons

    ​The overall cost of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II programme will come in at about $7.5 billion less than previously expected, according to the 2015 selected acquisition report.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-report-shows-slow-steady-unit-cost-drop-for-F-35-410439/
  • RAAF’s first F-35A pilot takes to the skies

    News | 23 Mar 2015 03:15 | Greg Waldron

    The Royal Australian Air Force’s first pilot of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has completed his first flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/RAAFs-first-F-35A-pilot-takes-to-the-skies-410425/
  • ANALYSIS: Strength of UK's offensive fleet hangs on upcoming SDSR

    News | 19 Mar 2015 09:30 | Beth Stevenson

    The island state of the UK is positioned – both politically and geographically – within a number of ongoing international conflicts.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Strength-of-UKs-offensive-fleet-hangs-on-upcoming-SDSR-409587/
  • South Korean tanker acquisition delayed by 12 months

    News | 17 Mar 2015 11:07 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The introduction of an in-flight refuelling capability for South Korea has reportedly been postponed by some 12 months, following a delay in downselecting one of the three bids for the deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/South-Korean-tanker-acquisition-delayed-by-12-months-410237/
  • First Italian-assembled F-35 rolls off the line

    News | 12 Mar 2015 20:44 | Dan Parsons

    The first Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II built outside the USA rolled off the final assembly and check out line at Cameri air base in Italy on 12 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/First-Italian-assembled-F-35-rolls-off-the-line-410113/