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  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut


    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.


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  • BAE sees modest growth in "challenging but stabilising" environment


    ​In an economic environment it describes as “challenging but stabilising”, BAE Systems is eyeing rising sales in...


  • USAF chief keeps sights on close air support mission


    The US Air Force's desire to gradually phase out operation of the Fairchild Republic A-10 is in no way indicative of a...


  • OPINION: Is big spending coming back for the US military?


    ​On the surface, the US military’s half-trillion dollar budget request for fiscal year 2016, unveiled on 2 February,...


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  • AVALON: RAAF A330 MRTT makes strong combat debut

    News | 26 Feb 2015 01:10 | Greg Waldron

    As a Royal Australian Air Force Airbus A330 multi-role tanker transport (MRTT) continues to support operations against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the service is placing a major emphasis on getting the type's long-delayed boom refuelling capability on-line.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-RAAF-A330-MRTT-makes-strong-combat-debut-409463/
  • AVALON: F-35 programme chief cites slow, steady progress

    News | 24 Feb 2015 06:15 | Greg Waldron

    The executive officer of the Lockheed Martin F-35 joint programme office is cautiously optimistic that the aircraft is on track to achieve key objectives, and that unit costs will continue to fall for the platform.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-F-35-programme-chief-cites-slow-steady-progress-409362/
  • Israel signs for next batch of F-35 'Adir' fighters

    News | 23 Feb 2015 15:22 | Arie Egozi

    Israel's contract to purchase another 14 Lockheed Martin F-35 "Adir" fighters was signed late last week in Washington DC.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Israel-signs-for-next-batch-of-F-35-Adir-fighters-409327/
  • BAE sees modest growth in "challenging but stabilising" environment

    News | 19 Feb 2015 16:37 | Dan Thisdell

    ​In an economic environment it describes as “challenging but stabilising”, BAE Systems is eyeing rising sales in 2015, led in aviation by its role as UK lead in the Eurofighter Typhoon consortium and its position on the Lockheed Martin F-53 programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/BAE-sees-modest-growth-in-challenging-but-stabilising-environment-409245/
  • USAF chief keeps sights on close air support mission

    News | 15 Feb 2015 23:14 | Dan Parsons

    The US Air Force's desire to gradually phase out operation of the Fairchild Republic A-10 is in no way indicative of a lack of enthusiasm for the close air support mission, its chief of staff Gen Mark Welsh says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-chief-keeps-sights-on-close-air-support-mission-409070/
  • OPINION: Is big spending coming back for the US military?

    News | 09 Feb 2015 12:12

    ​On the surface, the US military’s half-trillion dollar budget request for fiscal year 2016, unveiled on 2 February, feels quite profligate compared with recent, sequestration-constrained years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Is-big-spending-coming-back-for-the-US-military-408829/