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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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  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


  • Lockheed advances credentials of AESA-based Crowsnest bid


    ​Lockheed Martin UK has rebuffed claims of costliness and over-complexity levelled at its bid for the UK’s Crowsnest...


  • AVALON: Global Hawk makes first visit to show


    Northrop Grumman has a high-profile presence at this year’s Avalon event near Melbourne, with the highlight being the...


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  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • Thales to develop Australia’s OneSky ATM system

    News | 27 Feb 2015 03:32 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Thales Australia has been confirmed as the winner of tender to develop a single air traffic management system that will unify the separate systems used by the Royal Australian Air Force and Airservices Australia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thales-to-develop-Australias-OneSky-ATM-system-409524/
  • 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/
  • Australia poised to pick Thales for combined civil-military ATM

    News | 25 Feb 2015 14:00 | Emma Kelly

    Australia's government is set to name Thales as the successful bidder for a A$600 million ($473 million) OneSky harmonised civil-military air traffic management system contract.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-poised-to-pick-Thales-for-combined-civil-military-ATM-409431/
  • Lockheed advances credentials of AESA-based Crowsnest bid

    News | 25 Feb 2015 13:24 | Dominic Perry

    ​Lockheed Martin UK has rebuffed claims of costliness and over-complexity levelled at its bid for the UK’s Crowsnest requirement by Thales UK, its rival for the £500 million contest, which is now entering its final stages.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Lockheed-advances-credentials-of-AESA-based-Crowsnest-bid-409400/
  • AVALON: Global Hawk makes first visit to show

    News | 24 Feb 2015 15:15 | Greg Waldron

    Northrop Grumman has a high-profile presence at this year’s Avalon event near Melbourne, with the highlight being the first public air show appearance of the Global Hawk unmanned air vehicle.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AVALON-Global-Hawk-makes-first-visit-to-show-409383/