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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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  • Egyptian air strikes target IS in Libya


    ​The Egyptian air force has conducted air strikes against Islamic State militants in Libya, in retaliation to the...


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    ​Boeing has confirmed setting a new commercial aircraft delivery record in 2014 by shipping 723 aircraft overall,...


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    ​Boeing on 28 December completed a 3h, 32min flight of the 767-2C prototype that will be modified to become the first...


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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/
  • Egyptian air strikes target IS in Libya

    News | 16 Feb 2015 14:34 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The Egyptian air force has conducted air strikes against Islamic State militants in Libya, in retaliation to the killing of 21 Egyptians that extremists associated with the terrorist group claim to have carried out.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Egyptian-air-strikes-target-IS-in-Libya-409097/
  • ​Seoul forced to re-tender KFX bidding

    News | 11 Feb 2015 02:58 | Greg Waldron

    Seoul has been forced to re-tender its bid for a developmental contract related to the country’s KFX fighter aircraft programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Seoul-forced-to-re-tender-KFX-bidding-408909/
  • Biman seeks buyer for retired DC-10

    News | 06 Feb 2015 06:03 | Aaron Chong

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines has issued a tender seeking buyers for its retired McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Biman-seeks-buyer-for-retired-DC-10-408768/
  • ANALYSIS: Japan's F-3 fighter pursuit is worth the wait

    News | 28 Jan 2015 11:04

    ​In early January, Japanese defence ministry officials confirmed that their next-generation fighter technology test programme had fallen behind schedule. The advanced technology demonstrator-experimental (ATD-X) is a prototype designed to test the stealth, flight control and propulsion technologies necessary for the nation to create fifth- and eventually sixth-generation air-superiority fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Japans-F-3-fighter-pursuit-is-worth-the-wait-408068/
  • In storage: Top 10 parked airliner types

    News | 23 Jan 2015 16:26 | Murdo Morrison

    What airliners are you most likely to find parked? Ascend Fleets data for January 2015 reveals the types with the most non-active examples.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/In-storage-Top-10-parked-airliner-types-408252/