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  • How Hagel spending plan will transform US military


    After months of speculation, the US Department of Defense on 24 February outlined a plan to ground some of the oldest aircraft in its fleet in the coming years.


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  • USAF must modernize at expense of legacy aircraft: USAF general


    Defence spending cuts have left the US Air Force with two options.


  • How Hagel spending plan will transform US military


    After months of speculation, the US Department of Defense on 24 February outlined a plan to ground some of the oldest...


  • Analysts predict A-10, U-2 retirements in FY15


    Some of the US Air Force’s most venerable aircraft will likely head to the boneyard in fiscal year 2015, victims of...


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  • USAF must modernize at expense of legacy aircraft: USAF general

    News | 27 Mar 2014 20:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Defence spending cuts have left the US Air Force with two options.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-must-modernize-at-expense-of-legacy-aircraft-USAF-general-397532/
  • Biman reissues DC-10 disposal tender

    News | 24 Mar 2014 02:56 | Ellis Taylor

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines has reissued a tender to sell its recently retired McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Biman-reissues-DC-10-disposal-tender-397311/
  • AMES to open new hangar in May

    News | 06 Mar 2014 22:26 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services (AMES) plans to open its new Wilmington, Ohio widebody maintenance hangar in May, says Joe Hete, chief executive of the facility’s parent, Air Transport Services Group.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AMES-to-open-new-hangar-in-May-396735/
  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-LATAM-DEFENCE-FIGHTERS-South-American-air-forces-count-the-pennies-kick-the-tyres-396593/
  • How Hagel spending plan will transform US military

    News | 26 Feb 2014 11:09 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After months of speculation, the US Department of Defense on 24 February outlined a plan to ground some of the oldest aircraft in its fleet in the coming years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/How-Hagel-spending-plan-will-transform-US-military-396320/
  • Ghana reveals DC-8 grounding order

    News | 12 Feb 2014 09:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Ghana's civil aviation authority has revealed that it has grounded all McDonnell Douglas DC-8s in the country, but has not specified a reason.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ghana-reveals-DC-8-grounding-order-395851/