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  • Australia considering more C-17s, KC-30 tankers


    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has hinted that his government is considering acquiring additional Airbus Defence & Space KC-30/A330 multirole tanker transports (MRTTs) and Boeing C-17 strategic transports as part of a Defence White Paper currently in development


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  • Embraer's role grows in Brazilian Gripen programme


    ​Embraer confirms the company’s role in Brazil’s F-X fighter programme has expanded since the air force awarded the ...


  • Gripen will not compete in Danish fighter competition


    The Swedish government has announced that it will not contend Denmark’s fighter replacement competition with its...


  • FARNBOROUGH: US Navy stresses importance of Growler’s electronic attack role


    The increasing complexity of the so-called blue kill chain  the steps needed to land weapons on targets  is driving...


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  • Australia considering more C-17s, KC-30 tankers

    News | 18 Aug 2014 14:06 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has hinted that his government is considering acquiring additional Airbus Defence & Space KC-30/A330 multirole tanker transports (MRTTs) and Boeing C-17 strategic transports as part of a Defence White Paper currently in developmenthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-considering-more-C-17s-KC-30-tankers-402771/
  • FAA bans US flights over Iraq citing security concerns

    News | 08 Aug 2014 15:33 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prohibited US air carriers from flying in Iraqi airspace, citing security concerns arising from the conflict involving the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-bans-US-flights-over-Iraq-citing-security-concerns-402538/
  • Embraer's role grows in Brazilian Gripen programme

    News | 31 Jul 2014 17:26 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Embraer confirms the company’s role in Brazil’s F-X fighter programme has expanded since the air force awarded the $4.5 billion contract to Saab to deliver 36 Gripen NG fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraers-role-grows-in-Brazilian-Gripen-programme-402272/
  • Gripen will not compete in Danish fighter competition

    News | 23 Jul 2014 13:00 | Beth Stevenson

    The Swedish government has announced that it will not contend Denmark’s fighter replacement competition with its domestically-built Saab Gripen jet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gripen-will-not-compete-in-Danish-fighter-competition-401903/
  • FARNBOROUGH: US Navy stresses importance of Growler’s electronic attack role

    News | 16 Jul 2014 09:09 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The increasing complexity of the so-called blue kill chain  the steps needed to land weapons on targets  is driving greater need for electronic attack aircraft like Boeings E/A-18G Growler, says a US Navy official.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-US-Navy-stresses-importance-of-Growlers-electronic-attack-role-401520/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Boeing expands export-leaning defence presence at show

    News | 15 Jul 2014 11:51 | Stephen Trimble

    ​In contrast with some of its US defence industry peers, Boeing is expanding the presence of its Defense, Space and Security (BDS) division at Farnborough this year as the unit casts a broader net for growth opportunities outside its home market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Boeing-expands-export-leaning-defence-presence-at-show-401186/