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AIR FORCE IDENTIFIES NICKEL-FREE MATERIAL FOR F-35 AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS

November 27, 2014 WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio, Nov. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force issued the following press release:Nickel-based materials are used in several components of today's fighter aircraft; however, working with these ma...

Airmen Missing from WWII Accounted for

November 27, 2014 The U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Persons agency issued the following news release:The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of U.S. service...

India gets 6th maritime patrol plane from Boeing

November 27, 2014

India has received from U.S. aircraft maker Boeing its sixth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft, sources said Wednesday.

Global AMDR Market 2014-2018

November 27, 2014  About Air and Missile Defense Radar SystemRadar is an object detection system that detects the range, altitude, direction, speed of the approaching and still objects by using radio waves. It is used to detect mi...

Pentagon Loses Landmark Legal Battle Over Subcontracting Data

November 27, 2014 The Pentagon has lost a landmark Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) case to the American Small Business League (ASBL). San Francisco Federal District Court Judge William Alsup has ordered the Pentagon to release the s...

Intrepid Delivers One New Airbus A330-300 to Sichuan Airlines

November 27, 2014 Intrepid Aviation is pleased to announce the delivery of one (1) new Airbus A330-300 to Sichuan Airlines. The aircraft is powered by Rolls Royce Trent 772C engines and is subject to a long-term lease to the Chengdu-ba...

Europe kick-starts tanker procurement project

November 27, 2014 FULL TEXTThe European Defence Agency (EDA) has formally begun the acquisition process for a new aerial refuelling capability under the Multinational MultiRole Tanker Transport (MRTT) Fleet (MMF) project, it was announ...

UK orders first operational F-35 combat aircraft

November 27, 2014 FULL TEXTThe UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has signed for its first four operational Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) aircraft as part of the Low-Rate Initial Production (LRIP 8) production ...

Peruvian Navy takes delivery of Fokker F50s

November 27, 2014



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The Peruvian Navy formally took delivery of two Fokker 50 aircraft that will be used for maritime surveillance during a ceremony held at Lima-Callao naval base on 21 November.

Israel orders upgraded JDAM kits

November 27, 2014



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Israel is to receive 3,000 upgraded Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) tail-kits under a USD82.6 million contract announced by the US Department of Defense (DoD) on 24 November.

GA-ASI tests ABSAA system and Due Regard Radar

November 27, 2014 FULL TEXTKey PointsGA-ASI has tested an ABSAA system aboard an MQ-9 UAV and a Due Regard Radar aboard a Beechcraft King AirIf successful, the two systems would allow UAVs to operate safely in civilian airspace without...

Derco Aerospace, Inc. Selected as the OEM Authorized Repair Facility for UTC Aerospace Systems Military Wheels and Brakes

November 26, 2014  UTC Aerospace Systems has selected Derco Aerospace, Inc., a Sikorsky company, to be the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) authorized repair facility for UTC Aerospace Systems military wheel and brake compone...

AERO-FLITE PRESIDENT PRAISES SPOKANE Company makes plans official at airport hangar

November 26, 2014 Barry Marsden, the president and chief executive officer of Conair, said last week that he chose Spokane as the new base for his U.S. jet firefighter planes because of the training and skill of aircraft mechanics in t...

AVIATOR HELPS PILOTS FLY IN BIG SKY COUNTRY

November 26, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Air Force:By Airman 1st Class Joshua Smoot, 341st Missile Wing Public Affairs(This feature is part of the "Through Airmen's Eyes" series on AF.mil. These stories focu...

Derco Aerospace, Inc. Renews Distribution Agreement with UTC Aerospace Systems to Support 54H60 Propeller Program

November 26, 2014  UTC Aerospace Systems has renewed its distribution agreement with Derco Aerospace, Inc., a Sikorsky company, to support the VPV 54H60 Propeller Program that was recently awarded to UTC Aerospace Systems by the U...

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