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The VXX will replace the aging fleet of Sikorsky VH-3Ds and VH-60Ns flown by Marine Helicopter Squadron One for presidential and VIP transport.
The Advanced Precision Kill Weapon will be fitted on new Royal Jordanian Air Force CASA-235 light gunships.
To fit new designs into the present production scheme while maintaining flow times, Boeing must consider how long each part takes to build.
Flight status moves the program closer to full-scale production.
Boeing Commercial Airplanes v-p of airplane development Scott Fancher issued an upbeat assessment of all of the company's big development programs.
The MC-27J Praetorian concept retains the capability of the regular C-27J but can be rapidly converted for special missions.
RAC MiG is working on new versions of the aircraft more capable than the current MiG-31BM.
Boeing sees plenty of opportunity to fill the remaining 777 delivery slots for 777-300ERs by the time it starts delivering the 777-8X in 2021.
F-35s will replace the RAAF’s older F/A-18A/B Hornets, which the air force plans to withdraw from service by 2022.