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Official attributes loss rate to pilots’ lack of combat experience; insufficient training; and insufficient intelligence on the threat.
BEL-Thales Systems will meet new offset and tech transfer rules
Three-day event, held at New Orleans Lakefront Airport, included educational sessions customized for TBM operators.
Light helicopter to fly with diesel engine, Falcon 7X with active flow control for high-lift devices and AgustaWestland to flight-test new tiltrotor.
Engine costs are excluded from totals given by program officials.
Big Dreamliner scheduled for delivery to United Airlines
The aircraft will replace 14 (K)C-135FR tankers in the French air force from 2018, at a rate of one or two per year.
MASWings to add Boeing 737-800s next year
Program officials are hoping that the move will boost the type’s flagging export prospects.
First A350-900s to arrive in 2017