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The first two have been completed in France. Meanwhile however, the operational fleet is affected by a lack of spares.
The first six of 12 new MD 530F armed scout helicopters destined for the Afghan Air Force arrived in Kabul earlier this month.
Pilatus sold five more PC-7s to Malaysia, but C-130 and S-61 upgrades were not confirmed, and the MRCA remains unfunded.
The Department of Defense lowered its projected cost of procuring the F-35 by $7.5 billion due to reduced labor costs and inflation estimates.
H155 to be basis for civil and armed helicopters in $1.5 billion deal.
Nonfatal collision between Indonesian turboprops during practice for LIMA
Northrop Grumman is developing a longer endurance version that does not rely on in-flight refueling.
Manufacturers rolled out the first F-35A built at the Cameri Final Assembly and Check-Out facility in Italy.
The AgustaWestland AW101 has been adapted by Kawasaki for the unusual mission
The recent deal with Egypt includes three deliveries this year. The Neuron UCAV has flown 100 times.