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The Italian Air Force has placed an order for the UAV conversion of the Piaggio Avanti.
No big defense deals done at the event, but a top-level French delegation arrived soon after
Lockheed Martin's Legion Pod incorporates the company's new generation infrared search and track system for fourth generation fighters.
Lockheed Martin is discussing with the U.S. and Korean governments the F-16 upgrade originally awarded to BAE Systems.
Indian air force chief says MMRCA is urgent, and more Sukhois are no substitute
Israel's defense minister Moshe Ya'alon said his country's relationship with India is "finally out of the closet" after his visit to the Aero India show.
Indian private sector companies are taking advantage of a more open defense procurement environment
The U.S. State Department announced a new export policy that provides for the sale of U.S.-made military and commercial drones overseas.
General Atomics said it has flown the first fully functional air-to-air collision avoidance radar for unmanned aircraft.
Dassault Aviation concluded its first export order for the Rafale fighter with Egypt in barely three months.