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June 21, 2017, 10:52 AM

F-35 Stamps Fifth-Gen Authority On Paris

JSF makes statements on the air and on the ground at the 2017 Salon du Bourget, where it was the star of the show.

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Royal Australian Air Force P-8A Poseidon
May 2, 2017 - 4:56 PM
The U.S. State Department has approved the possible foreign military sale of four P-8As to replace New Zealand's P-3 Orions.
Hongdu Aviation L-15B
May 2, 2017 - 11:39 AM
The AVIC company rolled out the J-15B during a televised Labor Day celebration program in China.
Mexico Citation
May 2, 2017 - 6:10 AM
Bird Aerosystems has installed various sensors and displays on Cessna Citation jets and Bell 407 helicopters for Mexico
U.S. Air Force maintainer
May 1, 2017 - 11:55 AM
The Autonomic Logistics Information System Version 2.0.2 software update was originally planned for completion last summer.
Apr 27, 2017 - 6:41 AM
The Common Anti-Air Modular Missile (CAMM) will defend British warships and troops
Chinese aircraft carrier
Apr 26, 2017 - 10:53 AM
New versions of the country’s carrier-capable J-15 fighter could equip the new vessel.
U.S. Navy T-45 Goshawk
Apr 25, 2017 - 4:05 PM
The action follows the temporary grounding earlier this month of T-45C Goshawk jets the service uses for pilot training.
U.S. Navy F-35C
Apr 25, 2017 - 12:25 PM
The Government Accountability Office estimates that F-35 baseline software testing will continue to May 2018 for an additional $1.7 billion.
missile and missile firing
Apr 25, 2017 - 9:39 AM
New developments such as the Zircon and Brahmos pose new threats to large warships.
Northrop Grumman facility at Grand Sky business park
Apr 21, 2017 - 3:48 PM
The Global Hawk manufacturer is one of two anchor tenants at the Grand Sky unmanned aircraft systems business park with General Atomics.