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November 30, 2016, 7:44 AM

Saab Postpones Gripen E First Flight—for Good Reason

The company claims that pre-qualifying software to a very high standard will save time and money later on.

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MQ-9 Reaper fitted with dual-mode Brimstone missiles
Mar 25, 2014 - 4:19 PM
The U.S. Air Force should consider buying the British-made Brimstone for its Reapers, said a British official.
Turkish Air Force F-16
Mar 25, 2014 - 11:42 AM
Under new rules of engagement, Turkey treats any Syrian aircraft approaching the border as a military threat.
U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II
Mar 24, 2014 - 11:46 AM
The Republic of Korea Air Force is set to take 60 copies of the Joint Strike Fighter.
Tu-154
Mar 19, 2014 - 11:05 AM
Chinese incursions into Japanese airspace.
Mar 14, 2014 - 8:52 AM
The 56th Fighter Wing at Luke AFB, Arizona, will formally unveil its first Lockheed Martin F-35A today.
Rafale
Mar 13, 2014 - 10:22 AM
The final contract for 126 Rafales could happen in the coming months.