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The pilot of the Joint Strike Fighter conventional takeoff and landing variant aborted the takeoff “due to a fire in the back end of the aircraft.”
Previous EC725s for the nation's armed services were only partially assembled in Brazil.
The Eurosatory defense show in Paris was the site of several important defense announcements.
The multi-mode radar will increase situational awareness and threat warning in a high-traffic littoral environment, according to the company.
The vertical landing restrictions that are emerging cast doubt on an important part of the operational utility of the F-35B.
A fire above the right air intake was promptly extinguished after the airplane had landed, according to Sukhoi.
Aerostar of Romania is about to complete a contract to overhaul, re-life and upgrade eight Mozambique MiG-21s at its Bacau base.
Reasons for delays in the delivery of S-61T helicopters for use in Afghanistan remain unclear.
The Hermes 900 will replace the modified IAI Ranger UAVs, which are reaching the end of their life cycle.
Ecuador's air force will take three C295s by year-end and retire the last of its Avro 748s.