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Possible roles for UAVs considered after current patrol and rescue efforts deemed inadequate.
Saab and Embraer signed Gripen agreement at Latin American Defense and Security Show. Sagem also boosted Brazilian production.
The Northrop Grumman-built unmanned combat demonstrator will be retired now that it has completed its final test objective.
The Airbus Helicopters Caracel and the Raytheon Patriot missile system will boost the country’s military capability.
B-1Bs will shift from the Air Combat Command to join B-2s, B-52s and LRS-B under the Air Force Global Strike Command.
The consortium is pitching the AW119Kx for pilot training.
An F-35A based at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., will appear midway through the event, the organizers announced.
Procurement funds may be switched to indigenous LCA and Indo-Russian FGFA.
The Navy program office developing the new presidential helicopter plans to maintain the S-92 civil airworthiness certification.
Pratt & Whitney said it has reduced the cost of the F135 turbofan by 55 percent since the sixth flight-test engine.