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South Korea Selects Airbus A330 MRTT as Future Tanker

The Airbus model was chosen over Boeing's new KC-46A and a Boeing 767 tanker conversion proposed by Israel Aerospace Industries.

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Nov 14, 2011 - 6:04 AM
At the Dubai Air Show, Elettronica is showing a range of the company’s products, including the ELT/572 directional infrared countermeasures set.
Boeing AH-64D Block III Apache helicopter
Nov 14, 2011 - 5:45 AM
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control is continuing to expand the capabilities of the Boeing AH-64D Apache Block III attack helicopter.
AGM-154C-1 Joint Standoff Weapon
Nov 14, 2011 - 5:36 AM
Raytheon has successfully completed fit-checks for the AGM-154C-1 Joint Standoff Weapon in the internal carriage bay of the Lockheed Martin F-35.
Northrop Grumman Fire Scout
Nov 14, 2011 - 5:04 AM
Northrop Grumman’s MQ-8 Fire Scout rotary-wing unmanned air vehicle is gearing up for a new at-sea deployment in January.
Cassidian Atlante UAV
Nov 14, 2011 - 2:07 AM
Cassidian is focusing on its unmanned air systems capability, as well as highlighting its security and communications activities in the Gulf region.
PAK JF-17
Nov 14, 2011 - 1:38 AM
The JF-17 Thunder fighter is to receive improvements that will start being produced with the Block-2 version from next year.
Unmanned Systems Orca UAV
Nov 13, 2011 - 12:24 PM
Swiss company Unmanned Systems is showing a model of its Orca rotary-wing unmanned air vehicle for the first time at the Dubai Air Show.
MiG 3-D Simulator
Nov 13, 2011 - 12:01 PM
Russia’s RAC MiG Corp is displaying a new simulator system at the Dubai Air Show this week.
United 40 UAV
Nov 13, 2011 - 10:58 AM
Arguably the most impressive new design on display at Dubai is Adcom Systems’ latest unmanned air vehicle, the United 40.
Nov 13, 2011 - 10:50 AM
Lockheed Martin is continuing to expand the capabilities of the Boeing AH-64D Block III helicopter with sensor upgrades.