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Pilatus Rolls Out 100th PC-21

Swiss company competes in a complicated market for turboprop trainers

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Jun 23, 2011 - 2:35 AM
According to the latest speculation, the A400M will soon gain an official name: Atlas.
Jun 23, 2011 - 1:53 AM
Nearly a year after the Sukhoi T-50 made its first flight, another fifth-generation fighter program made its debut, in the form of Chengdu’s J-20.
Jun 23, 2011 - 1:50 AM
Northrop Grumman, named to supply its large-aircraft, infrared-countermeasures (LAIRCM) system on the U.S.
Jun 23, 2011 - 1:45 AM
The last-minute problem with the gearbox of the TP400D-6 turboprop engine, which led to the decision to cancel the spectacular Airbus A400M flying display
Jun 23, 2011 - 1:00 AM
Saab is offering a version of its 2000 MPA (maritime patrol aircraft) to the Indian navy to answer that service’s medium-range, maritime reconnaissance (MR
Jun 22, 2011 - 11:00 PM
Israeli sensor specialist Controp Precision Technologies (Hall 3 C17) is displaying a range of its advanced electro-optic/infrared/laser payloads, includin
Jun 22, 2011 - 10:15 PM
As the culmination of a jointly funded cooperation program between Italian electronics house Elettronica and the Elop business of Elbit Systems, the Isra
Jun 22, 2011 - 10:10 PM
One of the biggest dangers facing helicopter crews around the world, and in current operational theaters in particular, is “brownout.” Rotor downwash can
Jun 22, 2011 - 10:05 PM
MBDA Deutschland conducted three firing trials of its PARS 3 LR fire-and-forget precision missile in late April as part of its campaign to sell the weapo