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June 30, 2016, 10:18 AM

F-35s Cross The Atlantic Ready for UK Show Debuts

Two years after an abortive attempt, the stealth jets are making their first appearances in Europe.

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helicopter
Feb 16, 2016 - 1:20 AM
Boeing DSS outlined its sales prospects in the Asia Pacific region at a Singapore Airshow press conference
To minimize costs and maximize the effectiveness of its new F-35A fleet, the RAAF will have to closely follow U.S. weapons and training decisions.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Weapons and training decisions need care as the RAAF prepares to take delivery of its first F-35 squadron in 2018.
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:50 PM
Defense OEMs are queuing up at the Singapore Airshow to persuade Singapore to buy their aircraft.
Honeywell Defense and Space is the leading overseas supplier to Japan’s Kawasaki P-1 maritime patroller program. photo: Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Honeywell Defense and Space is a major player in the Asia Pacific area, and its strong results reflect continuing growth of defense spending in the region.
Textron’s first production example of the new Scorpion light attack jet should be ready by mid-2016.
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:29 AM
Textron’s business jet family now include the new Citation Latitude
aircraft
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Why go to Silicon Valley when Northrop Grumman says it has all the right technology for the Pentagon?
uav
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Chengdu has achieved a number of successes with its Wing Loong UAV. Now the company has developed a larger, turboprop-powered follow-on
Feb 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Israel’s Aeronautics is showing all three members of its Orbiter UAS family
helicopter
Feb 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Factors include the impact of the Chinese economy, airspace regulation and oil price
Feb 15, 2016 - 5:49 AM
Airbus Defence & Space’s light/medium transport range has generated healthy sales.