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New draft rules for the export of U.S. military aircraft and parts will create a unified list of controlled products and a single licensing agency.
Throughout Operation Unified Protector, NATO spokespersons insisted that the alliance had remained faithful to the UN resolution 1973.
The U.S. Pentagon announced that the first payment had been made concerning the supply of Lockheed Martin F-16 fighters to Iraq
British, French and U.S. aircraft began the action in mid-March, in a “coalition of the willing” named Operation Odyssey Dawn.
British commanders are counting the cost of a major and successful contribution to NATO’s Operation Unified Protector.
The U.S. Air Force will proceed with a service life extension program of 300 to 350 F-16s.
Budget cuts to the German Armed Forces will force the renegotiation of contracts with two divisions of EADS.
China has ordered Ukraine-built engines to power the Hongdu L-15 jet trainer.
A new version of the General Atomics Predator/Reaper UAV series with multiple sensor control is ready for deployment to Afghanistan.
The U.S. Navy has taken delivery of the first five P-3C Orions.