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The Ilyushin Il-80 is a modified Il-86 airliner for the control of the armed forces.
The ScanEagle joins the country's diverse but small fleet of foreign-supplied aircraft, which is increasingly being pressed into service.
Deliveries of the new light military support helicopter are on time and budget.
The U.S. military is taking disciplinary action after the AC-130 gunship attack on the MSF hospital that killed 30.
The island nation will spend more than $1 billion to modernize 60-70 F-16C/D combat aircraft.
The final aircraft assembled in Long Beach is destined for the Qatar Emiri Air Force, which will operate eight of the four-engine transports.
Shootdown of Su-24 prompts immediate Russian reaction to defend its warplanes, after a month of intensive airstrikes on the divided country.
British defense review restores maritime patrol aircraft capability, halts decline in combat aircraft fleet
A multi-year buy could ease the trend in the US, UK and elsewhere to reduce numbers and stretch out production.
Russia lands first export customer for its top-of-the-line jet fighter, after reverse-engineering fears are allayed.