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Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has delivered the first nine T129s; will stage demonstrations in Poland this weekend
The Philippines service also accepted two AgustaWestland AW-109E armed helicopters during a ceremony at Villamor Air Base.
Closer working on maintenance and parts supply should improve the operational availability of over 100 aircraft
Pilatus won another competition for turbo-trainers; continues to also deliver PC-7 MkIIs and PC-21s
The third-generation helmet-mounted display system incorporates several improvements over the Gen 2 system.
The company will deliver two production-representative versions of its D-ILS system to the Air Force by July 2018.
Meanwhile, more upgrades of the aging Il-38 airframe will be completed.
The service awarded pre-engineering and manufacturing development contracts to Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Northrop Grumman.
A development from the Raven, with some features of the Puma, will be produced in Bangalore by Dynamatic.
Dual-mode guidance will improve the capability of Hellfire missiles launched from helicopters and UAVs.