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Stocks have been depleted during airstrikes in Yemen, as well as in support of the U.S.-led air campaign over Iraq and Syria.
Launched from strategic bombers, the Kh-101 is an air-launched version of the Cold War-era Kh-55.
The manufacturer argues that its Boeing 737-based platform will be cheaper overall to operate than smaller Gulfstream and Bombardier rivals.
S-300PMU-2 air defense systems that were intended for Syria are being diverted.
A multi-year buy will keep the ‘Herk’ in production; the UK has been offered an MPA conversion
A summary with links to AIN’s comprehensive coverage of defense news from the Dubai Air Show
The US is making adjustments to the air campaign over Iraq and Syria – and helping out over Yemen
System provides precision targeting and surveillance capabilities, among others.
Deliveries to the UAE Joint Aviation Command are expected to begin in 2019, AgustaWestland said.
Lockheed Martin demonstrated the Indago quadrotor UAS equipped with an EO/IR payload over Dubai.