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February 26, 2015, 1:21 PM

HammerHead Takes Flight, Gains First Order

The Italian Air Force has placed an order for the UAV conversion of the Piaggio Avanti.

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Before the long-delayed first flight of the A400M, the new airlifter’s TP400 turboprop was flown 18 times on a C-130 flight test bed (FTB) modified and flo
Feb 2, 2010 - 1:12 AM
A senior Pentagon official called for greater cooperation between the U.S.
Feb 2, 2010 - 12:56 AM
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Feb 2, 2010 - 12:54 AM
Lockheed Martin announced another order for Sniper targeting pods from the U.S.
Feb 2, 2010 - 12:48 AM
Selex Galileo (Stand J39) believes it can become a key player in defense electronics in Southeast Asia.
Feb 2, 2010 - 12:43 AM
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Feb 2, 2010 - 12:42 AM
As part of a strategy to shed its image as a maker of clever but lonely boxes, ITT’s defense segment last month announced a realignment aimed at propelling
Feb 1, 2010 - 11:02 PM
Alenia Aermacchi’s M-346 Master advanced trainer is here in Singapore to compete against the KAI T-50 Golden Eagle for the republic’s air force jet trainer
Feb 1, 2010 - 3:35 AM
A deal to rescue the troubled Airbus A400M airlifter has been put together.
Feb 1, 2010 - 3:32 AM
There can be few finer sights in aviation than a General Dynamics F-111 bomber demonstrating the “dump-and-burn” routine.