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January 22, 2015, 3:23 PM

Big Air Effort for Small Reward Over Iraq, Syria

Strict rules of engagement and scarce targets, result in most combat aircraft sorties returning with weapons unexpended

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Nov 16, 2009 - 6:42 AM
MBDA’s joint venture with Abu Dhabi-based Baynuna Aviation Technology, dubbed Baynuna MBDA Missile Technologies (BMT), has just been incorporated.
Nov 16, 2009 - 6:16 AM
Last weekend BAE Systems concluded the first flight trial campaign of its Mantis UAV, the world’s first twin-engine autonomous large UAV.
Nov 16, 2009 - 5:36 AM
<strong>Jet Aviation Joins JSSI’s Network of Mx Providers</strong><br />Jet Aviation of Basel, Switzerland, has signed a service agreement with Jet Support
Nov 16, 2009 - 1:25 AM
The movers and shakers of the airpower world were out in force here Saturday for the Dubai International Air Chiefs Conference.
Nov 16, 2009 - 12:34 AM
Northrop Grumman’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is currently undergoing carrier compatibility tests at the U.S.
Nov 15, 2009 - 9:01 AM
Letters of offer and acceptance (LOAs) covering the supply of Raytheon’s AIM-120C-7, the latest version of the proven advanced medium-range air-to-air miss
Nov 15, 2009 - 8:17 AM
There was good news and bad news for Europe’s troubled airlifter last week.
Nov 15, 2009 - 7:16 AM
Raytheon has successfully completed a series of firing tests in both hot and cold temperature extremes of the Talon laser-guided rocket for the UAE army’s
Nov 15, 2009 - 6:32 AM
The Saab 340 AEW&amp;C aircraft with Erieye radar, which is destined for the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF), took to the skies for the first time on Friday, f
Nov 15, 2009 - 6:30 AM
AgustaWestland last week achieved two significant milestones, with the first flights of two new military helicopter designs on consecutive days.