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The first Airbus A330 future strategic tanker aircraft (FSTA) for the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) made its first flight after conversion on September 13.
Last week Denel Aviation delivered the first fully upgraded Rooivalk back to the South African Air Force (SAAF).
Airlift manufacturers were prominent at last month’s African Aerospace and Defence show in Cape Town, highlighting the need of the South African Air Force
The EADS <link news/single-news-page/article/eads-confirms-barracuda-uav-flight-tests-in-canada-21829/ _blank>Barracuda UCAV technology demonstrator</link>
Singapore last week confirmed its choice of the <link news/single-news-page/article/alenia-adopts-new-tech-to-build-m-346-trainer-25398/ _blank>Alenia Aerm
Starting next month, Canada’s government will take delivery of six interim CH-148 Cyclone multi-mission, ship-based helicopters ahead of 2012 deliveries of
Israel’s Elbit Systems and French company Sagem Défense Sécurité agreed on September 15 to form a joint venture by early next year.
Earlier this month Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) began flight trials of the single Boeing 767-200ER it has converted to multi-mission tanker transport