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Progress Reported On Latest A400M Problems

But deliveries have slowed and long-term gearbox solution is still awaited

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Afghan Air Force Cessna 208B trainer.
Nov 12, 2011 - 9:50 AM
Training is just getting under way of the first military fixed-wing pilots to be taught to fly in Afghanistan since the early 1990s.
Boeing F/A-18E
Nov 12, 2011 - 8:02 AM
Production of the F-15 is currently due to end next year, after the last of 60 F-15K models for Korea and 24 F-15SG models for Singapore are completed.
Eurofighter
Nov 12, 2011 - 7:36 AM
Defense contractors vie for Middle Eastern fghter aircraft deals at the 2011 Dubai Air Show.
Boeing F/A-18E
Nov 12, 2011 - 7:18 AM
Boeing Military Aircraft (BMA) has stepped up its campaign to sell more F-15 and F-18 fighters.
Nov 12, 2011 - 7:03 AM
Sagem's defense and security businesses are thriving, especially in smart weapons and threat detection at airports.
F-16 arrives at Dubai 2011
Nov 11, 2011 - 7:27 PM
Huge Defense Deals To Dominate Dubai Air Show
Alexey Fedorov
Nov 11, 2011 - 9:16 AM
Later this year the Irkut Corp. will deliver the first Yak-130 advanced trainers to the Algerian air force.
Cogham avionics retrofit for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters.
Nov 11, 2011 - 1:12 AM
Cobham and Carson To Offer Sikorsky Helicopter Upgrades
Embraer KC-390
Nov 11, 2011 - 1:01 AM
Elbit Systems’ Brazilian subsidiary AEL Sistemas will supply the self-protection suite and directed, infrared countermeasures for the new Embraer KC-390.
Predator UAV
Nov 11, 2011 - 12:52 AM
Are kills by UAVs along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border being being aided by planted GPS tracking devices?