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Training is just getting under way of the first military fixed-wing pilots to be taught to fly in Afghanistan since the early 1990s.
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.
Defense contractors vie for Middle Eastern fghter aircraft deals at the 2011 Dubai Air Show.
Boeing Military Aircraft (BMA) has stepped up its campaign to sell more F-15 and F-18 fighters.
Sagem's defense and security businesses are thriving, especially in smart weapons and threat detection at airports.
Huge Defense Deals To Dominate Dubai Air Show
Later this year the Irkut Corp. will deliver the first Yak-130 advanced trainers to the Algerian air force.
Cobham and Carson To Offer Sikorsky Helicopter Upgrades
Elbit Systems’ Brazilian subsidiary AEL Sistemas will supply the self-protection suite and directed, infrared countermeasures for the new Embraer KC-390.
Are kills by UAVs along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border being being aided by planted GPS tracking devices?