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The average unit production cost (APUC) for the F-35 is now predicted to be as high as $112 million in current dollars, according to a Pentagon review of t
Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) flew the prototype of its Surion utility helicopter for the first time on March 10.
EADS will receive an extra €2 billion to continue the A400M program, as well as a loan of €1.5 billion to be repaid as a levy on future exports of the airl
A version of the Boeing 767 dubbed “NewGen Tanker” will win the reopened U.S.
BAE Systems agreed to pay a $400 million fine to settle a U.S.
India will test fly, in 2012, its indigenous airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) system integrated onboard a modified Embraer EMB 145, an official i
The Sikorsky S-92A will take over search-and-rescue helicopter (SAR-H) duties in the UK, following selection of the Soteria Consortium by the UK Ministry o
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is proposing aerial tanker versions of business jets such as the Gulfstream G550.
Brazil’s purchase of 36 new fighters has pitted the air force’s preference for the Saab Gripen, backed by a 10-month technical report, against a presidenti