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June 30, 2015, 3:54 PM

South Korea Selects Airbus A330 MRTT as Future Tanker

The Airbus model was chosen over Boeing's new KC-46A and a Boeing 767 tanker conversion proposed by Israel Aerospace Industries.

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iXMotion, a French supplier of mechanical, electronic and software engineering and systems and a manufacturer of motion simulators, is here at Fa
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:43 PM
Sweden became the first export customer for the Textron/AAI Shadow 200 tactical unmanned aircraft system when a contract for two Shadow systems was finally
Jul 16, 2010 - 11:12 PM
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Jul 16, 2010 - 11:01 PM
Sweden is advancing its own Gripen development path alongside that of the Gripen Next Generation aircraft intended for export, which is currently awaiting
Jul 16, 2010 - 2:52 AM
Fifteen years after the concept was first mooted, NATO may finally acquire an alliance ground surveillance system (AGS).
Jul 16, 2010 - 2:39 AM
Blue-on-blue incidents have always been an unfortunate factor in warfare, but a series of tragic events in recent times has brought the subject into sharp
Jul 16, 2010 - 2:10 AM
At face value, the UK’s aerospace and defense industries might feel entitled to breathe a quiet sigh of relief and gently pat themselves on the back coming
Jul 16, 2010 - 2:05 AM
Alenia Aermacchi is stepping up the pace on the production line for its new <br />M-346 Master jet trainer at the Venegono Superiore factory in northern It
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:51 AM
This week’s Farnborough airshow will provide the closest look yet at what Irkut Corp.
Jul 16, 2010 - 1:43 AM
L-3 Communications is here at the Farnborough airshow highlighting some of the technology with which it has been able to assert itself as a leader in syste