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Triple Whammy for Team Rafale as Qatar Buys 24

French combat jet scores third export sale in as many months; UAE could be next.

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Feb 1, 2010 - 11:02 PM
Alenia Aermacchi’s M-346 Master advanced trainer is here in Singapore to compete against the KAI T-50 Golden Eagle for the republic’s air force jet trainer
Feb 1, 2010 - 3:35 AM
A deal to rescue the troubled Airbus A400M airlifter has been put together.
Feb 1, 2010 - 3:32 AM
There can be few finer sights in aviation than a General Dynamics F-111 bomber demonstrating the “dump-and-burn” routine.
Jan 31, 2010 - 9:08 PM
Years of speculation were brought to an end last Friday with the long-anticipated public debut of Russia’s new Sukhoi T-50 fighter, on the occasion of its
Jan 31, 2010 - 9:03 PM
The B-52 design may be 58 years old, but the “Buff” is keeping pace with modern technology.
Jan 30, 2010 - 9:44 PM
Finland’s Patria has chosen Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) to perform a glass-cockpit upgrade for the Finnish Air Force’s BAE Systems Hawk Mk66 advanced j
Jan 30, 2010 - 9:34 PM
Here at the Singapore Airshow, Raytheon Missile Systems (Stand U01) is showcasing its Fish Hawk standoff antisubmarine torpedo.  While the weapon has
Jan 30, 2010 - 9:26 PM
Continued tensions in the Far East and southern Asia are ensuring that the region remains a major sales battleground for the world’s fighter houses.
Jan 30, 2010 - 9:26 PM
The design maybe 40 years old, but there is plenty of life left in the F-15 Eagle fighter.
Jan 28, 2010 - 4:19 AM
BAE Systems is offering technology and systems integration expertise to ship owners whose vessels are threatened by pirates in locations such as off the So