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July 19, 2016, 8:03 AM

Farnborough Show Brought Plenty of Defense News

A round-up of AIN’s comprehensive coverage of the event.

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CN-235 MPA Mexico
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:45 AM
Airbus Military has delivered the first of four CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft to Mexico,
Lynx MWAS screenshot
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:40 AM
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) of California belatedly revealed that its Lynx multimode radar
Dassault Rafale
Nov 18, 2011 - 12:05 PM
UAE official declares French Rafale offer uncompetitive
Boeing P-8A
Nov 18, 2011 - 11:49 AM
Boeing has expanded on its proposal to replace the U.S. Air Force E-8 Joint STARS air-ground surveillance aircraft (AGS) with a version of the P-8 Poseidon
M346 Italian AF
Nov 18, 2011 - 11:45 AM
The Italian Air Force accepted the first of six Alenia Aermacchi M346 advanced jet trainers. A second aircraft will follow shortly
Lockheed Martin’s Vigilance
Nov 18, 2011 - 11:40 AM
Lockheed Martin UK Integrated Systems has unveiled a self-contained sensor pod that can be fitted easily to helicopters and airlifters to convert them
The French will buy 14 A330MRTTs to pool in a common fleet
Nov 18, 2011 - 11:37 AM
The French Air Force will sign a contract for between five and seven A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transports in 2013, with quick deliveries foreseen
L-3 SPYDR
Nov 14, 2011 - 11:49 AM
The SPYDR aircraft here is similar to the MC-12W, but Smith claims that L-3 is unique in being both sensor and platform-agnostic.
French air force commander Jean-Paul Palomeros
Nov 14, 2011 - 11:13 AM
Has the Eurofighter Typhoon really unseated Dassault’s Rafale as the UAE Air Force’s fighter-of-choice for a 60-plane order?
Airbus A330MRTT cockpit
Nov 14, 2011 - 9:08 AM
The A400M enters a new phase of turbulence, with Germany looking to slash its purchase to 40 from 53 and France looking to renegotiate a maintenance.