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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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Nov 12, 2009 - 2:26 AM
Four Dornier 228s operated by the German Navy’s Marineflieger-geschwader 3 “Graf Zeppelin” on pollution-control and surveillance missions are being upgrade
Nov 12, 2009 - 2:22 AM
Boeing is due to fly the first P-8A maritime patrol aircraft equipped with a mission system early next year as the program to replace the U.S.
Nov 12, 2009 - 12:22 AM
Last month Saab announced a partnership with Ultra Electronics’ UK-based Communication and Integrated Systems division covering the joint exploration and e
Nov 5, 2009 - 10:55 AM
Not unlike the way the Philadelphia Phillies’ chances of winning this year’s World Series decreased substantially on Sunday when they lost game four to the
Oct 26, 2009 - 11:14 AM
After years of investigation, Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said it would seek to prosecute BAE Systems “for offenses related to overseas corruption
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Oct 26, 2009 - 11:12 AM
The first Euro Hawk UAV for the German Air Force (GAF) was unveiled last month at Northrop Grumman’s Palmdale, Calif.
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Oct 26, 2009 - 10:49 AM
Airbus Military is increasingly confident about the technical progress of the <link news/single-news-page/article/how-europes-a400m-airlifter-failed-to-tak
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Sep 25, 2009 - 5:32 AM
The future of the VH-71 presidential helicopter program neared the wire last month as Congress worked to pass a final 2010 defense appropriations bill that
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Sep 14, 2009 - 12:27 PM
Boeing took a long-expected order from Canada for 15 CH-47F Chinook helicopters worth $1.15 billion.
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Sep 14, 2009 - 12:13 PM
With the delay to the A400M in mind, as well as tight defense budgets, BAE Systems Regional Aircraft is marketing surplus BAe 146 airliners to military cus