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August 31, 2015, 3:27 PM

MiG-35 Prospects Are Still Good, Says Maker

No orders yet, but development continues, including radar and weapons

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E-8C JStars crew
Aug 10, 2015 - 3:40 PM
The service awarded pre-engineering and manufacturing development contracts to Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Northrop Grumman.
AeroVironment Raven
Aug 5, 2015 - 9:32 AM
A development from the Raven, with some features of the Puma, will be produced in Bangalore by Dynamatic.
Cross-section of Lockheed Martin’s JAGM design
Aug 5, 2015 - 7:28 AM
Dual-mode guidance will improve the capability of Hellfire missiles launched from helicopters and UAVs.
UAC model at Paris
Aug 4, 2015 - 12:22 PM
Western banks are withholding billions of dollars due to Russian companies; report names India, China and Iraq as biggest customers.
pilot mission briefing
Aug 4, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Su-30MKI combat jets impressed during a deployment to the UK; more orders likely as India drops MMRCA
RAF Typhoon, left, and Indian Flanker maneuver during joint exercise. (Photo: MoD Crown Copyright)
Aug 3, 2015 - 11:04 AM
Su-30MKI combat jets impressed during a deployment to the UK; more orders likely as India drops MMRCA
U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II
Jul 31, 2015 - 3:32 PM
Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 at Yuma, Ariz., is the first squadron to begin operations with the fifth-generation fighter.
Third A400M delivered to UK RAF is on display.
Jul 31, 2015 - 10:21 AM
The recent accident plus earlier problems still unresolved, have caused two writeoffs totaling €841 million within a year
Jul 30, 2015 - 2:34 PM
Boeing Australia is the prime contractor for a new training system for Army and Navy pilots
Embraer KC-390
Jul 30, 2015 - 1:29 PM
The Brazilian manufacturer said its defense segment is being affected by reduced government spending and a devalued currency.