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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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Textron booth
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:45 PM
Textron’s UAV range is being considered for a number of competitions, including France’s tactical UAS requirement.
Caravan EX
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:35 PM
Cessna's turboprop single may perform aerial survey, air ambulance, paratrooper, amphibious, surveillance, training and combat operations.
Jun 15, 2015 - 1:50 PM
Elbit Systems has unveiled a new airborne system at the Paris air show that combines Sigint and soft-kill EW capabilities
Jun 15, 2015 - 1:40 PM
Superhawk detector employs more than a million pixels to create a detector that can produce a 1280x1024-resolution, blur-free image in total darkness.
Martin-Baker ejection seat
Jun 15, 2015 - 8:00 AM
From the F-35 to basic trainers, British company offers world’s fighter pilots a means of escape.
Rafale Fokker 100
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:30 AM
Retired Fokker airliner modified to make it a platform for testing advanced systems for the Dassault Rafale.
JF-17
Jun 15, 2015 - 2:10 AM
First delivery is due in 2017.
Jun 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM
India expected to sign soon for 36, may still agree 90 more for in-country production.
Jun 14, 2015 - 1:00 PM
CAE and General Atomics developing the high-fidelity mission trainer specifically for Italian Air Force Predator A and MQ-9 Predator B.
Jun 14, 2015 - 10:20 AM
System will replace the current Patriot-based defenses by 2025.