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Foreign OEMs are teaming with Indian companies who will bid for the work.
Algeria is launch customer for latest version; report says package also includes Mi-28N attack helicopters and Mi-8 overhauls.
The new production line at Aviastar in Ulyanovsk is ready for high-rate production of the revamped airlifter.
Recent testing from Edwards AFB has included the first international air refueling, and the 25mm Gatling Gun
Delhi aims to sign the inter-government deal for 36 jets by year-end, despite local misgivings over lack of offsets.
Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has delivered the first nine T129s; will stage demonstrations in Poland this weekend
The Philippines service also accepted two AgustaWestland AW-109E armed helicopters during a ceremony at Villamor Air Base.
Closer working on maintenance and parts supply should improve the operational availability of over 100 aircraft
Pilatus won another competition for turbo-trainers; continues to also deliver PC-7 MkIIs and PC-21s
The third-generation helmet-mounted display system incorporates several improvements over the Gen 2 system.