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June 21, 2017, 10:52 AM

F-35 Stamps Fifth-Gen Authority On Paris

JSF makes statements on the air and on the ground at the 2017 Salon du Bourget, where it was the star of the show.

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Feb 15, 2016 - 12:50 PM
Defense OEMs are queuing up at the Singapore Airshow to persuade Singapore to buy their aircraft.
Honeywell Defense and Space is the leading overseas supplier to Japan’s Kawasaki P-1 maritime patroller program. photo: Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:50 AM
Honeywell Defense and Space is a major player in the Asia Pacific area, and its strong results reflect continuing growth of defense spending in the region.
Textron’s first production example of the new Scorpion light attack jet should be ready by mid-2016.
Feb 15, 2016 - 11:29 AM
Textron’s business jet family now include the new Citation Latitude
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Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Why go to Silicon Valley when Northrop Grumman says it has all the right technology for the Pentagon?
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Feb 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Chengdu has achieved a number of successes with its Wing Loong UAV. Now the company has developed a larger, turboprop-powered follow-on
Feb 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Israel’s Aeronautics is showing all three members of its Orbiter UAS family
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Feb 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Factors include the impact of the Chinese economy, airspace regulation and oil price
Feb 15, 2016 - 5:49 AM
Airbus Defence & Space’s light/medium transport range has generated healthy sales.
Feb 14, 2016 - 11:32 PM
Visiting the “Abode of Peace” before the show, journalists got to see how Canada’s CAE has created a training paradise.
Feb 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM
Having selected the Pilatus PC-21 to fulfill its basic training needs last year, the Royal Australian Air Force is gearing up toward service entry in 2017