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The Raytheon SDB II has passed a vital Pentagon review, and is slated for F-15s, F-18s, F-35s and maybe F-16s.
The capabilities embedded in the design of swing-wing supersonic bomber–the Blackjack–are not yet fully exploited.
Latest delivery to Ivory Coast brings African total beyond 60, and worldwide sales close to 900.
Boeing is upgrading the French fleet of AWACs aircraft, which are seeing the venerable 707 airframe still going strong.
Army to receive 15th NH90 TTH, Navy declared MU90 torpedo operational.
India’s selection of the Kamov Ka-226T for its recon and surveillance helicopter requirement was a blow to Airbus Helicopters, but a boon to Turbomeca.
Textron to bring range of military and special mission aircraft to Paris
Russia says its defense sales grow in 2014, despite economic sanctions.
The radar has been cleared for export in a forward-basing mode, and the missiles are attracting international interest, says Raytheon.
Modified S-76 has logged more than 75 hours of flight testing, including autonomous zone selection and landing.