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April 21, 2017, 10:06 AM

Iran Shows ‘Stealth’ Fighter, Jet Trainer and Missiles

The Qahar fighter was taxied, but has not yet flown. The Kowsar trainer was on static display. The missiles have been fired.

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TF-X concepte
Jan 30, 2017 - 9:58 AM
British company is confirmed as partner for the ambitious TF-X project.
U.S. Air Force air traffic controllers
Jan 29, 2017 - 8:31 PM
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ADAHRS
Jan 26, 2017 - 3:50 PM
The useful lifetime of the CH-47 Chinook military helicopter could be extended with installation of dual-use Archangel sensors.
T-100X display
Jan 25, 2017 - 2:39 PM
The team announced their partnership last February to offer the T-100 variant of the Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master.
B-52H Stratofortress
Jan 25, 2017 - 1:32 PM
The service reiterated its intention to award up to two contracts later this year for the LRSO technology maturation phase.
Su-30MK on the ground
Jan 25, 2017 - 7:31 AM
Goal is to improve availability, which has not been good, Indians say.
Jan 24, 2017 - 4:42 PM
The manufacturer is close to concluding a contract for F-35 low-rate initial production lot 10, CEO Marillyn Hewson told analysts.
Turkish Air Force in flight
Jan 20, 2017 - 9:58 AM
They say that their co-ordinated action has followed reluctance by the western coalition to attack the desired targets.
Jan 20, 2017 - 7:49 AM
The UK Ministry of Defence confirmed an order for the Crowsnest system to be carried by Royal Navy Merlin helicopters
BAE’s all-digital HUD
Jan 19, 2017 - 9:27 AM
Lockheed Martin selected BAE’s all-digital upgrade for increased reliability and performance.