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For the first time, the service released an artist's rendering of the new Long Range Strike-Bomber revealing a similar design to the B-2 Spirit.
The new variant is being developed under GA-ASI's "Certifiable Predator B" effort to build a NATO-certified production aircraft.
But the Russian defense ministry has not yet ordered any of these upgraded heavy-lift machines.
The Raytheon-led team will offer a variant of the Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi M-346 twin-engine trainer for the U.S. Air Force requirement.
Ukraine-Russia split prevents finish of Antonov upgrade; MTA project to replace An-32s also founders.
Progress with Brazilian program, and the overall sales campaign, was described in a briefing at the Singapore Airshow
After years of development, Airbus D&S has gained a first order for the solar-powered high-altitude vehicle,
AIN's summary of defense developments at Asia-Pacific’s largest airshow.
Airbus DS has enjoyed considerable success recently with its small military transports by offering them adapted for a wide range of roles.
Embraer said the KC-390 program is on track to begin deliveries to the Brazilian Air Force in 2018.