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August 16, 2017, 2:48 PM

Britain’s Costly Carrier Enters Home Port

HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of two huge new warships, completed initial sea trials, but won’t be operational until the end of 2020.

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The multi-mission KC-390 military transport.
Jun 19, 2017 - 9:36 AM
Embraer expects to begin deliveries of the KC-390 to the Brazilian air force in 2018.
F-35 takeoff
Jun 19, 2017 - 9:12 AM
The investigation into the root cause of a series of physiological incidents at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona was ongoing.
Jun 19, 2017 - 8:02 AM
The 30 multirole Caracal H225Ms are for search and rescue, transport and ground support missions.
Jun 19, 2017 - 7:47 AM
The Mid-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems III program has a potential value of $475 million.
Jun 19, 2017 - 7:29 AM
European missile house MBDA has unveiled a new family of precision-guided weapons with long glide ranges to provide stand-off capability
Jun 19, 2017 - 7:25 AM
Starting with the H160, the European rotorcraft producer has new plans for the future.
Jun 19, 2017 - 6:30 AM
Raytheon has warned about complacency over cyber security in the aerospace supply chain.
Jun 19, 2017 - 3:59 AM
The AT-802L is a conversion of Air Tractor's cropduster, with attack mission avionics and weapons
F-35
Jun 19, 2017 - 3:50 AM
Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Air Force have brought two F-35A stealth fighters to Paris.
Jun 19, 2017 - 3:34 AM
The French military flight test organization is testing equipment and weapons that are due to feature in the Miirage 2000D update program