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July 21, 2017, 7:28 AM

Russia’s MAKS Show Highlights T-50 PAKFA Progress

The fifth-generation fighter is cleared for limited production; new UAVs and helicopters were on display

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Mar 20, 2015 - 8:29 AM
Pilatus sold five more PC-7s to Malaysia, but C-130 and S-61 upgrades were not confirmed, and the MRCA remains unfunded.
F-35A Lightning II at Nellis Air Force Base
Mar 19, 2015 - 4:20 PM
The Department of Defense lowered its projected cost of procuring the F-35 by $7.5 billion due to reduced labor costs and inflation estimates.
Mar 17, 2015 - 10:19 AM
H155 to be basis for civil and armed helicopters in $1.5 billion deal.
Mar 17, 2015 - 7:40 AM
Nonfatal collision between Indonesian turboprops during practice for LIMA
Mar 17, 2015 - 7:22 AM
Northrop Grumman is developing a longer endurance version that does not rely on in-flight refueling.
Italy's first F-35A rolls out at Cameri air base in Italy
Mar 16, 2015 - 3:36 PM
Manufacturers rolled out the first F-35A built at the Cameri Final Assembly and Check-Out facility in Italy.
Mar 13, 2015 - 11:04 AM
The AgustaWestland AW101 has been adapted by Kawasaki for the unusual mission
Mar 12, 2015 - 4:03 PM
The recent deal with Egypt includes three deliveries this year. The Neuron UCAV has flown 100 times.
Mar 12, 2015 - 2:46 PM
Israeli company adds to its range of special mission bizjets
Next Generation Bomber concept drawing
Mar 10, 2015 - 2:07 PM
The U.S. Air Force suggested it will award a 'cost-plus' contract to develop the new Long-Range Strike Bomber.