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May 16, 2018, 8:12 AM

Jordan Displays New, Upgraded Aircraft at SOFEX Show

The country’s air force has bought Mil Mi-26 helicopters, Chinese CH-4 armed drones, and new trainers. Key upgrades were also shown.

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