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June 17, 2019, 8:56 AM

Dassault/Airbus Next-gen Fighter Gets Lift from Spain

The Dassault/Airbus team has unveiled its New Generation Fighter mockup as Spain joins France and Germany in the project.

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Jun 26, 2019 - 12:45 PM
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Jun 24, 2019 - 11:10 AM
Newest Boeing/Saab T-X Trainer contract builds upon Collins' ejection seat and landing gear work.
Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics
Jun 20, 2019 - 2:39 AM
The KC-390 taps Embraer resources around the globe.
Jun 20, 2019 - 2:28 AM
Boosting defenses while also trying to maintain relations with Russia, due to needing to maintain legacy equipment, is not easy.
Jun 20, 2019 - 2:27 AM
It seems there's no alternative to ballistic missile defense in central Eastern Europe.
Jun 19, 2019 - 10:20 AM
The Italian air force and Leonardo have selected Decimomannu as the location for their International Fighter Training School.
Jun 19, 2019 - 10:11 AM
Normally considered and air-to-air weapon, the AIM-9X has been successfully tested from the NASAMS launcher without modification
Jun 19, 2019 - 8:44 AM
CAE Aviation has acquired the fortmer Saab MSA demonstrator and further modified it for contract ISR work.
Jun 19, 2019 - 7:34 AM
Airbus Defence & Space and Cosling have been selected to provide aircraft maintenance software for the French air force's Mirage 2000 fleet
Jun 19, 2019 - 7:23 AM
Rafael’s infrared-based surveillance system provides complete coverage of regional airspace with the ability to conduct identification.