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Sikorsky keen to sell S-92 VVIP helicopters to India

Sikorsky has indicated that it is willing to sell the S-92 VVIP helicopter to India. The American company earlier lost a competition to sell the helicopter to the Indian Air Force which ultimately select...

U.S. Navy EA-6B Prowler Sundown on Jun. 27

The U.S. Navy will hold the EA-6B Prowler Sundown event at Ault Field on Jun. 27. Joining the iconic electronic attack jet will be the EA-18G, P-3C, MH-60, C-40 and a visiting P-8A. …read...

Xi Jinping visit reveals H-6 bomber details

On 17 February a visit by Chinese Communist Party and People’s Liberation Army (PLA) leader Xi Jinping to a bomber unit of the PLA Air Force (PLAAF) revealed new details of its latest Xian...

US clears way for Slovakia Black Hawk sale

Key Points Slovakia is said to be considering the UH-60M and the AW139M to fulfill its urgent requirement for a transport helicopter DSCA estimated the deal could be worth about USD450 million The US...

Airbus opens engineering office in Poland

Airbus Helicopters opened a new engineering centre in Lodz, Poland, the company announced on 19 February. The new centre will employ approximately 100 engineers who will focus on mechanical design with an emphasis on...

Poland commits to spending 2% of GDP on defence

Poland will increase its defence spending to 2% of gross domestic product (GDP) by 2016 and expects to order EUR7.2 billion (USD8.2 billion) worth of military equipment in 2015, the country’s deputy defence minister...

SDB II live fire tests conducted at White Sands

Two all-up round live fire test flights of Raytheon’s Small Diameter Bomb II (SDB II) have successfully demonstrated the weapon’s ability to detect, track, and destroy moving targets, the company announced on 16 February....

HAL, Snecma sign JV on aero-engine parts

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and Safran subsidiary Snecma have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore establishing a joint venture (JV) in India to produce aero-engine parts. Under the terms of the MoU...

HAL awards Hawk Mk132 trainer support contract to BAE

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has awarded a contract to BAE Systems to provide support services for the Indian Military’s Hawk Mk132 advanced jet trainer aircraft. …read more Read more here:: Air Force technologie (Air)

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