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In China, Showed a Modernized Fighter-Trainer Aircraft JL-9

In China, showed a modernized aircraft a two-seat fighter-trainer JL-9 developed by the Guizhou Aviation Industry Import/Export Company (GAIEC) for the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) and the People’s Liberation Army Naval Air...

Advocates pressure US Congress to let small drones fly

Letting small drones fly for profit in US airspace would give a big lift to the development of unmanned aerial vehicles of all sizes, a Congressional committee heard Wednesday. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

India keen to joint EMALS program

News reports coming out of India say New Delhi is keen on developing the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS) with U.S. for its indigenous aircraft carrier.3 …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

Airborne version of BrahMos to be tested in March

The airborne version of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile will finally be test fired this March. “If everything goes according to the plan, the live test flight of the missile will definitely be carried...

Italy to upgrade Mangusta helicopter

The Italian Army has decided to upgrade its AH-129D Mangusta attack helicopter within five to six years. …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

Aernnova furloughing factory workers

More furloughs of workers are due by the end of January at the Alava province plant of one of Spain’s leading aircraft parts makers, a trade union announced. Basque Country regional union, the Eusko...

USMC prepares for amphibious combat vehicle contest

Key Points The USMC is looking to acquire 204 ACV 1.1 vehicles between 2018 and 2022 ACV 1.2 will reintroduce an organic over-the-horizon, ship-to-shore capability The US Marine Corps (USMC) is assessing industry responses...

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