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Tu-22M3s over the Black Sea

A pair of Tu-22M3 bombers flew a five-hour mission over the Black Sea, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced. Source …read more Read more here:: Alert5 (Air)

Snowmobile crashes into Black Hawk helicopter

A medevac Black Hawk helicopter from Fort Drum Army Base was damaged after a snowmobile collided with it at an airstrip on Huntington Road on Mar. 12. The helicopter crew was waiting for sunset...

Leonardo revenue up 4.3% in 2018

Italian defence and aerospace manufacturer Leonardo published results from its 2018 financial year on 13 March, with improvements posted across a range of financial metrics. The company generated sales of EUR12.4 billion (USD19.0 billion)...

US Army starts manned-unmanned demo for future rotorcraft

The US Army launched a manned-unmanned aircraft teaming demonstration programme on 14 March which is intended to help rotorcraft pilots better coordinate with autonomous drones in combat. …read more Read more here:: Flight Global...

USAF initiates search for new ejection seat

The U.S. Air Force has initiated a market assessment to identify sources for its Next Generation Ejection Seat, Flight Global reports. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Emily Kenney The new seat will...

U.S. Air Force deploy B-52 Stratofortress to Europe

The U.S. Air Force reported a deploy of B-52 Stratofortress long-range strike bombers to Europe. According to a news release put out by U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Public Affairs, a Bomber...

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