Eurofighter Aircraft Newswire

Eurofighter Aircraft Newswire

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  1. US State Dept Approved FMS to Canada of C-17 Support | UAE...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Defence Industry Daily

    An F-35C loaded with the latest F3 software configuration has successfully hit a moving target with a GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb in what was the munition's first developmental release from the fighter variant. The successful test was made capable by the inclusion of Lead Point Compute logic in the software which enhances the effectiveness against moving targets, with the objective of reducing pilot workload.

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  2. Atlantic Trident 17 air demonstrations at Langley AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Raw video of media gathered for the start of an air demonstration by French, British, and American aircraft at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Va. on Friday, April 21, 2017.

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  3. Boeing pulls out of 'unfair' Belgian fighter replacement bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | UPI

    Boeing will not participate in Belgium's effort to replace its F-16 fleet, leaving rival Lockheed Martin and other European contractors in the competition, the company said this week. The aerospace manufacturer responded to the Belgian request for proposal with its F/A-18 Super Hornet, a multirole fighter marketed as a 4th-plus-generation aircraft.

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  4. Boeing pulls out of Belgian fighter competitionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Flight Global

    Boeing will not compete its F/A-18 Super Hornet to replace Belgium's fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16s, the company informed the nation's government this week. In a statement, the airframer says it will not participate in a 19 April bidders' conference, nor respond to Brussels' request for proposals for the new fighter.

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  5. Russia conducting munitions tests for T-50 aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | UPI

    Russia began testing the weapons for its 5th-generation stealth fighter with plans to complete the trials in 2017, according to state media reports. The Sukhoi T-50 aircraft , also referred to as the PAK FA, is being designed to have similar capabilities as the Eurofighter Typhoon and the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor.

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  6. Milestone Eurofighter Typhoon Produced, Delivered To The Italian AFRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | Aero-News Network

    The 500th Eurofighter Typhoon has been delivered to the Italian Air Force during a special ceremony held at Leonardo Aircraft Division's Turin site. Lt. Gen.

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  7. F-35A to Face Eurofighter, Rafale in Combat Exercise for First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | DefenceTalk News

    Red Flag is the U.S. Air Force's premier air-to-air combat training exercise. This is the first deployment to Red Flag since the Air Force declared the jet combat ready in August 2016.

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  8. Orbital ATK to Supply Rocket Motors for AIM-9P | LM Works on...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | Defence Industry Daily

    Italian manufacturer Leonardo has handed over its 500th operational Eurofighter Typhoon to the Italian Air Force. Marking the occasion was a ceremony at the firm's Turin facility and saw attendance from various military and security industry representatives, including leaders from Leonardo, NETMA, and Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug.

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  9. OPINION: Can Typhoon storm to further sales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Flight Global

    It was, as chief executive Volker Paltzo put it, a very special day as the Eurofighter consortium delivered its 500th production example of the Typhoon in Turin. Resplendent with its commemorative red tail livery, Italy's latest example joins a global fleet which includes jets operated by partner nations Germany, Spain and the UK, plus export customers Austria and Saudi Arabia.

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  10. 500th Eurofighter Typhoon Produced, Delivered to the Italian Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | DefenceTalk News

    The 500th Eurofighter Typhoon has been delivered today to the Italian Air Force during a special ceremony held at Leonardo Aircraft Division's Turin site. Lt. Gen.

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  11. 500th Eurofighter aircraft delivered to Italian air forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | UPI

    The 500th operational Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jet was handed over to the Italian air force during a ceremony held at Leonardo's facility in Turin, Italy. The event was attended by various military and security industry representatives, including leaders from Leonardo, NETMA, and Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug.

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  12. PICTURE: Eurofighter delivers 500th TyphoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Flight Global

    Eurofighter has delivered to the Italian air force its 500th Typhoon, 14 years after it handed over the first example to the UK Royal Air Force. The aircraft will become operational at the end of April, following an acceptance flight by Eurofighter and a number of key assessments by the customer.

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  13. Argentina emerges as potential L-159 customerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Flight Global

    Aero Vodochody is in early negotiations to provide its L-159 light-attack aircraft to Argentina, after the company officially re-established its manufacturing of the type following a 13-year production hiatus. The Czech Republic company produced one twin-seat L-159 in 2016 to fulfil an order for Iraq, and as a result is now ready to accept more new orders for the aircraft.

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  14. BAE Systems Awards Contract For Advanced Typhoon Simulator SystemsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 31 | Aero-News Network

    A contract worth more than a million Euros will provide advanced Eurofighter Typhoon simulator visual systems to the Royal Air Force. BAE Systems has awarded the contract to Esterline, based in Kortrijk, Belgium, further strengthening a relationship spanning more than 10 years on Typhoon synthetic training systems.

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  15. Malaysia only talking to Dassault about fighter purchase-French governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: A Dassault Aviation logo is pictured on the company booth during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition at Cointrin airport in Geneva, Switzerland, May 24, 2016. Malaysia, which wants to buy up to 18 combat planes in a deal potentially worth more than $2 billion, is now talking to only one supplier, France's Dassault Aviation, about its Rafale jets, the French government spokesman said on Thursday.

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  16. IWM Duxford Air Festival latest flying display additions announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Crow

    Thunderous contemporary jets, powerful military helicopters and dynamic parachute displays will offer exhilarating aerial excitement for all the family at the Duxford Air Festival in May. One of de Havilland's most famous planes will make an appearance at the festival over the May Spring Bank Holiday weekend. The de Havilland DH88 Comet, which won the 1934 England to Australia Air Race in 70 hours and 34 minutes, has been announced for the flying display.

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  17. Esterline visual systems picked for Typhoon pilot trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | UPI

    The two visual systems are to be delivered to Britain's Royal Air Force by the end of this year and will provide pilots with high-performance, high-fidelity visual systems as they prepare for operational deployments around the world. "The outstanding capability of the display system we have selected from Esterline was a key discriminator in awarding this contract and is vital in ensuring we deliver our training and support requirements to the Royal Air Force," Anthony Gregory, campaign delivery director at BAE Systems, said in a press release .

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  18. France's Hollande lobbies Malaysia to buy fighter jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Powhatan Today

    French President Francois Hollande lobbied on Tuesday for the sale of Rafale fighter aircraft to Malaysia, but Prime Minister Najib Razak said his government is not yet ready to purchase the jets. Najib said he and Hollande discussed the purchase of defense equipment during their talks, but that "Malaysia was not ready yet to make a decision" on the Rafale, built by French manufacturer Dassault Aviation.

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  19. France ready to negotiate Rafale jets pricing with Malaysia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    French President Francois Hollande and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak shake hands after a press conference at Seri Perdana Building in Putrajaya, Malaysia on Mar 28, 2017. KUALA LUMPUR: French President Francois Hollande said on Tuesday that France will be ready to discuss the pricing of its Rafale jets with Malaysia "when the time comes", after the Malaysian government remained undecided on buying France's fighter aircraft.

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  20. Malaysia: PM Najib tells France no decision yet on buying Rafale jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Asian Correspondent

    MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday he discussed the possible purchase of Dassault Aviation SA's Rafale fighter jets with French President Francois Hollande but remained undecided. "We're not ready yet to make a decision, but we take note of its success in other countries," Najib said at a joint news conference with Hollande in Kuala Lumpur.

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