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Turbomeca signs support contract with Boeing Defence Australia

December 11, 2014 · 1019 Views

Turbomeca Australasia (Safran) signed a contract with Boeing Defence Australia to support a new training system for the Australian Defence Force (ADF) helicopters. Turbomeca will provide to Royal…

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Airbus Defence and Space wins A400M support contract from France and UK

December 9, 2014 · 1170 Views

Airbus Defence and Space has won a contract from France and the UK to provide a wide- ranging and innovative in-service support (ISS) package underpinning the entry into…

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GE Aviation, Hamble implements series production of in-flight refueling probes for Airbus A400M multi-role military airlifter

December 3, 2014 · 1052 Views

As the Royal Air Force receives its first Airbus A400M Altas at RAF Brize Norton, full-scale production of the refueling probe for the A400M is now well underway…

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Rolls-Royce invests in UK military engine support capability

December 1, 2014 · 1011 Views

Rolls-Royce has announced an £18m investment in Bristol, UK, to support the TP400 engine. The TP400, produced by the Europrop International engine consortium in which Rolls-Royce is a…

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Successful first flight of Airbus Helicopters’ EC645 T2

November 28, 2014 · 1106 Views

Airbus Helicopters’ newest lightweight military multi-role helicopter, the EC645 T2 (LUH SOF), has successfully completed its first flight. In the presence of representatives of the German Armed Forces…

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Boeing delivers sixth P-8I Maritime Patrol Aircraft to India

November 26, 2014 · 1205 Views

Boeing delivered the sixth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India, on schedule, on Nov. 24th, arriving at Naval Air Station Rajali to join five others being used by…

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US Marine Corps awards Rolls-Royce V-22 engine service contract

November 25, 2014 · 912 Views

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a new, two-year contract to provide aftermarket engine support for the US Marine Corps and Air Force V-22 fleets, which provides a more than…

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France announces order for Airbus A330 MRTT air-to-air refuelling aircraft

November 21, 2014 · 1020 Views

Airbus Defence and Space has been selected by the French Ministry of Defence to supply 12 A330 MRTT new generation air-to-air refuelling aircraft for the French Air Force.…

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Fokker signs agreement in principle for F-35 drag chute fairing assembly

November 20, 2014 · 895 Views

Fokker signed an agreement in principle with Lockheed Martin for the delivery of the drag chute fairing assembly for Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II. The drag chute fairing…

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Airbus Helicopters gets approval of new aircrew training system EC135 T2+ helicopter

November 18, 2014 · 929 Views

The Australian Government formally approved a new Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) from Airbus Helicopters, for the Australian Defence Force (ADF). Under the JP 9000 Phase 7 HATS…

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Honeywell to power Textron Scorpion Aircraft

November 17, 2014 · 883 Views

Honeywell Aerospace has been selected as the production aircraft engine supplier for the Textron AirLand Scorpion aircraft. Honeywell’s proven TFE731-40AR-3S engine was previously selected for the development stage…

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Northrop Grumman awarded contract to supply new mission computer for Marine Corps H-1 Helicopter upgrades

November 17, 2014 · 787 Views

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract from Naval Air Systems Command to deliver its next-generation mission computer for the Marine Corps’ H-1 helicopter upgrade program. Under…

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US Air Force awards Rolls-Royce multi-million dollar AE 2100 engine contract

November 12, 2014 · 1005 Views

The US Air Force has awarded a contract worth over US$100 million to Rolls-Royce to purchase spare engines and parts for its C-130J fleet and to support Foreign…

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Europrop International celebrates 100th TP400-D6

November 11, 2014 · 752 Views

The EPI Europrop International (EPI) engine consortium has completed the 100th TP400-D6 production-standard engine to power the Airbus A400M military airlifter. On November 11th, MTU Aero Engines in Munich…

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AAR selected by AMMROC to support design of new military MRO facility in the UAE

November 10, 2014 · 746 Views

AAR has been selected by AMMROC (Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center), the Abu Dhabi-based Joint Venture between Mubadala Development Company, Sikorsky and Lockheed Martin, to support…

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Rolls-Royce Snecma Ltd. signs contract with UK Ministry of Defence to launch feasibility phase for future combat aircraft

November 5, 2014 · 663 Views

Rolls-Royce Snecma Ltd., a 50/50 joint venture between Rolls-Royce and Snecma (Safran), has signed a new contract with the UK Ministry of Defence, in collaboration with the Armaments…

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Alenia Aermacchi signs contract for two C-27J Spartan aircraft with Slovak Defence Ministry

October 30, 2014 · 816 Views

On October 29th, Alenia Aermacchi and the Slovak Defence Ministry have signed a contract for the supply of two C-27J Spartan aircraft including the relative initial logistic support…

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Airbus Defence and Space and Tata Advanced Systems bid for ndian Air Force’s Avro replacement programme

October 29, 2014 · 735 Views

Airbus Defence and Space and Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) have submitted a joint bid to replace the Indian Air Force’s fleet of Avro aircraft with the market-leading Airbus…

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Snecma and Max Aerospace create joint venture in India

October 28, 2014 · 769 Views

Snecma (Safran) and Max Aerospace signed an agreement on October 21st, 2014 in Delhi, India to create a joint venture called Max Aero Engines Private Limited (MAEPL), which…

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Boeing delivers 300th CH-47F Chinook to U.S. Army ahead of schedule

October 27, 2014 · 345 Views

Boeing this month delivered to the U.S. Army, 75 days ahead of schedule, the 300th CH-47F Chinook helicopter. “This marks another benchmark for the CH-47F program,” said Lt.…

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