Archive for May 5th, 2010

Eight Pakistanis completed F-16 training in Arizona

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Eight pilots from the Pakistan Air Force have completed flying training on F-16C/D Block 52  at at Tucson, Arizona.

U.S. Navy request more time on multi-year Super Hornet contract

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The U.S. Navy has once again failed to reach a decision on buying 124 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and E/A-18G Growlers under a multi-year contact with Boeing.

Pentagon told KC-X bidders on contract start date

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Pentagon has told bidders of the KC-X contest that they need to start work on Nov. 12.

Basing options for 13 F-35B squadrons expected to be announced soon

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A decision on the basing of 13 squadrons of the F-35B is expected soon.

General Atomics Introduces Sea Avenger Carrier-based Predator C

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General Atomics  has introduced the Sea Avenger, a carrier-based derivative of its Predator® C Avenger UAS, to fulfill the U.S. Navy’s need for an unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) system.