Archive for May 19th, 2010

Airbus will offer C-295 to South Africa

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Airbus intends to offer the C-295 for the South African Air Force’s (SAAF’s) new maritime surveillance, maritime patrol and medium transport aircraft program.

Boeing denies it will not bid for KC-X contest

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Boeing has refuted media reports that it won’t bid in the USAF’s aerial tanker contest.

Lawmakers want money saved from Super Hornet deal to buy more Super Hornets

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Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday said they will push for the Pentagon to use savings from a recent multiyear deal on the Super Hornet to buy more Super Hornets.

France confident Brazil will choose Rafale

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France is confident Brazil will soon confirm an order for 36 Rafale fighter jets. read more »

Australia grounds MRH-90 helicopters after one encountered engine troubless

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Australia has grounded its fleet of 11 MRH90 helicopters after one aircraft suffered a serious engine failure in flight. read more »