Archive for November 3rd, 2010

LM wants F-22 to have common avionics with F-35

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Stephen Trimble reports on a move by Lockheed Martin to have the F-22 share a common architecture with the F-35.
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Italy to buy 22 helicopters

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Italy will purchase 10 search-and-rescue AW139 helicopters and 12 combat AW101 helicopters for its air force.

Venezuela may transfer S-300 to Iran

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Israel has warned Russia that Iran might obtain the S-300 missile system by transferring it from Venezuela.
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F-35 faces up to 3 year delays, costs $5 billion more

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The F-35 could cost $5 billion more to develop and take three more years to finish testing.

Vulcan saved again

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The Vulcan to The Sky Trust has secured £43,000 in donations that will keep Avro Vulcan XH558 flying till next year.