Archive for November 18th, 2010

Indonesian lawmakers will support U.S. grant for free F-16s

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Indonesia’s House‚Äôs commission on defense has voiced its support to accept or reject a grant for free F-16s.

Iraq cannot defend itself against air attack till 2013

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A U.S. general told AFP that Iraq will be at risk of airborne attack until at least 2013 after U.S. troops leave in 2012.

A400M engines close to certification

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The A400M’s TP400 engine has completed all its necessary tests required for certification.

Cracks found in F-35B

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Engineers from Lockheed Martin have found cracks in one of the F-35B STOVL fighter.
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Deliveries of MB-339A(NAT) to Al Fursan starts

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Alenia Aermacchi has started delivering the MB-339A(NAT) for the UAE Air Force’s Al Fursan (The Knights) aerobatic team.