Archive for June 3rd, 2011

F-16 talks between Romania, U.S. ‘complicated’

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The U.S. ambassador to Romania said Romania’s request for second-hand F-16s is at a ‘complicated’ stage.
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LM willing to outsource F-35 production to Japan

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Lockheed Martin has indicated that its willing to outsource production of the F-35 to some Japanese companies if Tokyo selects the aircraft as its next fighter.

Australia seeks AIM-120C-7

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Australia wants to buy 110 AIM-120C-7 air-to-air missiles for its Project AIR 5349 to complete the upgrade of its F/A-18 Hornets.

U.S. Army pilot certified to fly Swiss Super Puma

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A U.S. Army pilot has become the first American to complete the Swiss Super Puma helicopter conversion course at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo.