Archive for March 2nd, 2012

Turkey getting 3 AH-1Ws this month

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Three AH-1W helicopters diverted from the U.S. Marine Corps inventory will be delivered to Turkey by this month. Turkey requested for the attack helicopters in October last year.

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Indonesian military gets three Bell 412 EPs

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PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) has delivered three Bell 412 EP helicopters to Indonesia’s military.

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Kazakhstan buys two C-295s with options for six more

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Airbus Military has signed a contract with Kazakhstan for two C-295 medium transports that are to be delivered in 2013.
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Finland all set to buy AGM-158 JASSM

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Finland is set to sign a deal worth $238 million for 70 AGM-158 JASSM missiles to arm its Hornets. The U.S. Congress and Pentagon approved the purchase in November.
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Burns: No link between A-29 cancellation and Brazil’s fighter contest

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U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns assured Brazil that the recent cancellation of a contract for A-29s is not linked to the sale of Super Hornets to Brazil.

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