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United Kingdom could procure Japan’s Kawasaki P-1 Maritime Patrol Aircraft

(Reuters) - Japan is asking Britain to buy its P-1 submarine-hunting jet in a deal that could top $1 billion, a major step in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's push to arms exports after decades...

China has developed a new military transport helicopter Z-18

China has developed a new military transport helicopter Z-18. The Changhe Z-18 is a medium transport helicopter developed by Changhe Aircraft Industries Corporation (CAIC) to replace the Z-8. The Z-18 is a single-rotor helicopter with...

Mi-26 Indian Air Force landed at the airfield at an altitude of 11,660 feet

Mi-26 Indian Air Force landed at the airfield at an altitude of 11,660 feet in Kedarnath. Kedarnath is a town located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath...

The MicroB-UAS is a mature, operational, advanced Micro-UAS

The MicroB-UAS is a mature, operational, advanced Micro-UAS, weighing approximately 1Kg. The MicroB creates a new niche in the UAS arena providing unprecedented Mini-UAV capabilities (over 10Km range, over one hour endurance, Stabilized video...

Pakistan interested to buy China’s Z-10 attack helicopters

Pakistan’s closest friend China is expected to give another gift this year, in shape of their famous helicopter Z10. According to reports, three Z10 helicopters are expected to be included in Pakistan Army aviation...

New Chinese amphibious aircraft AG600 advances with mid-fuselage completion

The mid fuselage of the China's home-grown AG600 aircraft has rolled off AVIC Xian Aircraft Industry's production line on December 29, 2014, according to Huanqiu.com. The AG600, once completed, is set to become the largest...

U.S. raid to free Jordanian pilot captured by ISIS allegedly failed

According to unconfirmed reports, the U.S. launched a special operations mission to recover the Jordanian Air Force pilot captured by IS militants after he was forced to abandon his F-16 over Iraq on Dec....

The USAF’s KC-46A Pegasus Tanker Finally Takes Flight

The USAF's KC-46A N461F Pegasus Tanker Finally Takes Flight. The Boeing KC-46 Pegasus is a military aerial refueling and strategic transport aircraft developed by Boeing from its 767 jet airliner. In February 2011, the tanker...