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Tokyo Metropolitan Police Orders an Additional AW139 Helicopter

The contract brings to 4 the number of AW139s purchased by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Aircraft to enter service in 2016 More than 40 AgustaWestland law enforcement helicopters sold to Japan so far Over...

Iran Announced Plans to Begin Development of Ir.An-140T Light Cargo Planes

Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company HESA in Shahin Shahr aircraft plant on announced plans to begin development of An-140 light cargo planes. The Antonov Ir.An-140T is a light military transport aircraft developed...

Russia to Deliver New Su-30MK2V Fighter Jets to Vietnam

Russia will deliver new batch of Sukhoi Su-30MK2V fighter aircraft under a recent contract 2013 worth about $600 million. United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) will deliver 4 Su-30MK2 fighters to Vietnam. Two...


Exactly four weeks ago , all seemed well for the Airbus A400M in Germany, as the first German aircraft took first took the skies. But now, reports in well known German media cast doubt...
Ukrainian Air Force Mig-29

Ukrainian Air Force Mig-29s are being painted with a trendy digital camouflage

In the last few months, aircraft enthusiasts spotting military jets operating at the Lviv State Aircraft Repair Plant have taken photographs of at least three Mig-29 Fulcrum fighters (two single seaters and a two...

Northrop Grumman Delivers First Operational MQ-8C Fire Scout to the US Navy

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC ) has delivered the first operational MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter to the US Navy. The system will be used by ship-based commanders to improve the Navy's intelligence-gathering capabilities. The...

Photo: First UK A400M Atlas Delivered To The RAF

The first of the RAF’s A400M Atlas next-generation military transport aircraft has been officially unveiled at its new home at RAF Brize Norton.

PHOTO: Newly Modernized Russian MiG-31BSM

PHOTO: Newly Modernized Russian MiG-31BSM #57 RF-95477 #62 RF-92386 #34 RF-95451 #38 RF-95452 naval-flanker.livejournal.com