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France’s first Phenix multi-role tanker transport completes maiden flight

The first Phenix (Phoenix) multi-role tanker transport (MRTT), designed by Airbus Defence for France’s Armée de L’air (Air Force) made its maiden flight on September 7 from the company’s Getafe conversion centre near Madrid in...
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Alakran mortar carrier system secured first export order from a Middle-East customer

Spain's New Technologies Global Systems (NTGS) Alakran 120 mm mortar carrier systems has confirmed first export order from an unidentified Middle-East customer. According to the Defenсe Blog sources, Qatar or Saudi Arabia signed a deal with the...

Airbus Defence and Space delivers first A400M to Spain

The Spanish Air Force has taken delivery of its first Airbus A400M new generation airlifter – the most advanced aircraft to have been produced in Spain and one which will transform the nation’s air...

Spanish Air Force takes delivery of its first H215 military helicopter

In a ceremony held at the Airbus Helicopters plant in Albacete, the Spanish Air Force yesterday took receipt of its first H215, a robust, cost-effective latest-generation helicopter with an extensive mission capability. The purchase...

Spanish Army has introduced the two first HT-29 Caiman helicopters

The Spanish Army has introduced at the base ‘Coronel Maté’ in Colmenar Viejo (Madrid) the two first HT-29 Caiman. They are the new helicopters NH-90, using the latest technology, that join the airships’ fleet...

Several Spanish peacekeepers injured in landmine blast in Lebanon

Several Spanish peacekeepers were wounded on Wednesday when their  Iveco LMV armored vehicle triggered a landmine in the in southern Lebanon. The National News Agency said a vehicle belonging to UNIFIL's Spanish battalion was badly...

First Spanish Air Force A400M makes its maiden flight

The first Airbus A400M new generation airlifter ordered by the Spanish Air Force has made its maiden flight, marking a key milestone towards its delivery. The aircraft, known as MSN44, took off from Seville, Spain...

First Airbus A400M military transport aircraft for Spain leaves the paintshop

The first Airbus A400M military transport aircraft destined for the Spanish Air Force has finished its painting process and appeared in the colours of the customer. The aircraft, production number MSN44, left the paintshop at the...