NORDAM to manufacture F/A-18 spares for Boeing, US Navy

August 21, 2017 · 66 Views

Aerospace company NORDAM has released that it will manufacture spare F/A‐18 A‐D Hornet leading‐edge flaps under a new five‐year strategic agreement with Boeing through June 2022. The flaps…

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Rockwell Collins to provide Visual Display Systems for French Air Force FOMEDEC program

August 14, 2017 · 120 Views

Rockwell Collins will be playing a key role in the French Air Force FOMEDEC training program by providing a robust, proven and state-of-the-art visual display system for the…

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Airbus C295 SAR for Brazil ends successful world tour

August 6, 2017 · 107 Views

The first Airbus C295 search and rescue (SAR) aircraft for the Brazilian Air Force (FAB), which performed a successful five-week demonstration tour through four continents, ended its long…

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First Hawk advanced jet trainers delivered to Royal Air Force of Oman

July 31, 2017 · 196 Views

The Royal Air Force of Oman has taken delivery of its first Hawk advanced jet trainer aircraft. The two Mark 166 aircraft arrived at Masirah Air Base on…

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Embraer KC-390 successfully concludes world demonstration tour

July 23, 2017 · 277 Views

The new multi-mission military transport and tanker jet, the KC-390, concluded a successful 40-day demonstration tour. During this tour it flew over 19 countries and was presented to…

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IAI and Honeywell will jointly develop GPS Anti-Jam Navigation System

July 17, 2017 · 249 Views

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Honeywell Aerospace have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly develop an advanced GPS Anti-Jam navigation system. As part of the MOU,…

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L-3 Communications selects Rockwell Collins for KC-10 repair chain management

July 10, 2017 · 235 Views

L-3 Communications recently awarded Rockwell Collins a repair chain management contract to support the repair of over 500 parts for the U.S. Air Force on 59 KC-10 aircraft.…

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Rockwell Collins completes final cockpit upgrade for U.S. Air Force KC-10 tanker aircraft fleet

July 2, 2017 · 288 Views

Rockwell Collins has completed the 59th and final U.S. Air Force KC-10 cockpit upgrade with its Flight2 integrated avionics system. The upgrade was part of a six-year contract…

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Airbus Helicopters delivers final H145M to the German Air Force

June 26, 2017 · 120 Views

Airbus Helicopters has delivered the 15th and final H145M multi-role helicopter to the German Armed Forces (Bundeswehr). The helicopters, stationed in Laupheim, are operated by the Bundeswehr special…

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Aviall enters parts agreement with GE Aviation for F110 engine

June 20, 2017 · 120 Views

Aviall and GE Aviation have signed an exclusive aftermarket distribution agreement for spare parts supporting F110-100 and F110-129 engines that power the F-16 aircraft for a select list…

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Leonardo signs over €100m worth of contracts to maintain German and Spanish Typhoon fleet avionics

June 19, 2017 · 83 Views

Leonardo has signed contracts worth more than €100m with Airbus to provide avionics maintenance for both German and Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon fleets. These contracts will cover all repairs…

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VSR700 demonstrator performs first autonomous flights

June 19, 2017 · 196 Views

Airbus Helicopters has started autonomous flight trials of a VSR700 Optionally Piloted Vehicle (OPV) demonstrator, paving the way for a first flight of the actual VSR700 prototype in…

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Baines Simmons wins Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) consultancy contract

June 13, 2017 · 150 Views

Air Partner’s aviation safety consultancy company Baines Simmons has been awarded a contract to provide aviation safety consultancy services to the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO). The…

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New concept Hawk demonstrator aircraft takes to the skies

June 11, 2017 · 261 Views

A concept of a future variant of BAE Systems’ highly successful Hawk aircraft has flown for the first time at the Company’s military aircraft facility in Warton, Lancashire.…

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Vector Aerospace supports Pakistan Navy Sea King helicopter refurbishment programme

June 8, 2017 · 127 Views

Vector Aerospace Corporation, a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, has recently commenced a contract with the Pakistan Navy for the return to…

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First Japanese-Built F-35A officially unveiled at Nagoya Facility

June 5, 2017 · 277 Views

The first Japanese-assembled F-35A was unveiled at the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Komaki South F-35 Final Assembly and Check Out (FACO) facility on June 5. The Japan F-35…

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The Brazilian Armed Forces take delivery of two H225Ms

May 25, 2017 · 229 Views

In the last few weeks Helibras has delivered two H225Ms to the Brazilian Armed Forces. The first one –destined to the Army- has been delivered in the full…

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AAR selected to provide KC-46 palletized seating to U.S. Air Force

May 15, 2017 · 123 Views

AAR has been selected to provide the United States Air Force (USAF) with palletized seating systems to accommodate passenger carriage in KC-46 aircrafts in 10- or 12-seat configurations.…

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Boeing assembly of Air Force T-X in St. Louis to support 1,800 jobs

May 15, 2017 · 118 Views

Boeing’s decision to assemble its T-X Air Force training jet at its St. Louis facility is expected to support approximately 1,800 jobs in the region. If the Air…

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Rolls-Royce and Kale Group create defence aero engine joint venture

May 8, 2017 · 226 Views

Rolls-Royce and Kale Group, a major partner in global and national defence and aerospace industries, have announced the formation of a joint venture company to target aero engine…

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