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Spanish Air Force’s First A400M Rolls Out of Paint Shop

AIRBUS DEFENCE and Space announced today that it has completed the first Ejército del Aire (EdA – Spanish Air Force) A400M. The aircraft, T.23-01 ’31-21’ (c/n 044), was rolled out of the paint shop at Seville-San Pablo Airport, Spain, yesterday,

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Five More MD530F Cayuse Warriors Delivered to Afghan Air Force

AN ADDITIONAL five MD530F Cayuse Warriors have been delivered to the Afghan Air Force (AAF). The helicopters arrived at Kabul-Hamid Karzai International Airport on board a US Air Force C-17A Globemaster III from Travis Air Force Base, California, on June

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Delays for St Helena

Concerns over windshear have led St Helena Airport to delay to delay its official opening.  The newly built facility was due to open on May 21 after Air Safety Support International (ASSI) had certified the airfield on May 10, following

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Qatar Increases IAG Investment

Qatar Airways has upped its stake in International Airlines Group (IAG) from just under 12% to 15.01%.  The Doha-based carrier announced the investment at a press conference in Atlanta, Georgia, celebrating its new services to the US city. IAG is

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TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR AWARD WINNING RAF COSFORD AIR SHOW

Tickets for the RAF Cosford Air Show 2016 to be held on Sunday 19th June, have officially gone on sale today. With the 2015 event selling out weeks before the show took place and now having been voted the region’s

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PLANS FOR VE-DAY 70 CELEBRATIONS CONFIRMED FOR AIR SHOW

Organisers of the RAF Cosford Air Show today confirmed details of displays marking the 70th Anniversary of VE-Day planned for Sunday 14th June, along with the exciting news that the University of Wolverhampton will be sponsoring the VE70 theme at

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Dassault enjoys further export success with Rafale

Dassault Aviation said that Qatar has agreed to purchase 24 Rafale aircraft to equip its air force. Dassault reports that the contract between the State of Qatar and Dassault Aviation will be signed on Monday May 4 in Doha, in

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RED ARROWS RETURN TO RAF COSFORD

Organisers of the RAF Cosford Air Show today confirmed that the world famous Red Arrows would again be headlining the show on Sunday 14th June 2015. Acknowledged as one of the best aerobatic display teams in the world, the Red

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Last Operational CH-46E Squadron Becomes MV-22B Unit

Four US Marine Corps CH-46E Sea Knights perform a final air show appearance during a Marine Air-Ground Task Force demonstration on October 5 at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California. The helicopters are from Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364 (HMM-364)

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US Navy Plans to Order G550 CAEW for Range Support Mission

The US Navy will become the fourth customer to order the Gulfstream G550 CAEW, which is already in service with the Israeli Air Force and Republic of Singapore Air Force, while it has also been ordered by the Italian Air

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