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Brazil orders Airbus C295 search and rescue aircraft

Posted on 28 July 2014

Brazil has signed a contract with Airbus Defence and Space for the acquisition of three Airbus C295 search and rescue (SAR) aircraft. The three aircraft will progressively be ...

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Farnborough Airshows closes with US$ 201 billion orders

Posted on 21 July 2014

By the close of the exhibition, airshow organisers, Farnborough International Ltd (FIL), have confirmed the total sum of orders and commitments at the Farnborough International ...


Egypt orders additional Airbus C295 tactical transport aircraft

Posted on 17 July 2014

Egypt has ordered eight more Airbus C295 transports in a deal which will take its fleet to 20 and makes it the biggest customer for the market-leading tactical airlifter. The new ...


Airbus A330 MRTT tanker refuels A400M aircraft

Posted on 16 July 2014

Airbus Defence and Space has performed the first air-to-air refuelling of the Airbus A400M new generation airlifter from the A330 MRTT Multi Role Transport Tanker. In the course of ...


Kongsberg & AgustaWestland to increase co-operation for MRO business

Posted on 16 July 2014

Kongsberg Defence Systems and Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland signed a protocol for extending and increasing co-operation relating to Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) of ...

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Farnborough UK: KRET displays radio electronic avionics systems

Posted on 15 July 2014

At the Farnborough International Airshow 2014, the Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies(KRET), a part of the State Corporation Rostec, is to take part for the first time under a ...