AW-609: there are still doubts about who will buy it and at what price
Finmeccanica published today the following statement: "Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland's AW609 convertiplane has set the speed record on a route of a thousand kilometers ...
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The next multirole amphibious unit of the Navy
The Navy proceeds with its inexorable modernization. In conjunction with the FREMM program, the 800 million euro coup by Finmeccanica and Fincantieri ...
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The Italian F-35A Lightning II debuts with the first European flight
The first Italian F-35 Lightning II, known as AL-1 and assembled in the FACO factory - Final Assembly and Check Out - by Cameri, flew today for the first time in that ...
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COSMO-SkyMed: the collaboration between Italy and Poland is consolidated
Thales Alenia Space and Telespazio have reached an agreement with Teledife (IT, Telematics and Advanced Technologies Department of the General Secretariat of the Ministry of ...
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Boeing develops a "portable" antidron laser system
Boeing has published a video showing a new portable laser weapon capable of intercepting drones. The Compact Laser Weapons System has demonstrated its potential in ...
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Italian air traffic controllers operate a drone in civil airspace
After having carried out a first, fundamental, test for the safety of the flight of unmanned aircraft in the civil air spaces within the MIDCAS program, last June ...
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The NEURON flight campaign ended at the Decimomannu AM base
The campaign of experimental flights in Italy of the unmanned combat aircraft Neuron would have ended successfully and with the achievement of all the objectives ...
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F-35: first refueling of an F-35 carried out with a non-US tanker
The 29 July, a KC-767A of the Air Force successfully completed the first in-flight refueling of a US Air Force F-35A on the California High Desert. The KC- 767A ...
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Australia's first foreign customer to acquire an EA-18G Growler
Boeing and the US Navy today provided advanced electronic attack air (AEA) capability to a key ally of the ...
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Complete the C-27J flight tests with the winglets
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi has completed the flight tests of the modified C-27J with the addition of winglets to the ...
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Qatar Contract for "Low Level Radar" Surveillance and Aviation Defense
Finmeccanica-Selex ES will provide the Qatari Armed Forces with a system for surveillance and protection of space ...
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Rafale, golden business: everyone wants French hunting
We will keep the Rafale fighter production line open at least until the 2019 with a production rate of three units ...
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New contract from 160 millions of euros for AgustaWestland
Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland has signed a contract for the sale of ten AW189 commercial helicopters to RN-Aircraft ...
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Eurofighter Typhoon reaches the 300.000 flight hours
From the date of entry into service, the worldwide fleet of Eurofighter Typhoon has reached over 300.000 flight hours ....
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Qatar doubles the C-17 fleet
(Paris) Boeing and Qatari government signed an agreement to purchase four C-17 transport aircraft ...
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Air Force: T-346A used in the role of "aggressors"
The Italian Eurofighter pilots will train with M-346 aircraft, which will also cover the role of aircraft ...
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Companies invest in EarthLab, a Center for environmental monitoring
Telespazio France, e-GEOS, POST Luxembourg and SME HITEC Luxembourg have announced a strategic partnership in ...
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F-35A AL-1: first engine ignition at Cameri FACO
The 2 June, the Italian F-35A AL-1, the first F-35 assembled outside the United States, has successfully completed the ...
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The first Italian wingpan of the F-35A enters the production line
The first wing box manufactured in Italy and intended for an F-35A made its entrance in Fort Worth, in the line ...
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The French AWACS fly higher
The initialized operating capability (IOC) of the modernized French AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) was ...
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