Boeing signs a further contract to modernize the B-52s
The B-52 Stratofortress bomber was made during the Cold War, but its digital capabilities would have entered the 21st century thanks to the latest update in ...
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Upgrade the B-52 cargo hold
Boeing and US Air Force built the first prototype of a new launch system for the B-52 bomber. The change would improve the carrying capacity and ...
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Alenia Aermacchi: contract with MoD Peru for two C-27J Spartan
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi and the Ministry of Defense of Peru signed, on 31 December 2014, a contract worth approximately 100 million euros for the ...
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Finmeccanica: year-end contracts in all business sectors
End of the year marked by new contracts for the Finmeccanica Group; in the last days of 2014, four important agreements were signed which concerned all ...
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First positive US Air Force test for the KC-46 tanker
Boeing and the US Air Force successfully completed the first flight of the test cycle for the KC-46 tanker yesterday. The plane, a 767-2C, took off from Paine Field (Wash) at 09:29 (PST ...
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Alenia Aermacchi: contract from 120 mln with the Defense for three M-346
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi and the General Directorate of Aeronautical Armaments (ARMAEREO) signed the contract today in Rome, worth 120 million, for ...
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First release of a Storm Shadow from an Eurofighter Typhoon
Alenia Aermacchi, in close cooperation with its Eurofighter partners, has successfully conducted the first release test of the Storm Shadow missile within the ...
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Finmeccanica: over 400 million euros from the new Eurofighter radar
The value for Finmeccanica of the 400 billion-euro contract signed today in Edinburgh among the European Eurofighter GmbH consortium is equal to more than 1 million.
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Rosetta Mission: Finmeccanica's decisive technological contribution
As part of ESA's (European Space Agency) Rosetta mission, today the Philae lander landed on comet 67P ...
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Minister Pinotti visits the AgustaWestland facilities in Poland
The Minister of Defense, Roberta Pinotti, during a visit to Poland, went to the PZL -... headquarters yesterday.
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Italy will work on the sensors of the future Anglo-French UCAV
Yesterday Laurent Collet-Billon, head of the French Defense procurement agency (DGA), and Bernard Gray, ...
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Alenia Aermacchi: contract with MoD Slovakia for 2 C-27J Spartan
Finmeccanica - Alenia Aermacchi and the Ministry of Defense of Slovakia signed yesterday, 29 October, a ...
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The new "Minuteman III" missile ready for nuclear deterrence
Boeing successfully witnessed the flight test of a US Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) ...
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Delivered the 300 ° CH-47F Chinook to the US Army
Boeing delivered the 75th CH-300F Chinook helicopter to the US Army 47 days early this month. "This...
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Finmeccanica participates in Euronaval 2014
Finmeccanica, through its companies OTO Melara and WASS, participates in the Euronaval fair “International Naval Defense ...
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And the US agrees with Turkey for cruise missiles ...
Lockheed Martin has signed a contract with the Turkish company Roketsan for the production of cruise missiles ...
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Boeing delivers the 18mo P-8A Poseidon to the US Navy
Boeing delivered the eighteenth P-8A Poseidon aircraft to the US Navy on October 14. Will go to support another ...
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Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland: Chinese contract from 400 million
Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland has signed a contract with the Chinese group Beijing Automotive Industrial Corporation (...
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Williams International's FJ44-4M will drive the M-345 HET
After a selection process that included preliminary studies, then turned into a competition open to different ...
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Boeing delivers first Chinook - MH-47G "Special Operations"
Boeing on Monday delivered the first newly built Chinook in MH-47G configuration to operations command ...
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