Mil-Log Marshall ADG awarded French C-130H upgrade study contract Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group (ADG) announced on 06 June that it has won a €1.25m study phase contract related to the upgrade of the French Air Force's C-130H fleet.
LONDON - The Algerian air force (AAF) has been conducting trials with the Airbus Military A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft. Demonstrations of the aircraft, using an airframe that is destined for the U.K. Royal Air Force, are understood to have taken place earlier this month at Boufarik airbase, the AAF's main transport airfield near Algiers.
Wunstorf, 14.05.2013, Y-Magazin 05/2013. Der zukünftige strategische Lufttransporter der Luftwaffe: der A400M Atlas. Seit März ist das Flugzeug von der europäischen Luftfahrtbehörde EASA zugelassen. Antrittsbesuch beim Lufttransportgeschwader 62 in Wunstorf, wo die 40 deutschen Flugzeuge ab 2014 stationiert werden. Es wird gebohrt, gehämmert und geklopft in der Halle 400 bei Airbus am Bremer Flughafen.
Posted by David Cenciotti in : Italian Air Force, Military Aviation , trackback Eurofighter Typhoons, belonging to the 4°, 36° and 37° Stormo (Wing), the Italian Air Force units equipped with the European fighter jet recently deployed to Decimomannu to undertake air-to-air combat training.
The concerned decision-makers in the UAE, notably the UAE Air Force (UAEAF), are said to have tendency to prefer the Eurofighter Typhoon to the Rafale aircraft. The following 490-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the chances of each aircraft to be ordered by the Emiratis, notably in terms of price and equipment.
The flight saw the aircraft, known as MSN7, take off from Seville, Spain, at 11:48 local time and land back in Seville 5 hours and 42 minutes later. Experimental Test Pilot Hugues Van Der Stichel, who captained the flight, said after landing: 'The performance of the aircraft was as expected and we had a very smooth flight, confirming the great handling capabilities of the aircraft.
The Royal Saudi Air Force has formally inducted into service the Airbus Military A330 MRTT new generation tanker/transport aircraft. Deputy Minister of Defense Prince Khaled bin Sultan dedicated the aircraft at a ceremony at Riyadh Airbase on 25 February. The aircraft is the first of a batch of three that have now been contractually delivered.