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Boeing Phantom Eye HALE Completes Vibration Tests

Boeing Phantom Eye HALE Completes Vibration Tests

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

High-altitude long endurance unmanned airborne system marks major milestone in preparation for 1st flight The Boeing Phantom Eye high altitude long endurance (HALE) unmanned airborne system...

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Israel set for the world's biggest Air Show in Paris

Israel set for the world's biggest Air Show in Paris

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

Following successful battle experience with Iron Dome, the counter-rocket missile system, along with the Stunner interceptor, being part of the future David’s Sling, Arrow II, III and Barak 8,...

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142 Officers Commissioned into Indian Air Force

142 Officers Commissioned into Indian Air Force

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

Indian Air Force (IAF) got a new batch of officers with 142 newly commissioned Flying Officers graduating from the Air Force Academy (AFA), at Dundigal near Hyderabad. Marshal of the IAF Arjan...

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U.S. Air Force KC-46 Tanker to Feature Eaton Products and Technology

U.S. Air Force KC-46 Tanker to Feature Eaton Products and Technology

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation will be a key system supplier to The Boeing Company on the U.S. Air Force’s KC-46 Tanker program. Eaton is a world leader in aerial...

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DCNS names innovative Gowind OPV

DCNS names innovative Gowind OPV

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

DCNS named Gowind offshore patrol vessel L’Adroit at a ceremony that gathered more than 500 potential customers, partners, co-suppliers and employees. The L’Adroit programme spearheads DCNS’s...

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Honeywell Green Jet Fuel Powers first-ever transatlantic Biofuel Flight

Honeywell Green Jet Fuel Powers first-ever transatlantic Biofuel Flight

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

Use of Honeywell Green Jet Fuel saves 5.5 metric tons of net carbon dioxide emissions Green Jet Fuel now one step closer to commercial use with initial ASTM approval Honeywell biofuel and...

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GE Capital Aviation Services signs order for 15 ATR 72-600, plus 15 options

GE Capital Aviation Services signs order for 15 ATR 72-600, plus 15 options

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of General Electric and European turboprop manufacturer ATR, today announced a new order for 15 ATR...

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Pratt&Whitney Canada to Flight Test C-Series Engine Imminently

Pratt&Whitney Canada to Flight Test C-Series Engine Imminently

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 20 Jun , 2011

Pratt & Whitney Canada, a United Technologies Corp. (UTX) division, will perform flight tests of the Bombardier Inc. (BBD.B.T) CSeries engine within the next month, President John Saabas said in...

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Can there be revolt against General Kayani?

Can there be revolt against General Kayani?

By: B Raman | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 18 Jun , 2011

 Can there be a revolt against Gen.Ashfaq Pervez Kayani, Pakistan’s Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), either by the subalterns or by senior officers due to their unhappiness over his...

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Al-Zawahiri: Advocate of Global Jihadi Intifada

Al-Zawahiri: Advocate of Global Jihadi Intifada

By: B Raman | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

Six weeks after the death of Osama bin Laden on May 2, 2011, Al Qaeda’s General Command has announced the appointment of Ayman al-Zawahiri, of Egypt, who was OBL’s No.2, as the new head of Al...

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Boeing 747-8 Freighter to fly to Paris Air Show on sustainable Biofuel

Boeing 747-8 Freighter to fly to Paris Air Show on sustainable Biofuel

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

Boeing will fly the new 747-8 Freighter to its international air show debut in a doubly historic fashion, flying the airplane across the Atlantic Ocean to the Paris Air Show using a renewable...

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Aerovision and UniAir present the 1st Falcon 50 Flying Camera

Aerovision and UniAir present the 1st Falcon 50 Flying Camera

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

The business aviation company AEROVISION and sister company UNIAIR, a maintenance workshop, are proud to present an exclusive aircraft specifically modified for aerial pictures. The pod camera...

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EADS enhances online services for media

EADS enhances online services for media

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

EADS press website now offering extended resources and services tailored to journalists´ needs EADS press twitter account goes online Dedicated microsite features EADS’ presence at Paris Air...

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Israel Highlights Latest Aerospace Trends at the National Pavilion at the...

Israel Highlights Latest Aerospace Trends at the National Pavilion at the...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

The 49th Paris Air Show taking place at Le Bourget, Paris June 20 – 26, offers the biggest showcase for Israel’s Aerospace and Defense (A&D) industries. Israel is participating in this biennial...

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Australia selects US Navy's MH-60R SEAHAWK Helicopter for AIR 9000 Phase 8...

Australia selects US Navy's MH-60R SEAHAWK Helicopter for AIR 9000 Phase 8...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 17 Jun , 2011

The U.S. Navy announced the Commonwealth of Australia has selected the MH-60R SEAHAWK® helicopter to fulfill the Australian Defence Force’s AIR 9000 Phase 8 requirement for a fleet of 24...

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Rheinmetall unveils new HE DM11 secondary ammunition for MBT 120mm...

Rheinmetall unveils new HE DM11 secondary ammunition for MBT 120mm...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Jun , 2011

Rheinmetall recently revealed a new 120m HE round to a group of international experts at its proving ground in Unterlüß, Germany. It can be fired from any in-service 120mm smoothbore gun (L44...

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SELEX Galileo showcases its integrated airborne surveillance and air...

SELEX Galileo showcases its integrated airborne surveillance and air...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Jun , 2011

 SELEX Galileo, a Finmeccanica company, is demonstrating its leadership in airborne sensors, mission systems and integrated solutions as part of the Finmeccanica exhibit at the 49th Paris Air...

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Lockheed Martin MH-60R Lands on LCS for First Time

Lockheed Martin MH-60R Lands on LCS for First Time

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 Jun , 2011

The sun provided the light, a U.S. Navy photographer manned the camera and two Lockheed Martin programs provided the action during recent training operations in the Pacific Ocean. A U.S. Navy...

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Thales completes successful flight demonstration for full automatic one-ton...

Thales completes successful flight demonstration for full automatic one-ton...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 Jun , 2011

Thales today announced that it has successfully achieved, with its partner Boeing, the full automatic landing of a one ton class VTOL (Vertical Take Off and Landing) UAV. The automatic landing...

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Eurocopter innovation takes to the skies at Paris Air Show

Eurocopter innovation takes to the skies at Paris Air Show

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 15 Jun , 2011

Eurocopter’s commitment to innovation will be showcased at the 2011 Paris Air Show, where the company’s high-profile participation is to include the first public flight presentations of its X3...

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