Lockheed Martin Receives $156 Million Contract To Extend Canadian CP-140 Aurora Aircraft Service Life
MARIETTA, Ga., November 19, 2008 — Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has received a $156 million contract to provide the P-3 Aircraft Service Life Extension Program (ASLEP) for the Canadian Forces’ CP-140 aircraft fleet. Under this contract, 10 Canadian CP-140 Aurora… Continue reading
Important step for the Eurofighter Typhoon, the main European industrial collaborative programme. Alenia Aeronautica, a Finmeccanica company, has officially delivered the first Tranche 2 Eurofighter Typhoon to the Italian Air Force.
The aircraft – IS020 â€“ was flown to Grosseto… Continue reading
EADS Military Transport Aircraft delivers the sixth HC-144A Maritime Patrol Aircraft for the US Coast Guardâ€™s Deepwater Programme
Military Transport Aircraft of EADS has delivered the sixth HC-144A Ocean Sentry Maritime Patrol Aircraft for the US Coast Guard Deepwater programme. From a plan to purchase 36 aircraft, eight are already firm orders. The HC-144A is based on the… Continue reading
EADS Military Transport Aircraft has delivered today the first of twelve (12) military transport aircraft C-295 to Jorge Rolo, Chairman of DEFAERLOC (State owned company in charge of procuring defence material for Portugal) ordered by the Portuguese Air Force in… Continue reading
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the AW139 medium twin helicopter has now entered service with Saudi Aramco. Saudi Aramco’s fleet of AW139 helicopters is being used to support oil and gas operations in Saudi Arabia and… Continue reading
SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 19, 2008 — The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced today that it has successfully completed Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) upgrades on C-130 aircraft AMP 3 (H3). The aircraft moved into ground test and evaluation at Boeing’s Global… Continue reading
NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. — The F/A-18 Hornet community celebrates the 30th anniversary of the legacy aircraftâ€™s first flight today.
The Hornet, introduced as a multi-mission aircraft, was designed to replace the Navy’s F-4 Phantom and A-7… Continue reading
HAMBLE, United Kingdom–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GE Aviation today announced a contract award with Airbus for the design and manufacture of composite and metallic sub assemblies and components for the A350XWB wing trailing edge. GEâ€™s facility in Hamble… Continue reading
RIDLEY TOWNSHIP, Pa., Nov. 18, 2008 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced today that its CH-47F Chinook helicopter has been fielded by Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. This is… Continue reading
Hatfield, Hertfordshire: BAE Systems is targeting the buoyant Middle East market for near-term sales of its Avro Business Jet (ABJ) and is hopeful of concluding further business before the end of the year.
Speaking today at the Middle East Business… Continue reading
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 18, 2008)Â -Â Rockwell Collins has been selected by Airbus to provide its Dispatch Program for Singapore Airlines to maintain its future fleet of 19 leased A330 aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in January 2009.
The… Continue reading