News archive March 2015

29th March 2015

Netherlands moves closer to CH-47F acquistion

RAF C-130J deployed to South Sudan

Fallon rejects ‘modest’ description of UK’s anti-IS role

Saudi begins air strike campaign in Yemen

USAF starts researching helmet-mounted cueing for F-22

PICTURES: India accepts first upgraded Mirage 2000s

PICTURE: Swedish air force receives its last Gripen C

Malaysia transfers first S-61 Nuris to army control

US Marines stick to F-35B dates despite new problems

No US military aircraft in Paris flying display

US Army establishes first manned-unmanned unit

A330 flight control laws saved Voyager, inquiry finds

846 NAS comes home to Somerset

Airbus Group delivers first new UH-72A Lakota for Army initial-entry trainer mission

Here’s where a U.S. spyplane sought terrorists behind Bardo museum attack in Tunisia

The U.S. Air Force is deploying 12 F-15 jets to Europe as first Air National Guard theater security package

12th March 2015

Croatian display team pilots could break for Qatar

UTC considers tax-free spinoff for Sikorsky

US Army chief details aviation restructure savings

Twin crash prompts Turkey to order RF-4E retirement

Japan receives first MCH-101 for minesweeping mission

Maritime Ka-52K attack helicopter makes debut flight

USAF wants small, fully integrated JSTARS replacement

Transportation Museum welcomes new piece of history

Vector Aerospace demonstrates speed and excellence in Super Puma refinish

Airbus Helicopters UH-72A Lakota Delivers

U.S. Navy Super Hornet refuels French Rafale and Super Etendard jets over USS Carl Vinson

10th March 2015

PICTURES: ?Malaysia receives first A400M

9th March 2015

One-week study re-affirms A-10 retirement decision: USAF

Sikorsky plans vibration-free helicopter demo

Germany finalises order for 18 naval NH90s

Arizona Guard aviation unit shows strength and mission readiness in training operations

The U.S. Air Force has moved more A-10 Thunderbolt attack planes to the “Arabian Gulf”

Another stunning U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWqexq4td28

Watch A-10 Thunderbolt attack planes drop bombs, fire gun on shooting range in Central Europe

French Rafale omnirole fighter jet operates from U.S. aircraft carrier in the Arabian Gulf

U.S. aircraft carrier and part of its escort “sunk” by French submarine during drills off Florida

4th March 2015

MD Helicopters to redesign MD902 Explorer

Rolls-Royce opens first F-35 lift fan repair centre

Second A400M arrives at RAF Brize Norton

Dutch parliament approves first F-35 production order

Striking the heart of the enemy

Vietnam War veterans honored during ceremony at AF Memorial

‘Iron Horse’ sets off for final flight

Russia’s newest Su-30 multirole jets and Su-24 bombers practiced attack runs on NATO warships in the Black Sea

These Stunning Images of the U.S. A-10 Thunderbolts in Kuwait say a lot about their missions against ISIS

Chinese Air Force Nears Introduction of J-10B Fighter

3rd March 2015

Video of B-1 bombers night and day departures from Al Udeid airbase in Qatar

WWII pilot reunited with P-47

USAF considers supersonic engine for LRSO msissile

Expanded H-60 support deal could serve as new model

BAE given green light to export missile countermeasures system

UK details extent of combat activity over Iraq

Boom simulator to sharpen Israeli tanker training

Safety scares prompt Israeli air force training pause

AgustaWestland Announces Further AW609 TiltRotor Performance and Product Improvements

2nd March 2015

Photos of World’s last active service F-14 Tomcat jets overhauled in Iran

Boeing holds out for more Super Hornet sales

Japan Coast Guard receives EC225 for search and rescue and law enforcement missions

First Royal Thai Army Pilots, Maintenance Technicians Complete Training Course to Operate UH-72A Lakotas for Thailand