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Swiss Air Force Started New Round of Fighter jets Trials to replace aging fleet

Swiss Air Force Started New Round of Fighter jets Trials to replace aging fleet

On JANUARY 26, 2019 Switzerland received five bids to replace its aging fighter fleet, from European aerospace group Airbus, France’s Dassault and Sweden’s Saab, as well as Boeing and Lockheed Martin from the United States. Switzerland’s stable of Boeing McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C and D Hornets and Northrop F-5 Tigers is …

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U.S. Navy awards $3 billion contract to Build 24 E-2D Hawkeye early warning aircraft

U.S. Navy awards $3 billion contract to Build 24 E-2D Hawkeye early warning aircraft

The US Navy (USN) has contracted Northrop Grumman to build and deliver a further 24 E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft. U.S. Navy on 10 April awarded Northrop Grumman a modification to definitize the previously awarded E-2D Advanced Hawkeye (AHE) Lot 7 advance acquisition contract to …

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Indian Air Force Immediately plans to buy 21 MiG-29 & 18 Su-30MKI to address fighter jets shortage

Indian Air Force Immediately plans to buy 21 MiG-29 & 18 Su-30MKI to address fighter jets shortage

Desperately short of fighters, the Indian Air Force (IAF) is moving the government to buy an additional 21 Russian-made MiG -29 ground attack and air-defense aircraft, a senior official with knowledge of the development said. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has also confirmed plans of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to …

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