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  • Russia orders more MiG-29SMT fighters

    Russia has signed a contract with the Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG (RAC MiG) for 16 more MiG-29SMT 'Fulcrum' multirole fighter aircraft, RAC MiG announced on 15 April. Valued at RUB17 billion (USD473 million), including ground support and test equipment, the order will see the RAC MiG deliver
  • Rafael looks at Iron Dome enhancements

    Rafael is looking at a number of enhancements to the Iron Dome missile defence system as a result of lessons learned over recent engagements, a company official told IHS Jane's in early April. Speaking at the company's facility near Haifa, its business development and marketing manager for the Air

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  • Cockpit Displays for the A400M Military Transport

    Type Avionic display system. Development The Airbus Military Company was formed in January 1999 to manage the A400M military transport aircraft project, formerly known as the FLA (Future Large Aircraft). Reformed in April 2003 as Airbus Military SL, the industrial partners involved in the

  • Targo helmet-mounted display

    Type Helmet-mounted display (aircrew) Development Elbit Systems' Targo helmet-mounted display (HMD) is part of the company's Helmet-Mounted Avionics (HMA) technology programme, being launched onto the market at the 2009 Paris Air Show, via it's Vision Systems International (VSI) joint venture

  • Vulcanair V1.0

    Type Four-seat lightplane. Programme Announced, and almost complete aircraft displayed statically, at Aero '14, Friedrichshafen, Germany, 9 to 12 April 2014. Updated version of Partenavia P.64/66 Oscar. Partenavia P.64 Fachiro III first flew on 2 April 1965 and entered production as Oscar B, 180

  • Kortik/Kashtan (CADS-N-1)/SA-N-11 'Grison'

    Type Close-in weapon systems. Development Since the early 1960s, the Soviet Army had relied upon the ZSU-23-4 Shilka (Awl) self-propelled radar-directed quad 23 mm anti-aircraft gun for short-range air defence. However, the limitations of this weapon system were clearly demonstrated during the

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