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Paratrooping trials of the A400M

Airbus A400M Conducts Paratrooping Trials

July 27, 2014

Airbus Defence and Space has successfully completed the first paratrooping trials of the A400M new generation airlifter. Spanish Army troops took part in a series of jumps at drop zones in France and Spain. The 11-flight test programme, which also included freefall jumps from the ramp, culminated in the successful despatch of 20 troops – […]

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Rolls-Royce Receives US Air Force certification For C-130 Engine Enhancement Package

July 27, 2014

The US Air Force has completed final engineering review and approved the Certification Basis for the Rolls-Royce C-130 Engine Enhancement Package. This action approves the T56 Series 3.5 package for use on USAF C-130 aircraft as the service prepares to introduce the fuel-saving technology into its transport fleet. The C-130 Engine Enhancement Package includes specifications […]

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Gripen NG Aircraft

Embraer To Partner With Saab In Joint Programme Management For Brazil´s F-X2 Project

July 27, 2014

Embraer and Saab have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to partner in joint programme management for the F-X2 Project, pursuant to the selection of the Gripen NG as Brazil´s next generation fighter jet. Under this agreement Embraer will perform a leading role in the overall programme performance as well as undertake an extensive share of […]

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