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Qatar selects Airbus A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transport

Airbus Defence and Space has been selected by Qatar to supply two A330 MRTT new generation air-to-air refuelling aircraft for the Qatar Emiri Air Force. Qatar´s choice of the A330 MRTT makes it the seventh nation to select the type following Australia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom which have […]

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Airbus Defence and Space at FIDAE 2014

Airbus Defence and Space, Europe’s number one defence and space company, will be present at the Feria Internacional del Aire y del Espacio – FIDAE, that takes place 25th-28th March at the Arturo Merino Benítez airport of Santiago de Chile. This will be the first time that the new division of the Airbus Group – […]

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Airbus A400M successfully completes first airdrop trials

The A400M new generation airlifter has successfully completed one of the most important elements of its continuing military flight-test programme – the first phase of airdrop trials. Flying over the Fonsorbes drop zone near Toulouse, an A400M development aircraft dropped a range of different loads by parachute during 11 flights over a two-week period. In […]

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Airbus Defence and Space introduces the Orlik MPT trainer

Airbus Defence and Space rolled out the PZL 130 Orlik MPT (Multi Purpose Trainer), a new version of the twin-seat aircraft with glass cockpit. This solution is a development of the Orlik TC II Garmin already in service in the Polish Air Force. The presentation of the aircraft was held in the Warsawa Okeçie factory, […]

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Singapore selects Airbus Defence and Space A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transport

Airbus Defence and Space has been selected by Singapore to supply six A330 MRTT new generation air-to-air refuelling aircraft for the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF). The aircraft will be delivered under the terms of a firm contract which has already been signed. Singapore’s choice of the A330 MRTT makes it the sixth nation […]