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  1. US Navy launches review of pilot oxygen supply

    04.27 / 04:52 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    A top US Navy admiral and former F/A-18 fighter pilot will lead a comprehensive review of recent reports of pilots suffering oxygen deprivation or cockpit pressurisation issues on Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and T-45 Goshawk…
  2. Meteor integration gets boost for UK F-35s

    04.27 / 04:52 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    MBDA has been awarded a £41 million ($52.6 million) contract to begin preparing its Meteor beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile for integration with Lockheed Martin's F-35B for the UK. The European company – which will perform the activity at its Stevenage facility in Hertfordshire, England – says its funding allocation includes "test assets, productionisation and engineering work needed to support Meteor's compatibility and use from F-35…
  3. Israel seeks automatic collision avoidance for F-16s

    04.27 / 04:52 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    Israel's air force is negotiating the purchase of Lockheed Martin's automatic ground collision avoidance system (AGCAS) for its F-16 fleet. The system was developed to address the problem of accidents caused by distracted or incapacitated pilots flying into the ground in an otherwise fully functioning…
  4. F-35 will not attend Paris Air Show

    04.27 / 04:52 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    The Lockheed Martin F-35 will skip an appearance in June at the Paris air show, the joint programme office confirms. With the event less than two months away, the JPO has not received an invitation to attend and is not aware of any F-35 participation in the show, a JPO spokesman tells…
  5. T-X competitive field could expand, Saab suggests

    04.27 / 04:52 combataircraft.com Combataircraft.com - Military
    The Boeing/Saab team which is vying to win the US Air Force's T-X advanced jet trainer recapitalisation contest is on track to accumulate all required information by the end of this quarter, according to the Swedish…