Wednesday 20 June 2018
Military aircraft

No near-term F-35 sales in Gulf region, says US

The US expects no near-term sales in the Gulf region for the F-35 warplane, saying current fourth-generation military aircraft with new upgrades are capable of handling the threats the region faces, the Pentagon said on Sunday. &q


Qatar gets 4th C-17 transport plane from Boeing

The Qatar Emiri Air Force (QEAF) has received its fourth C-17 Globemaster III, a high-wing, four-engine, T-tailed military-transport aircraft, today in Long Beach, California. The delivery reflects Qatar’s agreement with the


Lockheed acquires stake in Ammroc

Abu Dhabi-based Advanced Military Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center (Ammroc) announced that Lockheed Martin, a leading developer of advanced military aircraft, has acquired an equity stake in Ammroc. With this, Lockheed joins shareho


US plans $60 billion arms sale for Saudi Arabia

The US plans to sell up to $60 billion worth of military aircraft to Saudi Arabia, the US State Department told a news conference. Andrew Shapiro, the assistant secretary of state for political-military affairs, said the US administra

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