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BAE Systems and Malaysian Ministry of Defence Sign Hawk Agreement

Langkawi, Malaysia - BAE Systems and the Malaysian Ministry of Defence have today signed a contract that will see BAE Systems continue to provide support to the Royal Malaysian Air Force's (RMAF) Hawk fleet. The contract, a Direct Purchase Agreement (DPA), enables the RMAF to buy goods and services from BAE Systems, within an identified budget and under a set of agreed terms and conditions. This...

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Lockheed Martin F-35 Marks 20th Flight, 'CATBird' Takes Final Steps Toward Airborne Avionics Testing

FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 7 - On its 20th flight, the first F-35 Lightning II successfully tested engine performance and aircraft handling qualities at up to 20,000 feet as pilots and crew prepare for air refueling in the coming weeks. Shortly afterward, a dedicated test-bed aircraft began final check-out flights for airborne testing of the Lightning II's Communication-Navigation-Identification...

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Quantum3D Independence IG Solutions Placed Into Service at Recently Opened Boeing F-15E Mission Training Center

Quantum3D COTS Independence IDX 2000TI ER IG Solutions Provide Open-Architecture, High-Fidelity, Multi-Channel Out-The-Window and Simulated Sensor Realtime Visual Computing Solution for F-15E Pilot and Weapon Systems Officers at Boeing Mission Training Centers ORLANDO, FL, I/ITSEC 2007 - November 26, 2007 - Quantum3D®, Inc., a leading provider of Commercial, Off-the-Shelf (COTS),...

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Quatro Composites Provides Carbon Fiber Panels to Aircraft Manufacturers for Use in Drill Qualification and Assembly Shim Stock

Orange City, IA (November 27, 2007) - Quatro Composites, a leading designer and manufacturer of carbon fiber molded products, has been awarded three contracts to supply carbon fiber panels to airframers and tier 1 suppliers for drill qualification and assembly training. As the airplane manufacturers make the radical shift from aluminum to carbon composite materials for the primary structure, much...

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EDO Named DIRCM Supplier of the Year by SELEX

NEW YORK - July 2, 2007 - EDO Corporation (NYSE: EDO) U.K. business unit has been named Supplier of the Year by Finmeccanica's SELEX Sensors and Airborne Systems division in Edinburgh for contributing to the Directional Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM) project. EDO supplies flexible circuits and motors used to integrate DIRCM systems into various military aircraft. The DIRCM system eliminates or...

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StarterGenerator.com Announces Starter Generator Support Program for Bombardier Learjet Model 60 Aircraft

Off The Shelf Availability, Featuring Unison's Factory Overhauled Exchange Program For Bombardier Learjet Model 60 Engine And APU Starter Generators The Woodlands, Texas - August 29, 2007 - StarterGenerator.com is pleased to announce complete aftermarket support for the Bombardier Learjet Model 60 engine and APU starter generators. Through our distributorship with Unison Industries and its...

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EOS's Flame Retardant Laser-Sintering Material Takes Flight

PARAMOUNT PDS DELIVERS FLIGHT-READY PARTS FOR COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT WITH RAPID MANUFACTURING Novi, Mich., July 16th, 2007: EOS, the world-leading manufacturer of laser-sintering systems, today announced that Paramount PDS, a leading product development and rapid manufacturing company, uses PA 2210 FR material for rapid manufacturing of commercial aircraft components. PA 2210 FR, the first flame...

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Lockheed Martin to Upgrade Radar for Reconnaissance Version of Japan's F-15

Radar to Provide High Resolution, 24-hour, All-Weather Capability PHOENIX, June 19 / / - Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) announced today that it will upgrade radar capabilities for the reconnaissance version of the Japan Air Self Defence Force's fleet of F-15 aircraft As part of a Japanese-led team, Lockheed Martin will equip select F-15 aircraft with advanced synthetic aperture radar (SAR) pods....

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Simrit Debuts New PTFE Modified Fluorosilicone F229 Compound ......

Fuel-resistant compound offers improved strength and ease of installation PLYMOUTH, Mich., Jan. 10, 2007 - Simrit, the industrial sealing products division of Freudenberg-NOK, has introduced the new polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) modified fluorosilicone (FVMQ) F229 compound for the aerospace industry. Simrit's new compound meets the requirements of AMS 3383 specification.Approved by a world...

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Aviation Partners, Inc. Announces High Mach Blended Winglets for the Falcon 2000 Series

Retrofit Programs Available from Aviation Partners for Falcon 2000, Falcon 900 and Falcon 50 to Follow SEATTLE, May 21 -- Aviation Partners and Dassault have been in collaboration over the past year to develop an all new High Mach Winglet. The new Blended Winglet boosts the Falcon 2000EX range by 5% at Mach .80. It will be available both in production and for retrofit in the 4th quarter of 07....

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