C-27J Spartan

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Name: C-27J Spartan
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Price receives Coast Guard award

U.S. Rep. David Price was awarded the 2013 Commodore Ellsworth P. Bertholf Award on Wednesday. The annual U.S. Coast Guard award recognizes one congressional leader for exceptional support of the Coast Guard and maritime safety and security.At a special ... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

India’s Avro Replacement Could Be Problematic

The new Indian government has issued the request for proposal ( RFP ) for 56 transport aircraft worth an estimated $2 billion, to replace the Indian Air Force’s aging Hawker Siddeley 748M twin turboprops, known as Avros. The final date for submission ... [Published Aviation International News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Alenia/ATK MC-27J gunship development progresses

Leave a CommentThe MC-27J Praetorian development aircraft with its 30mm gun stowed. (Alenia-Aermacchi)Development of the Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi MC-27J ‘Praetorian’ gunship under the lead of ATK is progressing, with the prototype recently completing ... [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

ATK and King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau set the bar for AC-295 Gunship

ATK and the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau have set the bar for base configurations of the medium AC-295 gunships for the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.Two lightweight gunships were recently delivered based on the Airbus CN-235 transport ... [Published New New Internet - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Conclude 1st Phase Testing on Italian Air Force C-27J

ATK reported that the ATK and Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi have successfully completed the first phase of ground and flight testing of the fully configured multi-mission MC-27J tactical transport aircraft with the support of the Italian Air Force (I ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

179th navigates changing political winds

MANSFIELD — “The Congress shall have Power to provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining, the Militia, and for governing such Part of them as may be employed in the Service of the United States.” – Article 1, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution.National ... [Published Mansfield News Journal - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

[Photo] F-16 flips on top of another F-16 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base

Strong winds are believed to have been the cause of a retired F-16 plane flipping on top of another Fighting Falcon at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Winds gusts of 66 mph most probably caused a retired F-16 to flip onto another F-16 at Davis-Monthan AFB, ... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Italy’s MC-27J aircraft completes first phase of ground and flight testing

The Italian Air Force's (ITAF) fully configured multi-mission MC-27J Praetorian tactical transport aircraft has successfully completed the first phase of ground and flight testing programme.Undertaken by ATK, Alenia Aermacchi and ITAF, the trials demonstrated ... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete Testing on Italian AF C-27J with Roll-On/Roll-Off Palletized Gun Systems

ATK (NYSE: ATK), announced that the ATK and Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi have successfully completed the first phase of ground and flight testing of the fully configured multi-mission MC-27J tactical transport aircraft with the support of the Italian ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Military aircraft from all over the world touch down in Fairford for Air Tattoo

MILITARY aircraft from all around the world have started to touch down in Fairford for this weekend's Air Tattoo.Thousands of aviation fan have been enjoying the Gloucestershire sunshine while watching the arrival of aircraft that have flown from as far ... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

C-27A Program Exemplifies Pointless Secrecy

Last week, the Project On Government Oversight blogged about the United States’ effort to supply the Afghan Air Force with the G222/C-27A Spartan transport aircraft, a poorly conceived and managed program that cost hundreds of millions of dollars and ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Why America’s military dominance is fading

It is often said Congress hates to cut or cancel weapons systems, usually for reasons relating to jobs and elections back home. But the record shows that Congress is much more likely to curtail new equipment purchases for the military rather than get ... [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jun 30 2014]

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"We are extending the Kingdom's investment in the AC-235 through the addition of new weapons and mission systems onto the larger C-295 platform to provide additional capabilities, more firepower and flexibility for the defense of the Kingdom" said Maj Gen. Atef Tell, Chairman of KADDB
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi noted: "The completion of successful testing with the Italian Air Force further validates the capabilities of the RORO gun and mission systems and demonstrates that the program is ready for fielding. This testing builds on previous gun accuracy flight tests done with the MC-27J at Eglin AFB in 2013 and will provide the aircraft with a vital capability and a greater mission flexibility at an affordable cost."
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi said: "The completion of successful testing with the Italian Air Force further validates the capabilities of the RORO gun and mission systems and demonstrates that the programme is ready for fielding."

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Price receives Coast Guard award [Published Raleigh News & Observer - 6 hours ago]
Alenia Aermacchi S.p.A.: Aerospace and Defense ... [Published SBWire - 13 hours ago]
Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 highlights [Published The Aviationist - 18 hours ago]
India’s Avro Replacement Could Be Problematic [Published Aviation International News - Jul 22 2014]
Alenia/ATK MC-27J gunship development progresses [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Jul 22 2014]
Economics 101 for the military [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Jul 22 2014]
ATK and King Abdullah II Design and Development... [Published New New Internet - Jul 21 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi North America, Inc.: Aerospace... [Published SBWire - Jul 21 2014]
Baseline weapons for Jordanian gunships announced [Published UPI - Jul 21 2014]
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Conclude 1st Phase Tes... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 21 2014]
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Conclude 1st Phase Tes... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 21 2014]
179th navigates changing political winds [Published Mansfield News Journal - Jul 20 2014]
Get an inside look at some of Farnborough 2014'... [Published al.com - Jul 17 2014]
Italy’s MC-27J aircraft completes first phase o... [Published Air Force Technology - Jul 17 2014]
[Photo] F-16 flips on top of another F-16 at Da... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 17 2014]
Gift Horses: Afghanistan’s C-130 Fleet [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jul 16 2014]
Gun system tested on MC-27J aircraft [Published UPI - Jul 16 2014]
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 16 2014]
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete ... [Published I Stock Analyst - Jul 16 2014]
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete ... [Published Auto & Transportation - Jul 16 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi North America, Inc.: Aerospace... [Published MarketResearch.com - Jul 16 2014]
Esterline CMC Brings Cockpit 9000 and 4000 to F... [Published Aviation International News - Jul 14 2014]
Military aircraft from all over the world touch... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Jul 10 2014]
C-27A Program Exemplifies Pointless Secrecy [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 09 2014]
Boeing KC-767 next generation tanker as you hav... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 08 2014]
New Coast Guard boss sets course for service [Published Air Force Times - Jul 07 2014]
ATR appoints Giorgio Moreni as Chief Financial ... [Published Aviator Aero - Jul 07 2014]
C-27A Exemplifies Billions Wasted In Afghanistan [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 03 2014]
United States Army Special Operations Aviation ... [Published DVIDS - Jul 02 2014]
Why America’s military dominance is fading [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jun 30 2014]
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Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 highlights [Published The Aviationist - 18 hours ago]
Here are some of the highlights of RAF Fairford’s Royal International Air Tattoo 2014. Even though the F-35B Lightning II aircraft could not cross the Pond to take part in the world’s biggest military airshow , the Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 ...
[Photo] F-16 flips on top of another F-16 at Da... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 17 2014]
Strong winds are believed to have been the cause of a retired F-16 plane flipping on top of another Fighting Falcon at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Winds gusts of 66 mph most probably caused a retired F-16 to flip onto another F-16 at Davis-Monthan AFB, ...
ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jul 16 2014]
ATK (NYSE: ATK), announced that the ATK and Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi have successfully completed the first phase of ground and flight testing of the fully configured multi-mission MC-27J tactical transport aircraft with the support of the Italian ...
Boeing KC-767 next generation tanker as you hav... [Published The Aviationist - Jul 08 2014]
We have taken part to a mission aboard Italy’s Boeing KC-767A to refuel another KC-767A tanker. The Italian Air Force operates a fleet of four Boeing KC-767 advanced aerial refuelers. The tankers are assigned to the 14° Stormo (Wing) based at Pratica ...
F-16, F/A-18 and Mig-29′s Solo demos at Roma In... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 29 2014]
Two F-16 Fighting Falcon jets, one F-18 Hornet and one Mig-29 Fulcrum were among the most interesting foreign guests of Roma International Air Show 2014. Along with the Frecce Tricolori and Patrouille de France display teams and the usual solo displays ...
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