C-27J Spartan

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Name: C-27J Spartan
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 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 - 5 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 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 - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

United States Army Special Operations Aviation Command (Airborne) bids farewell to outgoing commanding general

FORT BRAGG, N.C. – Paratroopers from the United States Army Special Operations Aviation Command (USASOAC) said goodbye to their outgoing commanding general, Brig. Gen. Clayton M. Hutmacher, during a change of command ceremony at Meadows Field, outside ... [Published DVIDS - Jul 02 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]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 2 reports

Coast Guard Acquisition Funding Still at Odds With Mission Requirements

12:34 PMBy JOHN C. MARCARIO, Associate EditorWASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard’s challenges are increasing as they continue to try to fulfill a broad mission set with an aging fleet and a looming capability gap until new assets come into the fleet, ... [Published SeaPower Magazine - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 4 reports

Alenia Aermacchi to train Coast Guard on C-27J aircraft

Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi is to train U.S. Coast Guard personnel on flying newly acquired C-27J Spartan medium-sized transport aircraft.The training services will be for the initial flight crews -- pilots and loadmaster -- and ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 3 reports

Alenia to Train USCG Pilots On C-27J

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Alenia Aermacchi has been awarded a contract with the United States Coast Guard (USCG) to provide training services for initial cadre members who will fly the USCG’s newly acquired C-27J. The training will consist of in-class sessions, ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Flight training of 11 NATO countries kicks off in Bulgaria

A 10-day training of the European Air Transport Command with the participation of aircraft from 11 NATO countries kicked off in the airspace of Bulgaria on Tuesday, officials said."The main objective is to synchronize actions in the conduct of joint operations ... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bulgaria To Host Large-Scale International Air Drills

Bulgarian MiG-29 r-27, photo by wikipedia.org.The European military transport aviation will hold international drills in the airspace of Bulgaria in the period 17 to 26 June, the press center of the Defense Ministry informed.The drills will involve 19 ... [Published Sofia News Agency - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 2 reports

VIDEO: Red Arrows land at RAF Fairford in the Cotswolds before Royal International Air Tattoo 2014

Comments (0)PAST and present aerobatic pilots swooped down today for the launch of this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo.Held at RAF Fairford, the yearly event will celebrate the 50th display season of the world-famous show, which draws thousands ... [Published Gloucestershire Echo Online - Jun 04 2014]
First reported Jun 01 2014 - Updated Jun 01 2014 - 1 reports

Esterline CMC Electronics To Provide FMS For C-27J Spartan

Will Be Proposed For The Fixed-Wing Search And Rescue Replacement ProgramFinmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi has selected Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) to provide the flight management system (FMS) for its worldwide C-27J Spartan fleet and for Team Spartan’s ... [Published Aero-News Network - Jun 01 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Coast Guard Commandant 'Delighted' to Get Air Force C-27s

WASHINGTON - Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert J. Papp said yesterday he’s “delighted” to receive 14 of the 21 brand-new C-27J Spartan medium-range aircraft that were consigned to the boneyard by Air Force budget cuts."It saves us about a half a billion ... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 09 2014]

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...the initial flight crews -- pilots and loadmaster -- and will consist of in-class sessions, flight simulation instruction, and in-flight training. "Alenia Aermacchi is proud to have the opportunity to provide the United States Coast Guard with outstanding training services that will help service men and women effectively perform their missions on the C-27J" the company said. Read more
...Guard with outstanding training services that will help service men and women effectively perform their missions on the C-27J," the company said. "The company is committed to providing a best value aircraft and respective sustainment services that will improve response capability and operational effectiveness for the USCG."
"The training will be held on a tactical background as close as possible to real combat operations in the contemporary conditions" the press release said
"We were made to feel so welcome last year and we felt obliged to come back to give the FRIAT members in particular the recognition they deserve for their support."

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Military aircraft from all over the world touch... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - 5 hours ago]
C-27A Program Exemplifies Pointless Secrecy [Published Defense-Aerospace - 23 hours ago]
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]
F-16, F/A-18 and Mig-29′s Solo demos at Roma In... [Published The Aviationist - Jun 29 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi to train Coast Guard on C-27J ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
Finmeccanica - Alenia Aermacchi Awarded Trainin... [Published Maritime Executive - Jun 18 2014]
Coast Guard Acquisition Funding Still at Odds W... [Published SeaPower Magazine - Jun 18 2014]
Written testimony of USCG for a House Transport... [Published Insurance News Net - Jun 18 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi to train Coast Guard on C-27J ... [Published UPI - Jun 18 2014]
Alenia Aermacchi to train Coast Guard on C-27J ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jun 18 2014]
Jordan’s CN-235/ C295 Pocket Gunships [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jun 18 2014]
Alenia to Train USCG Pilots On C-27J [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jun 17 2014]
Flight training of 11 NATO countries kicks off ... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 17 2014]
Bulgaria To Host Large-Scale International Air ... [Published Sofia News Agency - Jun 17 2014]
Finmeccanica - Alenia Aermacchi Awarded USCG Tr... [Published Marine Link - Jun 16 2014]
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi To Provide Traini... [Published SeaPower Magazine - Jun 16 2014]
179th would benefit from House measure [Published Mansfield News Journal - Jun 15 2014]
Babes and Dated Machine Guns at the 'Black Sea ... [Published Vice UK - Jun 10 2014]
Three F-35B Lightning IIs to fly at RIAT 2014 [Published Flight International - Jun 06 2014]
VIDEO: Red Arrows land at RAF Fairford in the C... [Published Gloucestershire Echo Online - Jun 04 2014]
Red Arrows team land at RAF Fairford for RIAT 2... [Published Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Jun 04 2014]
ANALYSIS: Czech champion Aero Vodochody's struc... [Published Flight International - Jun 02 2014]
Air force nearly put kibosh on fixed-wing searc... [Published Canadian Plant - Jun 02 2014]
Esterline CMC Electronics To Provide FMS For C-... [Published Aero-News Network - Jun 01 2014]
Caylym Looks to Support Aerial Firefighting Eff... [Published PRWeb - May 19 2014]
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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 ...
Alenia Aermacchi to train Coast Guard on C-27J ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Jun 19 2014]
Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi is to train U.S. Coast Guard personnel on flying newly acquired C-27J Spartan medium-sized transport aircraft.The training services will be for the initial flight crews -- pilots and loadmaster -- and ...
Coast Guard Commandant 'Delighted' to Get Air F... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Apr 09 2014]
WASHINGTON - Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert J. Papp said yesterday he’s “delighted” to receive 14 of the 21 brand-new C-27J Spartan medium-range aircraft that were consigned to the boneyard by Air Force budget cuts."It saves us about a half a billion ...
These days, the Baltic region is a buzzing hive... [Published The Aviationist - Apr 02 2014]
On May 1. the Polish Air Force will take responsibility for the Baltic Air Policing: four MiG-29 Fulcrums accompanied by more than 100 soldiers will deploy to Lithuania. Along with all the armament and equipment needed to keep the detachment active until ...
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