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MH370 murder suicide plot never ruled out

Malaysia never ruled out the possibility missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 could have been downed by a suicidal pilot, former Prime Minister Najib Razak...

Airbus to cut defence jobs

The defence business of Airbus laid out plans to cut more than 2 300 jobs, citing a flat space market and postponed defence contracts....

Bizjet deliveries at decade high mark

Business jet deliveries across the globe hit a decade high in 2019, the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) said, helped by strong market demand...

Morocco starts maritime patrols with newly delivered King Air 350ER aircraft

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The Royal Moroccan Navy has begun using two King Air 350ER aircraft for maritime surveillance after they were configured for the role by Leonardo. The...

Nigeria to receive JF-17 fighter jets in November

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will take delivery of its JF-17 Thunder fighter jets in November this year, and A-29 Super Tucano turboprops in...

Drop in airline revenue forecast

The UN International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) forecasts global airline revenue could fall by $4 billion to $5 billion in the first quarter due...

Kenya officially takes new C-27J Spartans into service

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The Kenya Air Force (KAF) on 14 February commissioned into service its two new C-27J Spartan transport aircraft acquired from Italy’s Leonardo in a...

US Air Forces flies B-52 over Somalia on East African mission

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The US Air Force has flown one of its B-52 Stratofortress bombers off the coast of East Africa on a training mission, with the...

Mitiga Airport open

The only functioning airport in Tripoli reopened on Thursday following three hours of closure after missiles were fired at it, causing chaos and fear...

Senegal close to acquiring another CN235 from Indonesia

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Senegal’s Air Force is close to acquiring another CN235 transport aircraft from Indonesian Aerospace, after having acquired several from the Asian manufacturer. A representative from...

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Presidential pep talk on Armed Forces Day

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President Cyril Ramaphosa had his Commander-in-Chief cap on when he addressed the country’s airmen, military medics, sailors and soldiers in Polokwane last Friday. Sadly, he...