Latest Alenia Aeronautica Stories

2014-07-17 04:20:14

LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will serve as weapons integrator for Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi, providing 31 months of engineering services support for integration of MK 54 and MK 46 torpedoes onto the Alenia Aermacchi ATR-72-600ASW maritime patrol aircraft. Raytheon received a $5.7 million contract to support Alenia Aermacchi's test, integration and qualification for the external carriage and tactical employment of the...

2014-07-16 08:21:09

ARLINGTON, Va., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 Air Force (ITAF). The series of tests exceeded all test objectives and demonstrated the accuracy of ATK's side-mounted GAU-23 30mm cannon....

2014-05-26 12:21:50

LONDON, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Global Military Fixed-Wing Aircraft Market 2013-2023 - Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights: Market Profilehttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/europe/russian_federation/global_military_fixed_wing_aircraft_market_2013_2023_competitive_landscape_strategic_insights_market_profile.htmlSynopsisThis report shows the leading Military Fixed-Wing Aircraft market segments in various...

2014-05-19 23:01:24

Peru cites the firefighting mission as one reason it has purchased two additional Spartan C-27Js from Alenia Aermacchi. Fresno, California (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The certification of the Guardian firefighting system on the Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartan helped Peru’s Minister of Defense, Hon. Pedro Cateriano Bellido, in the decision to purchase two additional aircraft. He explained that the choice of the C-27J comes from the unique characteristics of the aircraft, which will allow it to...

2014-03-17 16:25:56

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Global UAV Market 2013-2023 - Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights: Market Profile SynopsisThis report shows the leading UAV market segments in various regions across the world. Details of top companies active across the global UAV market are provided, together with market size and forecast 2013-2023 for the main players across those areas. SummaryThe report...

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