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Langley Raptors… Coming to Combat Aircraft’s January issue

‘Cruising around in an invisible jet at 60,000ft flying at Mach 2, our adversaries know we’re pretty good at the air-to-air game’, … Read More

Polish F-16s set for extended-range JASSM

The US Defense Security Co-operation Agency (DSCA) has announced State Department approval of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Poland … Read More

First JASDF F-35 arrives at Luke

The first F-35A Lightning II for the Japanese Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) has arrived at Luke AFB, Arizona, from the Lockheed Martin … Read More

Norway sets sights on Poseidon

The Norwegian government has outlined plans to acquire five Boeing P-8 Poseidons as it sets about overhauling its maritime patrol and … Read More

Marine Corps’ F-35B proof of concept sea trials

Culminating the recent DT-III sea trials for the F-35B Lightning II, on November 19 the US Marine Corps operated 12 of the fighters … Read More

Canada seeks Super Hornets

The Canadian government has announced that it will launch a formal fighter competition to replace its CF-188 fleet. The news release … Read More

Lockheed Martin begins T-50A flight ops at Greenville

Lockheed Martin has commenced flight operations of its T-50A at its Greenville, South Carolina, T-50A final assembly and check out … Read More

Lockheed Martin contracted for Korean F-16 upgrade

The US government, via the US Air Force, has announced the award of a contract to Lockheed Martin for the modernization of South Korean … Read More

Mystery Chinese missile revealed

Regular Combat Aircraft contributor and Chinese aviation expert Andreas Rupprecht posted yesterday open-source photos showing an apparently … Read More

Qatar and Kuwait fighter deals signed off

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has posted two announcements on its website that acknowledge the approval of up to 72 … Read More

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December 2016The December issue of Combat Aircraft features a cover story on the F-15C Eagles of the California Air National Guard, on the road in Romania. With stunning photos, this is an exclusive feature that packs a real punch.<br><br>Continuing our T-X trainer theme, we review the Lockheed Martin T-50A, plus in depth features on the E-3 AWACS, Air Force Special Operations MC-12s, Iranian F-4s and a fabulous unit review of Osan's A-10s of the 'Assam Draggins'. It's an issue not to be missed.<br>

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