SP's MAI Issue No. 19 | October 1-15, 2017 - Aerospace Updates
AEROSPACE / INTERVIEW
CAS answers to SP's on Air Force Day press conference
Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP’s M.A.I. interacts with the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa ahead of the celebrations commemorating 85th anniversary of Indian Air Force.
AEROSPACE / SPOTLIGHT
Successful development trials of astra missile
The final development flight trials of Astra – beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) were successfully conducted over the Bay of Bengal, off the Coast of Chandipur, Odisha from September 11 to 14, 2017.
New milestone for Lockheed's T-50A
Lockheed Martin achieved a new milestone recently as the T-50A aircraft flew its 100th sortie at the Greenville, South Carolina, facility. This flight continues to demonstrate the company’s low-risk, Ready Now approach to the APT competition.
Airbus Defence and Space hands over 50th A400M
Airbus Defence and Space recently delivered the 50th A400M new-generation airlifter to the German Air Force marking a key milestone for an aircraft which is transforming the world of air mobility.