AIR International - October 2013x

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BREAKING NEWS
CSeries takes to the skies, Textron AirLand unveils Scorpion, Royal Saudi Air Force deploys to UK, Silent Eagle wins in Korea, and Indonesia and Korea order AH-64E Apaches.

GENERAL NEWS
Lightnings hit the deck of the USS Wasp, NASA gets a third WB-57F, Osprey tested as a tanker, Indonesia gets its first Golden Eagles and the first Chinese Legacy 650 flies.

FEATURES

WORLD TANKERS PART ONE
AIR International begins a major two-part series on the world’s tanker aircraft, starting with the CC-150, KC-10A, KC-30A, KC-707, KC-767A and the Il-78.
- Thirty-Three’s New Frigatebird
- Russia’s Tanker Workhorse
- Italy’s Force Multiplier
- Gas and Global Reach
- Green Salad
- Husky Hauling

MAXING OUT AT MAKS
Piotr Butowski provides an update on the Russian T-50 PAK FA fighter following it’s display at this year’s MAKS show.

KILLING THEM SOFTLY
Dr Simon Bennett asks the question: Will drone operators pull the trigger?

THE GREASE, THE GRIT, THE GRIND
In the third part of the series on the workup cycle of Air Wing !!, Scott Dworkin embarks aboard the USS Nimitz to experience life on the US Navy’s oldest aircraft carrier.

BELLS ON TOUR
Nigel Pittaway outlines the Bell 407GX and 412EPI models recently demonstrated in Australia.

NEXT GEN MIG
Piotr Butowski details RAC’s MiG-35 Fulcrum-F.

RESURGENCE OF LOWCOST, LONG-HAUL
Mark Broadbent looks at the worldwide resurgence of long-haul budget airlines.

ADVANCED SUPER HORNET
Nigel Pittaway details the Advanced Super Hornet programme.

TALISMAN SABER 2013
Nigel Pittaway discovered a variety of new events in Australia’s biggest annual exercise.