AIR International - January 2017

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AIRSCENE 

Major military and commercial aviation stories, including the first flight of the A350-1000 and the initial CS300 delivery. 

 

LANCER 

Andrea Avin visits Escadrila 711, one of two squadrons flying the MiG-21 LanceR in the Romanian Air Force. 

 

TESTING THE COMBAT EDGE 

Mark Ayton reports from Edwards Air Force Base, California, where the F-22 Raptor is being made even more combat capable. 

 

IN A TOWN CALLED YUMA 

Mark Ayton visits the US Marine Corps’ weapons school to cover the latest evolution of its seven-week course known as WTI. 

 

NEW FALCONS 

Martin Scharenborg and Ramon Wenink went to the Joint Multinational Readiness Centre in Germany and its UH-72A Lakotas. 

 

A SLICK BRAZILIAN 

Nigel Pittaway covers a phenomenon in the business aviation market – Embraer’s Phenom. 

 

STILL GOT STING 

Lon Nordeen profiles F/A-18 Hornet operators worldwide. 

 

ITALIAN SPECIAL OPS 

Riccardo Niccoli reports from 3 REOS, the Italian Army Aviation’s special forces unit. 

 

CARPATHIAN VIPERS 

Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev look at Romania’s procurement of an F-16 force sourced second hand from Portugal and the United States. 

 

TWILIGHT OF THE GREAT HUNTER 

Nigel Pittaway visits RAAF Base Edinburgh, home of 92 Wing and the AP-3C Orion force.