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New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East) Oct 17, 2010

Israel Aerospace Industries Oboronprom and Israel Aerospace Industries have signed an agreement which clears the way for the production of Israeli-designed unmanned air vehicles in Russia. Signed in Israel on 12 October, the partnership will lead to the delivery of "UAV assembly elements and services" to the Russian company, IAI says. "The deal

will begin to be implemented during 2011," it adds. Oct 15, 2010

Israel Aerospace Industries Israel Aerospace Industries is looking for a foreign partner to invest in the full development of its Panther/K-80 tiltrotor unmanned air vehicle. The companyOs search for an outside investor follows the refusal of the Israeli defence ministry of its request to extend the deadline to receive tenders for a brigade-level UAV. IAI had requested more time to complete the development of its new tiltrotor, with responses having been due by 20 September. The Panther uses an innovative automatic flight-control system to control the transitions between its hovering take-off phase and forward flight, and back before landing. Oct 14, 2010

Pratt & Whitney, General Electric An announced engine selection for Israel's first batch of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters has...

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