Dubai Air Show 2013 United Arab Emirates Daily News Coverage Report - Pictures - Video
 
 
 

Bell Helicopter to Deliver First Bell 412EPI to Abu Dhabi Aviation at Dubai Airshow 2013

Bell Helicopter to Deliver First Bell 412EPI to Abu Dhabi Aviation at Dubai Airshow 2013
 
"The Bell 412 platform has been a vital part of our operations for many years. We chose to add the Bell 412EPI upgrade to our fleet for more flexibility and increased safety in the demanding environment we fly in every day," said Khaled Mashhour, Commercial Director at Abu Dhabi Aviation. "A more powerful engine and improved situational awareness for our pilots are two key features of the Bell 412EPI that will provide the enhanced performance we are looking for."
"The Bell 412 platform has been a vital part of our operations for many years. We chose to add the Bell 412EPI upgrade to our fleet for more flexibility and increased safety in the demanding environment we fly in every day," said Khaled Mashhour, Commercial Director at Abu Dhabi Aviation. "A more powerful engine and improved situational awareness for our pilots are two key features of the Bell 412EPI that will provide the enhanced performance we are looking for."
   

Raytheon receives 1,000th AMRAAM rocket motor delivery by Namo at Dubai Airshow 2013

Raytheon receives 1,000th AMRAAM rocket motor delivery by Namo at Dubai Airshow 2013
 
Raytheon Company received the 1,000th AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-To-Air Missile (AMRAAM) rocket motor from Nammo Group, a leading propulsion products company based in Raufoss, Norway. The motor is scheduled to be installed in a production AIM-120C7 missile later this month.
Raytheon Company received the 1,000th AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-To-Air Missile (AMRAAM) rocket motor from Nammo Group, a leading propulsion products company based in Raufoss, Norway. The motor is scheduled to be installed in a production AIM-120C7 missile later this month.
   

Piaggio Aero and Selex showcase P.1HH HammerHead at Dubai 2013 and annouce first flight

Piaggio Aero and Selex showcase P.1HH HammerHead at Dubai 2013 and announce first flight
 
Piaggio Aero, together with Selex ES, announces at the Dubai Airshow 2013 that the P.1HH HammerHead Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) has achieved the demonstration and validation phase of the programme with the maiden flight of the P.1HH DEMO, Piaggio’s UAV technology demonstrator. This flight is a fundamental milestone that paves the way to the next phase of the programme development.
Piaggio Aero, together with Selex ES, announces at the Dubai Airshow 2013 that the P.1HH HammerHead Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) has achieved the demonstration and validation phase of the programme with the maiden flight of the P.1HH DEMO, Piaggio’s UAV technology demonstrator. This flight is a fundamental milestone that paves the way to the next phase of the programme development.
   

Alenia Aermacchi and Italia sign an agreement about MC-27J Praetorian at Dubai AirShow 2013

Alenia Aermacchi and Italia sign an agreement about MC-27J Praetorian at Dubai AirShow 2013
 
Alenia Aermacchi (a Finmeccanica Company) and the Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force) signed today, during the Dubai Airshow 2013, an agreement to provide development, testing, certification, industrialization and logistic support of the Praetorian. The Praetorian, a specialized version of the MC-27J, will support missions for the Italian Special Forces, Comando Operativo Forze Speciali (COFS).
Alenia Aermacchi (a Finmeccanica Company) and the Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force) signed today, during the Dubai Airshow 2013, an agreement to provide development, testing, certification, industrialization and logistic support of the Praetorian. The Praetorian, a specialized version of the MC-27J, will support missions for the Italian Special Forces, Comando Operativo Forze Speciali (COFS).
   

Interview of the head of Military Advisors about Meteor at MBDA during the Dubai AirShow 2013

Interview of the head of Military Advisors about Meteor at MBDA during the Dubai AirShow 2013
 
At the Dubai Airshow 2013, MBDA puts special focus on the most effective solution available for protecting assets in the littoral, from swarming fast attack craft, a beyond visual range air-to-air weapon that far exceeds the capabilities (Meteor) of any other missile in its category as well as a range of anti-ship missiles (Exocet) and the latest developments in naval and ground based air defence systems.
At the Dubai Airshow 2013, MBDA puts special focus on its BVR (Beyond Visual Range) air to air missile. Air Recognition is interviewing Russ Martin the Head of military advisors at MBDA.
   

Finmeccanica and ATK showcases its MC-27J Praetorian Gunship at Dubai AirShow 2013

Finmeccanica and ATK showcases its MC-27J Praetorian Gunship at Dubai AirShow 2013
 
In particular, Alenia Aermacchi displays at the Dubai Airshow 2013 the multi mission MC-27J aircraft (static area), developed in partnership with ATK. For the MC-27J Alenia Aermacchi and ATK have adopted a modular approach maximizing the use of mission-pallet kits (Roll-On/Roll-Off equipment), for both systems and armaments.
In particular, Alenia Aermacchi displays at the Dubai Airshow 2013 the multi mission MC-27J aircraft (static area), developed in partnership with ATK. For the MC-27J Alenia Aermacchi and ATK have adopted a modular approach maximizing the use of mission-pallet kits (Roll-On/Roll-Off equipment), for both systems and armaments.
   

Beechcraft AT-6 Light Attack Aircraft to Launch Demo Tour from Dubai Airshow 2013

Beechcraft AT-6 Light Attack Aircraft to Launch Demo Tour from Dubai Airshow 2013
 
Beechcraft Corporation is bringing its AT-6 light attack aircraft to the Dubai Airshow 2013for the first time, displaying the aircraft Nov. 17-21 at Dubai World Central, before launching a three-month demonstration tour of the aircraft. Beechcraft offers the AT-6 to nations in need of light attack air support for the most demanding scenarios.
Beechcraft Corporation is bringing its AT-6 light attack aircraft to the Dubai Airshow 2013for the first time, displaying the aircraft Nov. 17-21 at Dubai World Central, before launching a three-month demonstration tour of the aircraft. Beechcraft offers the AT-6 to nations in need of light attack air support for the most demanding scenarios.
   

MBDA Presents Multiple Solutions For Modern Combat Missions : Meteor, Marte, MMP, Exocet...

MBDA Presents Multiple Solutions For Modern Combat Missions : Meteor, Marte, MMP, Exocet...
 
At the Dubai Airshow 2013, MBDA puts special focus on the most effective solution available for protecting assets in the littoral, from swarming fast attack craft, a beyond visual range air-to-air weapon that far exceeds the capabilities (Meteor) of any other missile in its category as well as a range of anti-ship missiles (Exocet) and the latest developments in naval and ground based air defence systems.
At the Dubai Airshow 2013, MBDA puts special focus on the most effective solution available for protecting assets in the littoral, from swarming fast attack craft, a beyond visual range air-to-air weapon that far exceeds the capabilities (Meteor) of any other missile in its category as well as a range of anti-ship missiles (Exocet) and the latest developments in naval and ground based air defence systems.
   

Russian Helicopters to showcase new military helicopters at Dubai Airshow 2013 1511131

Russian Helicopters to showcase new military helicopters at Dubai Airshow 2013
 

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Rostec State Corporation, will bring a strong line-up to the Dubai Airshow 2013 on 17-21 November. The airshow, one of the most important aviation events in the region, is this year taking place at a new location Dubai World Central. The Russian Helicopters display can be found at stand 881.

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Rostec State Corporation, will bring a strong line-up to the Dubai Airshow 2013 on 17-21 November. The airshow, one of the most important aviation events in the region, is this year taking place at a new location Dubai World Central. The Russian Helicopters display can be found at stand 881.

 

Northrop Grumman Highlights Global Defence and Security Capabilities at Dubai Air Show 2013

Northrop Grumman Highlights Global Defence and Security Capabilities at Dubai Air Show 2013
 
Northrop Grumman Corporation will highlight a range of its global defence and security solutions, including airborne early warning and control systems, aerial surveillance and fire control radars at the Dubai Air Show 2013.
Northrop Grumman Corporation will highlight a range of its global defence and security solutions, including airborne early warning and control systems, aerial surveillance and fire control radars at the Dubai Air Show 2013.
   

Airbus Military to exhibit A400M, A330 MRTT and C295 at Dubai Airshow 2013

Airbus Military to exhibit A400M, A330 MRTT and C295 at Dubai Airshow 2013
 
Airbus Military will exhibit the A400M new generation airlifter, A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport, and C295 medium transport and surveillance aircraft at the Dubai Airshow, to be held at Dubai World Central, 17-21 November.
Airbus Military will exhibit the A400M new generation airlifter, A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport, and C295 medium transport and surveillance aircraft at the Dubai Airshow, to be held at Dubai World Central, 17-21 November.
   

Bell Helicopter Showcases Next Generation Products and Upgrades at 2013 Dubai Airshow

Bell Helicopter Showcases Next Generation Products and Upgrades at 2013 Dubai Airshow
 
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, will have a strong presence at the 2013 Dubai Airshow, the Middle East's leading aerospace event, held at Dubai World Central November 17-21. Bell Helicopter will feature a number of commercial and military aircraft on static display, showcasing their outstanding capabilities to meet the unique mission requirements in the Middle East.
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, will have a strong presence at the 2013 Dubai Airshow, the Middle East's leading aerospace event, held at Dubai World Central November 17-21. Bell Helicopter will feature a number of commercial and military aircraft on static display, showcasing their outstanding capabilities to meet the unique mission requirements in the Middle East.
   

BAE Systems to showcase advanced Eurofighter Typhoon at Dubai Airshow 2013

BAE Systems to showcase advanced Eurofighter Typhoon at Dubai Airshow 2013
 
According to Emirates 24/7, BAE Systems will be showcasing its advanced swing-role fighter, Eurofighter Typhoon, alongside its latest products at this year’s Dubai Airshow.
According to Emirates 24/7, BAE Systems will be showcasing its advanced swing-role fighter, Eurofighter Typhoon, alongside its latest products at this year’s Dubai Airshow.
   

Boeing to Showcase Industry Partnerships and Broad Portfolio of Products at 2013 Dubai Airshow.

Boeing to Showcase Industry Partnerships and Broad Portfolio of Products at 2013 Dubai Airshow
 
Boeing’s presence at the 2013 Dubai Airshow will showcase the company’s industry partnerships in the Middle East and highlight a broad lineup of defense and commercial products and services designed to meet the needs of Middle East customers.
Boeing’s presence at the 2013 Dubai Airshow will showcase the company’s industry partnerships in the Middle East and highlight a broad lineup of defense and commercial products and services designed to meet the needs of Middle East customers.
   

List military aircraft helicopters Dubai Air Show 2013 International Aviation & Aerospace Defence Exhibition

List aircraft helicopters Dubai Air Show 2013 International Aviation & Aerospace Defence Exhibition
 

The Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace are forecasting this November’s event to be the largest event in their 26 years. The Dubai Airshow takes place 17 to 21 November 2013 and is moving to a new purpose built home at Dubai World Central (DWC), located in Jebel Ali, Dubai.

The Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace are forecasting this November’s event to be the largest event in their 26 years. The Dubai Airshow takes place 17 to 21 November 2013 and is moving to a new purpose built home at Dubai World Central (DWC), located in Jebel Ali, Dubai.

 

British team Red Arrows set for Middle East air shows and especially UAE Dubai Air Show.

British team Red Arrows set for Middle East air shows and especially UAE Dubai Air Show

 
The British Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, promises to thrill crowds at the Dubai Air show later this month with loops, rolls and precision formations.The team began a Middle East tour on Monday and will also perform in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi and in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Jordan.
The British Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, promises to thrill crowds at the Dubai Air show later this month with loops, rolls and precision formations.The team began a Middle East tour on Monday and will also perform in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi and in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Jordan.
   

Dubai AirShow 2013 the biggest in the event history with around 1,000 international exhibitors 0211131

Dubai AirShow 2013 the biggest in the event history with around 1,000 international exhibitors
 

The 13th edition of the biennial Dubai Airshow which will run from Nov. 17-21, will double in size and it will be the first trade fair taking place at Dubai's new airport Dubai World Central, also known as Al-Maktoum airport, which is poised to become the biggest aerotropolis in the world.

The 13th edition of the biennial Dubai Airshow which will run from Nov. 17-21, will double in size and it will be the first trade fair taking place at Dubai's new airport Dubai World Central, also known as Al-Maktoum airport, which is poised to become the biggest aerotropolis in the world.

 

Dubai Air Show 2013 to be the largest event in their 26 years with 11 country pavilions 1310131

Dubai Air Show 2013 to be the largest event in their 26 years with 11 country pavilions
 

The Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace are forecasting this November’s event to be the largest event in their 26 years. The Dubai Airshow takes place 17 to 21 November 2013 and is moving to a new purpose built home at Dubai World Central (DWC), located in Jebel Ali, Dubai.

The Dubai Airshow organisers F&E Aerospace are forecasting this November’s event to be the largest event in their 26 years. The Dubai Airshow takes place 17 to 21 November 2013 and is moving to a new purpose built home at Dubai World Central (DWC), located in Jebel Ali, Dubai.