Brazil interested in F-16

WITH THE Brazilian Air Force F-X2 fighter program facing more delays, officials have travelled to the United States to look at the possible acquisition of a batch of Lockheed Martin F-16C/D Fighting Falcons. F-X2 is earmarked to replace the Mirage 2000 and F-5s but continuous postponements means no conclusion to selecting a successor is likely […]

Brazilian EC725 with self protection

HELIBRAS, THE Brazilian subsidiary of Eurocopter, announced on September 18, it had successfully completed the flight tests of self defence systems for the Eurocopter EC725.  A total of 50 helicopters have been ordered by the Brazilian Government, with the intention of delivering two to the Presidential Flight and 16 each to the three armed forces. […]