Photo: Aermacchi M346 deliveries continue

RSS

Alenia/Aermacchi continue to produce their new M346 light fighter/trainer, albeit at a slow pace. Only a handful have been delivered so far to the Italian Air Force, whilst Singapore has received its first two of 12 ordered. The UAE had planned to place an order, for as many as 48, but has not firmed that up yet. Picture below at a snowy Venegono in Northern Italy is a new-build M346 destined for Singapore.

Photo: Nigel Howarth

Please or Register to post comments.

What's Ares?

Aviation Week's defense blog

A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Mar 23, 2016
blog

A Potted History Of Airships 9

From the dawn of aviation, through to the modern day, the airship has undergone sporadic revivals. A pattern emerges that the airship’s sustainability comes down to economics. ...More
Blog Archive
Penton Corporate

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×