LONDON – South African defense firm Paramount Group’s first aircraft, the Advanced High Performance Reconnaissance Light Aircraft (Ahrlac), has made its first flight. The first prototype of the turboprop-powered twin-boom aircraft flew from Wonderboom Airport in Pretoria on Aug. 13. Paramount describes the first aircraft as an "experimental demonstrator" which will be used to prove the design’s flight characteristics and performance. The company says it has been ...


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