Romania Upgrading IAR-99 Jet Trainers

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Romania is to upgrade 10 of its IAR-99 Soim jet trainers so they can support pilot training for the country’s fleet of Lockheed Martin F-16s. The work will be completed by Avioane Craiova SA, the IAR-99’s OEM, the Romanian Ministry of National Defense announced May 20. Contract signing is expected...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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