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Blackhawks beaten out by Italian-designed copter for Air Force UH-1 replacement

Air Force saved over $1B on copter buy, awarded just before time ran out.

Sitrep: The Air Force’s senior-citizen chopper may have to hold off retirement

Video: The 48-year-old Huey, made famous in Vietnam, could be waiting even longer for its relief.

Air Force “light attack” test aircraft crashes on bomb range, killing pilot

Second pilot ejected and survived, and the crash is under investigation.

Air Force tests two turboprops as potential A-10 “replacements”

Video: OA-X project’s second phase tests Super Tucano, Beechcraft Wolverine.

More A-10s to get new wings, as Air Force officially launches ATTACK

A-10 Advanced Wing Continuation Kit buy will deliver 112 new wing sets, keeping A-10 in air through 2022