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Leonardo delivers first two P-72As to the Italian Air Force; the future guardian of the Mediterranean is ready

Leonardo-Finmeccanica delivered the first two of a total four ATR 72MPs to the Italian Air Force. Designated P-72A by the Italian Air Force, the aircraft will replace the Air Force's obsolete Breguet Atlantic.
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Leonardo: six additional AW139 helicopters to the Italian Customs and Border Protection Service

Leonardo announced today it has signed a contract to supply six additional AW139 intermediate twin helicopters to the Italian Customs and Border Protection Service, including integrated logistic support and training for pilots and technicians
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Leonardo sees surge in export orders for man-portable laser designators from US and Europe

Leonardo has announced total sales of over 250 units of its Type 163 Laser Target Designator (LTD) following a surge in orders for the product over the last two years
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Three Leonardo employees receive top international electronic warfare awards

Three Leonardo-Finmeccanica employees have received prestigious international awards this month for their work in the field of electronic warfare
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Leonardo: SW-4 ‘Solo' Rotary Wing Unmanned Air Vehicle and Advanced Airborne Sensors at Unmanned Warrior 2016

Leonardo-Finmeccanica attended Royal Navy's Unmanned Warrior 2016 demonstrating the capabilities of its advanced SW-4 ‘Solo' Rotary Unmanned Air System
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Leonardo will monitor the health of the Earth from Space

Today Leonardo-Finmeccanica has signed a contract worth 74 million Euros with the European Space Agency (ESA) to create the FLEX spectrometer for the mission of the same name as part of the ESA's ‘Earth Explorer' Programme
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Leonardo's SAGE ESM enters service on Indonesian Air Force CN-235 maritime patrol aircraft

Leonardo-Finmeccanica's SAGE Electronic Support Measures (ESM) system has now entered service on the Indonesian Air Force's first modified CN-235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA)
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Leonardo welcomes Raytheon's selection of US site to assemble the Air Force jet trainer

The T-100 Integrated Air Training System, the Raytheon-Leonardo jet trainer proposal for the U.S. Air Force, will be assembled in Meridian, Mississippi
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Leonardo delivers 7,000th nacelle component to UTC Aerospace Systems

A ceremony took place today at Leonardo Aircraft Division Venegono Superiore (Varese) site for the delivery of the 7,000th nacelle to UTC Aerospace Systems.
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European MALE RPAS (Medium Altitude Long Endurance Remotely Piloted Aircraft System) Programme takes off

Since beginning of September the development of a common European drone has entered a new phase. The contract for the Definition Study of the European MALE RPAS (Medium Altitude Long Endurance Remotely Piloted Aircraft System) Programme, assigned to Airbus, Dassault Aviation and Leonardo-Finmeccanica has been launched by a kick-off meeting chaired by the Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation (OCCAR).
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