Draken International News

Draken International Successfully Supports the USAF
Draken International Successfully Supports the USAF "Best of the Best"

Over the past few months, Draken International has served the United States Air Force (USAF) as their newest "Red Air" aggressor force. Draken International, the largest operator of ex-military aircraft in the world, flew more than 200 sorties in support of the USAF Weapons School and the F-35 Joint Operational Test Team.

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Draken International to Offer Next Generation Upgrades for Aero L-39 Aircraft
Draken International to Offer Next Generation Upgrades for Aero L-39 Aircraft

With a fleet of 80 tactical fighter aircraft, Draken owns and operates the world's largest commercial fleet of tactical ex-military aircraft. Draken supports military training objectives around the globe, providing tremendous cost savings over the use of traditional military fighter assets. As an organization, we are uniquely positioned to answer the growing demand for contract air support.

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CAE Submits Bid for Canada's Contracted Airborne Training Services (CATS) Program
CAE Submits Bid for Canada's Contracted Airborne Training Services (CATS) Program

CAE today announced that it has submitted its bid for the Contracted Airborne Training Services (CATS) program to the Government of Canada.

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Draken International Awarded United States Air Force Commercial
Draken International Awarded United States Air Force Commercial "Adversary" Contract

Draken International, the leading provider of 4th generation tactical flight services, has been contracted to provide adversary support for the United States Air Force. Flying the industry's most advanced Douglas A-4K Skyhawk and Aero Vodochody L-159E ALCA fighter jets, Draken is able to replicate numerous types of threat aircraft.

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Draken Supports Multinational F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Exercise
Draken Supports Multinational F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Exercise

Draken International, the leading global provider of contract air services, recently supported operational testing of the F-35 at Edwards Air Force Base by flying the company's A-4K fighter jets as simulated adversaries.

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Draken International Signs Letter Of Intent To Perform L-39NG Upgrade On Up To Six Aircraft
Draken International Signs Letter Of Intent To Perform L-39NG Upgrade On Up To Six Aircraft

Black Diamond Jet Team, a division of Draken International, has signed a Letter of Intent to upgrade up to six L-39 aircraft to the Aero Vodochody Next Generation (NG) platform. Based in Lakeland, FL, Draken International is a leading provider of tactical flight support as well as maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services.

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