supporting aircraft

supporting aircraft

All active aircraft other than unit aircraft. See also aircraft.
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There are also a large number of other elements to the exercise including supporting aircraft providing air raids, plus 29 Commando and Swedish tactical air controllers providing forward observation to ships and aircraft dropping ordnance onto Cape Wrath.
Engility Holdings Inc (NYSE: EGL) announced on Thursday that it has won a USD38m contract from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Airworthiness and CYBERSAFE Office to provide a range of technical services supporting aircraft safety-of-flight determinations and preparing the resulting flight clearances.
It is the Bank's first authorisation supporting aircraft exports to Dubai's low-cost carrier.
It is the Bank's first authorization supporting aircraft exports to flydubai.
Following her visit to Teesport, she will be supporting aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal in the North Sea before going to the Caribbean in April.
Teams of maintainers and suppliers from the type commands, NAVAIR, program offices, NAVICP, DLA and the Thomas Group travel to naval air stations to conduct "Boots on the Ground" (BOG) visits to interact with the troops maintaining and supporting aircraft in order to identify barriers to readiness improvement.
As per the contracts, both the companies will be providing services to the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) and Royal Navy supporting aircraft operations of the TMk 1/1a and T2 Hawk trainers at RAF Valley in Anglesey, North Wales; RAF Leeming in North Yorkshire; and Culdrose Naval Air Station in Cornwall.
According to Ex-Im Bank, it is guaranteeing a 12-year loan from the Private Export Funding Corp, which is the Bank's first authorisation supporting aircraft exports to Dubai's low-cost airline.