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Boeing and ULA sue USAF over Delta IV rocket costs

Boeing and United Launch Alliance (ULA) has filed a lawsuit against the US Air Force (USAF) in the US Court of Federal Claims, seeking reimbursement of $385m incurred by the company between...

Boeing and ULA sue USAF over Delta IV rocket costs

Philippine Air Force to acquire ten attack helicopters by 2013

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) is planning to acquire ten attack helicopters by the end of 2012, in an effort to upgrade its combat...

Philippine Air Force to acquire ten attack helicopters by 2013

Indonesia to deploy Sukhoi fighters in Exercise Pitch Black

The Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU) is sending its four front-line Sukhoi SU-30 fighter jets for a multinational air defence exercise, code named Pitch Black 2012...

Indonesia to deploy Sukhoi fighters in Exercise Pitch Black

UK MoD takes delivery of first Lockheed F-35B JSF

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has taken delivery of the first F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) from Lockheed Martin on 19 July 2012, becoming the first international customer...

UK MoD takes delivery of first Lockheed F-35B JSF

AAI begins French Rafale upgrade programme

The French Air Force's (ALA) first Rafale fighter aircraft has arrived at AAI's Clermont Ferrand facility in Auvergne, France, to undergo an extensive modernisation...

AAI begins French Rafale upgrade programme

Irkut to upgrade Yak-130 trainer sensors

Irkut Corporation is planning a sensor-package upgrade programme for the Yak-130 advanced jet trainer aircraft, a senior company official has...

Irkut to upgrade Yak-130 trainer sensors

USAF orders additional tablet computers from Intelligent Decisions

Intelligent Decisions (ID) has been awarded a contract to deliver its rugged slate tablet computers for installation in US Air Force (USAF) bases worldwide, as part of its e-Tools...

USAF orders additional tablet computers from Intelligent Decisions

Poland requests GCA radars from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of ground controlled approach radar systems and associated support services...

Poland requests GCA radars from US

French DGA inducts Thales CMD3D system

The French defense procurement agency (DGA) has formally inducted the ThalesRaytheonSystems (TRS) developed air defense management centre in 3D (CMD3D) system into operational service with...

French DGA inducts Thales CMD3D system

Thrane & Thrane to provide communication upgrades for USAF’s C-130J

Thrane & Thrane has received a contract from Lockheed Martin to supply satellite communications components for the US Air Force's (USAF) C-130J Super Hercules aircraft's Block 8.1 upgrade...

Thrane & Thrane to provide communication upgrades for USAF’s C-130J

Lockheed orders AN/ALQ-213A DAC from Terma

Terma North America has received a contract from Lockheed Martin to provide the AN/ALQ-213A Defensive Aids Controller (DAC) system to support integration of a missile warning system on the...

Lockheed orders AN/ALQ-213A DAC from Terma

UK MoD contracts Thales to improve aircraft survivability

Thales UK has signed a new research contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the development of new equipment designed to protect aircraft and aircrew against a wide range of...

UK MoD contracts Thales to improve aircraft survivability

Boeing orders KC-46A mission control systems from GE Aviation

Boeing has awarded a contract to GE Aviation for the supply of mission control systems for the US Air Force's (USAF) KC-46A tanker aircraft...

Boeing orders KC-46A mission control systems from GE Aviation

Lockheed receives F-35 embedded training system

Dutch Space has delivered an Embedded Combat Aircraft Training System (E-CATS) to Lockheed Martin, for use on the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF)...

Lockheed receives F-35 embedded training system

RCAF's CH-147F Chinook completes first test flight

The Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) first CH-147F Chinook medium-to-heavy-lift helicopter has successfully completed its inaugural test flight at Boeing's facility in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania,...

RCAF's CH-147F Chinook completes first test flight

Qatar seeks Hellfire missiles from US

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of AGM-114K3A or AGM-114R3 Hellfire tactical missiles, along with...

Qatar seeks Hellfire missiles from US

Oman orders additional Sniper ATPs from Lockheed

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract for the delivery of additional Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) to the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO), for integration on its fleet of F-16...

Oman orders additional Sniper ATPs from Lockheed

Airbus begins A400M assembly for Turkish Air Force

Airbus Military has started work on the Turkish Air Force's (TuAF) first A400M military transport aircraft, at its A400M final assembly line (FAL) in Seville,...

Airbus begins A400M assembly for Turkish Air Force

Embraer to supply additional Super Tucanos to Indonesia

Embraer Defense and Security has signed a commercial contract with the Indonesian Air Force (TNI–AU) for the delivery of a second batch of eight A-29 Super Tucano aircraft at the 2012...

Embraer to supply additional Super Tucanos to Indonesia

Esterline unveils Cockpit 4000 NexGen Core at Farnborough 2012

Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) has unveiled its newly developed Cockpit 4000 NexGen technology demonstrator, designed as a military trainer, at the Farnborough International Air Show,...

Esterline unveils Cockpit 4000 NexGen Core at Farnborough 2012

RSAF contracts Goodrich for DB-110 reconnaissance systems

Goodrich has been awarded a contract for the delivery ten DB-110 airborne reconnaissance systems for integration on the Royal Saudi Air Force's (RSAF) F-15S Eagle fighter aircraft...

RSAF contracts Goodrich for DB-110 reconnaissance systems