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Sikorsky defers RCAF Cyclone helicopter delivery

Sikorsky Aircraft will deliver only five new test CH-148 Cyclone helicopters to the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) in 2012, the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) has...

Sikorsky defers RCAF Cyclone helicopter delivery

USAF scraps plans to replace U-2 with Northrop Global Hawk drone

The US Air Force (USAF) has decided to scrap its plans to replace the Cold War-era U-2 spy planes with Northrop Grumman-built Block 30 high-altitude RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned surveillance planes,...

USAF scraps plans to replace U-2 with Northrop Global Hawk drone

Telos to maintain USAF Information Network

Telos has accepted a task order from the US Air Force (USAF) for the operation and maintenance of the Air Force Information Network (AFIN), which supports the 561st Network Operations Squadron...

Telos to maintain USAF Information Network

Lockheed selects LynxOS for RAF AWACS aircraft

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors Division (MS2) has selected the LynxOS real-time operating system (RTOS) and Luminosity integrated development environment (IDE) for integration into...

Lockheed selects LynxOS for RAF AWACS aircraft

Boeing to supply additional JDAM kits to USAF

The US Air Force has awarded a $126m contract to Boeing for the supply of an additional 5,000 Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) tail kits....

Boeing to supply additional JDAM kits to USAF

Russian Air Force to deploy new air-to-air missile

The Russian Air Force will soon deploy an advanced tactical air-to-air missile designed to enhance its operational effectiveness, Air Force commander colonel general Alexander Zelin has revealed....

Russian Air Force to deploy new air-to-air missile

C4i develops national air defence system for RTAF

C4i has received a contract modification for the delivery of its SwitchplusIP end-to-end Internet Protocol (IP) voice and data communications system to the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF)....

C4i develops national air defence system for RTAF

Embraer selects Sagem, Hamilton Sundstrand for KC-390 aircraft

Embraer Defense and Security has selected Sagem and Hamilton Sundstrand under two separate contracts to support the Brazilian Air Force's KC-390 tactical military transport and tanker...

Embraer selects Sagem, Hamilton Sundstrand for KC-390 aircraft

Presagis to build visual database for IAF’s F-16 MTC

Elbit Systems has awarded a contract to Presagis to construct and deliver a visual database for use in its mission training centre (MTC) for Israel Air Force’s (IAF) F-16C/D and F-16I...

Presagis to build visual database for IAF’s F-16 MTC

L-3 Link to upgrade PAF F-16 aircrew training devices

L-3 Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) has received a contract from the US Air Force to modernise two F-16C Block 52 aircrew training devices (ATDs) for the Pakistan Air...

L-3 Link to upgrade PAF F-16 aircrew training devices

Boeing to build additional WGS satellites for USAF

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to Boeing for the production and launch of the eighth and ninth wideband global SATCOM (WGS) satellites, in a move to expand WGS constellation...

Boeing to build additional WGS satellites for USAF

Lockheed completes first USAF F-35A night flight testing

Lockheed Martin has completed the first night flight testing of the US Air Force's (USAF) F-35A conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) variant of the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter...

Lockheed completes first USAF F-35A night flight testing

Airforce-technology.com launches new major defense survey

Airforce-technology.com is launching a major global defense industry survey and we'd like to hear your opinions on the most important business issues for...

Airforce-technology.com launches new major defense survey

Lockheed develops F-35 JSF fuel dump system repair solution

Lockheed Martin has developed a solution to repair the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) aircraft’s fuel dump system in a move to eliminate a potential fire hazard, Lockheed's...

Lockheed develops F-35 JSF fuel dump system repair solution

DRS to modernise USAF HH-60G aircraft

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a $12m contract to DRS Defense Solutions to upgrade the HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter with new automated flight controls enhancement...

DRS to modernise USAF HH-60G aircraft

USAF deploys first BOWST to train KC-135 aircraft pilots

The US Air Force (USAF) has deployed the Boom Operator Weapon Systems Trainer (BOWST) to train KC-135 aerial refuelling aircraft pilots at McConnell Air Force Base (AFB) in Kansas,...

USAF deploys first BOWST to train KC-135 aircraft pilots

Sukhoi tests third Su-35S fighter jet

Sukhoi has flight-tested the third serial-production Su-35S-3 Flanker-E multirole fighter aircraft for the Russian Air Force at Komsomolsk-on-Amur airfield in Russia’s Far...

Sukhoi tests third Su-35S fighter jet

Lockheed to produce additional GPS III satellites for USAF

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $238m contract by the US Air Force (USAF) for the production of the third and fourth next-generation global positioning system (GPS) satellites, also known as...

Lockheed to produce additional GPS III satellites for USAF

France offers Heron TP for Nato AGS programme

France is planning to offer the Heron TP unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) as an asset contribution instead of cash for the Nato Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) programme, aimed at...

France offers Heron TP for Nato AGS programme

USAF F-22 Raptor grounding due to suspected toxins, says report

The grounding of the US Air Force’s (USAF) entire fleet of Lockheed Martin-built F22A Raptor fighter jets in 2011 was due to suspected toxins in the aircraft’s cockpit, says a report from...

USAF F-22 Raptor grounding due to suspected toxins, says report

Thales to support French Rafale aircraft electronic equipment

Thales has been awarded a ten-year fixed-price contract by the French Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide electronic equipment support for the French Air Force's Rafale aircraft...

Thales to support French Rafale aircraft electronic equipment