Latest News

L-3 Link joins BAE Systems for USAF T-X contract

L-3 Link Simulation & Training has signed an agreement with BAE Systems to jointly compete for the US Air Force (USAF) T-X programme, aimed at replacing the ageing Northrop T-38C Talon...

L-3 Link joins BAE Systems for USAF T-X contract

Indonesia purchases Russian Su-30MK2 jet fighters

The Indonesian Air Force has signed a $470m deal with Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport for the procurement of six additional Sukhoi Su-30MK2 multirole fighter...

Indonesia purchases Russian Su-30MK2 jet fighters

Russian Su-25UBM aircraft completes flight tests

The Russian Air Force’s modernised Sukhoi Su-25UBM ground attack-trainer aircraft has successfully completed flight tests in the Astrakhan region, southern Russia, Defence Ministry...

Russian Su-25UBM aircraft completes flight tests

Lockheed awarded USAF GPS III LCC contract

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force (USAF) for the supply of launch and checkout capability (LCC) to command and control (C2) for its GPS III...

Lockheed awarded USAF GPS III LCC contract

Mexican Air Force to receive Hawker Beechcraft T-6C+ trainers

Hawker Beechcraft has received a contract for the delivery of six upgraded T-6C+ military trainer aircraft to replace the Mexican Air Force's (FAM) ageing PC-7 Turbo trainer...

Mexican Air Force to receive Hawker Beechcraft T-6C+ trainers

Kratos to support USAF SBIRS programme

Lockheed Martin has awarded a contract to Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to supply the enhanced multi-band modem (SEMM) for the US Air Force (USAF) space-based infrared system (SBIRS)...

Kratos to support USAF SBIRS programme

Pakistan to receive final batch of F-16 aircraft from US

The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will receive 18 F-16 block 52 aircraft from Lockheed Martin later this month as part of a foreign military sale (FMS) of 36 F-16C/D block 50/52 aircraft announced...

Pakistan to receive final batch of F-16 aircraft from US

Lockheed to upgrade USAF C-130 trainers

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force (USAF) to overhaul weapons systems simulators used in the C-130 Aircrew Training System (ATS) II...

Lockheed to upgrade USAF C-130 trainers

USAF receives fourth C-130 AMP aircraft from Boeing

Boeing and Warner Robins Air Logistics Center have completed delivery of the fourth US Air Force (USAF) C-130 Avionics Modernisation Programme (AMP) aircraft to Little Rock Air Force Base...

USAF receives fourth C-130 AMP aircraft from Boeing

India to procure MICA air-to-air missiles

India's Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) has approved a €950m deal to procure 500 MICA air-to-air missiles from MBDA for the Indian Air Force's fleet of 51 Mirage 2000...

India to procure MICA air-to-air missiles

Exelis completes AIDEWS system testing on F-16 fighter

ITT Exelis has completed installation and testing of the ALQ-211 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare System (AIDEWS) on F-16 Fighting Falcons, operated by an undisclosed...

Exelis completes AIDEWS system testing on F-16 fighter

Indonesia to receive four C-130H aircraft from Australia

The Australian Government will hand over four ex-Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Lockheed Martin-built C-130H Hercules aircraft to the Indonesian Air Force later this year, Indonesian...

Indonesia to receive four C-130H aircraft from Australia

Pratt & Whitney to support F-35 Lightning II JSF programme

Pratt & Whitney has received an undefinitised contract award (UCA) from the US Department of Defense (DoD) to supply F135 engines in support of the Lockheed Martin-built F-35 Lightning II...

Pratt & Whitney to support F-35 Lightning II JSF programme

USAF issues stop-work order on Afghanistan A-29 aircraft

The US Air Force (USAF) has issued a stop-work order to the team of Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Embraer on the recently awarded $355m Light Air Support (LAS) contract for the Afghan...

USAF issues stop-work order on Afghanistan A-29 aircraft

Russia to receive upgraded MiG-31 interceptors by 2020

The Russian Defence Ministry has signed a contract with United Aircraft to upgrade more than 60 MiG-31 Foxhound interceptor aircraft to the MiG-31BM version, Russian Air Force spokesman...

Russia to receive upgraded MiG-31 interceptors by 2020

Indian Air Force completes MRTT tanker trials

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has completed trials of the Airbus Military A330 MRTT and Russia's Ilyushin IL-78 air-to-air refuelling tanker as part of the proposed $2bn multi-role tanker...

Indian Air Force completes MRTT tanker trials

Embraer, SNC to deliver Super Tucano aircraft to USAF

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Embraer to deliver the Light Air...

Embraer, SNC to deliver Super Tucano aircraft to USAF

HAL to upgrade Dornier-228 multi-role aircraft

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has received approval from Switzerland-based Ruag Aviation to overhaul the engine and propellers of the Indian armed forces' Dornier-228 multi-role...

HAL to upgrade Dornier-228 multi-role aircraft

Boeing selects Pratt & Whitney for IAF C-17 airlifter

Pratt & Whitney (P&W), a United Technologies subsidiary, has been selected by Boeing to provide the first of four F117-PW-100 engines to power the C-17 Globemaster III heavy airlifter for...

Boeing selects Pratt & Whitney for IAF C-17 airlifter

Lockheed receives new C-130J block upgrade contract

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a new $167m block upgrade contract for C-130J Super Hercules to Lockheed Martin in a move to further enhance the interoperability of the aircraft across...

Lockheed receives new C-130J block upgrade contract

SES-2 satellite with USAF hosted CHIRP completes testing

The commercially hosted infrared payload (CHIRP) for the US Air Force (USAF) has completed initial on-orbit testing after it was launched on the SES Government Solutions (SES)-2 satellite...

SES-2 satellite with USAF hosted CHIRP completes testing