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USAF awards F-16 MTC contract to L-3 Link

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract option to Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) for the development of the fifth F-16 mission training centre...

USAF awards F-16 MTC contract to L-3 Link

Iran eyes advanced electronic warfare technology

Iran has plans to develop advanced electronic warfare technology for diverting enemy guided missiles, senior Iranian air defence commander Colonel Moharram Qolizadeh has...

Iran eyes advanced electronic warfare technology

Boeing and AAR to support RNLAF rotorcraft operations

Boeing has signed a letter of intent with AAR Aircraft Component Services to support Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) rotorcraft operations by cooperating on maintenance, repair and...

Boeing and AAR to support RNLAF rotorcraft operations

AAF receives first Cessna training jets

The Afghan Air Force (AAF) has received the first three Cessna 182 Turbo jets, which will be used as initial trainers for the undergraduate pilot training (UPT) programme. An additional six...

AAF receives first Cessna training jets

IAF to acquire indigenous Saras aircraft

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is planning to acquire 15 indigenous Saras aircraft from National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) to train pilots to fly cargo aircraft. The Deccan Herald quoted NAL...

IAF to acquire indigenous Saras aircraft

US to upgrade Taiwanese F-16 aircraft

The US has agreed to upgrade Taiwan's existing fleet of F-16 A/B fighter jets, instead of selling new planes. According to the Associated Press, the US is expected to issue a formal...

US to upgrade Taiwanese F-16 aircraft

ATK supports USAF GPS III programme

ATK has delivered the first two A2100 composite satellite structures and the first ship set of propellant tanks to Lockheed Martin in support of the US Air Force (USAF) GPS III...

ATK supports USAF GPS III programme

Belarus likely to receive Russian Su-30K fighter jets

The Belarusian Air Force is likely to receive 18 outdated Russian Su-30K fighter jets, which were used by the Indian Air Force (IAF). According to Kommersant, IAF returned the aircraft to...

Belarus likely to receive Russian Su-30K fighter jets

IAF to operate Heron UAV this year

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) will begin operating the Heron TP unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) by the end of 2011. Built by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), the Heron TP drone, also called...

IAF to operate Heron UAV this year

USAF F-22 fleet to resume flight operations

The US Air Force's (USAF) advanced stealth fighter jet, F-22 Raptor, will soon resume operations after being grounded for four months over safety concerns regarding the aircraft's oxygen...

USAF F-22 fleet to resume flight operations

Russia to deploy air defence systems during Union Shield 2011

Russia will deploy the advanced S-400 and Pantsir-S air defence systems during the Union Shield 2011 exercise with Belarus this month, Russian Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Vladimir Drik...

Russia to deploy air defence systems during Union Shield 2011

RAAF flight tests new KC-30A air tanker

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has conducted a successful first test flight of its Airbus KC-30A multirole tanker transport aircraft, Defence Materiel Minister Jason Clare has said. ...

RAAF flight tests new KC-30A air tanker

Nato radar to be installed in south-eastern Turkey

Nato's early warning X-band radar will be deployed at a military base in Kurecik near the south-eastern province of Malatya, Turkey, Foreign Ministry spokesman Selcuk Unal has...

Nato radar to be installed in south-eastern Turkey

Salient awarded USAF WRAP contract

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a multiyear prime contract to Salient Federal Solutions to support and secure the USAF's mission critical information technology systems as part of...

Salient awarded USAF WRAP contract

RAAF receives additional C-17 Globemaster III airlifter

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has received its fifth Boeing C-17 Globemaster III airlifter, which will further extend the RAAF's global airlift reach. The delivery follows an...

RAAF receives additional C-17 Globemaster III airlifter

Harris receives USAF Falcon III radio contract

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a contract to Harris for the supply of Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radios. Under the $29m contract, the company will provide lighter,...

Harris receives USAF Falcon III radio contract

Iran tests smart bombs during air drills

The Iranian Army Air Force has conducted a test fire of its Qassed smart bombs during the Fadaeeyan-e Harim-e Vellayat III air drills in north-western Iran. The Fars News Agency reported that...

Iran tests smart bombs during air drills

Raytheon to equip AT-6 aircraft with Griffin missile

Raytheon is planning to integrate the Griffin missile onto the Hawker AT-6 light attack aircraft to provide warfighters with persistent surveillance and low-collateral damage in...

Raytheon to equip AT-6 aircraft with Griffin missile

BAE to deliver interior control panel for USAF KC-46A

BAE Systems has been selected to deliver its interior control panel for the US Air Force (USAF) KC-46A tanker aircraft being developed by Boeing. The touchscreen controls system features a...

BAE to deliver interior control panel for USAF KC-46A

Boeing to support USAF F-22 aircraft

The US Air Force (USAF) has selected Boeing to provide mission planning support for the F-22 Raptor super-manoeuvrable fighter aircraft. The contract calls for Boeing to continue development...

Boeing to support USAF F-22 aircraft

US senators introduce legislation to sell 66 US F-16 C/Ds to Taiwan

The US will sell no fewer than 66 new F-16 C/D multirole fighter jets to Taiwan following the introduction of legislation by Senators John Cornyn and Robert Menendez. The bill cited a report...

US senators introduce legislation to sell 66 US F-16 C/Ds to Taiwan