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China to debut new aerial teams

The Chinese Air Force is to debut two new aerial demonstration teams – the Sky Wing and Red Falcon. The Defence Ministry said the teams will take part in a joint performance in the...

China to debut new aerial teams

USAF and Boeing complete KC-46A interim baseline review

The US Air Force and Boeing have completed an interim baseline review (IBR) for the KC-46A aerial refuelling aircraft. The completion of the IBR, which is a formal review conducted by...

USAF and Boeing complete KC-46A interim baseline review

IAF enhances cyberspace security

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has received licence to issue digital signature certificates, which will provide legal recognition to an electronic document, as part of the AFNET (air force...

IAF enhances cyberspace security

Nato aircraft collide during training

A French Air Force Mirage 2000C fighter aircraft and a Lithuanian L-39 ZA Albatross trainer collided in mid air during a routine surveillance mission near Lithuania's Siauliai Air Base. The...

Nato aircraft collide during training

Northrop delivers JIB antennas for USAF GPS III satellites

Lockheed Martin has received 16 self-deploying, monopole JIB antennas from Astro Aerospace for the first two next-generation global positioning system (GPS III) satellites. The GPS is...

Northrop delivers JIB antennas for USAF GPS III satellites

Russia denies technology transfer for Chinese J-20 fighters

MiG has not transferred any stealth technology to support China's J-20 Black Eagle fifth-generation stealth fighter prototype, the company has said. MiG spokeswoman Yelena Fyodorova said, "We...

Russia denies technology transfer for Chinese J-20 fighters

USAF unveils F-35A JSF at Eglin

The US Air Force (USAF) has officially unveiled the F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter at 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, US. Air Education and Training Command...

USAF unveils F-35A JSF at Eglin

USAF and Lockheed to cooperate on tri-mode seeker integration

Lockheed Martin has signed a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) with the US Air Force (USAF) to assess the viability of Lockheed's cooled tri-mode seeker for integration...

USAF and Lockheed to cooperate on tri-mode seeker integration

USAF selects Panasonic Toughbook mobile computers

Panasonic Solutions Company (PSC) Toughbook mobile computers have been selected by the US Air Force (USAF) for its rugged mobile computing requirements, including flightline, maintenance,...

USAF selects Panasonic Toughbook mobile computers

RAF Hawk jets to resume flight

The UK has cleared the Royal Air Force (RAF) Hawk T1 jets for flight after the fleet was grounded following an accident that killed a Red Arrows pilot. A Royal Air Force spokesman said:...

RAF Hawk jets to resume flight

SAAF awards Super Lynx repair and maintenance contract

The South African Air Force (SAAF) has awarded a contract to Dragon Commodities for the repair and maintenance of the Super Lynx helicopter aircraft handlers. The SAAF received the four...

SAAF awards Super Lynx repair and maintenance contract

Turkey's first national fighter jet programme moves ahead

Turkey's Undersecretariat for the Defence Industry (SSM) and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) have signed an agreement to begin a national fighter jet project for the Turkish Air Forces...

Turkey's first national fighter jet programme moves ahead

AFRL receives JTRS for C-130J and C-5 integration risk reduction

The US Air Force (USAF) has received a small airborne joint tactical radio engineering development model (EDM) to support platform integration activities of the airborne and maritime /...

AFRL receives JTRS for C-130J and C-5 integration risk reduction

CPI Aero to supply structural assemblies for USAF C-5B/M aircraft

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded a purchase order to CPI Aerostructures to deliver structural assemblies for the C-5B/M aircraft. CPI Aero president and CEO Edward J Fred said the USAF...

CPI Aero to supply structural assemblies for USAF C-5B/M aircraft

IAF prepares for missile attacks on bases

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has increased the number of exercises to prepare its bases for missile attacks and to ensure the ability to continue operations during a war. The drills are...

IAF prepares for missile attacks on bases

IAF to deploy additional Iron Dome air defence system

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) is to deploy its third Iron Dome mobile air defence system in September, the Israeli Government has said. The decision follows the successful IAF interception of 90%...

IAF to deploy additional Iron Dome air defence system

ROKAF receives three more F-15K Slam Eagles

The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has received three F-15K Slam Eagle jet fighters at Daegu Air Base, South Korea. ROKAF 11th Fighter Wing Commander of the 110th Squadron Lieutenant...

ROKAF receives three more F-15K Slam Eagles

B-52 CONECT system completes flight test

The B-52 combat network communications technology (CONECT) interphone system has completed an evaluation flight at Edwards Air Force Base, California, US. The six-hour flight validated...

B-52 CONECT system completes flight test

Comtech to expand USAF satellite communications network

Comtech Telecommunications subsidiary Comtech Xicom Technology has been awarded a delivery order for Ka-Band power amplifiers for US Air Force (USAF) satellite communications network...

Comtech to expand USAF satellite communications network

GPS IIF-2 enters service with US Air Force

The second of 12 GPS IIF satellites, GPS IIF-2, also called SVN-63, has achieved operational acceptance and has entered service with the US Air Force following successful testing. GPS IIF-2...

GPS IIF-2 enters service with US Air Force

Turkey eyes aircraft co-production with South Korea and Sweden

Turkey has held talks with South Korea and Sweden to jointly manufacture a new fighter aircraft in the next decade, a senior Turkish procurement official has said. According to the Hurriyet...

Turkey eyes aircraft co-production with South Korea and Sweden