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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

Northrop to deliver deployable instrument landing system to USAF

Northrop Grumman Systems has been awarded a contract by Electronic Systems Center to provide the US Air Force (USAF) with a deployable precision approach landing capability to support...

Northrop to deliver deployable instrument landing system to USAF

EMS D&S to provide anti-jamming system for AEHF satellite payload

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) has selected EMS Technologies Defense & Space (D&S) to provide an anti-jam beam-forming network for the fourth advanced...

EMS D&S to provide anti-jamming system for AEHF satellite payload

US Air Force test F-35s to remain grounded

The F-35 Joint Program Office has cleared F-35 fighters for flight operations, but the US Air Force's test jets at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, US, will remain grounded until...

US Air Force test F-35s to remain grounded

IAF Sukhoi-30MKI to become 'Super Sukhois'

The Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi-30MKI jets will be upgraded into 'Super Sukhois' with a fifth-generation combat features retrofit, Irkut president and chairman Alexy Fedorov has said. Under...

IAF Sukhoi-30MKI to become 'Super Sukhois'

Russian AN-30Bs to conduct observation flight over Lithuania

Russian Air Force AN-30B aircraft will conduct observation flights over Lithuania and other states of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) under the international...

Russian AN-30Bs to conduct observation flight over Lithuania

DynCorp to provide aircraft maintenance at USAF Joint Base Andrews

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded DynCorp International (DI) a contract to deliver aircraft maintenance, transient alert, munitions, base supply and fuels at the Joint Base Andrews-Naval...

DynCorp to provide aircraft maintenance at USAF Joint Base Andrews

IRIAF plans first international drills

The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) will hold a massive joint aerial drill with a regional country in September, IRIAF Lieutenant Commander Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh has...

IRIAF plans first international drills

BAE to provide procurement and electronic services for Typhoon jets

BAE Systems Manufacturing will provide procurement and electronic manufacturing services for the Typhoon jet fighter. The delivery forms part of a contract with SELEX Galileo to deliver...

BAE to provide procurement and electronic services for Typhoon jets

USAF to receive Lockheed training services for C-5 programme

FlightSafety Services has selected Lockheed Martin to manage the US Air Force (USAF) C-5 aircrew training at Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas, and provide logistical support for six...

USAF to receive Lockheed training services for C-5 programme

RAF Voyager undergoes final testing

The UK Royal Air Force's (RAF) first two Voyager A330 future strategic tanker aircraft (FSTA) are undergoing the final testing phase in MoD Boscombe Down, UK. This phase, being executed...

RAF Voyager undergoes final testing

USAF second GEO-2 spacecraft completes acoustic testing

The US Air Force's (USAF) second space-based infrared system (SBIRS) geosynchronous (GEO-2) spacecraft has completed acoustic testing. During the test, the spacecraft was paced through the...

USAF second GEO-2 spacecraft completes acoustic testing

IAF jet trainer delivery to be complete by 2016

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will start taking delivery of 40 advance jet trainers (AJT) from 2013 and all aircraft are expected to be delivered by 2016, Indian Defence Minister AK Antony has...

IAF jet trainer delivery to be complete by 2016

Russian Air Force details future plans

The Russian Air Force is moving ahead with its re-equipment programme, air force commander-in-chief General Alexander Zelin has said. The development comes despite unresolved questions...

Russian Air Force details future plans

Russia to Operate First Stealth Jet by 2015

A new stealth fighter aircraft will enter service with the Russian Air Force in 2014-2015, air force commander-in-chief General Alexander Zelin has said. "We will receive a T-50 prototype in...

Russia to Operate First Stealth Jet by 2015

German Air Force to Receive Survitec Protective Suits

German Air Force (Luftwaffe) procurement agency BWB has awarded a contract to Survitec Group to deliver protective clothing for the Luftwaffe. Survitec Group defence sales vice-president...

German Air Force to Receive Survitec Protective Suits

IAF MiG-29 Aircraft Retrofit Moves Ahead

RSK MiG is in the process of upgrading an initial batch of six MiG-29s for the Indian Air Force (IAF), MiG engineering centre head Vladimir Barkovsky has said. The overhaul programme involves...

IAF MiG-29 Aircraft Retrofit Moves Ahead

MEADS Completes BMC4I Software Review

The medium extended air defence system (MEADS) has validated software design and functionalities during a battle management command, control, communications and computers, and intelligence...

MEADS Completes BMC4I Software Review

IAF Takes Part in Romanian Joint Training Exercise

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has deployed the C-130 Hercules Karnaf aircraft to participate in a joint training exercise in Romania. During the two weeks of intensive training, the IAF Karnaf...

IAF Takes Part in Romanian Joint Training Exercise

Italian Air Force Flies First Predator B Sortie Over Libya

The Italian Air Force (AMI) has flown its first mission over Libya with a General Atomics Aeronautical Systems MQ-9 Predator B unmanned air vehicle, according to an Italian Defence...

Italian Air Force Flies First Predator B Sortie Over Libya

HiQ Wins JAS 39 Gripen Simulators Support Contract

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, has awarded a new order to HiQ for the maintenance of simulators for training fighter pilots on the JAS 39 Gripen. HiQ Mälardalen...

HiQ Wins JAS 39 Gripen Simulators Support Contract