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South Korea Receives First Surveillance Aircraft

The Republic of Korea has received its first airborne early warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, according to the Defence Acquisition Programme Administration (DAPA). The DAPA said...

South Korea Receives First Surveillance Aircraft

IAF Plans to Buy Additional F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) is considering buying 20 additional F-35 Joint Strike Fighters as part of the future IDF multiyear procurement plan. Built by Lockheed Martin, the F-35 Joint...

IAF Plans to Buy Additional F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets

UAE Air Force Receives Additional Globemaster III Airlifter

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force and Air Defence has received a third C-17 Globemaster III airlifter from Boeing. UAE Air Force and Air Defence officer Commanding Colonel Pilot Humaid...

UAE Air Force Receives Additional Globemaster III Airlifter

Lockheed to Support US F-16 A/B Aircraft Modernisation Programme

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract by the US Department of Defense for the Pakistani block 15 F-16 A/B aircraft enhanced modernisation programme. ...

Lockheed to Support US F-16 A/B Aircraft Modernisation Programme

US Plans to Lower F-35 Subcontractor Costs

The US Department of Defense (DoD) is planning to reduce F-35 Lightning II subcontractor costs to bring down the price of the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme. Defense News quoted...

US Plans to Lower F-35 Subcontractor Costs

IAF to Deploy More Combat Jets and Radars

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is planning to deploy more Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets and radars in the north-eastern part of the country. The IAF is also planning to replace the old radars to...

IAF to Deploy More Combat Jets and Radars

USAF JASSM System Completes Verification Test

Lockheed Martin has completed a product verification test (PVT) of the US Air Force (USAF) joint air-to-surface stand-off missile (JASSM) at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, US. During...

USAF JASSM System Completes Verification Test

FAB KC-390 Jets to Receive BAE Flight Control Electronics

BAE Systems is to deliver flight control systems for the KC-390 transport jet under a contract award from the aircraft manufacturer Embraer and the Brazilian Air Force (FAB). Under the...

FAB KC-390 Jets to Receive BAE Flight Control Electronics

JSF Programme Moves Ahead

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme has achieved a key milestone with BAE Systems completing a production readiness review (PRR) for manufacturing critical airframe components for...

JSF Programme Moves Ahead

RAAF Personnel Train on Mission Readiness in US

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) will participate in upgrade training and interact with US and allied forces after their return to Eielson Air Force Base and Joint Base...

RAAF Personnel Train on Mission Readiness in US

RAF Communications Personnel Deployment Ready

UK Royal Air Force communications specialists based at Royal Air Force Leeming have conducted a ten-day field preparation prior to deployment in support of operations in Libya in August. ...

RAF Communications Personnel Deployment Ready

Goodrich to Deliver Primary Flight Control System for Brazilian KC-390

Embraer has awarded Goodrich a contract to provide the primary flight control system for the new KC-390 aircraft for the Brazilian Air Force. Goodrich will deliver a fully-integrated,...

Goodrich to Deliver Primary Flight Control System for Brazilian KC-390

Brazil Selects IAE Engines for KC-390 Transport Jets

The Brazilian Air Force (FAB) has selected International Aero Engines (IAE) to deliver V2500-E5 engine powerplants for the nation's new KC-390 multirole tanker / transport aircraft. The...

Brazil Selects IAE Engines for KC-390 Transport Jets

Cobham to Provide Development Hardware for KC-46 Programme

Boeing has awarded two subcontracts to Cobham to deliver development hardware for the US Air Force's new KC-46 tanker aircraft. Under the $73m award, Cobham will provide the hose and drogue...

Cobham to Provide Development Hardware for KC-46 Programme

Global Hawk UAS Completes First Flight with MP-RTIP Sensor

The block 40 RQ-4B Global Hawk has completed its first full system flight with the multiplatform radar technology insertion programme (MP-RTIP) sensor at Edwards Air Force Base, California,...

Global Hawk UAS Completes First Flight with MP-RTIP Sensor

Atlantis Systems to Upgrade RDAF Flight Training Device

Atlantis Systems has been selected by AgustaWestland to install an upgrade to a flight training device used by the Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF). Under the contract, Atlantis Systems...

Atlantis Systems to Upgrade RDAF Flight Training Device

US Air Force Selects Rockwell Collins for KC-10 Cockpit Upgrade

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a contract to provide systems integration and avionics for the US Air Force KC-10 communication, navigation, surveillance (CNS) and air traffic management...

US Air Force Selects Rockwell Collins for KC-10 Cockpit Upgrade

Mongolian Air Force to Acquire MiG-29 Fighter Jets

The Mongolian Defence Ministry will acquire five Mikoyan MiG-29 fourth-generation jet fighter aircraft from Russia this year. The Mongolian Air Force has never had MiG-29s, but bought 44...

Mongolian Air Force to Acquire MiG-29 Fighter Jets

South Korea Considers Sukhoi T-50 PAK-FA for Fifth-Generation Fighter Deal

South Korea has included the Sukhoi T-50 PAK-FA fifth-generation fighter in a shortlist for its acquisition of advanced fighter aircraft, a Russian arms industry think-tank has said. The...

South Korea Considers Sukhoi T-50 PAK-FA for Fifth-Generation Fighter Deal

Airforce-technology.com Launches Major Defence Survey

Airforce-technology.com is launching a major global defence industry survey, and we'd like to hear your opinions on the most important sustainability issues for 2011-2012. Upon completion,...

Airforce-technology.com Launches Major Defence Survey

RAAF and JASDF Fighter Jets Conduct First Air Combat Training

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) F/A-18 Hornets from No 3 Squadron and Japanese Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF) F-15 Eagles from No 4 Air Wing have completed bilateral flying operations for...

RAAF and JASDF Fighter Jets Conduct First Air Combat Training