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RMAF Explores Eurofighter Typhoon as MiG-29 Replacement

The Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) may get the Eurofighter Typhoon multirole combat aircraft (MRCA) as a replacement for the ten MiG-29 aircraft that have completed their service...

RMAF Explores Eurofighter Typhoon as MiG-29 Replacement

RAF Chinook Force Trains in US for Afghan Deployment

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) Odiham-based Chinook Force No 18 and 27 Squadrons participated in Exercise Ventus Magnus at El Centro in southern California, US, in preparation for ongoing...

RAF Chinook Force Trains in US for Afghan Deployment

DynCorp International Wins US Air Force Aviation Maintenance Contracts

DynCorp International (DI) has secured two US Air Force contracts under the contract field teams (CFT) vehicle to provide aviation maintenance work. The two task orders include the...

DynCorp International Wins US Air Force Aviation Maintenance Contracts

Germany Receives First Euro Hawk UAS

Germany has received the first high-altitude unmanned aircraft system (UAS), Euro Hawk, for the German Air Force in Manching Air Base, Germany. The Euro Hawk, based on the RQ-4 Global Hawk,...

Germany Receives First Euro Hawk UAS

French MoD in Talks with Dassault for New Drones

The French Ministry of Defence (MoD) has decided to open negotiations with Dassault Aviation for the delivery of a new medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicle...

French MoD in Talks with Dassault for New Drones

Harris to Support USAF Space Command Unit

Harris Information Technology Services is to be awarded a firm-price-incentive firm-with-award-fee contract modification to provide space operations maintenance and logistics support to US...

Harris to Support USAF Space Command Unit

South Korea Shortlists PAK-FA Fighter

South Korea's Defence Acquisition Programme Agency has shortlisted Sukhoi's PAK-FA/T-50 stealth fighter for its FX-III fighter contract. Flight Global has cited local reports as claiming...

South Korea Shortlists PAK-FA Fighter

SAIC Delivers Certified Physical Security System

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has successfully delivered a certified physical security system to the US Air Force (USAF) for protecting critical assets at Tinker Air...

SAIC Delivers Certified Physical Security System

German and Indian Air Forces Plan to Conduct Joint Drills

The German Air Force is planning to conduct a joint military exercise with the Indian Air Force (IAF) to achieve interoperability, Luftwaffe chief General Aarne Kreuzinger-Janik has said. "We...

German and Indian Air Forces Plan to Conduct Joint Drills

Georgia Awarded ALQ-211(V)9 Integration Contract

Georgia Tech Applied Research has been awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the foreign military sales Peace Drive II ALQ-211(V)9 integration on F-16 aircraft. The ALQ-213...

Georgia Awarded ALQ-211(V)9 Integration Contract

USAF to House F-35A Lightning II Aircraft at Nellis

The US Air Force (USAF) has issued a record of decision for the proposed basing of F-35A Lightning II aircraft at Nellis Air Force Base (AFB) between 2012 and 2020. The decision follows...

USAF to House F-35A Lightning II Aircraft at Nellis

Canadian Forces Evaluate Kestrel Automated Detection Software

Canadian forces are conducting an operational evaluation of Kestrel's automated target detection software capabilities on board the intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)...

Canadian Forces Evaluate Kestrel Automated Detection Software

Sri Lankan Air Force Opens Kilinochchi Airstrip

The Sri Lankan Air Force (SLAF) has opened a new airstrip in Kilinochchi, south-east of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, with the initial landing performed by an Y12 aircraft. SLAF spokesman Group Captain...

Sri Lankan Air Force Opens Kilinochchi Airstrip

USAF FAB-T Satellite Communications Programme Moves Ahead

The US Air Force's (USAF) family of advanced beyond line-of-sight terminals (FAB-T) programme is making progress with hardware and software development and is now nearing completion. ...

USAF FAB-T Satellite Communications Programme Moves Ahead

DLS to Provide MIDS-LVT Terminal to Coalition Forces

Data Link Solutions (DLS) has been awarded a direct commercial contract to provide multifunctional information distribution system low-volume terminals (MIDS-LVT) for Bulgaria, Lithuania...

DLS to Provide MIDS-LVT Terminal to Coalition Forces

UK Proposes F-35 Fighter Exchange with US

The UK has proposed an F-35 joint strike fighter (JSF) aircraft exchange with the US, according to a Pentagon letter to US Congress. Under the proposal, the UK will receive one US F-35...

UK Proposes F-35 Fighter Exchange with US

Iran Plans to Conduct Massive Countrywide Air Drills

The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) is planning to conduct massive countrywide air drills this summer, IRIAF lieutenant commander Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh has said. ...

Iran Plans to Conduct Massive Countrywide Air Drills

Irkut Likely to Supply Su-30 Fighters to Russian Air Force

Irkut aircraft holding is in discussions with the Russian Ministry of Defence to supply up to 40 Sukhoi Su-30 multirole fighters to the Russian Air Force. RIA Novosti has quoted Irkut...

Irkut Likely to Supply Su-30 Fighters to Russian Air Force

RAF Bases in Scotland Face Cuts

The number of UK Royal Air Force (RAF) bases located in Scotland will be reduced to only one with the closure of RAF Kinloss and RAF Leuchars by 2015. The decision is part of the effect of...

RAF Bases in Scotland Face Cuts

RAF to Deploy Additional Tornados to Libya

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) will deploy an additional four RAF Tornado GR4s to boost Nato's reconnaissance capability in support of the ongoing Libyan mission. The aircraft are in addition...

RAF to Deploy Additional Tornados to Libya

Pakistan to Purchase Additional F-16 Fighters

Pakistan is preparing to place an order for 18 additional F-16 block 52+ fighters, which would double its Fighting Falcon's advanced variant fleet, Pakistan Military Consortium think tank...

Pakistan to Purchase Additional F-16 Fighters