Latest News

Northrop to Continue Support for USAF E-11A Aircraft

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems has been awarded a modification contract for the operation and support of US Air Force (USAF) E-11A aircraft. The $20.65m modification contract is an extension...

Northrop to Continue Support for USAF E-11A Aircraft

China Eyes Pakistan for Armed Drones Sales

China has increased its research in drone technology and is in the process of building armed, jet-propelled unmanned planes with plans to sell to countries like Pakistan. The Washington...

China Eyes Pakistan for Armed Drones Sales

USAF Missile Warning Satellite Delivers First Infrared Imagery

The US Air Force (USAF) Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) geosynchronous (GEO-1) spacecraft has delivered the first infrared image to the SBIRS ground station. Lockheed overhead...

USAF Missile Warning Satellite Delivers First Infrared Imagery

RAF Voyager Tanker Begins Flight Trials with Tornado

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) Airbus Military A330 MRTT future strategic transport aircraft (FSTA) has successfully completed its first contacts with a Tornado fighter. Airbus Military said,...

RAF Voyager Tanker Begins Flight Trials with Tornado

Northrop to Support IAF Air Field Modernisation Programme

Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems has been awarded a contract to provide 30 NORMARC 7000 instrument landing systems (ILS) and 31 NORMARC Doppler VHF omni-directional range systems (DVOR) for...

Northrop to Support IAF Air Field Modernisation Programme

Indra to Maintain Spanish Military Satellite Communications Terminals

Indra has signed a framework agreement with the Spanish Ministry of Defence for the maintenance of satellite terminals of the satellite military communications system (SECOMSAT). Under...

Indra to Maintain Spanish Military Satellite Communications Terminals

CAE to Manufacture New C-130 AMP Trainer

CAE has been awarded a contract from Boeing to design and manufacture training devices as part of the C-130 avionics modernisation programme (AMP) for the US Air Force (USAF). Under...

CAE to Manufacture New C-130 AMP Trainer

ITT to Provide ALQ-211(V)9 Pod to Pakistan

ITT Systems has been awarded a not-to-exceed firm-fixed-price contract by the US for the sale of ALQ-211(V)9 advanced integrated defensive electronic warfare suite (AIDEWS) pods to...

ITT to Provide ALQ-211(V)9 Pod to Pakistan

BAE to Continue Support for RAAF Hawk Aircraft

BAE Systems has received a two-year extension contract to provide support to the Royal Australian Air Force's (RAAF) lead-in-fighter Hawk aircraft. The $150m contract includes...

BAE to Continue Support for RAAF Hawk Aircraft

RAF Lyneham Hercules Fleet Moved to New Base

Royal Air Force (RAF) Lyneham's Hercules fleet has been moved to a new RAF base at Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, UK. Lyneham, the largest operational RAF base, has been the home of the...

RAF Lyneham Hercules Fleet Moved to New Base

Raytheon Awarded UK Paveway Support Contract

Raytheon UK has been awarded a four-year continued in-service support contract by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for current and legacy Paveway weapon systems. Under the £10m contract,...

Raytheon Awarded UK Paveway Support Contract

Boeing to Upgrade USAF B-1B Bomber

Boeing has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force (USAF) to integrate three major modifications on the B-1 Lancer bomber fleet. The $99.5m contract is for the first lot of modification...

Boeing to Upgrade USAF B-1B Bomber

SAAF Awards IRIS-T Maintenance Contract to Diehl

The South African Air Force (SAAF) has awarded a contract to Diehl BGT Defence for the maintenance of infrared imaging system tail / thrust vector-controlled (IRIS-T) short-range...

SAAF Awards IRIS-T Maintenance Contract to Diehl

Diehl Conducts Successful IRIS-T SL Test Firing

Diehl Defence has successfully demonstrated two test firings of the surface-to-air guided missile IRIS-T surface launched (SL) at the OTB firing range in South Africa. The test fire achieved...

Diehl Conducts Successful IRIS-T SL Test Firing

Selex Galileo and Aeroeletronica International to Supply Grifo Radars to Brazilian Air Force

Selex Galileo and Israel's Aeroeletronica International have signed a contract for the supply of 11 additional Grifo F/BR radars to upgrade Brazilian Air Force F-5 planes. The Grifo fire...

Selex Galileo and Aeroeletronica International to Supply Grifo Radars to Brazilian Air Force

RDAF Conducts First Operational Flight of VSI Night Vision System

The Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) has conducted the first operational flight of the night vision cueing and display / aviator's night vision imaging system (NVCD/ANVIS) in an F-16 MLU...

RDAF Conducts First Operational Flight of VSI Night Vision System

Philippines Plans to Acquire Armed Trainers

The Philippine Air Force is planning to acquire six advanced jet trainers for conducting interdiction missions against intruders into its waters and air space, Defence Secretary Voltaire Gazmin...

Philippines Plans to Acquire Armed Trainers

Saab to Support Swedish Gripen System

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has awarded a contract to Saab for system maintenance and development studies regarding Gripen aircraft. Under the Skr1.034bn ($165.3m)...

Saab to Support Swedish Gripen System

Indonesian Air Force to Receive Super Tocano Aircraft Next Year

The Indonesian Air Force will receive the first four Super Tucano aircraft in March next year, air force spokesman First Marshall Bambang Samoedro has said. "These four Tucanoes will be placed...

Indonesian Air Force to Receive Super Tocano Aircraft Next Year

Kongsberg to Continue Norwegian JSM Development

Kongsberg has signed a contract with the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO) for the continuing development of phase II of the joint strike missile (JSM) until 2013. The...

Kongsberg to Continue Norwegian JSM Development

Rockwell to Support USAF KC-10 Tanker Aircraft

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract by the US Air Force (USAF) for KC-10 communication navigation surveillance air traffic management. The estimated $55.1m...

Rockwell to Support USAF KC-10 Tanker Aircraft