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Unionlet to Weaponise SAAF LUH

Unionlet has been awarded a contract by the South African Air Force (SAAF) to procure kits to weaponise the AgustaWestland A109 light utility helicopter (LUH). Under the R398 218,34...

Unionlet to Weaponise SAAF LUH

Cassidian to Modernise German Dome Trainer

Cassidian has been awarded a contract by the German Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement to modernise the air defence training system, Stinger, to increase protection of...

Cassidian to Modernise German Dome Trainer

Lockheed May Finalise F-16 Sales to Iraq and Oman by 2012

Lockheed Martin may finalise F-16 fighter jets sales contracts to Iraq and Oman by early 2012. The contract, if finalised, will include the sale of 18 fighter jets and a total of about...

Lockheed May Finalise F-16 Sales to Iraq and Oman by 2012

Egyptian Air Force to Receive AgustaWestland AW139 Rotorcraft

AgustaWestland North America has been awarded a contract under the US foreign military sales programme to provide two AW139 advanced rotorcraft to the Egyptian Air Force. Under the...

Egyptian Air Force to Receive AgustaWestland AW139 Rotorcraft

Boeing Receives C-17 Production Contract from USAF

Boeing has been awarded a $962.5m firm-fixed-price delivery contract against the basic C-17 Globemaster III production contract for the procurement of five C-17 aircraft for the US Air...

Boeing Receives C-17 Production Contract from USAF

Israeli Air Force to Procure Trainer Aircraft

The Israeli Defence Ministry is gearing up for the purchase of trainer aircraft for the Israeli Air Force (IAF) to provide advanced cadet training, and will soon issue a request for proposals...

Israeli Air Force to Procure Trainer Aircraft

US Announces Sale of Aircraft Spare Parts to Pakistan

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale order (FMSO) for spare parts for Pakistan's existing aircraft. Under the estimated $62m...

US Announces Sale of Aircraft Spare Parts to Pakistan

United Technologies to Provide Propulsion Systems for USAF

United Technologies Corp's Pratt & Whitney unit has been awarded a contract for the procurement of 36 low-rate initial production 4 (LRIP 4) F-135 propulsion systems for the US Air...

United Technologies to Provide Propulsion Systems for USAF

RAF Afghanistan Reaper UAVs to be Controlled from UK

The Royal Air Force's (RAF) Reaper MQ-9 UAVs that are based in Afghanistan will be controlled for the first time from a new squadron to be formed at RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire, UK. Control...

RAF Afghanistan Reaper UAVs to be Controlled from UK

RNZAF Participates in Exercise PekaPeka 11

Up to four Iroquois helicopters of the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) No 3 Squadron are taking part in a night flying exercise, PekaPeka 11, being held from 16-27 May 2011. Exercise...

RNZAF Participates in Exercise PekaPeka 11

South Korea to Export Trainer Jets to Peru

Peru's plan to import South Korean KT-1 trainer planes has moved ahead following assurance from the Peruvian president Alan Garcia to South Korea, according to South Korean special envoy...

South Korea to Export Trainer Jets to Peru

RNZAF Unveils New A109 Helicopters

The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) has unveiled three new Augusta Westland A109 helicopters stationed at a new hangar at Ohakea Air Base, Manawatu, New Zealand. RNZAF chief air...

RNZAF Unveils New A109 Helicopters

US Approves Sale of Saudi Cargo Planes to Turkish Air Force

The sale of Saudi Arabia's six US-built C-130E military cargo planes to Turkey has been approved by the US, senior Turkish and US officials have said. The Hürriyet Daily News quoted...

US Approves Sale of Saudi Cargo Planes to Turkish Air Force

Russia to Deploy Second Regiment S-400 Air Defence Systems

Russia will deploy a second regiment of advanced S-400 Triumf air defence systems near Moscow, as part of the air and missile defence network around the Russian capital, the Defence Ministry...

Russia to Deploy Second Regiment S-400 Air Defence Systems

PAF Activates Air Defence Radars on Western Border

The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) has activated its air defence radars installed on the western border with Afghanistan to ward off any covert strike on Pakistani soil. The activation follows...

PAF Activates Air Defence Radars on Western Border

Dutch Air Force Decommissions Utility Helicopters

The Royal Netherlands Air Force has decommissioned 14 Eurocopter AS532 Cougar utility helicopters as part of the government's plan to reduce defence spending by €1bn over the next four years....

Dutch Air Force Decommissions Utility Helicopters

Boeing to Deliver Combat Survivor Evader Locator to USAF

Boeing has received a contract from the US Air Force (USAF) to manufacture and deliver an additional 2,424 combat survivor evader locator (CSEL) combat search and rescue radios. Under the...

Boeing to Deliver Combat Survivor Evader Locator to USAF

Lockheed Awarded Additional JASM Contract

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control has been awarded a firm-fixed-price contract modification in support of the Joint Air-to-Surface Missiles (JASM) Program Office. The $45.7m contract...

Lockheed Awarded Additional JASM Contract

Russian Air Force to Purchase Antonov-140 Aircraft

Russian Air Force has placed an order for seven Antonov-140 turboprop military cargo aircraft developed in Ukraine, says Ukrainian aircraft engine manufacturer Motor Sich. Motor Sich...

Russian Air Force to Purchase Antonov-140 Aircraft

Northrop to Develop New Communications Antenna for B-2 Bomber

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force (USAF) to design and develop a new satellite communications antenna system for the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber. The...

Northrop to Develop New Communications Antenna for B-2 Bomber

Finnish Air Force Flight Tests Upgraded Hawk Mk66 Trainer

The Finnish Air Force has flight tested the first upgraded Hawk mk66 jet trainer from its flight test centre's base in Halli, Finland. The flight test verified the aircraft's safe...

Finnish Air Force Flight Tests Upgraded Hawk Mk66 Trainer