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South Korean Air Force Receives Additional F-15K Fighter Jets

The South Korean Air Force has received two additional F-15K Slam Eagle fighter jets from Boeing, which are deployed at the South's 11th Fighter Wing in Daegu, Seoul. The F-15K Slam Eagle is...

South Korean Air Force Receives Additional F-15K Fighter Jets

TCG Delivers Ground Support Systems to RSAF

Tactical Communications Group (TCG) has successfully completed the deployment of the Link 16 ground support system (GSS) to the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF). The GSS, installed at four...

TCG Delivers Ground Support Systems to RSAF

USAF Orders Bomb Fuses for Aerial Weapons

Kaman Aerospace Group has received an order from US Air Force (USAF) for bomb fuses for aerial weapons. The $23.8m order brings the volume of orders received for joint programmable fuses (JPF)...

USAF Orders Bomb Fuses for Aerial Weapons

Lockheed to Refurbish Re-Entry Vehicle for USAF's ICBM Programme

Lockheed has received a one-year subcontract from Northrop for the refurbishment of re-entry vehicles for the US Air Force's (USAF) Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM)...

Lockheed to Refurbish Re-Entry Vehicle for USAF's ICBM Programme

US Military Grounds F-35 Fighter Fleet

The US military has grounded its entire fleet of ten Lockheed-built F-35 fighter jets due to a dual generator failure and oil leak that occurred during a flight test last week. Lockheed...

US Military Grounds F-35 Fighter Fleet

RAF to Delay Retirement of Nimrod Aircraft

The UK Royal Air Force is planning to delay the retirement of two Nimrod electronic intelligence aircraft and extend their services to June 2011. The aircraft were originally scheduled to...

RAF to Delay Retirement of Nimrod Aircraft

India to Deploy BrahMos on Fifth-Generation Aircraft

India has plans to deploy its supersonic cruise missile, BrahMos, on the fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA), BrahMos Aerospace chief A Sivathanu Pillai has said. "If we are able to...

India to Deploy BrahMos on Fifth-Generation Aircraft

IRIAF Fighters Equipped with New Navigation Systems

Iranian Air Force fighter jets have been equipped with new navigation systems and missiles to conduct operations in all weather and climatic conditions, the Islamic Republic of Iran's Air...

IRIAF Fighters Equipped with New Navigation Systems

Pacific Air Force Personnel Deployed to Support Relief Efforts in Japan

Pacific air force personnel from various specialties have been deployed to support the ongoing disaster relief effort in Japan, following the 11 March earthquake of 8.9 on the Richter scale,...

Pacific Air Force Personnel Deployed to Support Relief Efforts in Japan

Northrop Flight-Tests Guardian Anti-Missile System

Northrop and the US Air National Guard's 190th Air Refueling Wing (ARW), have completed the first round of flight testing the Guardian anti-missile technology onboard a KC-135 air...

Northrop Flight-Tests Guardian Anti-Missile System

AAF to Acquire Nostromo Yarara UAV

The Argentine Air Force (AAF) has awarded an initial contract to Nostromo Defensa to design and produce three Yarara unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). The Yarara UAV is a small system for ISR...

AAF to Acquire Nostromo Yarara UAV

Australia Seeks C-17 Globemaster III Aircraft

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of a potential sale of a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft and associated equipment to Australia. Under the estimated $300m...

Australia Seeks C-17 Globemaster III Aircraft

Iran Needs to Focus on Air Power, Says Former Defence Minister

Iranian defence strategy should focus on boosting air force capabilities through several foreign air bases in the region, Former Iranian Defence Minister Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani has...

Iran Needs to Focus on Air Power, Says Former Defence Minister

TNI–AU Receives Two Used Boeing 737s

Garuda, Indonesia's national flag carrier, has delivered two second-hand Boeing 737-400 aircraft to the Indonesian Air Force (TNI–AU). The two passenger jets were handed over to support the VIP...

TNI–AU Receives Two Used Boeing 737s

South Korea to Buy Stealth Bomber

The South Korean Defence Ministry plans to purchase stealth bombers capable of avoiding radar detection to counter the threat of North Korea. South Korean Defence Minister Kim Kwan-jin said...

South Korea to Buy Stealth Bomber

Elbit to Develop New Head-Up Displays for USAF C-17

Elbit Systems of America a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems has been awarded a contract from Boeing for the development of the C-17 replacement head-up display (RHUD) for the US Air...

Elbit to Develop New Head-Up Displays for USAF C-17

IAF to Purchase Indigenous Combat Helicopters

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is to purchase 64 light combat helicopters (LCHs) worth $1.4bn from Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL). The two-engine, 5.5t LCH has undergone several test flights, and will...

IAF to Purchase Indigenous Combat Helicopters

Japanese SDF Mobilised Following Massive Earthquake

A powerful earthquake registering 8.9 on the Richter scale struck north eastern Japan on Friday, triggering a massive tsunami killing at least 15 people in Miyagi Prefecture. Power outages...

Japanese SDF Mobilised Following Massive Earthquake

BAE Test Flies Paveway IV Precision Guided Bomb for RAF

BAE Systems has completed a test flight of the first Paveway IV precision-guided bomb from a Typhoon multirole combat aircraft. During the one-hour-long test flight, the Typhoon avionics...

BAE Test Flies Paveway IV Precision Guided Bomb for RAF

Boeing Launches USAF X-37B OTV

Boeing has launched the second X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV) for the US Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office (RCO) on an Atlas V rocket into a low-Earth orbit. The X-37B design...

Boeing Launches USAF X-37B OTV

Raytheon to Provide Imaging Systems for USAF HH-60G Helicopters

Raytheon has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force to provide additional AN/AAQ-29A forward-looking infrared imaging systems. Under the $42m contract, Raytheon's AN/AAQ-29A systems...

Raytheon to Provide Imaging Systems for USAF HH-60G Helicopters