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Moldova to Sell MiG-29A Fighters

The Defence Ministry of the Republic of Moldova is again trying to sell six grounded MiG-29A Fulcrum fighters, a ministry spokesman has said. The fighters, which are in need of $30m of...

Moldova to Sell MiG-29A Fighters

Royal Air Force to Receive Seventh Boeing C-17

The UK Royal Air Force's (RAF) seventh C-17 Globemaster III airlifter has arrived at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, England, after undergoing modifications. RAF Air Officer Commanding...

Royal Air Force to Receive Seventh Boeing C-17

Airbus Bids Against Ilyushin for IAF Midair Tanker Contract

Airbus Military has bid against Russia's Ilyushin to supply six mid-air refuellers for the Indian Air Force (IAF) tanker tender, announced in September 2010. Airbus has offered its A330...

Airbus Bids Against Ilyushin for IAF Midair Tanker Contract

Boeing C-17 Programme Ups Production Rate

Boeing will deliver 13 C-17 Globemaster III airlifters in 2011 as part of its strategy to move to a new production rate of ten C-17s a year. The move to the new production rate will be...

Boeing C-17 Programme Ups Production Rate

Australian KC-30A MRTT Damaged in In-Flight Incident

An Australian KC-30A multirole tanker transport (MRTT) aircraft has been damaged in an in-flight incident with a Portuguese Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft. The incident occurred during a...

Australian KC-30A MRTT Damaged in In-Flight Incident

Japan and US Reach Agreement on F-35 Fighter Jets

The US and Japan have reached a confidentiality agreement on the F-35 fifth-generation multirole stealth fighter system to become the Japanese Air Self-Defence Force's (JASDF) main...

Japan and US Reach Agreement on F-35 Fighter Jets

Iran Test Fires Upgraded Surface-to-Air Missile

Iran has successfully test fired an upgraded version of the mid-range surface-to-air Haag missile near Khondab nuclear facilities, senior Iranian military commander Colonel Abolfazl Farmihani...

Iran Test Fires Upgraded Surface-to-Air Missile

Boeing Withdraws from IAF Midair Tanker Competition

Boeing has decided to withdraw from the midair tanker tender announced by the Indian Air Force (IAF) in September 2010. Boeing vice-president for defence, space and security in India Dr Vivek...

Boeing Withdraws from IAF Midair Tanker Competition

Aeroeletronica to Supply Hermes UASs to Brazilian Air Force

Elbit Systems' Brazilian subsidiary Aeroeletronica has been awarded a contract to supply Hermes 450 unmanned aircraft systems (UASs) to the Brazilian Air Force. The Hermes 450 UAS is designed...

Aeroeletronica to Supply Hermes UASs to Brazilian Air Force

Raytheon to Launch New GPS Collaboration Centre

Raytheon will open its new global positioning system (GPS) collaboration centre in February 2011 in El Segundo, California, US. The centre will allow US Air Force space and missile...

Raytheon to Launch New GPS Collaboration Centre

CSC to Provide Cybersecurity Services to US Air Force

CSC has been awarded a contract by the US Air Force to provide cybersecurity services for the 33rd Network Warfare Squadron (NWS). Under the contract, CSC will provide full spectrum...

CSC to Provide Cybersecurity Services to US Air Force

Airbus Military Begins Fatigue Testing of A400M

Airbus Military has begun major fatigue testing of the A400M turboprop military transport aircraft in Dresden, Germany. The test airframe, known as MSN5001, will be subjected to a...

Airbus Military Begins Fatigue Testing of A400M

Thailand Expects Gripen Jet Delivery in February

The Royal Thai Air Force is due to receive six Swedish-built JAS-39 Gripen jet fighters in February 2011. The single engine, multirole fighters will be stationed at the Wing 7 air force base...

Thailand Expects Gripen Jet Delivery in February

BAE Wins F-35 Mission Planning Support Contract

BAE Systems has received a $3.8m contract to continue supplying the secure operating system used to run the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter's mission-planning software. BAE's operating system...

BAE Wins F-35 Mission Planning Support Contract

Embraer to Modernise Brazilian Air Force AMX Fighters

The Brazilian Air Force and Embraer have signed a follow-on contract to modernise 43 AMX jet fighters in a move to improve Brazil's defence system. The agreement includes a structural...

Embraer to Modernise Brazilian Air Force AMX Fighters

USANG to Test Guardian Anti-Missile System on KC-135

The US Air National Guard (USANG) and Northrop Grumman are making modifications to a KC-135 air refuelling aircraft in preparation for the operational utility evaluation of the...

USANG to Test Guardian Anti-Missile System on KC-135

ARINC to Upgrade Indonesian C-130B Aircraft

ARINC Engineering Services has received a $63.7m contract to upgrade five C-130B transport aircraft of the Indonesian Air Force. Under the contract, ARINC will carry out structural and...

ARINC to Upgrade Indonesian C-130B Aircraft

Bell Helicopter to Provide Support Services to Canadian Griffon Fleet

Bell Helicopter has been awarded a ten-year, CH146 optimised weapon system support (OWSS) services contract for the Canadian Forces CH146 Griffon fleet. The $640m initial contract will be...

Bell Helicopter to Provide Support Services to Canadian Griffon Fleet

USAF Selects Harris Handheld and Vehicular Amplifier Systems

The US Air Force has awarded a contract to Harris to supply Falcon III AN/PRC-152 multiband, multimission handheld radios and vehicular amplifier systems. The $11m order was awarded through...

USAF Selects Harris Handheld and Vehicular Amplifier Systems

Patria to Supply MLU2 Systems to Finnish Air Force

The Finnish Air Force has awarded a task order to Patria for series installations of MLU2 systems upgrades for its Hornet fighters. The €24m order covers the modification of 35...

Patria to Supply MLU2 Systems to Finnish Air Force

RAF Crews Begin Training on Intelligence Aircraft with USAF

The UK Royal Air Force's (RAF) 51 Squadron crew of four has completed the first week of training on the Rivet Joint aircraft with the US Air Force. The co-manning arrangement will allow...

RAF Crews Begin Training on Intelligence Aircraft with USAF